There are 6 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to The Shard by train, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  29 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge

$13 - $24

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to The Shard 31 miles

$150 - $180

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to The Shard 31 miles

$6 - $10

Shuttle  •  50 min

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

$150 - $220

Towncar  •  52 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to The Shard 31 miles

$120 - $180

Uber  •  52 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to The Shard 31 miles

$65 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to The Shard is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to The Shard is to train which costs £10 - £18 and takes 29 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and The Shard is 24 miles. The road distance is 31 miles.

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The train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge takes 28 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at London Bridge. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 28 min.

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What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and The Shard, England?

Thameslink operates a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to The Shard every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $13 - $19 and the journey takes 28 min. Southern also services this route 5 times a week.

Train operators
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to The Shard
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65 - $85
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uber.com
uberPOOL
$65 - $85
uberACCESS
$75 - $110
uberASSIST
$75 - $110
uberX
$75 - $110
uberXL
$110 - $160
UberEXEC
$150 - $220
UberLUX
$260 - $360
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to The Shard
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London Gatwick Airport to The Shard
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to The Shard
Estimated price
$120 - $180

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Trips from London Gatwick Airport (LGW)