Leicester to Portsmouth train

Cheap train tickets from Leicester to Portsmouth

Showing times and prices for 26 Jun

Cheapest

£115

Average

£115

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

East Midlands Railway
08:56Leicester5h11 14:07Portsmouth
0 changes
£1151One-way
Southern
11:00Leicester3h52 14:52Portsmouth
0 changes
£1151One-way

Train schedule Leicester to Portsmouth

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East Midlands Railway
08:56Leicester5h11 14:07Portsmouth
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Southern
11:00Leicester3h52 14:52Portsmouth
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Fastest train times from Leicester to Portsmouth

Showing times and prices for 26 Jun

Fastest Journey

3 h 52 m

Average

4 h 31 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

205 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Leicester for Portsmouth every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Southern
11:00Leicester3h52 14:52Portsmouth
0 changes
£1151One-way
East Midlands Railway
08:56Leicester5h11 14:07Portsmouth
0 changes
£1151One-way

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Overview: Train from Leicester to Portsmouth

distanceDistance126 miles (204 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 41 min
priceAverage train ticket price£50 (€56)
frequencyTrain frequency20 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 20 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSouthern, South Western Railway or East Midlands Railways

Trains from Leicester to Portsmouth cover the 126 miles (204 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 41 min with our travel partners like Southern, South Western Railway or East Midlands Railways. Normally, there are 20 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £50, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £50. Travellers depart most frequently from Leicester and arrive in Portsmouth & Southsea.

Train companies: East Midlands Trains, South Western Railway and Southern trains Leicester to Portsmouth

Travel between Leicester and Portsmouth from £50 with Omio’s train partners East Midlands Trains, South Western Railway and Southern! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular journey for you.

East Midlands Trains
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Save time and money by searching for and booking your East Midlands Trains train between Leicester and Portsmouth online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest East Midlands Trains train from Leicester to Portsmouth, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current East Midlands Trains train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 126 miles (204 km) trip from Leicester to Portsmouth as well as ticket information for the train (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap train ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains to Portsmouth from Leicester, you can check straight away if the East Midlands Trains ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Buy your official East Midlands Trains Leicester to Portsmouth train tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!

Train information from Leicester to Portsmouth with East Midlands Trains:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 12 min
  • East Midlands Trains frequency: 20 a day

Southern tickets to Portsmouth from Leicester are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect journey with Southern between Leicester and Portsmouth all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current Southern train timetables and train tickets available on Omio for the 126 miles (204 km) trip. You can also see relevant travel information for the Southern train, such as luggage policy and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest Leicester to Portsmouth routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best Southern Leicester to Portsmouth train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the Southern train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Portsmouth with Southern!

    If you're looking for cheap South Western Railway tickets between Leicester and Portsmouth, check out Omio! With one-way Leicester to Portsmouth train ticket prices starting as low as £50 when you book in advance, we'll help you get to Portsmouth from Leicester by showing you the latest South Western Railway offers, train timetables and tickets for this 126 miles (204 km) route. You can also review relevant ticket information for each class fare available on this journey, such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard with South Western Railway. If you search for South Western Railway tickets to Portsmouth from Leicester in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can go paperless when taking the train. Whether you're looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train to Portsmouth from Leicester on offer, Omio makes it easier than ever for you to find that perfect train with South Western Railway so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Leicester to Portsmouth

    Travel by train 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 Leicester to Portsmouth.
    FAQs
    You can find a cheap train from Leicester to Portsmouth for some dates and times for as low as £50  one way in the next 7 days.
    If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Leicester to Portsmouth train to cost on average £50  one way.
    You should expect to travel around 126 miles (204 km)  to Portsmouth from Leicester by train.
    The Leicester to Portsmouth train duration is on average 3 h 41 min, which is to be expected when travelling 126 miles (204 km) from Leicester to Portsmouth. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

    When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Leicester   and arriving in Portsmouth & Southsea.

    You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Leicester, located approximately 1.3 miles (2.1 km) from the city centre of Leicester. The most popular arrival train station in Portsmouth, called Portsmouth & Southsea, is located around 0.1 miles (80 m) away from its city centre.

    If you're looking for trains from Leicester to Portsmouth, you can rely on Southern, South Western Railway or East Midlands Railways to get you to Portsmouth. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Leicester to Portsmouth route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    On average, there are 20 trains a day from Leicester to Portsmouth. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    If you prefer early morning trains from Leicester to Portsmouth, the first train leaves at 07: 01. If you prefer late night trains from Leicester to Portsmouth, the last train of the day leaves at 17: 11. Omio shows you the latest train from Leicester to Portsmouth times to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
    If you book Leicester to Portsmouth train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £50. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Portsmouth from Leicester. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Leicester
    Portsmouth
    The major railway station for departures from Leicester is Leicester. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Leicester for your trip between Leicester and Portsmouth.
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    Phone Number
    +44 8457125678
    Public transport options for Leicester
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Coaches leave from the Station front

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