What tube station is the Shard at?
What tube station is the Shard at?
London Bridge station
Plan your journey London Underground and mainline Southern and Southeastern trains come into London Bridge station, which is directly next to The Shard.
What line is London Bridge tube station on?
Underground/Tube London Bridge station is served by the Northern, and Jubilee lines.
Which part of London is the shard?
The Shard, also referred to as the Shard of Glass, Shard London Bridge and formerly London Bridge Tower, is a 72-storey skyscraper, designed by the Italian architect Renzo Piano, in Southwark, London, that forms part of the Shard Quarter development.
Can you go up The Shard without paying?
No you do not have to pay unless you wish to go up to “The View from The Shard”. If you just want to enjoy the view from our restaurant and bar Aqua Shard just go to our website “aquashard co uk” and reserve a table or if only for the bar just pop in and enjoy our cocktails.
Is it free to go to The Shard bar?
Thankfully the Bar at AquaShard ‘operates on a walk in basis only, no reservations are taken. Entry is subject to capacity’. Basically that means you’re in the Shard for free.
How much is the tube from Kings Cross to London Bridge?
London Underground (Tube) operates a vehicle from King’s Cross St. Pancras station to London Bridge station every 5 minutes. Tickets cost £2 – £3 and the journey takes 10 min.
Which is taller the Eiffel Tower or shard?
At 308 metres the Shard is widely quoted as now being the tallest building in Europe. But while the main body of the Eiffel Tower is only 300 metres tall, it stands at 324 metres once you add the base and television antenna.
Can you see France from the Shard?
The Shard is very high, but no, you cannot see France. France is more than 100 miles away. What you can see is all of London and beyond, 40 miles in every direction, all the way to hills and fields where sheep graze.
How do I get into the Shard for free?
Alternatively, visitors who use the London Pass can get free admission to View from the Shard in addition to covering the costs of several extra activities and attractions like these: Hop-on-Hop-off Bus Tour.
Which is the nearest tube station to Shard in Borough?
What’s the nearest tube station to Shard in Borough? The London Bridge station is the nearest one to Shard in Borough. More details How far is the train station from Shard in Borough? The nearest train station to Shard in Borough is a 3 min walk away. More details
Which is the easiest way to get to the shard?
The easiest way to get to The Shard is by tube. The building is located almost on top of London Bridge Station and the entrance to The View from The Shard is very near the tube exit. London bridge Station is connected to two tube lines, the Northern Line or the Jubilee Line.
Is there a train from London Bridge to the shard?
London Underground and mainline Southern and Southeastern trains come into London Bridge station, which is directly next to The Shard. Northern Line – direct link to Kings Cross, Euston and St Pancras (Eurostar International) stations and to all other London Underground lines.
Where to get to the view from the shard?
Golden Tours stop at London Bridge Station as part of their London Double Decker site-seeing tour. Their pick up and set down point is marked as No. 39 on the Hop on Hop off map. If travelling to the attraction by car, please note that there are no parking or drop-off facilities at The View from The Shard.