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There are 8 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to The Shard by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Train, subway  •  23m

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Canning Town DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the subway from Canning Town station to London Bridge station Jubilee

$5 - $8

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Line 474 bus, subway  •  31m

  1. Take the line 474 bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Canning Town 474
  2. Take the subway from Canning Town station to London Bridge station Jubilee

$6 - $8

Train  •  1h 6m

  1. Take the train from Woolwich Dockyard to London Bridge

$14 - $20

Taxi  •  18m

  1. Take a taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to The Shard 7.4 miles

$26 - $31

Drive  •  18m

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to The Shard 7.4 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  17m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London City Airport to The Shard

$60 - $85

Towncar  •  18m

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to The Shard 7.4 miles

$80 - $120

Uber  •  18m

  1. Take an Uber from London City Airport (LCY) to The Shard 7.4 miles

$20 - $28

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to The Shard is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 18m.

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The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to The Shard is to shuttle which costs £45 - £70 and takes 17m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Woolwich Dockyard and arriving at London Bridge. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 5m.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and The Shard is 6 miles. The road distance is 7.4 miles.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to The Shard without a car is to train and subway which takes 23m and costs £4 - £7.

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It takes approximately 23m to get from London City Airport (LCY) to The Shard, including transfers.

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London City Airport (LCY) to The Shard train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Woolwich Dockyard station.

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London City Airport (LCY) to The Shard train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at London Bridge station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London City Airport (LCY) to The Shard is 7 miles. It takes approximately 18m to drive from London City Airport (LCY) to The Shard.

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There are 9273+ hotels available in The Shard. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London City Airport (LCY) to The Shard.
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  • Distance: 5.9 miles
  • Duration: 23m

What companies run services between London City Airport (LCY), England and The Shard, England?

Southeastern operates a train from London City Airport (LCY) to The Shard every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $14 - $20 and the journey takes 1h 5m.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to Canning Town DLR Station
Ave. Duration
6m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
London Underground (Tube)
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Woolwich Dockyard to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Canning Town
Ave. Duration
14m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London City Airport (LCY) to The Shard
Ave. Duration
18m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$18 - $24
Assist
$18 - $24
UberX
$18 - $24
Pool
$20 - $28
UberXL
$26 - $35
Exec
$30 - $45
Lux
$50 - $70
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to The Shard
Ave. Duration
18m
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
17m
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London City Airport to The Shard
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Towncar from London City Airport to The Shard
Estimated price
$80 - $120

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