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Cheap bus tickets from Portsmouth to Plymouth

Showing times and prices for May 19

Cheapest

$22

Average

$33

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 Plymouth will cost around $ 33 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 22.

National Express
10:45AMPortsmouth9h20 08:05PMPlymouth
0 changes
$221One-way
National Express
07:15PMPortsmouth9h45 05:00AMPlymouth
0 changes
$441One-way

Bus schedule from Portsmouth to Plymouth

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National Express
10:45AMPortsmouth9h20 08:05PMPlymouth
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National Express
07:15PMPortsmouth9h45 05:00AMPlymouth
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Thu
May 19
$102Great Western Railway
$22National Express
Fri
May 20
$100Great Western Railway
$13National Express
Sat
May 21
$55South Western Railway
$39National Express
Sun
May 22
$102Great Western Railway
$54National Express
Mon
May 23
$101Great Western Railway
$29National Express
Tue
May 24
$100Great Western Railway
$43National Express
Wed
May 25
$104Great Western Railway
$29National Express

Bus times from Portsmouth to Plymouth

Showing times and prices for May 19

Fastest Journey

9 h 20 m

Average

9 h 32 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

221 km

Of the 2 buses that leave Portsmouth for Plymouth every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 221 km distance in an average of 9 h 32 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 9 h 20 m .

The slowest buses will take 9 h 45 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.

National Express
10:45AMPortsmouth9h20 08:05PMPlymouth
0 changes
$221One-way
National Express
07:15PMPortsmouth9h45 05:00AMPlymouth
0 changes
$441One-way

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Overview: Bus from Portsmouth to Plymouth

distanceDistance136 miles (220 km)
durationAverage bus duration8 h 50 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$17 (€16)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersNational Express

Buses from Portsmouth to Plymouth cover the 136 miles (220 km) long trip taking on average 8 h 50 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $17 (€16), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $14 (€13). Travelers depart most frequently from Portsmouth & Southsea and arrive in Plymouth, Coach Station.

Bus providers: National Express from Portsmouth to Plymouth

Buy your official National Express bus tickets from Portsmouth to Plymouth from $14 (€13) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable route.

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 Plymouth, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

  • Average Price: $14

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

  • 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: Bus to Plymouth from Portsmouth

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FAQs

How much does a cheap bus between Portsmouth and Plymouth cost?

Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest bus to Plymouth from Portsmouth for the next 7 days starting from $14 (€13)  one way.

What is the cost of a bus from Portsmouth to Plymouth?

In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $17 (€16)  for a bus ticket to Plymouth from Portsmouth.

How many miles is it from Portsmouth to Plymouth by bus?

The distance from Portsmouth to Plymouth by bus is approximately 136 miles (220 km).

What is the Portsmouth to Plymouth bus travel time?

On average the Portsmouth to Plymouth bus travel time is 8 h 50 min  for the 136 miles (220 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

What is the departure bus station in Portsmouth and arrival bus station in Plymouth?

When taking the bus from Portsmouth to Plymouth, you can choose to depart from bus stations like Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange, Portsmouth, St. Colmans Church and Portsmouth, Copnor Road. Your route can end in bus stations such as Plymouth, Coach Station, Plymouth, University and Plymouth.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Portsmouth & Southsea   and arrive in Plymouth, Coach Station.

Where is the departure bus station in Portsmouth located? Where is the arrival bus station in Plymouth located?

You can find the most popular departure bus station for this journey, Portsmouth & Southsea, located approximately 0.1 miles (80 m) from the city center of Portsmouth. The most popular arrival bus station in Plymouth, called Plymouth, Coach Station, is located around 0.3 miles (498 m) away from its city center.

What bus companies go from Portsmouth to Plymouth?

When taking a bus from Portsmouth to Plymouth, you can count on National Express for the best way to get you to Plymouth. You can also check all possible bus providers who offer a service from Portsmouth to Plymouth and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.

When can I take the first bus from Portsmouth to Plymouth? When can I take the last bus for the day?

You can take the earliest bus from Portsmouth to Plymouth at 10: 45 AM   or take the last bus from Portsmouth to Plymouth leaving at 8: 00 PM. Look for the latest Portsmouth to Plymouth bus schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the bus for this journey.

How early should I buy bus tickets from Portsmouth to Plymouth to score the best deals?

The price of a one way bus ticket from Portsmouth to Plymouth is on average $17 (€16) if you book 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 providers offering this trip. In general, you can find bus tickets to Plymouth from Portsmouth available a few months in advance.