There are 5 ways to get from Ilford to Royal Victoria Dock by train, bus, taxi or foot

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Train  •  33 min

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

$5 - $8

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Line 147 bus  •  40 min

  1. Take the line 147 bus from Plashet, High Street North to Custom House Station 147

$3

3 alternative options

Line 147 bus via Ilford Broadway  •  57 min

  1. Take the line 147 bus from Ilford Broadway to Custom House Station 147

$3

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ilford to Royal Victoria Dock 6.5 miles

$35 - $45

Walk  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Walk from Ilford to Royal Victoria Dock 5.5 miles

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Plashet, High Street North and arriving at Custom House Station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ilford to Royal Victoria Dock station. However, there are services departing from Ilford and arriving at Pontoon Dock DLR Station via Stratford DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 min.

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The distance between Ilford and Royal Victoria Dock is 4 miles.

The best way to get from Ilford to Royal Victoria Dock without a car is to train which takes 33 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 33 min to get from Ilford to Royal Victoria Dock, including transfers.

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Ilford to Royal Victoria Dock bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Plashet, High Street North station.

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Ilford to Royal Victoria Dock train services, operated by TfL Rail, depart from Ilford station.

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The best way to get from Ilford to Royal Victoria Dock is to train which takes 33 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 147 bus, which costs and takes 40 min.

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Ilford to Royal Victoria Dock bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Custom House Station.

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Ilford to Royal Victoria Dock train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Pontoon Dock DLR Station.

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Map of how to get from Ilford to Royal Victoria Dock.
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  • Distance: 4.1 miles
  • Duration: 33 min

What companies run services between Ilford, England and Royal Victoria Dock, England?

You can take a train from Ilford to Royal Victoria Dock via Stratford (London), Stratford DLR Station, and Pontoon Dock DLR Station in around 33 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Ilford to Royal Victoria Dock every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 25 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 Pontoon Dock DLR Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Plashet, High Street North to Custom House Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Ilford Broadway to Custom House Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Ilford to Royal Victoria Dock
Ave. Duration
10 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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