There are 9 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Balham (Station) by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle 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.

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Train, Tube  •  51 min

  1. Take the train from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Paddington Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Balham

$32 - $45

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Bus London Buses  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross N9
  2. Take the bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Balham N155

$6

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Bus National Express  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...

$7 - $10

Tube  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the Tube from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to Leicester Square Underground Station Piccadilly
  2. Take the Tube from Leicester Square Underground Station to Balham Underground Station Northern

$8 - $12

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Balham (Station) 18.8 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Balham (Station) 18.8 miles

$4 - $6

Shuttle  •  32 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London Heathrow Airport to Balham (Station)

$55 - $80

Towncar  •  32 min

  1. Take a town car from London Heathrow Airport to Balham (Station) 18.8 miles

$90 - $130

Uber  •  32 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Balham (Station) 18.8 miles

$45 - $60

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) station to Balham (Station). However, there are services departing from Heathrow Central Bus Station and arriving at Balham via Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 1 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Balham (Station) is 13 miles. The road distance is 18.8 miles.

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The best way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Balham (Station) without a car is to train and Tube which takes 51 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 51 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Balham (Station), including transfers.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Balham (Station) bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Heathrow Central Bus Station.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Balham (Station) bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Balham station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Balham (Station) is 19 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Balham (Station).

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

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Map of how to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Balham (Station).
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  • Distance: 13.2 miles
  • Duration: 51 min

What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and Balham (Station), England?

National Express operates a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Balham (Station) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $6 and the journey takes 50 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to Leicester Square Underground Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Leicester Square Underground Station to Balham Underground Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Website
nationalexpress.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 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
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Balham (Station)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$45 - $60
Access
$45 - $70
Assist
$45 - $70
UberX
$45 - $70
UberXL
$70 - $95
Exec
$95 - $130
Lux
$150 - $210
Taxi from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Balham (Station)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
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
Jayride
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London Heathrow Airport to Balham (Station)
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to Balham (Station)
Estimated price
$90 - $130

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