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There are 6 ways to get from Ilford to Woolwich Arsenal Station by train, bus, taxi, car or foot

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Train  •  34 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  •  46 min

  1. Take the line 474 bus from Plashet, Gladstone Avenue to North Woolwich Free Ferry 474

$3

4 alternative options

Line 147 bus  •  1 h 4 min

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

$6 - $7

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ilford to Woolwich Arsenal Station 11.5 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Ilford to Woolwich Arsenal Station 11.5 miles

$2 - $4

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 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ilford to Woolwich Arsenal Station is to taxi which costs £40 - £55 and takes 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Plashet, Gladstone Avenue and arriving at North Woolwich Free Ferry. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 29 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 34 min.

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The distance between Ilford and Woolwich Arsenal Station is 5 miles. The road distance is 11.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Ilford to Woolwich Arsenal Station without a car is to train which takes 34 min and costs £4 - £7.

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It takes approximately 34 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 Plashet, Gladstone Avenue 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 34 min and costs £4 - £7. Alternatively, you can line 474 bus, which costs £2 and takes 46 min.

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Map of how to get from Ilford to Woolwich Arsenal Station.
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  • Distance: 4.8 miles
  • Duration: 34 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 34 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Ilford to Woolwich Arsenal Station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 29 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
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Plashet, Gladstone Avenue to North Woolwich Free Ferry
Ave. Duration
29 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
Other operators
Taxi from Ilford to Woolwich Arsenal Station
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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Ilford to Woolwich Arsenal Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at North Woolwich Free Ferry 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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Yes, the driving distance between Ilford to Woolwich Arsenal Station is 11 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Ilford to Woolwich Arsenal Station.

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