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Bus Information from Plymouth to Portsmouth

distanceDistance136 miles (220 km)
durationAverage bus duration9 h
priceAverage bus ticket price$31 (€25)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesNational Express

Buses from Plymouth to Portsmouth cover the 136 miles (220 km) long journey taking on average 9 h with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $31 (€25), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $26 (€21). Travelers depart most frequently from Plymouth and arrive in Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange.

Bus companies

National Express between Plymouth and Portsmouth

Buy your official National Express bus tickets from Plymouth to Portsmouth from $26 (€21) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient journey.

National Express

If you’re thinking of taking a bus from Plymouth to Portsmouth, you can enjoy a comfortable journey at a budget-friendly price with National Express. National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance bus company offering hundreds of routes to towns and cities across the UK, including routes to and from major airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol. On a National Express bus, you can expect to travel 136 miles (220 km) between Plymouth and Portsmouth and pay as low as $26 (€21) if you book in advance.

All National Express buses have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most buses come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your bus from Plymouth to Portsmouth, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Check the National Express bus schedule between Plymouth and Portsmouth, select your preferred ticket type, and book your cheap bus tickets on Omio today!

Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your National Express bus ticket from Plymouth to Portsmouth:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
    • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
    • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
    • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
    • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

Travel Tips

Buses from Plymouth to Portsmouth
Take the bus 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 Plymouth to Portsmouth.
How much does a cheap bus to Portsmouth from Plymouth cost?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest bus between Plymouth and Portsmouth for the next 7 days starting from $26 (€21)  one way.
How much is a bus ticket between Plymouth and Portsmouth?
The Plymouth to Portsmouth bus ticket price is on average $31 (€25)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.
How far is Portsmouth from Plymouth by bus?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Plymouth to Portsmouth by bus to be approximately 136 miles (220 km).
How long is the bus to Portsmouth from Plymouth?
While the time it takes to travel 136 miles (220 km) between Plymouth and Portsmouth can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Plymouth to Portsmouth bus journey time is on average 9 h.
What station does the bus from Plymouth to Portsmouth depart from? Which Portsmouth bus station do I come into from Plymouth?

When taking a bus from Plymouth, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Plymouth, Viaduct, Plymouth, Marsh Mills and Plymouth, University. When you arrive in Portsmouth, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange, Portsmouth and Portsmouth, Rudmore Roundabout.

Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Plymouth   to Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange.

Where is the Plymouth bus station located? Where is the Portsmouth bus station located?

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this route, called Plymouth, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Plymouth.

The most popular arrival bus station, Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Portsmouth.

Which bus companies can get me from Plymouth to Portsmouth?
For the best Plymouth to Portsmouth bus to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express. However, it's always good to check all possible bus providers with services to Portsmouth from Plymouth to compare what amenities they may offer.
What are the first and last departure bus times from Plymouth to Portsmouth?
The earliest bus departing from Plymouth to Portsmouth leaves at 7: 20 AM. The last bus departing from Plymouth to Portsmouth leaves at 10: 59 PM. You can find the latest Plymouth to Portsmouth bus schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How early should I purchase Plymouth to Portsmouth bus tickets to get the best deals?
The price of a one way bus ticket from Plymouth to Portsmouth is on average $31 (€25) if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for buses from all possible bus companies offering this route. In general, you can find bus tickets to Portsmouth from Plymouth available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Plymouth (Bretonside Bus Station)
Plymouth Bretonside Bus Station