There are 7 ways to get from King's Cross Station to Balham by subway, bus, taxi, car, towncar or bike

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Tube  •  26 min

  1. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Balham Underground Station Northern

$3 - $5

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Line 45 bus  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the line 45 bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Streatham Hill, Atkins Road New Park Road 45

$3

5 alternative options

Line 63 bus, line 155 bus  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the line 63 bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd 63 / ...
  2. Take the line 155 bus from Elephant & Castle Station to Balham New Road N155 / ...

$6

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from King's Cross Station to Balham 7.8 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from King's Cross Station to Balham 7.8 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  16 min

  1. Take an Uber from King's Cross Station to Balham 7.8 miles

$21 - $29

Bikeshare  •  45 min

  1. Cycle from Birkenhead Street, King's Cross to Clapham Common North Side, Clapham Common 7 miles

$13 - $17

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from King's Cross St. Pancras and arriving at Streatham Hill, Atkins Road New Park Road. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 13 min.

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The distance between King's Cross Station and Balham is 6 miles. The road distance is 7.8 miles.

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The best way to get from King's Cross Station to Balham without a car is to Tube which takes 26 min and costs .

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The Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Balham Underground Station takes 26 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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King's Cross Station to Balham bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from King's Cross St. Pancras station.

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King's Cross Station to Balham bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Balham New Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between King's Cross Station to Balham is 8 miles. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from King's Cross Station to Balham.

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There are 8302+ hotels available in Balham. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from King's Cross Station to Balham.
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  • Distance: 6 miles
  • Duration: 26 min

What companies run services between King's Cross Station, England and Balham, England?

You can take a bus from King's Cross Station to Balham via Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd and Elephant & Castle Station in around 1 h 5 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Balham Underground Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Elephant & Castle Station to Balham New Road
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Streatham Hill, Atkins Road New Park Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from King's Cross Station to Balham
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$21 - $29
Access
$22 - $30
Assist
$22 - $30
UberX
$22 - $30
UberXL
$30 - $45
Exec
$40 - $60
Lux
$65 - $95
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Birkenhead Street, King's Cross to Clapham Common North Side, Clapham Common
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from King's Cross Station to Balham
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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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