There are 4 ways to get from Dover to Ilford by train, bus 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  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to Stratford International

$44 - $60

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus, line 25 bus  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Dover to London Amsterdam Centre - Sloterdijk > La Haye > Rotterdam > Bruxelles Centre - Gare Midi > Douvres > Londres / ...
  2. Take the line 25 bus from City of London, Bank Station Poultry to Ilford, Chapel Road 25

$11 - $13

2 alternative options

Bus National Express, line 25 bus  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Dover to London Walworth National Express / ...
  2. Take the line 25 bus from Aldgate to Ilford, Chapel Road 25

$17 - $21

Drive  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Dover to Ilford 75.4 miles

$16 - $24

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

Southeastern operates a train from Dover to Ilford hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dover to Ilford via London, Victoria, Eccleston Bridge, City of London, Bank Stn Queen Victoria St, and City of London, Bank Station Poultry in around 3 h 35 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Dover Priory to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from City of London, Bank Station Poultry to Ilford, Chapel Road
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Aldgate to Ilford, Chapel Road
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Dover to Ilford?

The distance between Dover and Ilford is 99 km. The road distance is 121 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Dover to Ilford?

The cheapest way to get from Dover to Ilford is to bus and line 25 bus which costs £8 - £10 and takes 3 h 35 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Dover to Ilford?

The quickest way to get from Dover to Ilford is to train which takes 1 h 14 min and costs £30 - £45.

Is there a direct bus between Dover and Ilford?

No, there is no direct bus from Dover to Ilford. However, there are services departing from Dover and arriving at Ilford, Chapel Road via Victoria, Eccleston Bridge and City of London, Bank Station Poultry. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 35 min.

How long does it take to get from Dover to Ilford?

It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to get from Dover to Ilford, including transfers.