How to get from Portsmouth to London

Travel options
from Portsmouth to London

You can get from Portsmouth to London by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Portsmouth to London on 22 May we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

18:40Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange2h10 20:50London
0 changes
18:40Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange2h10 20:50London
0 changes
Other options
07:00Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange1h50 08:50London
0 changes
17:10Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange2h10 19:20London
0 changes
20:15Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange2h00 22:15London
0 changes

Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .

More than 1,000 travel companies trust us to sell their tickets all in one place.

Deutsche Bahn

Compare prices and tickets Prices for trains, buses and flights

22 May
23 May
24 May
25 May
26 May
27 May
28 May
29 May
30 May
31 May
01 Jun
02 Jun
03 Jun
04 Jun
05 Jun
06 Jun
07 Jun
08 Jun
09 Jun
10 Jun
11 Jun

Travel Information between Portsmouth and London

distanceDistance64 miles (103 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£23 - £36
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £23 • 1 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £36 • 1 h 33 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Southern

Take a coach or train to travel 64 miles (103 km) from Portsmouth to London. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 33 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £23. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are National Express or Southern among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Portsmouth to London.

Travel Tips: Travel from Portsmouth to London

Travel to London 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 London.

There are 2 ways to travel from Portsmouth to London including taking a coach or train.

The cheapest way from Portsmouth to London is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £23 compared to other travel options to London:

A coach journey is usually £13 less than a journey to London by train, which costs on average £36 for the same trip.

The fastest way from Portsmouth to London is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 33 min.

Other travel options between Portsmouth and London can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by coach can take 1 h 45 min   on average.

The Portsmouth to London distance is approximately 64 miles (103 km).

The average frequency per day from Portsmouth to London is:

  • Around 25 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to London from Portsmouth 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 London:

  • Trains most often depart from Portsmouth at Portsmouth & Southsea and arrive in London at London Victoria.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Portsmouth to London:

  • You can travel between Portsmouth and London by coach with National Express. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £23 with National Express from Portsmouth to London.
  • You can travel by train from Portsmouth to London with Southern, and you can find Southern Portsmouth to London tickets for £36 on Omio.
Omio customers who travel from Portsmouth to London often also extend their holiday to go to Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between London and these popular destinations at a great price.

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

  • Coach tickets cost on average £23 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £36 one way.

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

Travelling from Portsmouth to London: related information

Here are some other resources that might have the information you need

The Omio App Makes Travel Planning Easy

We’ll get you where you want to go. From live train updates to mobile tickets, our innovative app is the ideal way to plan and keep track of your travel.

Hand With Phone