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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Tube  •  17 min

  1. Take the Tube from Balham Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station Northern

$3 - $5

6 alternative options

Train  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from Balham to London Bridge

$6 - $11

Line 155 bus  •  46 min

  1. Take the line 155 bus from Balham New Road to Elephant & Castle Station N155 / ...

$6

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

$17 - $24

Bikeshare  •  38 min

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

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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, Druid Street via Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 46 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Balham and arriving at London Bridge. Services depart hourly. 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 Tube which takes 17 min and costs £2 - £4.

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The Tube from Balham Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station takes 17 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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Map of how to get from Balham to Tower of London.
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  • Distance: 5.4 miles
  • Duration: 17 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, London Buses operates a bus from Balham to Tower of London every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 36 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Balham New Road to Elephant & Castle Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Balham to Tower of London
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$17 - $24
Access
$18 - $25
Assist
$18 - $25
UberX
$18 - $25
UberXL
$26 - $35
Exec
$35 - $50
Lux
$55 - $75
Santander Cycles
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Clapham Common North Side, Clapham Common to Tower Gardens , Tower
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
On demand
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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