There are 5 ways to get from South Benfleet to Ilford by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  27 min

  1. Take the train from Benfleet to Barking

$8 - $13

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Line 22 bus, train  •  58 min

  1. Take the line 22 bus from South Benfleet, Kents Hill Road (Primary School) to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) 22
  2. Take the train from Basildon to Barking

$11 - $15

Line 22 bus, line 9 bus  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the line 22 bus from South Benfleet, Kents Hill Road (Primary School) to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) 22
  2. Take the line 9 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Brentwood Railway Station 9

$16 - $19

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from South Benfleet to Ilford 27 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from South Benfleet to Ilford 27 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from South Benfleet to Ilford is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from South Benfleet to Ilford is to train which costs £6 - £10 and takes 27 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Benfleet and arriving at Barking. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

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The distance between South Benfleet and Ilford is 21 miles. The road distance is 27 miles.

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The best way to get from South Benfleet to Ilford without a car is to train which takes 27 min and costs £6 - £10.

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The train from Benfleet to Barking takes 27 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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South Benfleet to Ilford train services, operated by c2c, depart from Benfleet station.

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The best way to get from South Benfleet to Ilford is to train which takes 27 min and costs £6 - £10. Alternatively, you can line 22 bus and line 9 bus, which costs £12 - £15 and takes 2 h 23 min.

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South Benfleet to Ilford train services, operated by c2c, arrive at Barking station.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Benfleet to Ilford is 27 miles. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from South Benfleet to Ilford.

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  • Distance: 21.1 miles
  • Duration: 27 min

What companies run services between South Benfleet, England and Ilford, England?

c2c operates a train from South Benfleet to Ilford every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $13 and the journey takes 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from South Benfleet to Ilford via Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn), Brentwood Railway Station, and Brentwood in around 2 h 23 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Benfleet to Barking
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Basildon to Barking
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from South Benfleet, Kents Hill Road (Primary School) to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Brentwood Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from South Benfleet to Ilford
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com

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