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

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Train  •  22 min

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

$4 - $7

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Bus  •  23 min

  1. Take the bus from All Saints, Bazely Street to Barking Town Centre N15

$3

4 alternative options

Line 147 bus  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the line 147 bus from Canning Town to Ilford, Chapel Road 147

$3

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Poplar to Ilford 7 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from Poplar to Ilford 7 miles

$1 - $3

Walk  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Walk from Poplar to Ilford 5.9 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Poplar to Ilford is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Poplar to Ilford is to taxi which costs £26 - £32 and takes 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from All Saints, Bazely Street and arriving at Barking Town Centre. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Poplar station to Ilford. However, there are services departing from All Saints DLR Station and arriving at Ilford via Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 min.

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The distance between Poplar and Ilford is 5 miles. The road distance is 7 miles.

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The best way to get from Poplar to Ilford without a car is to train which takes 22 min and costs £3 - £6.

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It takes approximately 22 min to get from Poplar to Ilford, including transfers.

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Poplar to Ilford bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from All Saints, Bazely Street station.

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Poplar to Ilford train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at All Saints DLR Station.

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The best way to get from Poplar to Ilford is to train which takes 22 min and costs £3 - £6. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £2 and takes 23 min.

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Poplar to Ilford bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Barking Town Centre station.

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Poplar to Ilford train services, operated by TfL Rail, arrive at Ilford station.

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Map of how to get from Poplar to Ilford.
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  • Distance: 4.9 miles
  • Duration: 22 min

What companies run services between Poplar, England and Ilford, England?

You can take a train from Poplar to Ilford via Stratford DLR Station and Stratford (London) in around 22 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Poplar to Ilford every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 23 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from All Saints DLR Station to Stratford DLR Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Ilford
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from All Saints, Bazely Street to Barking Town Centre
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Canning Town to Ilford, Chapel Road
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Poplar to Ilford
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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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