The cheapest buses from Portsmouth to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Oct 24

Cheapest

$28

Average

$50

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Portsmouth to Birmingham will cost around $ 50 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 28.

Cheapest
08:05AMPortsmouth, The Hard Interchange5h05 01:10PMBirmingham
0 changes
$281One-way
2nd Cheapest
05:45PMPortsmouth, The Hard Interchange6h30 12:15AMBirmingham, Coach Station
1 changes
$451One-way
03:45PMPortsmouth, The Hard Interchange5h45 09:30PMBirmingham, Coach Station
1 changes
$461One-way
12:30PMPortsmouth, The Hard Interchange6h05 06:35PMBirmingham, Coach Station
1 changes
$491One-way
08:05AMPortsmouth, The Hard Interchange5h20 01:25PMBirmingham, Coach Station
1 changes
$491One-way

Timetable Portsmouth to Birmingham

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08:05AMPortsmouth, The Hard Interchange5h20 01:25PMBirmingham, Coach Station
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08:05AMPortsmouth, The Hard Interchange5h05 01:10PMBirmingham
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09:15AMPortsmouth, The Hard Interchange5h50 03:05PMBirmingham, Coach Station
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10:45AMPortsmouth, The Hard Interchange5h40 04:25PMBirmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
12:30PMPortsmouth, The Hard Interchange6h05 06:35PMBirmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
02:15PMPortsmouth, The Hard Interchange6h45 09:00PMBirmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
03:45PMPortsmouth, The Hard Interchange5h45 09:30PMBirmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
05:45PMPortsmouth, The Hard Interchange6h30 12:15AMBirmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
08:00PMPortsmouth, The Hard Interchange6h50 02:50AMBirmingham, Coach Station
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Sun
Oct 24
$70Cross Country
$25Megabus
Mon
Oct 25
$86South Western Railway
$25National Express
Thu
Oct 28
$66Southern
$25Megabus
Fri
Oct 29
$70South Western Railway
$20Megabus
Sat
Oct 30
$71Cross Country
$23Megabus
Sun
Oct 31
$70Cross Country
$23Megabus
Tue
Nov 2
$59South Western Railway
$15National Express
Wed
Nov 3
$63South Western Railway
$12National Express
Thu
Nov 4
$63South Western Railway
$12National Express
Fri
Nov 5
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$17National Express

The fastest buses from Portsmouth to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Oct 24

Fastest Journey

5 h 5 m

Average

5 h 58 m

Buses per day

9

Distance

195 km

Of the 9 buses that leave Portsmouth for Birmingham every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 195 km distance in an average of 5 h 58 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 5 h 5 m .

The slowest buses will take 6 h 50 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
08:05AMPortsmouth, The Hard Interchange5h05 01:10PMBirmingham
0 changes
$281One-way
2nd Fastest
08:05AMPortsmouth, The Hard Interchange5h20 01:25PMBirmingham, Coach Station
1 changes
$491One-way
10:45AMPortsmouth, The Hard Interchange5h40 04:25PMBirmingham, Coach Station
1 changes
$681One-way
03:45PMPortsmouth, The Hard Interchange5h45 09:30PMBirmingham, Coach Station
1 changes
$461One-way
09:15AMPortsmouth, The Hard Interchange5h50 03:05PMBirmingham, Coach Station
1 changes
$491One-way

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Bus Information between Portsmouth and Birmingham

distanceDistance121 miles (195 km)
durationAverage bus duration5 h 45 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$24 (€20)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersNational Express or Megabus

Buses from Portsmouth to Birmingham cover the 121 miles (195 km) long route taking on average 5 h 45 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $24 (€20), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $20 (€16). Travelers depart most frequently from Portsmouth & Southsea and arrive in Birmingham, Coach Station.

Bus companies

Portsmouth to Birmingham with National Express

Travel from Portsmouth to Birmingham from $20 (€16) with Omio’s bus partners National Express! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.

National Express

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance bus company operating over 550 buses per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates bus services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. 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 Portsmouth to Birmingham, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

    When you buy your National Express bus tickets between Portsmouth and Birmingham don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

    • 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 Portsmouth to Birmingham
    Take the bus to Birmingham 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 Birmingham.
    FAQs
    How much are cheap buses from Portsmouth to Birmingham?
    Omio customers have found cheap bus tickets to Birmingham from Portsmouth for as low as $20 (€16)  for the next 7 days.
    How much is a bus ticket to Birmingham from Portsmouth?
    If you’re looking to book your bus tickets in the next week, you can expect the Portsmouth to Birmingham bus price to come in at an average of $24 (€20)  one way.
    What is the distance to Birmingham from Portsmouth by bus?
    You should expect to travel around 121 miles (195 km)  between Portsmouth and Birmingham by bus.
    How long is the bus between Portsmouth and Birmingham?
    On average the Portsmouth to Birmingham bus time is 5 h 45 min  covering the 121 miles (195 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
    Which bus station from Portsmouth to Birmingham do I depart from? Which Birmingham bus station from Portsmouth do I arrive in?

    There are a few bus stations in Portsmouth to start your journey from including Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange, Portsmouth and Portsmouth, Rudmore Roundabout. In Birmingham you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Birmingham, Coach Station, Birmingham, Station Street (Stop NS13) and Birmingham, Hill St / Railway Bridge.

    Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Portsmouth & Southsea   and arrive in Birmingham, Coach Station.

    Where do I find the Portsmouth bus station to Birmingham? Where is the Birmingham bus station?

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

    The most popular arrival bus station, Birmingham, Coach Station, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Birmingham.

    Which bus companies should I travel with from Portsmouth to Birmingham?
    For the route from Portsmouth to Birmingham you can take a bus with National Express or Megabus. Be sure to check out all possible bus providers that offer services to Birmingham from Portsmouth on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    Can I find a direct bus from Portsmouth to Birmingham?
    Yes, there are direct buses to Birmingham from Portsmouth, and you can find a direct bus for this route with Megabus  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you buy your bus ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
    What are the first and last departure bus times from Portsmouth to Birmingham?
    You can take the earliest bus from Portsmouth to Birmingham at 8: 10 AM   or take the last bus from Portsmouth to Birmingham leaving at 5: 45 PM. Look for the latest Portsmouth to Birmingham bus schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the bus for this trip.
    How early should I book Portsmouth to Birmingham bus tickets to get the best deals?
    If you buy a bus ticket from Portsmouth to Birmingham within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $24 (€20) one way. However, we recommend booking your bus in advance to get access to the best prices. Bus tickets between Portsmouth and Birmingham are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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