There are 4 ways to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Balham (Station) by subway, bus, taxi or car

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Tube  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the Tube from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Leicester Square Underground Station Piccadilly
  2. Take the Tube from Leicester Square Underground Station to Balham Underground Station Northern

$9 - $12

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Bus  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross N9
  2. Take the bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Balham N155

$3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Balham (Station) 21.4 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Balham (Station) 21.4 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Balham (Station) is to bus which costs £2 and takes 2 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Balham (Station) is to taxi which costs £75 - £95 and takes 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Balham (Station). However, there are services departing from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 and arriving at Balham via Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 13 min.

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The distance between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station and Balham (Station) is 15 miles. The road distance is 21.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Balham (Station) without a car is to Tube which takes 1 h 13 min and costs £6 - £10.

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It takes approximately 1 h 13 min to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Balham (Station), including transfers.

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Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Balham (Station) bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 station.

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Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Balham (Station) bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Balham station.

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Map of how to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Balham (Station).
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  • Distance: 14.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 13 min

What companies run services between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station, England and Balham (Station), England?

You can take a bus from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Balham (Station) via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 and Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross in around 2 h 13 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Leicester Square Underground Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Leicester Square Underground Station to Balham Underground Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Balham
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Balham (Station)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
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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