There are 5 ways to get from Ilford to Harlow 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.

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Train  •  57 min

  1. Take the train from Ilford to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Harlow Town Stansted Express

$26 - $28

Cheapest option

Line 167 bus, bus  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the line 167 bus from Ilford to Loughton, Roding Road 167
  2. Take the bus from Loughton, Roding Road to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) 87 / ...

$9 - $12

3 alternative options

Line 123 bus, train  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the line 123 bus from Ilford to Tottenham Hale Bus Station 123
  2. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Harlow Town Stansted Express

$23

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ilford to Harlow 18.5 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Ilford to Harlow 18.5 miles

$4 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Ilford to Harlow is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ilford to Harlow is to taxi which costs £65 - £80 and takes 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ilford to Harlow station. However, there are services departing from Ilford and arriving at Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) via Loughton, Roding Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ilford to Harlow. However, there are services departing from Ilford and arriving at Harlow Town via London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 57 min.

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The distance between Ilford and Harlow is 15 miles. The road distance is 18.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Ilford to Harlow without a car is to train which takes 57 min and costs £20 - £22.

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It takes approximately 57 min to get from Ilford to Harlow, including transfers.

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Ilford to Harlow bus services, operated by Stagecoach London, depart from Ilford station.

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Ilford to Harlow train services, operated by TfL Rail, depart from Ilford station.

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The best way to get from Ilford to Harlow is to train which takes 57 min and costs £20 - £22. Alternatively, you can line 167 bus and bus, which costs £7 - £10 and takes 2 h 17 min.

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Map of how to get from Ilford to Harlow.
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  • Distance: 15.3 miles
  • Duration: 57 min

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

You can take a train from Ilford to Harlow via London Liverpool Street in around 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ilford to Harlow via Loughton, Roding Road in around 2 h 17 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Ilford to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Ilford to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $5
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from London Liverpool Street to Harlow Town
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$22
First
$36
Business
$31
Train from Tottenham Hale to Harlow Town
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$20
First
$34
Business
$28
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Ilford to Tottenham Hale Bus Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ilford to Loughton, Roding Road
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Loughton, Roding Road to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
TrustyBus
Phone
01992 890225
Email
trustybus@galleontravel.co.uk
Website
trustybus.co.uk
Bus from Loughton Station to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
trustybus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Ilford to Harlow
Ave. Duration
21 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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