The View from The Shard Tickets

About The View from The Shard

The Shard, designed by Master Architect Renzo Piano, stands at a height of 1,016ft defining London’s skyline and recognised throughout the world. 

Situated at the top of Western Europe’s tallest building, The View From The Shard is a premium visitor attraction with spectacular panoramic views of the city stretching for up to 40 miles. It’s the perfect stop for all visitors to London and a must do for those living in the capital – you’ll experience the city like never before.

Inclusions:

GENERAL ADMISSION TICKETS

Guaranteed Entry

PREMIUM TICKETS

Guaranteed Entry

Weather Guarantee*

Fast Track entry & exit

Panoramic guide booklet

ALL INCLUSIVE TICKETS

Guaranteed Entry

Weather Guarantee*

Fast Track entry & exit 

Panoramic Guide booklet 

Glass of Moet & Chandon Brut Imperial Champagne or Soft Drink 

Four Souvenir digital photographs

Flexible arrival on chosen day

*Return for free with Weather Guarantee

With the Weather Guarantee, if you cannot see at least three of the following five landmarks during the time of your visit, you will be given a complimentary return ticket, allowing you to return within three months, absolutely free:

London Eye

20 Fenchurch Street

Tower Bridge

One Canada Square

St Paul’s Cathedral

Staff at the ticket desk will let you know on the day if the Weather Guarantee has been authorised and will arrange your return ticket. You must claim your free ticket on the day of your visit before you leave the attraction. 

Important Information

Except for the entrance lobby and the booking hall, Visitors are only permitted to enter The View if they are in possession of a valid ticket. Visitors may be required to provide a proof of identification or, where applicable, the credit card used for the booking of tickets. Admission to The View will only be valid on the date and time stated on the ticket. Visitors arriving before their allocated time will have to wait until the time stated on their ticket before being permitted entry to The View. Any latecomers may have to wait until capacity is available for them to enter, subject to availability          

All visitors will be subject to airport style search so please allow sufficient time for entry.   

The View from the Shard is over 1000 feet from ground level so any clients suffering vertigo or any similar related issues enter the View entirely at their own risk.          

Parents of young children should be aware that the View from the Shard has floor to ceiling glass.   

Disabled access:

There are 15 steps leading from the entrance on Joiner Street to the booking hall with handrails on both sides. There is a small lift to the left of these stairs. Entry to the booking hall is through a revolving door or through an automatic door to the right which is 900mm/35.5ins wide.

The booking hall is located on Level 1 of The Shard with step free level access all the way to Level 72. The floor surface is tile, the area is evenly lit with overhead lighting, there is a hearing loop system installed at each desk, and a pen and pad of paper is available at each counter.

Visitor toilets are located on Level 1 and Level 68.

Voucher Exchange Information

Please ensure you print your voucher and hand it to the venue on arrival in exchange for your entry ticket.

Child Policy

Children are aged 4-15 years old. 

Infants under three years of age are free of charge but must have a valid entry ticket.

Children under 15 years of age must be accompanied by an adult, otherwise entry may be refused.

The View from The Shard

Find out more about the venue's location and how to get there.

How do I get there?

Joiner Street, off St Thomas' Street London SE1 9SG
  • Nearest Bus stop: 43, 48, 141, 149, 521, 17, 21, 35, 40, 47, 133, 343, 381, RV1
  • Parking: Snowfields (NCP)
  • Nearest Night Bus:
  • Nearest Tube: Northern, Jubilee
  • Directions:

    The Shard is immediately outside the front of the station. It's so tall you can't miss it!

  • Nearest Station: London Bridge