There are 8 ways to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Balham by train, subway, bus, 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, Tube  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Balham Underground Station Northern

$13 - $27

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Luton Airport to London Victoria Rail Station National Express

$10 - $18

6 alternative options

Bus, Tube  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Luton Airport to London Golders Green National Express
  2. Take the Tube from Golders Green Underground Station to Balham Underground Station Northern

$12 - $16

Bus, line 2 bus  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Luton Airport, Express Holiday Inn to Baker Street Station 757
  2. Take the line 2 bus from Marylebone, York Street to South Lambeth Road Stockwell Station 2 / ...

$18

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Balham 38 miles

$190 - $230

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Balham 38 miles

$8 - $12

Towncar  •  51 min

  1. Take a town car from London Luton Airport to Balham 38 miles

$140 - $210

Uber  •  51 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Balham 38 miles

$130 - $180

What companies run services between London Luton Airport (LTN), England and Balham, England?

National Express operates a bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Balham hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $11
Off-Peak Single
$14 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Single
$20 - $30
London Underground (Tube)
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
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Golders Green Underground Station to Balham Underground Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Luton Airport to London Golders Green
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Luton Airport to London Victoria Rail Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Luton Airport, Express Holiday Inn to Baker Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
London Buses
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Balham
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$130 - $180
uberACCESS
$140 - $200
uberASSIST
$140 - $200
uberX
$140 - $200
UberEXEC
$200 - $270
uberXL
$210 - $280
UberLUX
$320 - $430
Taxi from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Balham
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$190 - $230
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222
Jayride
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Luton Airport to Balham
Estimated price
$140 - $210

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Balham?

The distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) and Balham is 51 km. The road distance is 61 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Balham?

The cheapest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Balham is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 51 min.

What is the fastest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Balham?

The quickest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Balham is to taxi which takes 51 min and costs £130 - £170.

Is there a direct bus between London Luton Airport (LTN) and Balham?

No, there is no direct bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Balham. However, there are services departing from Luton Airport, Express Holiday Inn and arriving at Balham New Road via Marylebone, York Street and Stockwell, Lansdowne Way. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 6 min.

How long does it take to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Balham?

It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Balham, including transfers.