There are 7 ways to get from Westminster Abbey to The Shard by subway, ferry, night bus, 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  •  15 min

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

$2 - $4

6 alternative options

Ferry  •  28 min

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

$7 - $10

Night bus  •  17 min

  1. Take the night bus from Westminster Station Parliament Square to London Bridge Station N381

$3

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Westminster Abbey to The Shard 2.7 miles

$15 - $19

Uber  •  9 min

  1. Take an Uber from Westminster Abbey to The Shard 2.7 miles

$9 - $15

Walk  •  40 min

  1. Walk from Westminster Abbey to The Shard 2.1 miles

Bikeshare  •  24 min

  1. Cycle from Storey's Gate, Westminster to Duke Street Hill, London Bridge 2.4 miles

$7 - $10

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Westminster Station Parliament Square station and arriving at London Bridge Station station. This bus operates Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Westminster Pier and arriving at London Bridge City Pier. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16 min.

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The distance between Westminster Abbey and The Shard is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Westminster Abbey to The Shard without a car is to Tube which takes 15 min and costs .

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The Tube from Westminster Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station takes 4 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Westminster Abbey to The Shard bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Westminster Station Parliament Square.

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Westminster Abbey to The Shard bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at London Bridge Station.

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There are 8254+ hotels available in The Shard. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Westminster Abbey to The Shard.
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  • Distance: 1.8 miles
  • Duration: 15 min

What companies run services between Westminster Abbey, England and The Shard, England?

London Underground (Tube) operates a vehicle from Westminster Abbey to The Shard every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 4 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Westminster Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Westminster Station Parliament Square to London Bridge Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry operators
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry from Westminster Pier to London Bridge City Pier
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Westminster Abbey to The Shard
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$9 - $15
Access
$9 - $14
Assist
$9 - $14
UberX
$9 - $14
UberXL
$13 - $18
Exec
$18 - $25
Lux
$28 - $40
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Storey's Gate, Westminster to Duke Street Hill, London Bridge
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from Westminster Abbey to The Shard
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$15 - $19
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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