There are 7 ways to get from Greenwich to Ilford by train, bus, subway, 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  •  28 min

  1. Take the train from Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station to Limehouse DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the train from Limehouse to Barking

$8 - $11

Cheapest option

Bus, line 25 bus  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Island Gardens to Mile End D7
  2. Take the line 25 bus from Mile End to Ilford Hill 25

$3

5 alternative options

Line 188 bus, Tube, train  •  36 min

  1. Take the line 188 bus from Cutty Sark, National Maritime Museum to North Greenwich Station 129 / ...
  2. Take the Tube from North Greenwich Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
  3. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Ilford

$7 - $11

Bus  •  41 min

  1. Take the bus from Island Gardens to All Saints, Poplar All Saints Church N550 / ...
  2. Take the bus from All Saints, Bazely Street to Barking Town Centre N15

$6

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Greenwich to Ilford 9.5 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Greenwich to Ilford 9.5 miles

$2 - $3

Walk  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Walk from Greenwich to Ilford 8 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Greenwich to Ilford is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Greenwich to Ilford is to taxi which costs £35 - £45 and takes 16 min.

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The distance between Greenwich and Ilford is 6 miles. The road distance is 9.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 28 min to get from Greenwich to Ilford, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Greenwich to Ilford. However, there are services departing from Island Gardens and arriving at Barking Town Centre via All Saints, Bazely Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Greenwich station to Ilford. However, there are services departing from Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station and arriving at Barking via Limehouse. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 min.

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What companies run services between Greenwich, Greater London, England and Ilford, England?

You can take a train from Greenwich to Ilford via Limehouse DLR Station and Limehouse in around 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Greenwich to Ilford via All Saints, Poplar All Saints Church and All Saints, Bazely Street in around 41 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station to Limehouse DLR Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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 North Greenwich Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $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
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Ilford
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$2 - $4
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Cutty Sark, National Maritime Museum to North Greenwich Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Island Gardens to All Saints, Poplar All Saints Church
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from All Saints, Bazely Street to Barking Town Centre
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Island Gardens to Mile End
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Mile End to Ilford Hill
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Greenwich to Ilford
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
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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