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There are 7 ways to get from London Paddington Station to Balham by subway, train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Subway, train via Paddington station  •  35 min

  1. Take the subway from Paddington station to Victoria station Circle
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Balham

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 36 bus, train  •  51 min

  1. Take the line 36 bus from Paddington, Bishops Bridge Road Westbourne Terrace to Victoria, Neathouse Place 36
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Balham

$5 - $7

5 alternative options

Subway, train  •  58 min

  1. Take the subway from Paddington to Victoria station Circle
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Balham

$6 - $9

Line 148 bus, bus  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the line 148 bus from Lancaster Gate Station to Westminster Station Bridge Street 148
  2. Take the bus from Westminster Station Parliament Square to Balham N155

$6

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Paddington Station to Balham 6.5 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from London Paddington Station to Balham 6.5 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  14 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Paddington Station to Balham 6.5 miles

$18 - $26

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The cheapest way to get from London Paddington Station to Balham is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Paddington Station to Balham is to taxi which costs £25 - £30 and takes 14 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Paddington Station station to Balham. However, there are services departing from Lancaster Gate Station and arriving at Balham via Westminster Station Parliament Square. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 24 min.

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The distance between London Paddington Station and Balham is 5 miles. The road distance is 6.5 miles.

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The best way to get from London Paddington Station to Balham without a car is to subway and train which takes 35 min and costs £3 - £6.

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It takes approximately 35 min to get from London Paddington Station to Balham, including transfers.

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London Paddington Station to Balham bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Lancaster Gate Station.

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London Paddington Station to Balham bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Balham station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Paddington Station to Balham is 6 miles. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from London Paddington Station to Balham.

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Map of how to get from London Paddington Station to Balham.
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  • Distance: 5.1 miles
  • Duration: 35 min

What companies run services between London Paddington Station, England and Balham, England?

You can take a bus from London Paddington Station to Balham via Lancaster Gate Station, Westminster Station Bridge Street, and Westminster Station Parliament Square in around 1 h 24 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Paddington, Bishops Bridge Road Westbourne Terrace to Victoria, Neathouse Place
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Lancaster Gate Station to Westminster Station Bridge Street
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Westminster Station Parliament Square to Balham
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Paddington Station to Balham
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$16 - $22
Assist
$16 - $22
UberX
$16 - $22
Pool
$18 - $26
UberXL
$23 - $35
Exec
$30 - $40
Lux
$45 - $65
Taxi from London Paddington Station to Balham
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com

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