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There are 5 ways to get from Balham to Romford by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Subway, train  •  57 min

  1. Take the subway from Balham station to Moorgate station Northern
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Romford

$9 - $14

Cheapest option

Bus via Balham  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Balham to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross N155
  2. Take the bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Romford Station N15

$3

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Romford Station N15

$6 - $7

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Balham to Romford 19.7 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Balham to Romford 19.7 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Balham to Romford is to bus which costs £2 and takes 2 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Balham to Romford is to taxi which costs £70 - £85 and takes 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Balham to Romford station. However, there are services departing from Balham and arriving at Romford Station via Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 1 min.

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The distance between Balham and Romford is 17 miles. The road distance is 19.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Balham to Romford without a car is to subway and train which takes 57 min and costs £7 - £11.

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It takes approximately 57 min to get from Balham to Romford, including transfers.

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Balham to Romford bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Balham station.

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Balham to Romford bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Romford Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Balham to Romford is 20 miles. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from Balham to Romford.

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There are 5252+ hotels available in Romford. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 17 miles
  • Duration: 57 min

What companies run services between Balham, England and Romford, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Balham to Romford every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 20 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Romford
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Romford Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Balham to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Balham to Romford
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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