There are 7 ways to get from Ilford to City Thameslink by train, subway, bus, night 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.

Recommended option

Train, Tube  •  29 min

  1. Take the train from Ilford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to St. Paul's Underground Station Central

$6 - $9

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Rideshare  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Ilford to London 10.2 miles

$2

5 alternative options

Tube  •  32 min

  1. Take the Tube from Gants Hill Underground Station to St. Paul's Underground Station Central

$4 - $6

Line 25 bus  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Ilford Broadway to City of London, City Thameslink 25

$3

Night bus  •  48 min

  1. Take the night bus from Barking Town Centre to City of London, City Thameslink Stn Ludgate Circus N15

$3

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ilford to City Thameslink 8.6 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Ilford to City Thameslink 8.6 miles

$1 - $3

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ilford Broadway and arriving at City of London, City Thameslink. Services depart every five minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 14 min.

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The distance between Ilford and City Thameslink is 8 miles. The road distance is 8.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Ilford to City Thameslink without a car is to train and Tube which takes 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 29 min to get from Ilford to City Thameslink, including transfers.

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

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Ilford to City Thameslink bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at City of London, City Thameslink station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ilford to City Thameslink is 9 miles. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from Ilford to City Thameslink.

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There are 8294+ hotels available in City Thameslink. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Ilford and City Thameslink. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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Map of how to get from Ilford to City Thameslink.
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  • Distance: 8.2 miles
  • Duration: 29 min

What companies run services between Ilford, England and City Thameslink, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Ilford to City Thameslink every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 14 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Ilford to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford Underground Station to St. Paul's Underground Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Gants Hill Underground Station to St. Paul's Underground Station
Ave. Duration
25 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, City Thameslink
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Barking Town Centre to City of London, City Thameslink Stn Ludgate Circus
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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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 City Thameslink
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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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