There are 6 ways to get from Ilford to Waterloo Station by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or rideshare

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, Tube  •  35 min

  1. Take the train from Ilford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station Jubilee

$6 - $9

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  50 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Ilford to London 10.2 miles

$2

4 alternative options

Line 86 bus, Tube  •  55 min

  1. Take the line 86 bus from Ilford Broadway to Stratford Bus Station 86
  2. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station Jubilee

$6 - $8

Line 25 bus  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Ilford Broadway to City of London, Poultry Bank Station 25

$6

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ilford to Waterloo Station 10.1 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Ilford to Waterloo Station 10.1 miles

$2 - $4

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ilford to Waterloo Station is to rideshare which costs £1 and takes 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ilford to Waterloo Station is to taxi which costs £35 - £45 and takes 22 min.

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The distance between Ilford and Waterloo Station is 9 miles. The road distance is 10.1 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 35 min to get from Ilford to Waterloo Station, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ilford to Waterloo Station station. However, there are services departing from Ilford Broadway and arriving at Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd via City of London, Bank Station Queen Victoria Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 28 min.

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What companies run services between Ilford, England and Waterloo Station, England?

London Buses operates a bus from Ilford to Waterloo Station every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 7 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Ilford to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
9 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 Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$2 - $4
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Ilford Broadway to Stratford Bus Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Ilford Broadway to City of London, Poultry Bank Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Ilford to London
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Ilford to Waterloo Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
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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