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

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Train  •  20 min

  1. Take the train from Ilford to London Liverpool Street

$6 - $9

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Line 25 bus  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Ilford Broadway to City of London, City Thameslink 25

$3

3 alternative options

Tube  •  26 min

  1. Take the Tube from East Ham Underground Station to Barbican Underground Station Circle / ...

$3 - $5

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ilford to Barbican Station 8.5 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Ilford to Barbican Station 8.5 miles

$1 - $3

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ilford Broadway and arriving at City of London, City Thameslink. Services depart every five minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 14 min.

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The distance between Ilford and Barbican Station is 8 miles. The road distance is 8.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Ilford to Barbican Station without a car is to train which takes 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 20 min to get from Ilford to Barbican Station, including transfers.

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Ilford to Barbican Station bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Ilford Broadway station.

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The best way to get from Ilford to Barbican Station is to train which takes 20 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 25 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 22 min.

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Ilford to Barbican Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at City of London, City Thameslink station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ilford to Barbican Station is 9 miles. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from Ilford to Barbican Station.

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Map of how to get from Ilford to Barbican Station.
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  • Distance: 7.8 miles
  • Duration: 20 min

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

TfL Rail operates a train from Ilford to Barbican Station every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 17 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Ilford to Barbican Station every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 14 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Ilford to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from East Ham Underground Station to Barbican Underground Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Ilford Broadway to City of London, City Thameslink
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Ilford to Barbican Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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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