Tickets for The View from the Shard.
- Access to The View from the Shard
Offering one of the best views in London with views of up to 64 KM on a good day from over 300 meters up.
Being able to see many of the top attractions in London is just one of the reasons why this is such a popular ticket.
Why not add a glass of fizz (available at the Moet & Chandon bar on site) to make it extra special whilst you gaze out over the city and take in the view.
The Shard is one of the 100 tallest building in the world and has 95 stories. It has reshaped the London skyline and is now one of the most recognised landmarks in London!
You get to the viewing platform by a high-speed elevator that takes you 68 floors above the city to the viewing room, where you can marvel at the view and look at multiple of London’s famous landmarks and attractions.
Why not upgrade to one of our great combination tickets. For the View From the Shard we offer:
Useful Information About The Shard
The Shard Address: 32 London Bridge Street, London, SE1 9SG
The View From The Shard Opening Hours: Monday & Tuesday: Closed | Wednesday, Thursday & Friday: 11:00 – 19:00 | Saturday: 13:00 – 21:00 | Sunday: 11:00 – 19:00
How to get to The Shard:
Via London Underground: London Bridge (opposite The Shard). If you don’t mind walking, you can also get off at Bond Street (9 minute walk) and Canary Wharf Station (6 minute walk) both on the Jubilee Line, or Bank and Moorgate Stations are around 3 minute walk on the Northern Line.
Via Bus: Bus Routes: 43, 48, 141, 149 and 521.
Via Riverboat: The Uber Boat by Thames Clippers and London’s River Bus both stop at London Bridge City Pier which is a 5-minute walk.
Frequently Asked Questions About The Shard
Q: What is the Shard?
A: The Shard (at time of writing!) is the tallest building in the UK and stands at 1016 feet which is 310 meters.
Q: When was The Shard built?
A: They began to build The Shard in 2009 and it was completed in 2012.
Q: What is The Shard used for?
A: The Shard has a mixture of office space, living accommodation, a hotel, restaurants and observation decks.
Q: How many floors does The Shard have?
A: The Shard has 95 floors!
Q: How tall is The Shard?
A: The Shard stands at 1016 feet or 310 meters.
Q: How much does it cost to visit The Shard?
A: The Shard tickets cost from £33.99
Q: What is the best time to visit The Shard?
A: The Shard is a very popular attraction in London so its generally always going to have a crowd, however we recommend either sunset or evening time to try and enjoy the best views, especially on a clear day as the city lights up and its just beautiful. Morning time will be one of the quieter times though, if you do want to try and avoid the heavier crowds.