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

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

Recommended option

Train  •  41 min

  1. Take the train from Strood to Stratford International
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Ilford

$21 - $29

Cheapest option

Bus, line 25 bus  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Earl Estate, Maple Road Bottom to Canary Wharf, Canada Square South 762 / ...
  2. Take the line 25 bus from Stratford Bus Station to Ilford Hill 25 / ...

$12

3 alternative options

Bus, line 96 bus, train  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Earl Estate, Elaine Avenue to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
  2. Take the line 96 bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Woolwich Arsenal Station 96
  3. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to Stratford DLR Station Dlr
  4. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Ilford

$16 - $20

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Strood to Ilford 27.2 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Strood to Ilford 27.2 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Strood to Ilford is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Strood to Ilford is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Strood to Ilford. However, there are services departing from Earl Estate, Maple Road Bottom and arriving at Ilford Hill via Canary Wharf, Canada Square North and Stratford Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 47 min.

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The distance between Strood and Ilford is 21 miles. The road distance is 27.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Strood to Ilford without a car is to train which takes 41 min and costs £15 - £22.

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It takes approximately 41 min to get from Strood to Ilford, including transfers.

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Strood to Ilford bus services, operated by Clarkes of London, depart from Earl Estate, Maple Road Bottom station.

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The best way to get from Strood to Ilford is to train which takes 41 min and costs £15 - £22. Alternatively, you can bus and line 25 bus, which costs £10 and takes 1 h 47 min.

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Map of how to get from Strood to Ilford.
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  • Distance: 21 miles
  • Duration: 41 min

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

You can take a train from Strood to Ilford via Stratford International, Stratford New Town, Stratford International, Stratford City Bus Station, and Stratford (London) in around 41 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Strood to Ilford via Canary Wharf, Canada Square South, Canary Wharf, Canada Square North, and Stratford Bus Station in around 1 h 47 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
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
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to Stratford DLR Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Clarkes of London
Phone
020 8778 6697
Email
info@clarkescoaches.co.uk
Website
clarkescoaches.co.uk
Bus from Earl Estate, Maple Road Bottom to Canary Wharf, Canada Square South
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
Clarkes of London
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Stratford Bus Station to Ilford Hill
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Earl Estate, Elaine Avenue to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Woolwich Arsenal Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Strood to Ilford
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk

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