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Duration 33 min
Distance 6.9 miles
Average price £2
Frequency 19/day

Trip overview

The average bus between Russell Square and Balham (Station) takes 33 min and the fastest bus takes 32 min. There is a bus service every few hours from Russell Square to Balham (Station). The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Bus

  1. Temple, Aldwych Somerset House
  2. Balham (Station)
36 min
£2

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Temple, Aldwych Somerset House and arriving at Balham. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 36 min.

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The distance between Russell Square and Balham (Station) is 6 miles. The road distance is 6.9 miles.

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Russell Square to Balham (Station) bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Temple, Aldwych Somerset House station.

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Russell Square to Balham (Station) bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Balham station.

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There are 30522+ hotels available in Balham (Station). Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Russell Square and Balham (Station)?

London Buses operates a bus from Temple, Aldwych Somerset House to Balham hourly. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 36 min.
Bus operators
London Buses
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
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Ave. Duration
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Frequency
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Estimated price
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Website
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