There are 7 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

6 alternative options

Train, Tube  •  21 min

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

$5 - $11

Line 319 bus  •  26 min

  1. Take the line 319 bus from Balham, Granard Road to Chelsea, Old Church Street Chelsea 319

$3

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

$12 - $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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Balham to South Kensington is to line 319 bus which costs £2 and takes 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Balham to South Kensington is to taxi which costs £17 - £21 and takes 9 min.

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The distance between Balham and South Kensington is 4 miles.

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Balham, Granard Road and arriving at Chelsea, Old Church Street Chelsea. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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

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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 26 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
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
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, Old Church Street Chelsea
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 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
$12 - $19
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$12 - $19
uberACCESS
$14 - $20
uberASSIST
$14 - $20
uberX
$14 - $20
uberXL
$20 - $27
UberEXEC
$27 - $40
UberLUX
$40 - $60
Santander Cycles
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
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

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