There are 4 ways to get from Ilford to Ponders End by train, bus, taxi or car

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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 Ponders End

$9 - $14

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Line 179 bus, line 313 bus  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the line 179 bus from Ilford, High Road Ilford to Chingford Station 179
  2. Take the line 313 bus from Chingford Station to Ponders End, Scotland Green Road Nags Head Road 313

$5

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Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ilford to Ponders End 9.3 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Ilford to Ponders End 9.3 miles

$2 - $3

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No, there is no direct bus from Ilford to Ponders End. However, there are services departing from Ilford, High Road Ilford and arriving at Ponders End, Scotland Green Road Nags Head Road via Chingford Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 6 min.

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

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The distance between Ilford and Ponders End is 8 miles. The road distance is 9.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Ilford to Ponders End without a car is to train which takes 57 min and costs .

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

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Ilford to Ponders End bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Ilford, High Road Ilford station.

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

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The best way to get from Ilford to Ponders End is to train which takes 57 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 179 bus and line 313 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 6 min.

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Ilford to Ponders End bus services, operated by Arriva London North, arrive at Ponders End, Scotland Green Road Nags Head Road station.

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Ilford to Ponders End train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Ponders End station.

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Map of how to get from Ilford to Ponders End.
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  • Distance: 7.7 miles
  • Duration: 57 min

What companies run services between Ilford, England and Ponders End, England?

You can take a train from Ilford to Ponders End via London Liverpool Street in around 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ilford to Ponders End via Chingford Station in around 1 h 6 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 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Ilford, High Road Ilford to Chingford Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Arriva London North
Phone
020 8271 0101
Website
arrivalondon.com
Bus from Chingford Station to Ponders End, Scotland Green Road Nags Head Road
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
arrivalondon.com
Other operators
Taxi from Ilford to Ponders End
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55
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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Yes, the driving distance between Ilford to Ponders End is 9 miles. It takes approximately 15 min to drive from Ilford to Ponders End.

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