There are 5 ways to get from Ilford to Catford by subway, 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.

Recommended option

Tube, train  •  50 min

  1. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station Jubilee
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Catford Bridge

$12 - $19

Cheapest option

Line 25 bus, line 108 bus  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Ilford Broadway to Bow Church DLR 25
  2. Take the line 108 bus from Bow Church DLR to Blackheath 108

$3

3 alternative options

Train, line 47 bus  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Ilford to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the line 47 bus from Liverpool Street Station to Catford, The Catford Centre 47

$7 - $9

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ilford to Catford 12.6 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Ilford to Catford 12.6 miles

$2 - $4

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ilford to Catford is to line 25 bus and line 108 bus which costs £2 and takes 1 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ilford to Catford is to taxi which costs £45 - £55 and takes 23 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ilford to Catford. However, there are services departing from Ilford Broadway and arriving at Catford, The Catford Centre via Bow Church DLR and Blackheath. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 42 min.

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The distance between Ilford and Catford is 9 miles. The road distance is 12.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Ilford to Catford without a car is to Tube and train which takes 50 min and costs £9 - £15.

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It takes approximately 50 min to get from Ilford to Catford, including transfers.

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

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Ilford to Catford bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Blackheath station.

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Map of how to get from Ilford to Catford.
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  • Distance: 8.8 miles
  • Duration: 50 min

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

You can take a bus from Ilford to Catford via Bow Church DLR and Blackheath in around 1 h 42 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Bridge to Catford Bridge
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $10
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
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Liverpool Street Station to Catford, The Catford Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Ilford Broadway to Bow Church DLR
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Bow Church DLR to Blackheath
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Ilford to Catford
Ave. Duration
23 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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