There are 5 ways to get from Catford to Ilford by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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, subway  •  49 min

  1. Take the train from Catford Bridge to London Bridge
  2. Take the subway from London Bridge station to Stratford station Jubilee

£9 - £21

Cheapest option

Line 108 bus, line 25 bus  •  1h 46m

  1. Take the line 108 bus from Lewisham Centre to Bow Church Station 108
  2. Take the line 25 bus from Bow Church Station to Ilford Hill 25 / ...

£2

3 alternative options

Line 47 bus  •  1h 26m

  1. Take the line 47 bus from Catford, Bromley Road Lewisham Town Hall to Liverpool Street Station 47

£4 - £6

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Catford to Ilford 12.6 miles

£30 - £40

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Catford to Ilford 12.6 miles

£2 - £4

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Catford to Ilford is to line 108 bus and line 25 bus which costs £2 and takes 1h 46m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Catford to Ilford is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 24 min.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Catford to Ilford. However, there are services departing from Catford, The Catford Centre and arriving at Ilford Hill via Lewisham Centre and Bow Church Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 46m.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Catford to Ilford. However, there are services departing from Catford Bridge and arriving at Ilford via London Bridge station and Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 49 min.

More details

The distance between Catford and Ilford is 9 miles. The road distance is 12.6 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Catford to Ilford without a car is to train and subway which takes 49 min and costs £9 - £22.

More details

It takes approximately 49 min to get from Catford to Ilford, including transfers.

More details

Catford to Ilford bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Lewisham Centre station.

More details

Catford to Ilford train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Catford Bridge station.

More details

Catford to Ilford bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Ilford Hill station.

More details

Map of how to get from Catford to Ilford.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 8.8 miles
  • Duration: 49 min

What companies run services between Catford, England and Ilford, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Catford to Ilford every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 1h 6m.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Catford Bridge to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £13
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Anytime
£3 - £5
1st Class
£8 - £13
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Catford, Bromley Road Lewisham Town Hall to Liverpool Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Lewisham Centre to Bow Church Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£0
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Bow Church Station to Ilford Hill
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£0
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Catford to Ilford
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
£30 - £40
Greenwich Mini Cabs
Phone
+44 20 3137 7661
Website
greenwichminicabs.com
Greenwich Cabs
Phone
+44 20 8470 3000
Website
greenwichcabs.co.uk
Greenwich Black Cabs
Phone
+44 7464 949 740
Cannon Cars
Phone
+44 20 8777 8888
Website
cannoncars.co.uk
Bromley South Cars Minicabs
Phone
+44 20 8464 4441
Clapham Common Taxi Rank
Phone
+44 800 118 2494
Website
cabs.com

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Catford to Ilford train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Stratford station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Catford to Ilford is 13 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Catford to Ilford.

Get driving directions

There are 4977+ hotels available in Ilford. Prices start at £75 per night.

More details