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

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Train  •  12 min

  1. Take the train from Selhurst to Balham

$2 - $5

4 alternative options

Line 60 bus, line 255 bus  •  1 h 11 min

  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

$6

Taxi  •  14 min

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

$35 - $45

Drive  •  14 min

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

$1 - $3

Walk  •  2 h 23 min

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

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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 1 h 11 min.

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

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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 12 min and costs .

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The train from Selhurst to Balham takes 12 min 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 12 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 60 bus and line 255 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 11 min.

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

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 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from South Croydon to Balham (Station) via Mitcham, Yorkshire Road and Mitcham, South Lodge Avenue Yorkshire Road in around 1 h 11 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from South Croydon, Swan & Sugar Loaf to Mitcham, Yorkshire Road
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Mitcham, South Lodge Avenue Yorkshire Road to Balham
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from South Croydon to Balham (Station)
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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
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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Yes, the driving distance between South Croydon to Balham (Station) is 7 miles. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from South Croydon to Balham (Station).

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