The View From The Shard skip-the-line tickets
Attractions & guided tours

The View From The Shard skip-the-line tickets

based on 11 reviews
Availability: Wednesday to Sunday
Mobile voucher accepted
Validity: Flexible
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Experience unforgettable 360-degree, 40-mile views over London
  • Elevate your experience even further with a glass of champagne or a signature cocktail
  • Free wi-fi for sharing your trip among the clouds
  • No time restriction - stay as long as you want
What to expect

The View from The Shard takes you on a multi-sensory journey 244 meters (800 feet) above London on the tallest building in Western Europe. Your trip will include:

  • Four separate lifts through different exhibition levels
  • Two bars for you to have a drink, coffee, or tea while enjoying The View
  • Level 72 outdoor viewing gallery for the sounds and atmosphere of the city below
  • Free wi-fi to share pictures, thoughts, and views with your friends all over the world
  • In summertime relax in the Summer Garden, the highest garden in London

You have the choice of either a midweek saver ticket for visits from Wednesday to Thursday or a family ticket for 2 up to 5 people with at least 1 person aged between 4 to 15 years. These tickets include guaranteed entry, View Guarantee (for more details below), and four souvenir digital photos. You can upgrade your visit with the essential ticket to include a signature cocktail or mocktail at one of the bars. Or upgrade even further with the deluxe ticket to add skip-the-line entry, a guidebook, and the choice between a signature cocktail, mocktail, or a glass of Moet champagne.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • What's included
    • Midweek saver: Entrance; free wi-fi access; 4 souvenir digital photos; view guarantee
    • Family ticket: Entrance; free wi-fi access; 4 souvenir digital photos; view guarantee
    • Essential: Entrance; free wi-fi access; 4 souvenir digital photos; view guarantee; 1 signature cocktail
    • Deluxe: Entrance; free wi-fi access; 4 souvenir digital photos; view guarantee; 1 signature cocktail or 1 glass of Moet champagne; skip-the-line entry; panoramic guide booklet
    Reduced price
    • Infants (0-3): free
    Where

    The View from The Shard, Joiner Street, London Bridge, London SE1

    Meeting point:

    Nearest station: London Bridge.

    What to remember
    • Handheld cameras for personal use are allowed
    • Large bags, tripods, rucksacks, and other large equipment are not allowed and there is no storeroom available (the nearest baggage storage company is located at Waterloo station)
    • There is no cloakroom facility for bags, however, folded pushchairs can be left in the designated area in the booking hall for free at your own risk (bags and coats cannot be left with them)
    • The glass of champagne is only available for those aged 18 and above
    • To book the family tickets you must have at least 1 person aged between 4 to 15 years in your group
    • For family tickets, select one ticket matching the number of people in your group
    • Infants aged 0 to 3 years do not need a ticket and can enter for free
    • Please note that the skip-the-line entry is only included with the Deluxe package, other packaged have a normal guaranteed entry
    • VIEW GUARANTEE: You’ll be walking on air amongst the clouds, but if they spoil your view, you can return for free with the View Guarantee. In the case of bad weather, all guests are offered a View Guarantee with every ticket. If you cannot see at least three of the following five landmarks - The London Eye, 20 Fenchurch Street, Tower Bridge, One Canada Square, or St Paul's Cathedral - on the day of your visit, you can return within 3 months for free. Staff at the ticket desk will let you know on the day if the Visibility Guarantee has been authorized and will arrange your return ticket.
    • Keep in mind that due to Covid-19, not all ticket options are offered. Please refer to the calendar to see the currently available ticket options
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    When
    • Entrance: every 15 minutes from 14.00pm to 10.00pm
    • Every timeslot (15 minutes) has a capacity of 105 persons
    • 5 days a week (closed on Mondays and Tuesdays)
    • Times may vary depending on the season, please refer to calendar for updated opening times
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    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Unfortunately, we can't offer you a refund nor can we change or cancel your booking for this particular product, due to our partner's policy.
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