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There are 7 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Ilford by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Ilford

$29 - $32

Cheapest option

Bus, line 25 bus  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London Bow National Express
  2. Take the line 25 bus from Bow Church Station to Ilford Hill 25 / ...

$12 - $16

5 alternative options

Train, line 123 bus  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale Stansted Express
  2. Take the line 123 bus from Tottenham Hale Bus Station to Ilford, Chapel Road 123

$26

Bus, line 86 bus  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport to Stratford A21
  2. Take the line 86 bus from Stratford Bus Station to Ilford, Pioneer Point 86 / ...

$14 - $15

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Ilford 29.6 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Ilford 29.6 miles

$6 - $10

Towncar  •  33 min

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to Ilford 29.6 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Ilford is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Ilford is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Ilford. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport London and arriving at Ilford Hill via Bow Church Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Ilford. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport and arriving at Ilford via London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 4 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Ilford is 24 miles. The road distance is 29.6 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Ilford without a car is to train which takes 1 h 4 min and costs £22 - £25.

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It takes approximately 1 h 4 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Ilford, including transfers.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Ilford bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Stansted Airport London station.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Ilford train services, operated by Stansted Express, depart from Stansted Airport station.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Ilford is to train which takes 1 h 4 min and costs £22 - £25. Alternatively, you can bus and line 25 bus, which costs £9 - £13 and takes 1 h 24 min.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Ilford.
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  • Distance: 24.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 4 min

What companies run services between London Stansted Airport (STN), England and Ilford, England?

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Ilford via London Liverpool Street in around 1 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Ilford via Bow Church Station in around 1 h 24 min.

Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$25
First
$40
Business
$38
Train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$24
First
$38
Business
$36
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Ilford
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Tottenham Hale Bus Station to Ilford, Chapel Road
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Bow Church Station to Ilford Hill
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Stratford Bus Station to Ilford, Pioneer Point
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport London to London Bow
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from London Stansted Airport to Stratford
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $12
Schedules at
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Other operators
Taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Ilford
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to Ilford
Estimated price
$110 - $170

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Ilford bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Ilford Hill station.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Ilford train services, operated by TfL Rail, arrive at Ilford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to Ilford is 30 miles. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Ilford.

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