There are 8 ways to get from Ilford to Brixton by train, bus, subway, taxi, car, rideshare 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  •  46 min

  1. Take the train from Ilford to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from Farringdon to Loughborough Junction

$12 - $18

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  38 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Ilford to London 10.2 miles

$2

6 alternative options

Train, line 35 bus  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Ilford to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the line 35 bus from Liverpool Street Station to Brixton, Shakespeare Road 35

$8 - $10

Bus, Tube  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Ilford Broadway to Walthamstow Central Station W19
  2. Take the Tube from Walthamstow Central Underground Station to Brixton Underground Station Victoria

$8 - $10

Line 25 bus, line 42 bus  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Ilford Broadway to Aldgate 25
  2. Take the line 42 bus from Aldgate to Brixton, King's College Hospital 42

$3

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ilford to Brixton 11.7 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Ilford to Brixton 11.7 miles

$2 - $4

Walk  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Walk from Ilford to Brixton 11.9 miles

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

You can take a train from Ilford to Brixton via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street Underground Station, Farringdon Underground Station, and Farringdon in around 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ilford to Brixton via Aldgate in around 1 h 43 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Ilford to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Farringdon to Loughborough Junction
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Walthamstow Central Underground Station to Brixton Underground Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Liverpool Street Station to Brixton, Shakespeare Road
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Ilford Broadway to Walthamstow Central Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Ilford Broadway to Aldgate
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Aldgate to Brixton, King's College Hospital
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Ilford to London
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Ilford to Brixton
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Ilford to Brixton?

The distance between Ilford and Brixton is 16 km. The road distance is 19 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Ilford to Brixton?

The cheapest way to get from Ilford to Brixton is to rideshare which costs £1 and takes 38 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Ilford to Brixton?

The quickest way to get from Ilford to Brixton is to taxi which takes 26 min and costs £40 - £55.

Is there a direct bus between Ilford and Brixton?

No, there is no direct bus from Ilford to Brixton. However, there are services departing from Ilford Broadway and arriving at Brixton, King's College Hospital via Aldgate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 43 min.

How long does it take to get from Ilford to Brixton?

It takes approximately 46 min to get from Ilford to Brixton, including transfers.