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There are 7 ways to get from Ilford to Poplar DLR Station by train, bus, night bus, taxi, car or foot

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Recommended option

Train  •  21 min

  1. Take the train from Ilford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from Stratford DLR Station to Poplar DLR Station Dlr

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  27 min

  1. Take the night bus from Barking Town Centre to Poplar Recreation Ground DLR N15

$3

5 alternative options

Line 147 bus  •  58 min

  1. Take the line 147 bus from Ilford Broadway to Canning Town 147

$5 - $6

Night bus via All Saints, Bazely Street  •  29 min

  1. Take the night bus from Barking Town Centre to All Saints, Bazely Street N15

$3

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ilford to Poplar DLR Station 7.7 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Ilford to Poplar DLR Station 7.7 miles

$1 - $3

Walk  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Walk from Ilford to Poplar DLR Station 6.3 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Ilford to Poplar DLR Station is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ilford to Poplar DLR Station is to taxi which costs £29 - £35 and takes 12 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Barking Town Centre and arriving at Poplar Recreation Ground DLR. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 22 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ilford to Poplar DLR Station station. However, there are services departing from Ilford and arriving at Poplar DLR Station via Stratford DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 min.

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The distance between Ilford and Poplar DLR Station is 5 miles. The road distance is 7.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Ilford to Poplar DLR Station without a car is to train which takes 21 min and costs £3 - £7.

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It takes approximately 21 min to get from Ilford to Poplar DLR Station, including transfers.

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Ilford to Poplar DLR Station bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Barking Town Centre station.

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Ilford to Poplar DLR Station train services, operated by TfL Rail, depart from Ilford station.

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The best way to get from Ilford to Poplar DLR Station is to train which takes 21 min and costs £3 - £7. Alternatively, you can line 147 bus, which costs £3 - £5 and takes 58 min.

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Map of how to get from Ilford to Poplar DLR Station.
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  • Distance: 5.2 miles
  • Duration: 21 min

What companies run services between Ilford, England and Poplar DLR Station, England?

You can take a train from Ilford to Poplar DLR Station via Stratford (London) and Stratford DLR Station in around 21 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Ilford to Poplar DLR Station every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 51 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
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford DLR Station to Poplar DLR Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Ilford Broadway to Canning Town
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Barking Town Centre to Poplar Recreation Ground DLR
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Barking Town Centre to All Saints, Bazely Street
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Ilford to Poplar DLR Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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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Ilford to Poplar DLR Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Poplar Recreation Ground DLR station.

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Ilford to Poplar DLR Station train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Poplar DLR Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ilford to Poplar DLR Station is 8 miles. It takes approximately 12 min to drive from Ilford to Poplar DLR Station.

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