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There are 5 ways to get from Ilford to The O2 Arena by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Train, subway  •  21 min

  1. Take the train from Ilford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the subway from Stratford station to North Greenwich station Jubilee

£4 - £6

Cheapest option

Line 147 bus  •  1h 23m

  1. Take the line 147 bus from Ilford Broadway to Canning Town, Munday Road Royal Victoria DLR 147

£2

3 alternative options

Line 147 bus via Canning Town, Jude Street  •  1h 26m

  1. Take the line 147 bus from Ilford Broadway to Canning Town, Jude Street 147

£2

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ilford to The O2 Arena 7.3 miles

£20 - £25

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Ilford to The O2 Arena 7.3 miles

£1 - £2

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The cheapest way to get from Ilford to The O2 Arena is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 12 min.

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The fastest way to get from Ilford to The O2 Arena is to taxi. Taking this option will cost £20 - £25 and takes 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ilford Broadway and arriving at Canning Town, Munday Road Royal Victoria DLR. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 44 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ilford to The O2 Arena station. However, there are services departing from Ilford and arriving at North Greenwich station via Stratford station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 min.

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The distance between Ilford and The O2 Arena is 5 miles. The road distance is 7.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Ilford to The O2 Arena without a car is to train and subway which takes 21 min and costs £3 - £6.

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It takes approximately 21 min to get from Ilford to The O2 Arena, including transfers.

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Ilford to The O2 Arena bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Ilford Broadway station.

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Ilford to The O2 Arena train services, operated by TfL Rail, depart from Ilford station.

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Ilford to The O2 Arena bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Canning Town, Munday Road Royal Victoria DLR station.

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  • Distance: 4.8 miles
  • Duration: 21 min

What companies run services between Ilford, England and The O2 Arena, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Ilford Broadway to Canning Town, Munday Road Royal Victoria DLR every 10 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 44 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Ilford to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £3
Website
TfL Rail
Offpeak (Contactless or Oyster)
£1 - £3
Peak (Contactless or Oyster)
£1 - £3
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford station to North Greenwich station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Ilford Broadway to Canning Town, Munday Road Royal Victoria DLR
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Ilford Broadway to Canning Town, Jude Street
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Ilford to The O2 Arena
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
£20 - £25
Twelve Transfers
Phone
+44 20 3479 5700
Website
twelvetransfers.co.uk
Longbridge Cars
Phone
+44 20 8507 7724
A to B Minicabs
Phone
+44 20 8594 9290
Stratford City Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 5454
Website
stratfordcitycars.co.uk
Seven Fives
Phone
+44 20 8555 5555
Eurolink Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 8888
Website
eurolinkcars.co.uk

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Ilford to The O2 Arena train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at North Greenwich station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ilford to The O2 Arena is 7 miles. It takes approximately 12 min to drive from Ilford to The O2 Arena.

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