There are 8 ways to get from The Shard to Westminster by subway, train, 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.

Recommended option

Tube  •  9 min

  1. Take the Tube from London Bridge Underground Station to Westminster Underground Station Jubilee

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Train  •  9 min

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

$1 - $8

6 alternative options

Line 381 bus  •  16 min

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

$3

Ferry  •  24 min

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

$7 - $9

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from The Shard to Westminster 2.9 miles

$16 - $20

Uber  •  8 min

  1. Take an Uber from The Shard to Westminster 2.9 miles

$9 - $15

Walk  •  48 min

  1. Walk from The Shard to Westminster 2.5 miles

Bikeshare  •  22 min

  1. Cycle from Duke Street Hill, London Bridge to Kings Gate House, Westminster 2.9 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from The Shard to Westminster is to line 381 bus which costs £2 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from The Shard to Westminster is to taxi which costs £12 - £15 and takes 8 min.

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The distance between The Shard and Westminster is 2 miles.

The Tube from London Bridge Underground Station to Westminster Underground Station takes 5 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 10 minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Bridge and arriving at London Charing Cross. Services depart every five minutes. The journey takes approximately 8 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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What companies run services between The Shard, England and Westminster, England?

Southeastern operates a train from The Shard to Westminster every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 8 min. Southern also services this route hourly. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from The Shard to Westminster every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 13 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from London Bridge Underground Station to Westminster Underground Station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from London Bridge Station to Waterloo, County Hall
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 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 Westminster
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$9 - $15
uberACCESS
$10 - $15
uberASSIST
$10 - $15
uberX
$10 - $15
uberXL
$14 - $20
UberEXEC
$19 - $26
UberLUX
$30 - $40
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Duke Street Hill, London Bridge to Kings Gate House, Westminster
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from The Shard to Westminster
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$16 - $20
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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