There are 4 ways to get from Ilford to Potters Bar 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h

  1. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Highbury & Islington
  2. Take the train from Highbury & Islington to Potters Bar

$13 - $20

Cheapest option

Line 179 bus, line 313 bus  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take the line 179 bus from Ilford to Chingford Station 179
  2. Take the line 313 bus from Chingford Station to Potters Bar Railway Station 313

$5

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ilford to Potters Bar 26.1 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Ilford to Potters Bar 26.1 miles

$5 - $9

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ilford to Potters Bar is to line 179 bus and line 313 bus which costs £4 and takes 1 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ilford to Potters Bar is to taxi which costs £90 - £120 and takes 29 min.

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The distance between Ilford and Potters Bar is 15 miles. The road distance is 26.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h to get from Ilford to Potters Bar, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ilford to Potters Bar station. However, there are services departing from Ilford and arriving at Potters Bar Railway Station via Chingford Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ilford to Potters Bar. However, there are services departing from Ilford and arriving at Potters Bar via Stratford (London) and Highbury & Islington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h.

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What companies run services between Ilford, England and Potters Bar, England?

You can take a train from Ilford to Potters Bar via Stratford (London) and Highbury & Islington in around 1 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ilford to Potters Bar via Chingford Station in around 1 h 52 min.

Train operators
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Highbury & Islington
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$2 - $3
Cash
$5 - $7
Oyster Card
$2 - $4
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Highbury & Islington to Potters Bar
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Arriva London North
Phone
020 8271 0101
Website
arrivalondon.com
Bus from Chingford Station to Potters Bar Railway Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
arrivalondon.com
Other operators
Taxi from Ilford to Potters Bar
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
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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