There are 6 ways to get from Welling to Ilford by train, subway, bus, car, car ferry 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.

Recommended option

Train, Tube  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from Welling to London Bridge
  2. Take the Tube from London Bridge Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station Jubilee

$14 - $21

Cheapest option

Drive, Woolwich Ferry  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Welling to Woolwich Ferry South Pier
  2. Take the Woolwich Ferry from Woolwich Ferry South Pier to North Woolwich, Woolwich Ferry North Pier
  3. Drive from North Woolwich, Woolwich Ferry North Pier to Ilford

$7 - $10

4 alternative options

Line 96 bus, train  •  59 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

$8 - $12

Line 486 bus, bus  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the line 486 bus from Welling, Bellegrove Rd Churchfield Rd to North Greenwich Station 486
  2. Take the bus from Canning Town to Barking Town Centre N15

$8 - $10

Line 96 bus, line 147 bus  •  1 h 32 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

$9 - $10

Walk  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Walk from Welling to Ilford 9.3 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Welling to Ilford is to drive and Woolwich Ferry which costs £5 - £8 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Welling to Ilford is to drive and Woolwich Ferry which costs £5 - £8 and takes 32 min.

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The distance between Welling and Ilford is 7 miles.

The best way to get from Welling to Ilford without a car is to train and Tube which takes 55 min and costs £10 - £16.

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It takes approximately 55 min to get from Welling to Ilford, including transfers.

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There are 7987+ hotels available in Ilford. Prices start at $78 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: 55 min

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

You can take a bus from Welling to Ilford via North Greenwich Station, North Greenwich Underground Station, Canning Town Underground Station, and Canning Town in around 1 h 5 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from London Bridge Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
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
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Welling, Upper Wickham Lane Coton Road to Woolwich Arsenal Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Welling, Bellegrove Rd Churchfield Rd to North Greenwich Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Canning Town to Barking Town Centre
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Canning Town to Ilford, Chapel Road
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry operators
London River Services
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Car ferry from Woolwich Ferry South Pier to North Woolwich, Woolwich Ferry North Pier
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk

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