There are 7 ways to get from Russell Square Underground Station to The Shard by subway, bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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

Recommended option

Tube via Green Park Underground Station  •  18 min

  1. Take the Tube from Russell Square Underground Station to Green Park Underground Station Piccadilly
  2. Take the Tube from Green Park Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station Jubilee

$5 - $7

Cheapest option

Line 17 bus  •  41 min

  1. Take the line 17 bus from Russell Square, Eastman Dental Hospital to London Bridge Borough High St 17

$3

5 alternative options

Tube  •  27 min

  1. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station Northern

$2 - $4

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Russell Square Underground Station to The Shard 3.5 miles

$19 - $24

Uber  •  11 min

  1. Take an Uber from Russell Square Underground Station to The Shard 3.5 miles

$11 - $17

Walk  •  51 min

  1. Walk from Russell Square Underground Station to The Shard 2.7 miles

Bikeshare  •  24 min

  1. Cycle from Russell Square Station, Bloomsbury to Duke Street Hill, London Bridge 2.9 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Russell Square Underground Station to The Shard is to line 17 bus which costs £2 and takes 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Russell Square Underground Station to The Shard is to taxi which costs £14 - £18 and takes 11 min.

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The distance between Russell Square Underground Station and The Shard is 2 miles.

It takes approximately 18 min to get from Russell Square Underground Station to The Shard, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Russell Square, Eastman Dental Hospital and arriving at London Bridge Borough High St. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

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What companies run services between Russell Square Underground Station, England and The Shard, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Russell Square Underground Station to The Shard every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 27 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Russell Square Underground Station to Green Park Underground Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Green Park Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Russell Square, Eastman Dental Hospital to London Bridge Borough High St
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Russell Square Underground Station to The Shard
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$11 - $17
uberACCESS
$12 - $17
uberASSIST
$12 - $17
uberX
$12 - $17
uberXL
$16 - $23
UberEXEC
$23 - $35
UberLUX
$35 - $50
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Russell Square Station, Bloomsbury to Duke Street Hill, London Bridge
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Russell Square Underground Station to The Shard
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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