There are 5 ways to get from Ilford to Basildon 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.

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Train  •  21 min

  1. Take the train from Barking to Basildon

$7 - $11

Cheapest option

Bus  •  40 min

  1. Take the bus from London Ilford to Basildon National Express

$6 - $9

3 alternative options

Train, line 9 bus  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Ilford to Brentwood
  2. Take the line 9 bus from Brentwood Railway Station to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) 9

$10 - $16

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ilford to Basildon 19.8 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Ilford to Basildon 19.8 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ilford to Basildon is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ilford to Basildon is to train which costs £5 - £8 and takes 21 min.

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The distance between Ilford and Basildon is 17 miles. The road distance is 19.8 miles.

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The train from Barking to Basildon takes 21 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Ilford and arriving at Basildon. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Barking and arriving at Basildon. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

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There are 335+ hotels available in Basildon. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ilford to Basildon.
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  • Distance: 16.7 miles
  • Duration: 21 min

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

c2c operates a train from Ilford to Basildon every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 21 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Ilford to Basildon once daily. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 40 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Barking to Basildon
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Ilford to Brentwood
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Ilford to Brentwood
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Brentwood Railway Station to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Ilford to Basildon
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
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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