There are 5 ways to get from Ilford to Woolwich Arsenal Station by train, bus, car, car ferry or foot

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Train  •  32 min

  1. Take the train from Ilford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from Stratford DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station Dlr

$6 - $9

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Line 474 bus  •  53 min

  1. Take the line 474 bus from Manor Park, Romford Road (E12) to North Woolwich, Pier Road 474

$3

3 alternative options

Line 147 bus  •  1 h 3 min

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

$6 - $7

Drive, Woolwich Ferry  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Ilford to North Woolwich, Woolwich Ferry North Pier
  2. Take the Woolwich Ferry from North Woolwich, Woolwich Ferry North Pier to Woolwich Ferry South Pier

$7 - $10

Walk  •  2 h

  1. Walk from Ilford to Woolwich Arsenal Station 6.3 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Ilford to Woolwich Arsenal Station is to line 474 bus which costs £2 and takes 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ilford to Woolwich Arsenal Station is to drive and Woolwich Ferry which costs £5 - £8 and takes 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Manor Park, Romford Road (E12) and arriving at North Woolwich, Pier Road. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 33 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ilford to Woolwich Arsenal Station station. However, there are services departing from Ilford and arriving at Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station via Stratford DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 min.

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The distance between Ilford and Woolwich Arsenal Station is 5 miles.

The best way to get from Ilford to Woolwich Arsenal Station without a car is to train which takes 32 min and costs £4 - £7.

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It takes approximately 32 min to get from Ilford to Woolwich Arsenal Station, including transfers.

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Ilford to Woolwich Arsenal Station bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Manor Park, Romford Road (E12) station.

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Ilford to Woolwich Arsenal Station train services, operated by TfL Rail, depart from Ilford station.

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The best way to get from Ilford to Woolwich Arsenal Station is to train which takes 32 min and costs £4 - £7. Alternatively, you can line 474 bus, which costs £2 and takes 53 min.

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Ilford to Woolwich Arsenal Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at North Woolwich, Pier Road station.

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Ilford to Woolwich Arsenal Station train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station.

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Map of how to get from Ilford to Woolwich Arsenal Station.
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  • Distance: 4.8 miles
  • Duration: 32 min

What companies run services between Ilford, England and Woolwich Arsenal Station, England?

You can take a train from Ilford to Woolwich Arsenal Station via Stratford (London) and Stratford DLR Station in around 32 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Ilford to Woolwich Arsenal Station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 33 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
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
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Manor Park, Romford Road (E12) to North Woolwich, Pier Road
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Ilford Broadway to Canning Town
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry operators
London River Services
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Car ferry from North Woolwich, Woolwich Ferry North Pier to Woolwich Ferry South Pier
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk

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