There are 6 ways to get from Ilford to Dartford by train, bus, taxi, car or foot

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Train c2c  •  13 min

  1. Take the train from Barking to Purfleet

$5 - $8

5 alternative options

Train via Stratford (London)  •  1 h

  1. Take the train from Stratford DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal to Dartford

$12 - $20

Line 147 bus, line 96 bus  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the line 147 bus from Ilford Broadway to Canning Town 147
  2. Take the line 96 bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park) 96

$11 - $12

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ilford to Dartford 18.1 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Ilford to Dartford 18.1 miles

$3 - $6

Walk  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Walk from Ilford to Dartford 14.2 miles

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Barking and arriving at Purfleet. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

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The distance between Ilford and Dartford is 10 miles. The road distance is 18.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Ilford to Dartford without a car is to train which takes 13 min and costs .

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The train from Barking to Purfleet takes 13 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Ilford to Dartford train services, operated by c2c, depart from Barking station.

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The best way to get from Ilford to Dartford is to train which takes 13 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 147 bus and line 96 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 59 min.

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Ilford to Dartford train services, operated by c2c, arrive at Purfleet station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ilford to Dartford is 18 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Ilford to Dartford.

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Map of how to get from Ilford to Dartford.
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  • Distance: 9.9 miles
  • Duration: 13 min

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

c2c operates a train from Ilford to Dartford every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 13 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ilford to Dartford via Canning Town, Canning Town DLR Station, Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station, and Woolwich Arsenal Station in around 1 h 59 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Barking to Purfleet
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Woolwich Arsenal to Dartford
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Woolwich Arsenal to Dartford
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
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
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Dartford, Pizza Hut (Prospect Place Retail Park)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Ilford to Dartford
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
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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