There are 6 ways to get from Ilford to Watford Junction by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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

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Train, Tube  •  54 min

  1. Take the train from Ilford to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the Tube from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Euston Square Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Euston to Watford Junction

$13 - $33

Cheapest option

Line 86 bus, train  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the line 86 bus from Ilford Broadway to Stratford Bus Station 86
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Willesden Junction
  3. Take the train from Willesden Junction Low Level to Watford Junction

$9 - $18

4 alternative options

Tube, line 142 bus  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to Stanmore Underground Station Jubilee
  2. Take the line 142 bus from Stanmore Station to Watford Junction Railway Station 142

$13 - $17

Line 123 bus, bus  •  2 h

  1. Take the line 123 bus from Ilford, High Road Ilford to Tottenham Hale Bus Station 123
  2. Take the bus from Tottenham Hale Bus Station to Euston Station N73

$10 - $26

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ilford to Watford Junction 26.8 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Ilford to Watford Junction 26.8 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Ilford to Watford Junction is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ilford to Watford Junction is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 36 min.

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The distance between Ilford and Watford Junction is 21 miles. The road distance is 26.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Ilford to Watford Junction without a car is to train and Tube which takes 54 min and costs £10 - £26.

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It takes approximately 54 min to get from Ilford to Watford Junction, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ilford to Watford Junction is 27 miles. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from Ilford to Watford Junction.

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There are 712+ hotels available in Watford Junction. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ilford to Watford Junction.
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  • Distance: 21.5 miles
  • Duration: 54 min

What companies run services between Ilford, England and Watford Junction, England?

You can take a bus from Ilford to Watford Junction via Tottenham Hale Bus Station, Euston Station, and London Euston in around 2 h.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Ilford to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Euston Square Underground Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford Underground Station to Stanmore Underground Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Watford Junction
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $23
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Willesden Junction
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$3 - $5
Cash
$7 - $10
Oyster Card
$4 - $7
Train from Willesden Junction Low Level to Watford Junction
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$3 - $5
Cash
$7 - $10
Oyster Card
$5 - $8
Bus operators
London Sovereign
Website
ratpdevlondon.com
Bus from Stanmore Station to Watford Junction Railway Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
ratpdevlondon.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Ilford Broadway to Stratford Bus Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Ilford, High Road Ilford to Tottenham Hale Bus Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Tottenham Hale Bus Station to Euston Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Ilford to Watford Junction
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
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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