There are 5 ways to get from Ilford to Chatham 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.

Recommended option

Train Southeastern  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Stratford International to Chatham

$23 - $32

Cheapest option

Line 147 bus, train  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the line 147 bus from Ilford Broadway to Canning Town 147
  2. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal to Chatham

$19 - $30

3 alternative options

Train Thameslink  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Farringdon to Chatham

$24 - $34

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ilford to Chatham 30.8 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Ilford to Chatham 30.8 miles

$6 - $10

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

Southeastern operates a train from Ilford to Chatham hourly. Tickets cost $17 - $25 and the journey takes 30 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Stratford International to Chatham
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
Train from Woolwich Arsenal to Chatham
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Woolwich Arsenal to Chatham
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Farringdon to Chatham
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Ilford Broadway to Canning Town
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Ilford to Chatham
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
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 Chatham?

The distance between Ilford and Chatham is 37 km. The road distance is 49 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Ilford to Chatham is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 40 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Ilford to Chatham is to taxi which takes 40 min and costs £110 - £130.

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

It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to get from Ilford to Chatham, including transfers.