There are 7 ways to get from The Shard to Kensington Olympia Underground Station by bus, subway, train, 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  •  42 min

  1. Take the line 9 bus from Green Park to Kensington (Olympia) Station 9 / ...

$6

Cheapest option

Tube  •  49 min

  1. Take the Tube from Cannon Street Underground Station to West Kensington Underground Station District

$3 - $5

5 alternative options

Train  •  53 min

  1. Take the train from London Bridge to West Hampstead Thameslink
  2. Take the train from West Hampstead to Kensington (Olympia)

$8 - $12

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from The Shard to Kensington Olympia Underground Station 6.5 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from The Shard to Kensington Olympia Underground Station 6.5 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  16 min

  1. Take an Uber from The Shard to Kensington Olympia Underground Station 6.5 miles

$18 - $25

Bikeshare  •  46 min

  1. Cycle from Duke Street Hill, London Bridge to Kensington Olympia Station, Olympia 6.5 miles

$12 - $16

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from The Shard to Kensington Olympia Underground Station. However, there are services departing from London Bridge and arriving at Kensington (Olympia) via West Hampstead. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 53 min.

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The distance between The Shard and Kensington Olympia Underground Station is 5 miles. The road distance is 6.5 miles.

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The best way to get from The Shard to Kensington Olympia Underground Station without a car is to line 9 bus which takes 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 42 min to get from The Shard to Kensington Olympia Underground Station, including transfers.

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The Shard to Kensington Olympia Underground Station train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from London Bridge station.

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The best way to get from The Shard to Kensington Olympia Underground Station is to line 9 bus which takes 42 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 53 min.

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The Shard to Kensington Olympia Underground Station train services, operated by London Overground, arrive at Kensington (Olympia) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between The Shard to Kensington Olympia Underground Station is 7 miles. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from The Shard to Kensington Olympia Underground Station.

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There are 8375+ hotels available in Kensington Olympia Underground Station. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from The Shard to Kensington Olympia Underground Station.
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  • Distance: 5.4 miles
  • Duration: 42 min

What companies run services between The Shard, England and Kensington Olympia Underground Station, England?

London Buses operates a bus from The Shard to Kensington Olympia Underground Station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from The Shard to Kensington Olympia Underground Station via London Bridge, West Hampstead Thameslink, and West Hampstead in around 53 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Cannon Street Underground Station to West Kensington Underground Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from West Hampstead to Kensington (Olympia)
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$2 - $4
Cash
$5 - $8
Oyster Card
$2 - $4
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Green Park to Kensington (Olympia) Station
Ave. Duration
25 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 Underground Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$18 - $25
Access
$19 - $26
Assist
$19 - $26
UberX
$19 - $26
UberXL
$27 - $40
Exec
$35 - $50
Lux
$55 - $80
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Duke Street Hill, London Bridge to Kensington Olympia Station, Olympia
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from The Shard to Kensington Olympia Underground Station
Ave. Duration
16 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

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