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There are 4 ways to get from Ilford to Potters Bar by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Ilford to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Potters Bar

$13 - $22

Cheapest option

Line 179 bus, line 313 bus  •  1 h 46 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 Potters Bar 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

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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 46 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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No, there is no direct bus from Ilford to Potters Bar station. However, there are services departing from Ilford, High Road Ilford and arriving at Potters Bar station via Chingford Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 46 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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The best way to get from Ilford to Potters Bar without a car is to train which takes 1 h 3 min and costs £10 - £17.

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It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to get from Ilford to Potters Bar, including transfers.

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Ilford to Potters Bar bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Ilford, High Road Ilford station.

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The best way to get from Ilford to Potters Bar is to train which takes 1 h 3 min and costs £10 - £17. Alternatively, you can line 179 bus and line 313 bus, which costs £4 and takes 1 h 46 min.

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Ilford to Potters Bar bus services, operated by Arriva London North, arrive at Potters Bar station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ilford to Potters Bar is 26 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Ilford to Potters Bar.

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Map of how to get from Ilford to Potters Bar.
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  • Distance: 15.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 3 min

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

You can take a train from Ilford to Potters Bar via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, and London Kings Cross in around 1 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ilford to Potters Bar via Chingford Station in around 1 h 46 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
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Potters Bar
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Ilford, High Road Ilford to Chingford Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Arriva London North
Phone
020 8271 0101
Website
arrivalondon.com
Bus from Chingford Station to Potters Bar station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 15 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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