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There are 6 ways to get from Waltham Cross to Ilford by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  35m

  1. Take the train from Waltham Cross to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Ilford

$8 - $12

Cheapest option

Line 217 bus, line 123 bus  •  1h 55m

  1. Take the line 217 bus from Waltham Cross, Bus Station to Turnpike Lane Bus Station 217
  2. Take the line 123 bus from Turnpike Lane Bus Station to Ilford, Chapel Road 123

$3

4 alternative options

Bus, line 167 bus  •  1h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Waltham Cross, Bus Station to Loughton Station 66 / ...
  2. Take the line 167 bus from Loughton, Roding Road to Ilford, Chapel Road 167

Line 279 bus, line 123 bus  •  1h 51m

  1. Take the line 279 bus from Waltham Cross, Bus Station to Bruce Grove, Tottenham High Rd Bruce Grove 279
  2. Take the line 123 bus from Bruce Grove Station to Ilford, Chapel Road 123

$5

Taxi  •  21m

  1. Take a taxi from Waltham Cross to Ilford 12.7 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  21m

  1. Drive from Waltham Cross to Ilford 12.7 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Waltham Cross to Ilford is to line 217 bus and line 123 bus which costs £2 and takes 1h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Waltham Cross to Ilford is to taxi which costs £27 - £33 and takes 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Waltham Cross station to Ilford. However, there are services departing from Waltham Cross, Bus Station and arriving at Ilford, Chapel Road via Loughton, Roding Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 19m.

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No, there is no direct train from Waltham Cross to Ilford. However, there are services departing from Waltham Cross and arriving at Ilford via Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35m.

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The distance between Waltham Cross and Ilford is 10 miles. The road distance is 12.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Waltham Cross to Ilford without a car is to train which takes 35m and costs £6 - £10.

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It takes approximately 35m to get from Waltham Cross to Ilford, including transfers.

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Waltham Cross to Ilford bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Waltham Cross, Bus Station.

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Waltham Cross to Ilford train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Waltham Cross station.

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The best way to get from Waltham Cross to Ilford is to train which takes 35m and costs £6 - £10. Alternatively, you can bus and line 167 bus, which costs and takes 1h 19m.

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Map of how to get from Waltham Cross to Ilford.
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  • Distance: 10 miles
  • Duration: 35m

What companies run services between Waltham Cross, England and Ilford, England?

You can take a train from Waltham Cross to Ilford via Stratford (London) in around 35m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Waltham Cross to Ilford via Loughton Station and Loughton, Roding Road in around 1h 19m.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Ilford
Ave. Duration
9m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
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 Waltham Cross, Bus Station to Loughton Station
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Swallow Buses
Website
swallowcoach.co.uk
Bus from Waltham Cross, Bus Station to Loughton, Roding Road
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
swallowcoach.co.uk
Stagecoach London
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Loughton, Roding Road to Ilford, Chapel Road
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Website
Stagecoach London
Arriva London North
Phone
020 8271 0101
Website
arrivalondon.com
Bus from Waltham Cross, Bus Station to Bruce Grove, Tottenham High Rd Bruce Grove
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
arrivalondon.com
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Bruce Grove Station to Ilford, Chapel Road
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Turnpike Lane Bus Station to Ilford, Chapel Road
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Sullivan Buses
Phone
01707 646 803
Website
sullivanbuses.co.uk
Bus from Waltham Cross, Bus Station to Turnpike Lane Bus Station
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
sullivanbuses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Waltham Cross to Ilford
Ave. Duration
21m
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk

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Waltham Cross to Ilford bus services, operated by Stagecoach London, arrive at Ilford, Chapel Road station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Waltham Cross to Ilford is 13 miles. It takes approximately 21m to drive from Waltham Cross to Ilford.

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