There are 5 ways to get from Ilford to Waltham Cross by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Ilford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Waltham Cross

$9 - $13

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Line 123 bus, line 279 bus  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the line 123 bus from Ilford, High Road Ilford to Bruce Grove Station 123
  2. Take the line 279 bus from Bruce Grove Station to Waltham Cross, Bus Station 279 / ...

$5

3 alternative options

Line 167 bus, bus  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the line 167 bus from Ilford, High Road Ilford to Loughton, Roding Road 167
  2. Take the bus from Loughton Station to Waltham Cross, Bus Station 66 / ...

$8 - $11

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ilford to Waltham Cross 12.3 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Ilford to Waltham Cross 12.3 miles

$2 - $4

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No, there is no direct bus from Ilford to Waltham Cross station. However, there are services departing from Ilford, High Road Ilford and arriving at Waltham Cross, Bus Station via Loughton Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ilford to Waltham Cross. However, there are services departing from Ilford and arriving at Waltham Cross via Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 4 min.

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The distance between Ilford and Waltham Cross is 10 miles. The road distance is 12.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Ilford to Waltham Cross without a car is to train which takes 1 h 4 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 4 min to get from Ilford to Waltham Cross, including transfers.

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Ilford to Waltham Cross bus services, operated by Stagecoach London, depart from Ilford, High Road Ilford station.

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Ilford to Waltham Cross train services, operated by TfL Rail, depart from Ilford station.

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The best way to get from Ilford to Waltham Cross is to train which takes 1 h 4 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 167 bus and bus, which costs and takes 1 h 21 min.

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Ilford to Waltham Cross bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Waltham Cross, Bus Station.

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Ilford to Waltham Cross train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Waltham Cross station.

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Map of how to get from Ilford to Waltham Cross.
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  • Distance: 10 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 4 min

What companies run services between Ilford, England and Waltham Cross, England?

You can take a train from Ilford to Waltham Cross via Stratford (London) in around 1 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ilford to Waltham Cross via Loughton, Roding Road and Loughton Station in around 1 h 21 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
Bus operators
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ilford, High Road Ilford to Loughton, Roding Road
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Loughton Station to Waltham Cross, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Swallow Buses
Website
swallowcoach.co.uk
Bus from Loughton, Roding Road to Waltham Cross, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Website
swallowcoach.co.uk
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Ilford, High Road Ilford to Bruce Grove Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Arriva London North
Phone
020 8271 0101
Website
arrivalondon.com
Bus from Bruce Grove Station to Waltham Cross, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
arrivalondon.com
Other operators
Taxi from Ilford to Waltham Cross
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
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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Yes, the driving distance between Ilford to Waltham Cross is 12 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Ilford to Waltham Cross.

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