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There are 7 ways to get from Balham to Tower of London by subway, train, bus, taxi, car, towncar or bike

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Subway  •  16 min

  1. Take the subway from Balham station to London Bridge station Northern

$3 - $5

Cheapest option

Line 155 bus, line 343 bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the line 155 bus from Balham New Road to Elephant & Castle Station 155 / ...
  2. Take the line 343 bus from Elephant & Castle Station to Bermondsey, City Hall 343

$3

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Train  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from Balham to London Bridge

$6 - $11

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Balham to Tower of London 6.2 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Balham to Tower of London 6.2 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  14 min

  1. Take an Uber from Balham to Tower of London 6.2 miles

$18 - $26

Bikeshare  •  38 min

  1. Cycle from Clapham Common North Side, Clapham Common to Tower Gardens , Tower 5.9 miles

$12 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Balham to Tower of London is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Balham to Tower of London is to taxi which costs £24 - £29 and takes 14 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Balham to Tower of London. However, there are services departing from Balham New Road and arriving at Bermondsey, City Hall via Elephant & Castle Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 49 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Balham and arriving at London Bridge. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 39 min.

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The distance between Balham and Tower of London is 5 miles. The road distance is 6.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Balham to Tower of London without a car is to subway which takes 16 min and costs £2 - £4.

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The subway from Balham station to London Bridge station takes 16 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Balham to Tower of London bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Balham New Road station.

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Balham to Tower of London train services, operated by Southern, depart from Balham station.

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The best way to get from Balham to Tower of London is to train which takes 39 min and costs £5 - £8. Alternatively, you can line 155 bus and line 343 bus, which costs £2 and takes 49 min.

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Map of how to get from Balham to Tower of London.
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  • Distance: 5.4 miles
  • Duration: 16 min

What companies run services between Balham, England and Tower of London, England?

Southern operates a train from Balham to Tower of London hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $11 and the journey takes 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Balham to Tower of London via Elephant & Castle Station in around 49 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Balham New Road to Elephant & Castle Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Elephant & Castle Station to Bermondsey, City Hall
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Balham to Tower of London
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$18 - $26
Access
$20 - $28
Assist
$20 - $28
UberX
$20 - $28
UberXL
$28 - $40
Exec
$30 - $50
Lux
$55 - $75
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Clapham Common North Side, Clapham Common to Tower Gardens , Tower
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Website
London River Services
Taxi from Balham to Tower of London
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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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Balham to Tower of London bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Bermondsey, City Hall station.

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Balham to Tower of London train services, operated by Southern, arrive at London Bridge station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Balham to Tower of London is 6 miles. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from Balham to Tower of London.

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