• Our partners include:

  • National Express
  • RailEurope
  • ThamesLink
  • Virgin Trains
  • BlaBlaCar
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia
  • Uber

There are 7 ways to get from The Shard to Kensington (Olympia) by bus, subway, taxi, car, towncar 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

Line 9 bus  •  39 min

  1. Take the line 9 bus from Green Park to Kensington 9 / ...

$6

Cheapest option

Subway  •  46 min

  1. Take the subway from Monument station to West Kensington station District

$3 - $5

5 alternative options

Line 9 bus via London Charing Cross  •  49 min

  1. Take the line 9 bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square to Kensington 9 / ...

$8 - $10

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from The Shard to Kensington (Olympia) 6.3 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from The Shard to Kensington (Olympia) 6.3 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  15 min

  1. Take an Uber from The Shard to Kensington (Olympia) 6.3 miles

$18 - $26

Bikeshare  •  44 min

  1. Cycle from Duke Street Hill, London Bridge to Warwick Road, Olympia 6.2 miles

$12 - $16

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from The Shard to Kensington (Olympia) is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 15 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from The Shard to Kensington (Olympia) is to taxi which costs £24 - £29 and takes 15 min.

More details

The distance between The Shard and Kensington (Olympia) is 5 miles. The road distance is 6.3 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from The Shard to Kensington (Olympia) without a car is to line 9 bus which takes 39 min and costs £4 - £5.

More details

It takes approximately 39 min to get from The Shard to Kensington (Olympia), including transfers.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between The Shard to Kensington (Olympia) is 6 miles. It takes approximately 15 min to drive from The Shard to Kensington (Olympia).

Get driving directions

There are 9031+ hotels available in Kensington (Olympia). Prices start at $75 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from The Shard to Kensington (Olympia).
Launch map view
  • Distance: 5.2 miles
  • Duration: 39 min

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

London Buses operates a bus from The Shard to Kensington (Olympia) every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 25 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Green Park to Kensington
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square to Kensington
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from The Shard to Kensington (Olympia)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$18 - $26
Access
$20 - $28
Assist
$20 - $28
UberX
$20 - $28
UberXL
$28 - $40
Exec
$30 - $50
Lux
$55 - $75
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Duke Street Hill, London Bridge to Warwick Road, Olympia
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from The Shard to Kensington (Olympia)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.