There are 7 ways to get from Ilford to Buckingham Palace by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or rideshare

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, Tube  •  51 min

  1. Take the train from Ilford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to Green Park Underground Station Jubilee

$7 - $10

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Ilford to London 10.2 miles

$2

5 alternative options

Tube  •  50 min

  1. Take the Tube from Barking Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station District / ...

$4 - $6

Line 25 bus  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Ilford Broadway to City of London, Poultry Bank Station 25

$6

Line 25 bus, line 390 bus  •  2 h

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Ilford Broadway to Tottenham Court Road 25
  2. Take the line 390 bus from Tottenham Court Road to Belgravia, Wilton Street 390

$3

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ilford to Buckingham Palace 11.2 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Ilford to Buckingham Palace 11.2 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Ilford to Buckingham Palace is to rideshare which costs £1 and takes 1 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ilford to Buckingham Palace is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 23 min.

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The distance between Ilford and Buckingham Palace is 10 miles. The road distance is 11.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 51 min to get from Ilford to Buckingham Palace, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ilford to Buckingham Palace station. However, there are services departing from Ilford Broadway and arriving at Westminster Cathedral Victoria Station via Cannon Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 45 min.

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The nearest airport to Buckingham Palace is London City (LCY) Airport which is 8.3 miles away. Other nearby airports include London Heathrow (LHR) (13.6 miles), London Gatwick (LGW) (24 miles), London Luton (LTN) (28.2 miles) and London Stansted (STN) (32.1 miles).

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Map of how to get from Ilford to Buckingham Palace.
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  • Distance: 10.1 miles
  • Duration: 51 min

What companies run services between Ilford, England and Buckingham Palace, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Ilford to Buckingham Palace every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 7 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Ilford to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
9 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 Ilford to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$2 - $4
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford Underground Station to Green Park Underground Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Barking Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Ilford Broadway to City of London, Poultry Bank Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Ilford Broadway to Tottenham Court Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Tottenham Court Road to Belgravia, Wilton Street
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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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 Buckingham Palace
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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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