There are 4 ways to get from Ilford to Finchley by train, subway, 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, Tube  •  37 min

  1. Northern

$6 - $10

Cheapest option

Line 123 bus, line 232 bus  •  1 h 49 min

  1. 123
  2. 232

$6

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. 15.8 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  23 min

  1. 15.8 miles

$3 - $5

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

You can take a bus from Ilford to Finchley via Turnpike Lane and Turnpike Lane Bus Station in around 1 h 49 min.

Train operators
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Woodgrange Park to Upper Holloway
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$3 - $5
Cash
$6 - $9
Oyster Card
$4 - $6
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Archway Underground Station to Finchley Central Underground Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Ilford to Turnpike Lane
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Turnpike Lane Bus Station to Finchley, Long Lane
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Ilford to Finchley
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
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

The distance between Ilford and Finchley is 18 km. The road distance is 25 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ilford to Finchley is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 23 min.

The quickest way to get from Ilford to Finchley is to taxi which takes 23 min and costs £55 - £70.

No, there is no direct bus from Ilford to Finchley. However, there are services departing from Ilford and arriving at Finchley, Long Lane via Turnpike Lane Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 49 min.

It takes approximately 37 min to get from Ilford to Finchley, including transfers.