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There are 5 ways to get from Ilford to South Kensington by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Subway  •  43 min

  1. Take the subway from East Ham station to Gloucester Road station District

$4 - $6

4 alternative options

Train, subway  •  48 min

  1. Take the train from Ilford to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the subway from Liverpool Street station to Gloucester Road station Circle

$7 - $11

Line 25 bus, line 14 bus  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Ilford Broadway to Tottenham Court Road 25
  2. Take the line 14 bus from Tottenham Court Road, Great Russell Street to South Kensington 14

$6

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ilford to South Kensington 13 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Ilford to South Kensington 13 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Ilford to South Kensington is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ilford to South Kensington is to taxi which costs £45 - £60 and takes 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ilford to South Kensington. However, there are services departing from Ilford Broadway and arriving at South Kensington via Tottenham Court Road, Great Russell Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 55 min.

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The distance between Ilford and South Kensington is 12 miles. The road distance is 13 miles.

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The best way to get from Ilford to South Kensington without a car is to subway which takes 43 min and costs £3 - £5.

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The subway from East Ham station to Gloucester Road station takes 43 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Ilford to South Kensington bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Ilford Broadway station.

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Ilford to South Kensington bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at South Kensington station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ilford to South Kensington is 13 miles. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Ilford to South Kensington.

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There are 9027+ hotels available in South Kensington. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ilford to South Kensington.
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  • Distance: 11.8 miles
  • Duration: 43 min

What companies run services between Ilford, England and South Kensington, England?

You can take a bus from Ilford to South Kensington via Tottenham Court Road and Tottenham Court Road, Great Russell Street in around 1 h 55 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from East Ham station to Gloucester Road station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Liverpool Street station to Gloucester Road station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Ilford Broadway to Tottenham Court Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Tottenham Court Road, Great Russell Street to South Kensington
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Ilford to South Kensington
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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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