Duration 54 min
Distance 31.7 miles
Average price £22
Frequency 23/day

Trip overview

The average train between Gillingham and Ilford takes 54 min and the fastest train takes 46 min. There is a train service every few hours from Gillingham to Ilford. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Gillingham (Kent)
  2. Ilford
1h 2m
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£16 - £31

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No, there is no direct train from Gillingham to Ilford. However, there are services departing from Gillingham (Kent) and arriving at Ilford via Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 2m.

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The distance between Gillingham and Ilford is 24 miles. The road distance is 31.7 miles.

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Gillingham to Ilford train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Gillingham (Kent) station.

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Gillingham to Ilford train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Stratford International station.

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There are 9934+ hotels available in Ilford. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Gillingham and Ilford?

Southeastern operates a train from Gillingham (Kent) to Stratford International hourly. Tickets cost £13 - £29 and the journey takes 40 min.
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