There are 8 ways to get from Ilford to Islington by train, subway, bus, night train, taxi, car, rideshare or foot

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  •  18 min

$4 - $8

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  38 min

  1. 10.2 miles

$2

6 alternative options

Tube  •  21 min

  1. Central

$4 - $6

Line 25 bus  •  53 min

  1. 25

$3

Night train  •  14 min

$5 - $8

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. 10.3 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  21 min

  1. 10.3 miles

$2 - $4

Walk  •  2 h 49 min

  1. 8.9 miles

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

TfL Rail operates a train from Ilford to Islington every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 18 min. c2c also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Ilford to Islington every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 53 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Ilford to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Barking to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Gants Hill Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
21 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 Whitechapel, Royal London Hospital
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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 Islington
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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 Islington is 12 km. The road distance is 17 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ilford to Islington is to rideshare which costs £1 and takes 38 min.

The quickest way to get from Ilford to Islington is to night train which takes 14 min and costs £3 - £6.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ilford and arriving at London Liverpool Street. Services depart every 10 minutes. The journey takes approximately 18 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ilford Broadway and arriving at Whitechapel, Royal London Hospital. Services depart every five minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 53 min.

The train from Ilford to London Liverpool Street takes 18 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.