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The View From The Shard skip-the-line tickets

Validity: Flexible
Availability: Wednesday to Sunday
Mobile voucher accepted
Safety measures applied

Do this because

Experience unforgettable 360-degree, 40-mile views over London

Elevate your experience even further with a glass of Moët et Chandon champagne

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 premium or an all-inclusive ticket for your experience. While the premium ticket includes everything you see here, the all-inclusive ticket includes a glass of Moët and Chandon for adults, four souvenir digital photos, and a bad weather guarantee (for more details see below). Upgrade your experience even further with the Ultimate Ticket, including everything mentioned before and more; 1 hour of unlimited drinks (beer, wine, Moët & Chandon champagne, spirits and softs), a private lift to the top and a guided tour. 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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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 sanitised between use

What’s included

Premium: Entrance; free wi-fi access; panoramic guide booklet

All-inclusive: Entrance; free wi-fi access; glass of champagne (adults only); panoramic guide booklet; 4 souvenir digital photos; bad weather guarantee

Ultimate: Entrance; free wi-fi access; panoramic guide booklet; 4 souvenir digital photos; bad weather guarantee; 1 hour of unlimited drinks (beer, wine, Moët & Chandon champagne, spirits and softs), a private lift to the top and a guided tour

Location

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

Meeting point:

Nearest station: London Bridge.

When

  • Entrance: every 15 minutes from 14.00am 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 openingtimes

Important to know

  • 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 champagne experience is only available for those aged 18 and above
  • BAD WEATHER GUARANTEE: You’ll be walking on air amongst the clouds, but if they spoil your view, you can return for just £5 with the Weather Guarantee. In the case of bad weather, all guests are offered a Bad Weather Guarantee with every ticket. If you cannot see at least three of the following 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 £5. 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