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Duration 1h 4m
Distance 26.2 miles
Average price £-1
Frequency 3/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Ilford and Potters Bar takes 1h 4m and the fastest train takes 54 min. The train runs at least 3 times per hour from Ilford to Potters Bar. 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. Stratford (London)
  2. Highbury & Islington
  3. Potters Bar
1h 5m
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Ilford to Potters Bar train times

Trains run every 20 minutes between Ilford and Potters Bar. The earliest departure is at 09:29 in the morning, and the last departure from Ilford is at 23:54 which arrives into Potters Bar at 00:58. All services require a transfer, and take on average 1h 4m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Ilford to Potters Bar. However, there are services departing from Ilford and arriving at Potters Bar via Stratford (London) and Highbury & Islington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 5m.

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The distance between Ilford and Potters Bar is 15 miles. The road distance is 26.2 miles.

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Ilford to Potters Bar train services, operated by London Overground, depart from Stratford (London) station.

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Ilford to Potters Bar train services, operated by Great Northern, arrive at Potters Bar station.

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