How to get to Durham from Portsmouth

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Travel Information to Durham from Portsmouth

distanceDistance275 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£33 - £154
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £33 • 10 h 1 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £154 • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or East Coast

Travel 275 miles by coach or train to Durham from Portsmouth. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are National Express or East Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Portsmouth to Durham.

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Travel on National Express travel to Durham from Portsmouth at great prices. Omio finds you travel times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance travel provider operating over 550 travel per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates travel services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express travel have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most travel come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your travel between Portsmouth and Durham, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

    FAQs: Portsmouth to Durham

    FAQs: Travel to Durham 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 Durham.

    You can get from Portsmouth to Durham 2 different ways: coach or train.

    The cheapest way to get from Portsmouth to Durham is by taking a coach with average ticket prices of £33 compared to other travel options to Durham:

    A coach is £121 less than a flight with an average ticket price of £154 from Portsmouth to Durham.

    A coach is £51 less than a train with an average ticket price of £85 from Portsmouth to Durham.

    The fastest way to get to Durham from Portsmouth is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 10 min.

    Other travel options to Durham take longer:

    Getting to Durham by coach takes 10 h 1 min on average.

    Train takes on average 5 h 37 min.

    Durham is approximately 275 miles away from Portsmouth.

    The average frequency per day from Portsmouth to Durham is:

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Portsmouth and Durham as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

      • Coaches most often depart from Portsmouth at Portsmouth, International Port and arrive in Durham at Durham, University - Palatine Centre.
      • Trains most often depart from Portsmouth at Portsmouth Harbour and arrive in Durham at Durham.

      The following travel companies offer services from Portsmouth to Durham:

      • Travel with National Express to go to Durham by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find National Express Portsmouth to Durham tickets on Omio for £33.
      • Travel with East Coast for trains to Durham. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for East Coast Portsmouth to Durham tickets on Omio for £85.

      Yes, there are direct routes from Portsmouth to Durham with the following travel companies:

      • You'll find direct coaches with.
      • You'll find direct flights with.
      • You can book a direct train with.

      Direct services to Durham tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

      Many of our customers travelling from Portsmouth to Durham don't make Durham their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are London, Edinburgh, York, Newcastle-upon-Tyne or Manchester, either of which you could add to your Portsmouth and Durham trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Durham to any of these top destinations today!

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