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There are 4 ways to get from Ilford to Southampton by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Central

$32 - $49

Cheapest option

Line 25 bus, bus  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Ilford Broadway to City of London, Poultry Bank Station 25
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade National Express / ...

$16 - $20

2 alternative options

Line 25 bus, train  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Ilford Broadway to Mile End 25 / ...
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Southampton Central

$66 - $98

Drive  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Ilford to Southampton 90.7 miles

$19 - $29

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The cheapest way to get from Ilford to Southampton is to line 25 bus and bus which costs £12 - £15 and takes 4 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ilford to Southampton is to drive which costs £14 - £22 and takes 1 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ilford to Southampton station. However, there are services departing from Ilford Broadway and arriving at Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade via City of London, Bank Station Queen Victoria Street and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 57 min.

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The distance between Ilford and Southampton is 79 miles. The road distance is 90.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Ilford to Southampton without a car is to train which takes 2 h 5 min and costs £24 - £40.

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It takes approximately 2 h 5 min to get from Ilford to Southampton, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Ilford to Southampton is to train which takes 2 h 5 min and costs £24 - £40. Alternatively, you can line 25 bus and bus, which costs £12 - £15 and takes 4 h 57 min.

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Ilford to Southampton bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ilford to Southampton is 91 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to drive from Ilford to Southampton.

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  • Distance: 78.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 5 min

What companies run services between Ilford, England and Southampton, England?

South Western Railway operates a train from Ilford to Southampton hourly. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ilford to Southampton via City of London, Poultry Bank Station, City of London, Bank Station Queen Victoria Street, Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station, and London Victoria Coach Station in around 4 h 57 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Ilford Broadway to Mile End
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Ilford Broadway to City of London, Poultry Bank Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com

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