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There are 9 ways to get from Strand Palace Hotel to The Shard by train, bus, subway, ferry, night bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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Train  •  14 min

  1. Take the train from London Charing Cross to London Bridge

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Bus  •  31 min

  1. Take the bus from Covent Garden Catherine Street to London Bridge Station Rv1 / ...

$3

7 alternative options

Line 139 bus, subway  •  17 min

  1. Take the line 139 bus from Covent Garden, Southampton St Covent Garden to Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd 159 / ...
  2. Take the subway from Waterloo station to London Bridge station Jubilee

$5 - $7

Ferry  •  23 min

  1. Take the ferry from Embankment Pier to London Bridge City Pier Rb1 / ...

$6 - $9

Night bus  •  15 min

  1. Take the night bus from Covent Garden, Southampton St Covent Garden to London Bridge Bus Station N343 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Strand Palace Hotel to The Shard 2.7 miles

$15 - $19

Uber  •  9 min

  1. Take an Uber from Strand Palace Hotel to The Shard 2.7 miles

$9 - $14

Walk  •  36 min

  1. Walk from Strand Palace Hotel to The Shard 1.9 miles

Bikeshare  •  22 min

  1. Cycle from Southampton Street, Strand to Duke Street Hill, London Bridge 2.2 miles

$7 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Strand Palace Hotel to The Shard is to bus which costs £2 and takes 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Strand Palace Hotel to The Shard is to taxi which costs £12 - £15 and takes 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Covent Garden Catherine Street and arriving at London Bridge Station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Embankment Pier and arriving at London Bridge City Pier. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Charing Cross and arriving at London Bridge. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 min.

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The distance between Strand Palace Hotel and The Shard is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Strand Palace Hotel to The Shard without a car is to train which takes 14 min and costs £4 - £6.

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The train from London Charing Cross to London Bridge takes 7 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Strand Palace Hotel to The Shard bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Covent Garden Catherine Street station.

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Strand Palace Hotel to The Shard train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from London Charing Cross station.

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Map of how to get from Strand Palace Hotel to The Shard.
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  • Distance: 1.6 miles
  • Duration: 14 min

What companies run services between Strand Palace Hotel, England and The Shard, England?

Southeastern operates a train from Strand Palace Hotel to The Shard every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 7 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Strand Palace Hotel to The Shard every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 25 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Covent Garden, Southampton St Covent Garden to Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Covent Garden Catherine Street to London Bridge Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Night bus from Covent Garden, Southampton St Covent Garden to London Bridge Bus Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Ferry operators
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry from Embankment Pier to London Bridge City Pier
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
London River Services
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Strand Palace Hotel to The Shard
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$9 - $14
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uber.com
Pool
$9 - $14
Access
$9 - $13
Assist
$9 - $13
UberX
$9 - $13
UberXL
$13 - $19
Exec
$18 - $24
Lux
$28 - $40
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Southampton Street, Strand to Duke Street Hill, London Bridge
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
London River Services
Taxi from Strand Palace Hotel to The Shard
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$15 - $19
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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The best way to get from Strand Palace Hotel to The Shard is to train which takes 14 min and costs £4 - £6. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £2 and takes 31 min.

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Strand Palace Hotel to The Shard bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at London Bridge Station.

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Strand Palace Hotel to The Shard train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at London Bridge station.

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There are 9011+ hotels available in The Shard. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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