There are 6 ways to get from Strood to The Shard by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train Southeastern  •  54 min

  1. Take the train from Strood to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to London Bridge

$22 - $31

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Bus  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Earl Estate, Maple Road Bottom to Monument 762 / ...

$11

4 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester to London Bridge

$17 - $26

Bus, line 96 bus  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Earl Estate, Elaine Avenue to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) 700|Sapphire
  2. Take the line 96 bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Woolwich Arsenal Station 96

$17 - $23

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Strood to The Shard 29.4 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Strood to The Shard 29.4 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Strood to The Shard is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Strood to The Shard is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 43 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Earl Estate, Maple Road Bottom and arriving at Monument. Services depart every two hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Strood to The Shard. However, there are services departing from Strood and arriving at London Bridge via London St Pancras International LL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 54 min.

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The distance between Strood and The Shard is 26 miles. The road distance is 29.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Strood to The Shard without a car is to train which takes 54 min and costs £16 - £24.

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It takes approximately 54 min to get from Strood to The Shard, including transfers.

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Strood to The Shard bus services, operated by Clarkes of London, depart from Earl Estate, Maple Road Bottom station.

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Strood to The Shard train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Strood station.

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The best way to get from Strood to The Shard is to train which takes 54 min and costs £16 - £24. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £8 and takes 1 h 36 min.

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Map of how to get from Strood to The Shard.
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  • Distance: 25.6 miles
  • Duration: 54 min

What companies run services between Strood, England and The Shard, England?

You can take a train from Strood to The Shard via St Pancras International, London St Pancras International LL, and London Bridge in around 54 min. Alternatively, Clarkes of London operates a bus from Strood to The Shard every 2 hours. Tickets cost $11 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Strood to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Train from Rochester to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Rochester to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Clarkes of London
Phone
020 8778 6697
Email
info@clarkescoaches.co.uk
Website
clarkescoaches.co.uk
Bus from Earl Estate, Maple Road Bottom to Monument
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
Clarkes of London
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Earl Estate, Elaine Avenue to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Woolwich Arsenal Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Strood to The Shard
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk

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