There are 5 ways to get from Ilford to Forest Hill Station 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  •  49 min

  1. Take the train from Ilford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to London Bridge Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Bridge to Forest Hill

$9 - $15

Cheapest option

Line 25 bus, line 78 bus  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Ilford Broadway to Aldgate 25
  2. Take the line 78 bus from Aldgate to Peckham Rye Station 78

$3

3 alternative options

Line 25 bus, line 176 bus  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Ilford Broadway to Tottenham Court Road 25
  2. Take the line 176 bus from Tottenham Court Road to Forest Hill Station London Rd 176

$3

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ilford to Forest Hill Station 14 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Ilford to Forest Hill Station 14 miles

$3 - $5

What companies run services between Ilford, England and Forest Hill Station, England?

You can take a bus from Ilford to Forest Hill Station via Aldgate and Peckham Rye Station in around 1 h 55 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
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Underground (Tube)
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
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Ilford Broadway to Aldgate
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Aldgate to Peckham Rye Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Ilford Broadway to Tottenham Court Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Tottenham Court Road to Forest Hill Station London Rd
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Ilford to Forest Hill Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
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 Forest Hill Station?

The distance between Ilford and Forest Hill Station is 16 km. The road distance is 22 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Ilford to Forest Hill Station?

The cheapest way to get from Ilford to Forest Hill Station is to line 25 bus and line 78 bus which costs £2 and takes 1 h 55 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Ilford to Forest Hill Station?

The quickest way to get from Ilford to Forest Hill Station is to taxi which takes 26 min and costs £50 - £65.

Is there a direct bus between Ilford and Forest Hill Station?

No, there is no direct bus from Ilford to Forest Hill Station. However, there are services departing from Ilford Broadway and arriving at Forest Hill Station London Rd via Aldgate and Peckham Rye Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 55 min.

How long does it take to get from Ilford to Forest Hill Station?

It takes approximately 49 min to get from Ilford to Forest Hill Station, including transfers.

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