Duration 16 min
Distance 6.6 miles
Average price £7
Frequency 16/day

Trip overview

The average train between Hammersmith and Balham takes 16 min and the fastest train takes 15 min. There is a train service every few hours from Hammersmith to Balham. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Kensington (Olympia)
  2. Balham
15 min
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£3 - £6

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Want to know about travelling from Hammersmith to Balham? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kensington (Olympia) and arriving at Balham. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

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The distance between Hammersmith and Balham is 5 miles. The road distance is 6.6 miles.

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Hammersmith to Balham train services, operated by Southern, depart from Kensington (Olympia) station.

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Hammersmith to Balham train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Balham station.

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There are 6156+ hotels available in Balham. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Hammersmith and Balham?

Southern operates a train from Hammersmith to Balham hourly. Tickets cost £3 - £6 and the journey takes 15 min.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
£3 - £6

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