There are 3 ways to get from Dover to Ilford by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to Stratford International

$36 - $52

Cheapest option

Bus, line 25 bus  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Dover, Pencester Road (Magistrates Court) to Walworth, Dunton Road 007 / ...
  2. Take the line 25 bus from Aldgate to Ilford Hill 25

$16 - $20

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Dover to Ilford 75.4 miles

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from Dover to Ilford is to bus and line 25 bus which costs £12 - £16 and takes 3 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dover to Ilford is to train which costs £28 - £45 and takes 1 h 18 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dover to Ilford. However, there are services departing from Dover, Pencester Road (Magistrates Court) and arriving at Ilford Hill via Walworth, Dunton Road Old Kent Road and Aldgate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Dover to Ilford. However, there are services departing from Dover Priory and arriving at Ilford via Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 18 min.

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The distance between Dover and Ilford is 62 miles. The road distance is 75.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Dover to Ilford without a car is to train which takes 1 h 18 min and costs £28 - £45.

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It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to get from Dover to Ilford, including transfers.

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Dover to Ilford bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Dover, Pencester Road (Magistrates Court) station.

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Map of how to get from Dover to Ilford.
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  • Distance: 61.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 18 min

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

Southeastern operates a train from Dover to Ilford hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dover to Ilford via Walworth, Dunton Road, Walworth, Dunton Road Old Kent Road, Aldgate, Mansell Street, and Aldgate in around 3 h 15 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
$30 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Dover, Pencester Road (Magistrates Court) to Walworth, Dunton Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
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