Bristol to Portsmouth train

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Cheap train tickets from Bristol to Portsmouth

Showing times and prices for 24 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Bristol to Portsmouth is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Great Western Railway
11:242h23
Bristol
13:47Portsmouth
£131One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
13:222h25
Bristol
15:47Portsmouth
£151One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
12:222h25
Bristol
14:47Portsmouth
£271One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
21:452h43
Bristol
00:28Portsmouth
£311One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
09:232h24
Bristol
11:47Portsmouth
£501One-way
0 changes

Train timetableBristol to Portsmouth

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 24 April
Great Western Railway
11:242h23
Bristol
13:47Portsmouth
0 changes
Great Western Railway
09:232h24
Bristol
11:47Portsmouth
0 changes
Great Western Railway
12:222h25
Bristol
14:47Portsmouth
0 changes
Great Western Railway
13:222h25
Bristol
15:47Portsmouth
0 changes
Great Western Railway
21:452h43
Bristol
00:28Portsmouth
0 changes

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Train times from Bristol to Portsmouth

Showing times and prices for 24 Apr

Fastest Journey

2 h 23 m

Average

2 h 28 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

128 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Bristol for Portsmouth every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Great Western Railway
11:242h23
Bristol
13:47Portsmouth
£131One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
09:232h24
Bristol
11:47Portsmouth
£501One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
12:222h25
Bristol
14:47Portsmouth
£271One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
13:222h25
Bristol
15:47Portsmouth
£151One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
21:452h43
Bristol
00:28Portsmouth
£311One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Bristol to Portsmouth

distanceDistance79 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 23 min
priceAverage train ticket price£34 (€38)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesGreat Western Rail or South Western Railway

Trains from Bristol to Portsmouth cover the 79 miles long route taking on average 2 h 23 min with our travel partners like Great Western Rail or South Western Railway. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £34, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £13. Travellers depart most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads and arrive in Portsmouth Harbour.

Train providers: Great Western Rail and South Western Railway trains Bristol to Portsmouth

You can travel by train between Bristol and Portsmouth with Great Western Rail and South Western Railway for as low as £45. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

South Western Railway is a train operating company in the United Kingdom, providing services in the south and south-west of England. It operates a variety of train types, including high-speed trains, local stopping services, and suburban commuter trains. It also offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Off-Peak, and Super Off-Peak tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for South Western Railway include London Waterloo to Portsmouth Harbour, London Waterloo to Weymouth, and London Waterloo to Bournemouth.

    FAQs: Bristol to Portsmouth train

    FAQs: Travel by train from Bristol to Portsmouth easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Bristol to Portsmouth.
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Bristol to Portsmouth can start from as little as £13 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Bristol to Portsmouth is £34; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    On average the Bristol to Portsmouth train travel time is 2 h 23 min   for the 79 mile long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Bristol to Portsmouth leaves at 05: 01. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Bristol to Portsmouth leaves at 21: 45.
    There are 12 trains a day from Bristol to Portsmouth which require at least one change with Great Western Rail or South Western Railway. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
    For the best Bristol to Portsmouth train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Great Western Rail or South Western Railway. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Portsmouth from Bristol to compare what amenities they may offer.
    No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 45.

    When departing from Bristol, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Bristol Temple Meads, Bristol, Airport and Bristol, Napier Road. When arriving in Portsmouth, you can end your route in train stations like Portsmouth Harbour, Portsmouth & Southsea and Portsmouth & Southsea or Portsmouth Harbour.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads, which is located around 1.9 miles (3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Portsmouth Harbour, located 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city centre.

    The cheapest month for a train from Bristol to Portsmouth is December.
    It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Bristol to Portsmouth including taking a train or coach.

    Important Stations and Airports in Bristol and Portsmouth

    Bristol
    Portsmouth
    Bristol Temple Meads is the most popular Bristol railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Bristol for your journey to Portsmouth.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    ShoppingShopping
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 06: 45 - 21: 30
    Public transport options for Bristol Temple Meads
    Bus lines: A1, 1, 2, 8, 39/349/X39, 70, 73, 178, 376
    Train lines: CrossCountry, Great Western Main Line, Severn Beach Line
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Station front. Alternative: the lower approach road, outside the front of Bristol & Exeter House
    Bristol, Airport
    Bristol, Napier Road

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