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There are 7 ways to get from Welling to Ilford by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or foot

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Recommended option

Train, subway  •  57 min

  1. Take the train from Welling to London Bridge
  2. Take the subway from London Bridge station to Stratford station Jubilee

$14 - $21

Cheapest option

Line 51 bus, line 474 bus  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the line 51 bus from Welling, Bellegrove Rd Churchfield Rd to Woolwich, Beresford Sq Woolwich Arsenal 658 / ...
  2. Take the line 474 bus from North Woolwich Free Ferry to Manor Park Rail Station 474

$6

5 alternative options

Line 96 bus, train  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the line 96 bus from Welling, Upper Wickham Lane Coton Road to Woolwich Arsenal Station 96
  2. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to Stratford DLR Station Dlr

$6 - $9

Line 96 bus, line 147 bus  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the line 96 bus from Welling, Upper Wickham Lane Coton Road to Woolwich Arsenal Station 96
  2. Take the line 147 bus from Canning Town to Ilford, Chapel Road 147

$6 - $7

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Welling to Ilford 13.7 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Welling to Ilford 13.7 miles

$2 - $5

Walk  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Walk from Welling to Ilford 9.3 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Welling to Ilford is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Welling to Ilford is to taxi which costs £50 - £60 and takes 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Welling to Ilford station. However, there are services departing from Welling, Bellegrove Rd Churchfield Rd and arriving at Manor Park Rail Station via North Woolwich Free Ferry. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 12 min.

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The distance between Welling and Ilford is 7 miles. The road distance is 13.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Welling to Ilford without a car is to train and subway which takes 57 min and costs £10 - £16.

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It takes approximately 57 min to get from Welling to Ilford, including transfers.

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Welling to Ilford bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Welling, Bellegrove Rd Churchfield Rd station.

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Welling to Ilford bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Manor Park Rail Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Welling to Ilford is 14 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Welling to Ilford.

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There are 8650+ hotels available in Ilford. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Welling to Ilford.
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  • Distance: 6.8 miles
  • Duration: 57 min

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

You can take a bus from Welling to Ilford via Woolwich, Beresford Sq Woolwich Arsenal and North Woolwich Free Ferry in around 1 h 12 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
London Underground (Tube)
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to Stratford DLR Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Bus operators
Stagecoach London
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Welling, Upper Wickham Lane Coton Road to Woolwich Arsenal Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
Stagecoach London
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Welling, Bellegrove Rd Churchfield Rd to Woolwich, Beresford Sq Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from North Woolwich Free Ferry to Manor Park Rail Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Canning Town to Ilford, Chapel Road
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Welling to Ilford
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
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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