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

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Train  •  7 min

  1. Take the train from Upminster to Barking

$5 - $8

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Tube  •  18 min

  1. Take the Tube from Upminster Underground Station to Barking Underground Station District / ...

$3 - $5

3 alternative options

Line 370 bus, line 86 bus  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the line 370 bus from Upminster Station Forecourt to Romford Station 370
  2. Take the line 86 bus from Romford Station to Ilford Broadway 86 / ...

$8 - $10

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Upminster to Ilford 8.7 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Upminster to Ilford 8.7 miles

$1 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from Upminster to Ilford is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Upminster to Ilford is to train which costs £4 - £6 and takes 7 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Upminster station to Ilford. However, there are services departing from Upminster Station Forecourt and arriving at Ilford Broadway via Romford Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Upminster and arriving at Barking. Services depart every 15 minutes. The journey takes approximately 7 min.

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The distance between Upminster and Ilford is 8 miles. The road distance is 8.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Upminster to Ilford without a car is to train which takes 7 min and costs £4 - £6.

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The train from Upminster to Barking takes 7 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Upminster to Ilford bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Upminster Station Forecourt.

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

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The best way to get from Upminster to Ilford is to train which takes 7 min and costs £4 - £6. Alternatively, you can line 370 bus and line 86 bus, which costs £6 - £8 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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Map of how to get from Upminster to Ilford.
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  • Distance: 7.7 miles
  • Duration: 7 min

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

c2c operates a train from Upminster to Ilford every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Upminster to Ilford via Romford Station in around 1 h 5 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Upminster to Barking
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Upminster Underground Station to Barking Underground Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Upminster Station Forecourt to Romford Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Romford Station to Ilford Broadway
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Upminster to Ilford
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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
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
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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Upminster to Ilford bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Ilford Broadway station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Upminster to Ilford is 9 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Upminster to Ilford.

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