There are 5 ways to get from Ilford to Walthamstow by train, bus, taxi or foot

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Train  •  13 min

  1. Take the train from Barking to Walthamstow Queens Road

$2 - $4

4 alternative options

Train via Forest Gate  •  26 min

  1. Take the train from Ilford to Forest Gate
  2. Take the train from Wanstead Park to Blackhorse Road

$5 - $10

Line 123 bus  •  29 min

  1. Take the line 123 bus from Ilford to Walthamstow, Hoe Street The Bell 123

$3

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ilford to Walthamstow 6 miles

$30 - $40

Walk  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Walk from Ilford to Walthamstow 5.3 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Ilford to Walthamstow is to line 123 bus which costs £2 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ilford to Walthamstow is to taxi which costs £23 - £28 and takes 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ilford and arriving at Walthamstow, Hoe Street The Bell. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Barking and arriving at Walthamstow Queens Road. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

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The distance between Ilford and Walthamstow is 4 miles.

The best way to get from Ilford to Walthamstow without a car is to train which takes 13 min and costs £1 - £3.

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The train from Barking to Walthamstow Queens Road takes 13 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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

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Ilford to Walthamstow train services, operated by London Overground, depart from Barking station.

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The best way to get from Ilford to Walthamstow is to train which takes 13 min and costs £1 - £3. Alternatively, you can line 123 bus, which costs £2 and takes 29 min.

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Ilford to Walthamstow bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Walthamstow, Hoe Street The Bell station.

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Ilford to Walthamstow train services, operated by London Overground, arrive at Walthamstow Queens Road station.

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Map of how to get from Ilford to Walthamstow.
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  • Distance: 4.3 miles
  • Duration: 13 min

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

London Overground operates a train from Ilford to Walthamstow every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 13 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Ilford to Walthamstow every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 29 min.

Train operators
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Barking to Walthamstow Queens Road
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$2 - $3
Cash
$5 - $7
Oyster Card
$2 - $4
Train from Wanstead Park to Blackhorse Road
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$1 - $3
Cash
$4 - $7
Oyster Card
$2 - $4
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Ilford to Forest Gate
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Ilford to Forest Gate
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$2 - $3
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Ilford to Walthamstow, Hoe Street The Bell
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Ilford to Walthamstow
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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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