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.
The average ticket from Manchester to Portsmouth will cost around £ 214 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 143.
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4 h 50 m
5 h 2 m
Trains per day
It's difficult to get from Manchester to Portsmouth without changing at least once.
|Distance||191 miles (308 km)|
|Average train duration||4 h 57 min|
|Average train ticket price||£120 (€136)|
|Train frequency||7 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 7 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Avanti West Coast|
Trains from Manchester to Portsmouth cover the 191 miles (308 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 57 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £120, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £72. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Portsmouth & Southsea.
There are a few train stations in Manchester to start your journey from including Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Victoria and Manchester Oxford Road. In Portsmouth you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Portsmouth & Southsea and Portsmouth Harbour.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Portsmouth & Southsea.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to this train station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Portsmouth & Southsea and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city centre in Portsmouth.
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