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There are 5 ways to get from South Croydon to Balham (Station) by train, bus, taxi, car or foot

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Train  •  12m

  1. Take the train from Selhurst to Balham

$2 - $5

Cheapest option

Line 60 bus, line 255 bus  •  1h 11m

  1. Take the line 60 bus from South Croydon, Swan & Sugar Loaf to Mitcham, Yorkshire Road 60
  2. Take the line 255 bus from Mitcham, South Lodge Avenue Yorkshire Road to Balham 255

$3

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  14m

  1. Take a taxi from South Croydon to Balham (Station) 6.9 miles

$20 - $25

Drive  •  14m

  1. Drive from South Croydon to Balham (Station) 6.9 miles

$1 - $3

Walk  •  2h 23m

  1. Walk from South Croydon to Balham (Station) 7.5 miles

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The cheapest way to get from South Croydon to Balham (Station) is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 14m.

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The quickest way to get from South Croydon to Balham (Station) is to train which costs £2 - £4 and takes 12m.

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No, there is no direct bus from South Croydon to Balham (Station). However, there are services departing from South Croydon, Swan & Sugar Loaf and arriving at Balham via Mitcham, South Lodge Avenue Yorkshire Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 11m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Selhurst and arriving at Balham. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12m.

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The distance between South Croydon and Balham (Station) is 6 miles. The road distance is 6.9 miles.

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The best way to get from South Croydon to Balham (Station) without a car is to train which takes 12m and costs £2 - £4.

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The train from Selhurst to Balham takes 12m including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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South Croydon to Balham (Station) bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from South Croydon, Swan & Sugar Loaf station.

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South Croydon to Balham (Station) train services, operated by Southern, depart from Selhurst station.

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The best way to get from South Croydon to Balham (Station) is to train which takes 12m and costs £2 - £4. Alternatively, you can line 60 bus and line 255 bus, which costs £2 and takes 1h 11m.

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Map of how to get from South Croydon to Balham (Station).
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  • Distance: 6.2 miles
  • Duration: 12m

What companies run services between South Croydon, England and Balham (Station), England?

Southern operates a train from South Croydon to Balham (Station) every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $5 and the journey takes 12m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from South Croydon to Balham (Station) via Mitcham, South Lodge Avenue Yorkshire Road in around 1h 11m.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from South Croydon, Swan & Sugar Loaf to Mitcham, Yorkshire Road
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Mitcham, South Lodge Avenue Yorkshire Road to Balham
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from South Croydon to Balham (Station)
Ave. Duration
14m
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk

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South Croydon to Balham (Station) bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Balham station.

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South Croydon to Balham (Station) train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Balham station.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Croydon to Balham (Station) is 7 miles. It takes approximately 14m to drive from South Croydon to Balham (Station).

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