Portsmouth to Plymouth train

Wed, 19 Jun
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Cheap train tickets from Portsmouth to Plymouth

Showing times and prices for 19 Jun

Cheapest

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

South Western Railway
10:274h20
Portsmouth
14:47Plymouth
£871One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
06:054h42
Portsmouth
10:47Plymouth
£921One-way
0 changes
South Western Railway
04:255h14
Portsmouth
09:39Plymouth
£931One-way
0 changes

Train timetablePortsmouth to Plymouth

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 19 June
Great Western Railway
06:054h42
Portsmouth
10:47Plymouth
0 changes
South Western Railway
04:255h14
Portsmouth
09:39Plymouth
0 changes
South Western Railway
10:274h20
Portsmouth
14:47Plymouth
0 changes

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Train times from Portsmouth to Plymouth

Showing times and prices for 19 Jun

Fastest Journey

4 h 20 m

Average

4 h 45 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

221 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Portsmouth for Plymouth every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

South Western Railway
10:274h20
Portsmouth
14:47Plymouth
£871One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
06:054h42
Portsmouth
10:47Plymouth
£921One-way
0 changes
South Western Railway
04:255h14
Portsmouth
09:39Plymouth
£931One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Portsmouth to Plymouth

distanceDistance136 miles
durationAverage train duration4 h 1 min
priceAverage train ticket price£93 (€104)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesGreat Western Rail or South Western Railway

Trains from Portsmouth to Plymouth cover the 136 miles long trip taking on average 4 h 1 min with our travel partners like Great Western Rail or South Western Railway. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £93, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £85. Travellers depart most frequently from Portsmouth Harbour and arrive in Plymouth.

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

Great Western Rail and South Western Railway trains will get you from Portsmouth to Plymouth from £85. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

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.

Train information from Portsmouth to Plymouth with South Western Railway:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 21 min
  • Cheapest Price: £85

FAQs: Portsmouth to Plymouth train

FAQs: Travel by train from Portsmouth to Plymouth 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 Portsmouth to Plymouth.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Portsmouth to Plymouth can start from as little as £85 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Portsmouth to Plymouth is £93; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time between Portsmouth and Plymouth is on average 4 h 1 min   for the 136 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go to Plymouth from Portsmouth by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Portsmouth to Plymouth leaves at 04: 55. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Portsmouth to Plymouth leaves at 19: 28.
There are 16 trains a day from Portsmouth to Plymouth which require at least one change with Great Western Rail or South Western Railway. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Portsmouth to Plymouth train with Great Western Rail or South Western Railway. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip from Portsmouth to Plymouth as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 19: 28.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Portsmouth Harbour, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Plymouth, located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Plymouth from Portsmouth is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 4 h 1 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Portsmouth to Plymouth is November.
You have options as you can travel to Plymouth from Portsmouth 2 different ways: train or coach.

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