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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

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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 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 fast track 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 sanitised 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; fast track entry; panoramic guide booklet

Location

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

Meeting point:

Nearest station: London Bridge.

When

  • Entrance: every 15 minutes from 14.00pm 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 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 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
  • 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