How to get from Leicester to Portsmouth

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Travel Tips: Travel from Leicester to Portsmouth

Travel 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.

You can travel between Leicester and Portsmouth 4 different ways: coach, flight, ferry or train.

Flight services offer the cheapest way to get from Leicester to Portsmouth. Tickets for a flight cost on average £1.

This is compared to other travel options to Portsmouth:

A flight is generally £30 less than a coach for the same route. A coach costs on average £30 from Leicester to Portsmouth.

A flight journey is usually £1 less than a journey to Portsmouth by ferry, which costs on average £1 for the same trip.

A flight is about £71 less than a train, which costs on average £71 for this route.

The fastest way from Leicester to Portsmouth is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 24 min.

Other travel options from Leicester to Portsmouth can usually take longer:

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You should expect to travel around 126 miles (204 km) from Leicester to Portsmouth.

The average frequency per day from Leicester to Portsmouth is:

  • 5 coaches per day.
  • Around 20 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Portsmouth from Leicester as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Leicester to Portsmouth:

  • Coaches mostly leave from Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station and tend to arrive in Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange.
  • Trains mostly leave from Leicester and tend to arrive in Portsmouth & Southsea.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Leicester to Portsmouth, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with National Express for coaches to Portsmouth. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for National Express Leicester to Portsmouth tickets on Omio for £30.
  • South Western Railway can take you to Portsmouth by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for South Western Railway from Leicester to Portsmouth for £71.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Leicester to Portsmouth often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like London, Southampton or Bournemouth. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Leicester and Portsmouth itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Portsmouth and any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Leicester to Portsmouth, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing £30 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average £1 one way.
  • Ferry tickets cost £1 one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £71 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Leicester to Portsmouth online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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