There are 8 ways to get from Balham to South Kensington by train, subway, bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  18 min

  1. Take the train from Balham to West Brompton

$2 - $4

7 alternative options

Train, Tube  •  18 min

  1. Take the train from Balham to London Victoria
  2. Take the Tube from Victoria Underground Station to Gloucester Road Underground Station District / ...

$5 - $8

Line 319 bus  •  25 min

  1. Take the line 319 bus from Balham, Granard Road to Chelsea, Beaufort Street Kings Road 319

$3

Line 49 bus  •  32 min

  1. Take the line 49 bus from Clapham Junction Stn Falcon Road to Gloucester Road 49

$4 - $5

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Balham to South Kensington 4.3 miles

$23 - $28

Uber  •  9 min

  1. Take an Uber from Balham to South Kensington 4.3 miles

$13 - $19

Walk  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Walk from Balham to South Kensington 4.1 miles

Bikeshare  •  17 min

  1. Cycle from Clapham Common North Side, Clapham Common to Gloucester Road (Central), South Kensington 2.9 miles

$8 - $11

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Balham, Granard Road and arriving at Chelsea, Beaufort Street Kings Road. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

More details

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Balham and arriving at West Brompton. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 18 min.

More details

The distance between Balham and South Kensington is 4 miles.

The best way to get from Balham to South Kensington without a car is to train which takes 18 min and costs .

More details

The train from Balham to West Brompton takes 18 min including transfers and departs hourly.

More details

Balham to South Kensington bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Balham, Granard Road station.

More details

Balham to South Kensington train services, operated by Southern, depart from Balham station.

More details

The best way to get from Balham to South Kensington is to train which takes 18 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 319 bus, which costs and takes 25 min.

Mode details

Balham to South Kensington bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Chelsea, Beaufort Street Kings Road station.

More details

Balham to South Kensington train services, operated by Southern, arrive at West Brompton station.

More details

Map of how to get from Balham to South Kensington.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 3.7 miles
  • Duration: 18 min

What companies run services between Balham, England and South Kensington, England?

Southern operates a train from Balham to South Kensington hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 18 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Balham to South Kensington every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 25 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Balham to West Brompton
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Balham to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Victoria Underground Station to Gloucester Road Underground Station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Balham, Granard Road to Chelsea, Beaufort Street Kings Road
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Clapham Junction Stn Falcon Road to Gloucester Road
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Balham to South Kensington
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$13 - $19
Access
$13 - $19
Assist
$13 - $19
UberX
$13 - $19
UberXL
$19 - $26
Exec
$26 - $35
Lux
$40 - $55
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Clapham Common North Side, Clapham Common to Gloucester Road (Central), South Kensington
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from Balham to South Kensington
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$23 - $28
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

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Book your Balham to South Kensington train tickets online with Rome2rio.

Search and book

There are 8366+ hotels available in South Kensington. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

More details