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

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Line 147 bus  •  39m

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

$3

4 alternative options

Train  •  36m

  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

Line 147 bus via Ilford Broadway  •  56m

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

$3

Taxi  •  10m

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

$23 - $29

Walk  •  1h 46m

  1. Walk from Ilford to Royal Victoria Dock 5.5 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Ilford to Royal Victoria Dock is to line 147 bus which costs £2 and takes 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Ilford to Royal Victoria Dock is to taxi which costs £18 - £22 and takes 10m.

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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 24m.

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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 36m.

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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 line 147 bus which takes 39m and costs £2.

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The line 147 bus from Plashet, High Street North to Custom House Station takes 24m including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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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 line 147 bus which takes 39m and costs £2. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £3 - £7 and takes 36m.

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Map of how to get from Ilford to Royal Victoria Dock.
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  • Distance: 4.1 miles
  • Duration: 39m

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

London Buses operates a bus from Ilford to Royal Victoria Dock every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 24m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ilford to Royal Victoria Dock via Stratford (London), Stratford DLR Station, and Pontoon Dock DLR Station in around 36m.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Ilford to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
9m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford DLR Station to Pontoon Dock DLR Station
Ave. Duration
12m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Plashet, High Street North to Custom House Station
Ave. Duration
24m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Ilford Broadway to Custom House Station
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Ilford to Royal Victoria Dock
Ave. Duration
10m
Estimated price
$23 - $29
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 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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There are 8858+ hotels available in Royal Victoria Dock. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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