There are 6 ways to get from The Shard to London Eye by bus, ferry, taxi, towncar, foot 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.

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Line 381 bus  •  19 min

  1. Take the line 381 bus from London Bridge Station to Waterloo, County Hall 381

$3

5 alternative options

Ferry  •  29 min

  1. Take the ferry from London Bridge City Pier to Westminster Pier Rb1x / ...

$7 - $9

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from The Shard to London Eye 1.6 miles

$10 - $13

Uber  •  6 min

  1. Take an Uber from The Shard to London Eye 1.6 miles

$6 - $11

Walk  •  31 min

  1. Walk from The Shard to London Eye 1.7 miles

Bikeshare  •  20 min

  1. Cycle from Duke Street Hill, London Bridge to Jubilee Gardens, South Bank 1.6 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from The Shard to London Eye is to line 381 bus which costs £2 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from The Shard to London Eye is to taxi which costs £8 - £10 and takes 6 min.

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The distance between The Shard and London Eye is 1 miles.

The line 381 bus from London Bridge Station to Waterloo, County Hall takes 13 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Bridge Station station and arriving at Waterloo, County Hall. Services depart every five minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from London Bridge City Pier and arriving at Westminster Pier. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 18 min.

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Map of how to get from The Shard to London Eye.
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  • Distance: 1.4 miles
  • Duration: 19 min

What companies run services between The Shard, England and London Eye, England?

London Buses operates a bus from The Shard to London Eye every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 13 min.

Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from London Bridge Station to Waterloo, County Hall
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry operators
London River Services
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry from London Bridge City Pier to Westminster Pier
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from The Shard to London Eye
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$6 - $11
Access
$6 - $10
Assist
$6 - $10
UberX
$6 - $10
UberXL
$9 - $13
Exec
$12 - $17
Lux
$18 - $25
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Duke Street Hill, London Bridge to Jubilee Gardens, South Bank
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from The Shard to London Eye
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$10 - $13
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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