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There are 7 ways to get from South Kensington (Station) to The Shard by subway, bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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Recommended option

Subway via Westminster station  •  17 min

  1. Take the subway from South Kensington station to Westminster station Circle / ...
  2. Take the subway from Westminster station to London Bridge station Jubilee

$5 - $7

Cheapest option

Subway  •  27 min

  1. Take the subway from South Kensington station to Monument station Circle / ...

$3 - $4

5 alternative options

Line 14 bus  •  35 min

  1. Take the line 14 bus from South Kensington to Green Park 14 / ...

$5 - $7

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from South Kensington (Station) to The Shard 4.9 miles

$25 - $31

Uber  •  14 min

  1. Take an Uber from South Kensington (Station) to The Shard 4.9 miles

$14 - $21

Walk  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Walk from South Kensington (Station) to The Shard 4.4 miles

Bikeshare  •  38 min

  1. Cycle from South Kensington Station, South Kensington to Duke Street Hill, London Bridge 5.2 miles

$11 - $14

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from South Kensington (Station) to The Shard is to subway which costs £2 - £3 and takes 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from South Kensington (Station) to The Shard is to taxi which costs £19 - £24 and takes 14 min.

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The distance between South Kensington (Station) and The Shard is 4 miles.

The best way to get from South Kensington (Station) to The Shard without a car is to subway which takes 17 min and costs £3 - £6.

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It takes approximately 17 min to get from South Kensington (Station) to The Shard, including transfers.

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There are 8517+ hotels available in The Shard. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from South Kensington (Station) to The Shard.
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  • Distance: 3.9 miles
  • Duration: 17 min

What companies run services between South Kensington (Station), England and The Shard, England?

London Buses operates a bus from South Kensington (Station) to The Shard every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 23 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from South Kensington station to Westminster station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Westminster station to London Bridge station
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from South Kensington station to Monument station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from South Kensington (Station) to The Shard
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$14 - $21
Access
$15 - $21
Assist
$15 - $21
UberX
$15 - $21
UberXL
$21 - $29
Exec
$28 - $40
Lux
$45 - $60
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from South Kensington Station, South Kensington to Duke Street Hill, London Bridge
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from South Kensington (Station) to The Shard
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$25 - $31
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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