There are 4 ways to get from Grays to Ilford by train, 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  •  19 min

  1. Take the train from Grays to Barking

$6 - $10

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Tilbury, Amazon (Amazon Fulfilment Centre) to Barking Station Z2

$5 - $8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grays to Ilford 15.5 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Grays to Ilford 15.5 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Grays to Ilford is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Grays to Ilford is to train which costs £5 - £7 and takes 19 min.

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The distance between Grays and Ilford is 12 miles. The road distance is 15.5 miles.

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The train from Grays to Barking takes 19 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tilbury, Amazon (Amazon Fulfilment Centre) and arriving at Barking Station station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 2 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Grays and arriving at Barking. Services depart every 15 minutes. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

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

c2c operates a train from Grays to Ilford every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 19 min. Alternatively, Arriva UK operates a bus from Grays to Ilford every 4 hours. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 2 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Grays to Barking
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Tilbury, Amazon (Amazon Fulfilment Centre) to Barking Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Grays to Ilford
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk

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