There are 5 ways to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Ilford by train, bus, car ferry, car 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  •  33 min

  1. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to Stratford DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Ilford

$7 - $10

Cheapest option

Line 474 bus  •  52 min

  1. Take the line 474 bus from North Woolwich Free Ferry to Manor Park Rail Station 474

$3

3 alternative options

Line 147 bus  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the line 147 bus from Canning Town to Ilford, Chapel Road 147

$6 - $7

Woolwich Ferry, drive  •  26 min

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

$6 - $9

Walk  •  2 h

  1. Walk from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Ilford 6.3 miles

What companies run services between Woolwich Arsenal Station, England and Ilford, England?

You can take a train from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Ilford via Stratford DLR Station and Stratford (London) in around 33 min. Alternatively, London Buses operates a bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Ilford every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 35 min.

Train operators
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
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Ilford
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from North Woolwich Free Ferry to Manor Park Rail Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Canning Town to Ilford, Chapel Road
Ave. Duration
53 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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Ilford?

The distance between Woolwich Arsenal Station and Ilford is 8 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Ilford?

The cheapest way to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Ilford is to line 474 bus which costs £2 and takes 52 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Ilford?

The quickest way to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Ilford is to Woolwich Ferry and drive which takes 26 min and costs £4 - £7.

Is there a direct train between Woolwich Arsenal Station and Ilford?

No, there is no direct train from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Ilford. However, there are services departing from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station and arriving at Ilford via Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 min.

Is there a direct bus between Woolwich Arsenal Station and Ilford?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from North Woolwich Free Ferry and arriving at Manor Park Rail Station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

How long does it take to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Ilford?

It takes approximately 33 min to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Ilford, including transfers.

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