Edinburgh to Portsmouth train

Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Portsmouth

Showing times and prices for Jul 05

Cheapest

90

Average

101

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.

London North Eastern Railway
09:30AMEdinburgh7h00 04:30PMPortsmouth
0 transfers
901One-way
London North Eastern Railway
09:00AMEdinburgh7h30 04:30PMPortsmouth
0 transfers
981One-way
London North Eastern Railway
07:30AMEdinburgh7h15 02:45PMPortsmouth
0 transfers
1151One-way

Train schedule from Edinburgh to Portsmouth

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, July 5
London North Eastern Railway
07:30AMEdinburgh7h15 02:45PMPortsmouth
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London North Eastern Railway
09:00AMEdinburgh7h30 04:30PMPortsmouth
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London North Eastern Railway
09:30AMEdinburgh7h00 04:30PMPortsmouth
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Edinburgh to Portsmouth

Showing times and prices for Jul 05

Fastest Journey

7 h

Average

7 h 15 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

590 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Edinburgh for Portsmouth every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

London North Eastern Railway
09:30AMEdinburgh7h00 04:30PMPortsmouth
0 transfers
901One-way
London North Eastern Railway
07:30AMEdinburgh7h15 02:45PMPortsmouth
0 transfers
1151One-way
London North Eastern Railway
09:00AMEdinburgh7h30 04:30PMPortsmouth
0 transfers
981One-way

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Portsmouth

distanceDistance365 miles (589 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 59 min
priceAverage train ticket price$88 (€80)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersLondon North Eastern Railway

Trains from Edinburgh to Portsmouth cover the 365 miles (589 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 59 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $88 (€80), but the average price of train tickets is $88 (€80). Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Portsmouth & Southsea.

Train companies: South Western Railway from Edinburgh to Portsmouth trains

Find the best trains between Edinburgh and Portsmouth with Omio's travel partners South Western Railway from $88 (€80). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

South Western Railway

Enjoy a smooth and easy journey to Portsmouth from Edinburgh with South Western Railway! As an official travel partner of South Western Railway, Omio can help you search current train schedules and timetables from South Western Railway, compare the best routes to Portsmouth from Edinburgh as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable South Western Railway Edinburgh to Portsmouth train ticket available today. If you search for South Western Railway tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a line at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train to Portsmouth from Edinburgh on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 365 miles (589 km) route between Edinburgh and Portsmouth with ease and comfort on a train with South Western Railway.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Edinburgh to Portsmouth

    Travel by train 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 Edinburgh to Portsmouth.
    FAQs
    Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Edinburgh to Portsmouth to cost as little as $88 (€80)  in the next 7 days.
    The Edinburgh to Portsmouth train ticket price is on average $88 (€80)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next week.
    You should expect to travel around 365 miles (589 km)  from Edinburgh to Portsmouth by train.
    On average the Edinburgh to Portsmouth train time is 6 h 59 min  covering the 365 miles (589 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

    There are a few train stations in Edinburgh to start your journey from including Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Gateway and Edinburgh Park. In Portsmouth you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Portsmouth & Southsea and Portsmouth Harbour.

    Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley   and arrive in Portsmouth & Southsea.

    Passengers board their train most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and travel around 0.4 miles (659 m) from the city center to this train station.

    Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Portsmouth & Southsea and need to travel approximately 0.1 miles (80 m) from the train station to the city center in Portsmouth.

    If you're looking for trains from Edinburgh to Portsmouth, you can rely on London North Eastern Railway to get you to Portsmouth. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Edinburgh to Portsmouth trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    On average, there are 16 trains a day from Edinburgh to Portsmouth. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    You can take the first train from Edinburgh to Portsmouth at 4: 40 AM. The last train from Edinburgh to Portsmouth that you can take departs at 4: 30 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Edinburgh to Portsmouth schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
    If you book a train ticket from Edinburgh to Portsmouth within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $88 (€80) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Portsmouth from Edinburgh are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Edinburgh
    Portsmouth
    Edinburgh Waverley is the most popular Edinburgh railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Edinburgh for your trip to Portsmouth.
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    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59 | Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59
    Public transit options for Edinburgh Waverley
    Bus lines: 22, 30, 33, X22, X25, X37
    Train lines: Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, CrossCountry, LNER, ScotRail, Transpennine Express
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Waterloo Place, pick up across from Apex Hotel and drop off outside the Apex Hotel.
    Metro: No metro available.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
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    Public transit options for Edinburgh Gateway
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from the bus stops outside the station
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    Public transit options for Edinburgh Park
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from Platform 2 bus stop, adjacent to Herminston Gate

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