There are 6 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Balham (Station) by train, night train, taxi, car or towncar

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  •  32 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction

$16 - $61

Cheapest option

Night train  •  43 min

  1. Take the night train from Gatwick Airport to Balham

$13 - $20

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Balham (Station) 26.2 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Balham (Station) 26.2 miles

$5 - $9

Towncar  •  40 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Balham (Station) 26.2 miles

$110 - $170

Uber  •  40 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Balham (Station) 26.2 miles

$80 - $110

What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and Balham (Station), England?

Southern operates a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Balham (Station) every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $14 - $22 and the journey takes 25 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Night train from Gatwick Airport to Balham
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Balham (Station)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$80 - $110
uberACCESS
$90 - $120
uberASSIST
$90 - $120
uberX
$90 - $120
uberXL
$120 - $170
UberEXEC
$130 - $180
UberLUX
$210 - $290
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Balham (Station)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Balham (Station)
Estimated price
$110 - $170

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Balham (Station) is 32 km. The road distance is 42 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Balham (Station) is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 40 min.

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Balham (Station) is to train which takes 32 min and costs £11 - £50.

Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Balham. The journey takes approximately 43 min.

It takes approximately 32 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Balham (Station), including transfers.

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