There are 5 ways to get from Stratford to Ilford by train, subway, bus, taxi or foot

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  5 min

  1. Take the train from West Ham to Barking

$1 - $7

4 alternative options

Tube  •  11 min

  1. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to Gants Hill Underground Station Central

$3 - $4

Bus  •  18 min

  1. Take the bus from Stratford, Water Lane University Of East London to Ilford Hill 86 / ...

$2 - $8

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stratford to Ilford 4.3 miles

$23 - $28

Walk  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Walk from Stratford to Ilford 3.7 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Stratford to Ilford is to train which costs £1 - £5 and takes 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stratford to Ilford is to train which takes 5 min and costs £1 - £5.

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The distance between Stratford and Ilford is 5 km.

The train from West Ham to Barking takes 5 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stratford, Water Lane University Of East London and arriving at Ilford Hill. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 18 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from West Ham and arriving at Barking. Services depart every five minutes. The journey takes approximately 5 min.

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

c2c operates a train from Stratford to Ilford every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 5 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Stratford to Ilford every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 18 min. National Express also services this route once daily.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from West Ham to Barking
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Ilford
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Wanstead Park to Barking
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$1 - $3
Cash
$4 - $7
Oyster Card
$2 - $3
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford Underground Station to Gants Hill Underground Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Stratford, Water Lane University Of East London to Ilford Hill
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Stratford to Ilford
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$23 - $28
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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