There are 8 ways to get from Canary Wharf to Ilford by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or foot

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  10 min

  1. Take the train from Limehouse to Barking

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 25 bus  •  33 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Bow Church DLR to Ilford Hill 25

$3

6 alternative options

Tube  •  11 min

  1. Take the Tube from Mile End Underground Station to East Ham Underground Station Circle / ...

$3 - $4

Tube, train  •  24 min

  1. Take the Tube from Canary Wharf Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station Jubilee
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Ilford

$5 - $8

Train, line 25 bus  •  41 min

  1. Take the train from Canary Wharf DLR Station to Stratford DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the line 25 bus from Stratford Bus Station to Ilford, Chapel Road 25 / ...

$6

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Canary Wharf to Ilford 7.8 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Canary Wharf to Ilford 7.8 miles

$1 - $3

Walk  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Walk from Canary Wharf to Ilford 6.7 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Canary Wharf to Ilford is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canary Wharf to Ilford is to train which costs £4 - £6 and takes 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bow Church DLR and arriving at Ilford Hill. Services depart every five minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 33 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Limehouse and arriving at Barking. Services depart every 10 minutes. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

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The distance between Canary Wharf and Ilford is 5 miles. The road distance is 7.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Canary Wharf to Ilford without a car is to train which takes 10 min and costs £4 - £6.

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The train from Limehouse to Barking takes 10 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Canary Wharf to Ilford bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Bow Church DLR station.

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Map of how to get from Canary Wharf to Ilford.
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  • Distance: 5.4 miles
  • Duration: 10 min

What companies run services between Canary Wharf, England and Ilford, England?

c2c operates a train from Canary Wharf to Ilford every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 10 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Canary Wharf to Ilford every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 33 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Limehouse to Barking
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Mile End Underground Station to East Ham Underground Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Canary Wharf Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Ilford
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Canary Wharf DLR Station to Stratford DLR Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Bow Church DLR to Ilford Hill
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Stratford Bus Station to Ilford, Chapel Road
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Canary Wharf to Ilford
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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

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