There are 7 ways to get from Ilford to Brixton by train, bus, rideshare, 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  •  47 min

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

$10 - $15

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  38 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Ilford to London 10.2 miles

$2

5 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

$7 - $9

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

$55 - $70

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

Questions & Answers

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

More details

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

More details

The distance between Ilford and Brixton is 10 miles. The road distance is 11.7 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 47 min to get from Ilford to Brixton, including transfers.

More details

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.

More details

There are 8416+ hotels available in Brixton. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

More detail

Map of how to get from Ilford to Brixton.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 10 miles
  • Duration: 47 min

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 47 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 - $6
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 London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $5
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Farringdon to Loughborough Junction
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
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 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
Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
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
$55 - $70
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

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.