You can get from London to Portsmouth by train, bus or flight.
To get from London to Portsmouth on Thu Jul 29 2021 00:00:00 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time) we recommend taking a train because it's the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||64 miles (103 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£6 - £9|
|Cheapest mode||Train • £6 • 1 h 59 min|
|Fastest mode||Coach • £9 • 1 h 55 min|
|Popular travel companies||National Express or Southern|
Travel 64 miles (103 km) by coach or train to Portsmouth from London. If speed is a priority, then a coach is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 55 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £6. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are National Express or Southern among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from London to Portsmouth.
The train tends to be the quickest and simplest option for most travelling from London to Portsmouth, which are just 100 kilometres apart. A number of train options are available from two different operators offering direct services between London and Portsmouth. Bus services are also available taking just under 2 hours to complete this direct journey.
At least one bus per hour departs from London Victoria Coach Station to the centre of Portsmouth. National Express operates regular services each day to Portsmouth's The Hard Interchange. Journeys begin around 8:30 a.m. and continue on an hourly basis until around 11:30 p.m. each evening.
Train journeys from London to Portsmouth depart throughout the day and night with the first journey of the day departing before 5:00 a.m. each morning. Trains leave London for Portsmouth Harbour until around 9:30 p.m. each evening. Both Southern Railways and SouthWestern Trains offer these services with the fastest journey times offered by SouthWestern Trains of around 1.5 hours. The average time taken to complete the journey between these two locations is around 2 hours for the majority of train services.
You can travel from London to Portsmouth 2 different ways: coach or train.
Portsmouth is approximately 64 miles (103 km) away from London.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from London to Portsmouth:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from London to Portsmouth, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from London to Portsmouth with the following travel companies:
As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Portsmouth tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase tickets for this trip.
When planning your trip between London and Portsmouth, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets to Portsmouth from London online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
The cheapest way from London to Portsmouth is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around £6 compared to other travel options to Portsmouth:
A train journey is usually £3 less than a journey to Portsmouth by coach, which costs on average £9 for the same trip.
The quickest way to travel to Portsmouth from London is by coach, which takes on average 1 h 55 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, going by train can take 1 h 59 min on average.
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