Portsmouth to Birmingham train

Cheap train tickets from Portsmouth to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Sep 28

Cheapest

68

Average

76

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.

Cheapest
08:20AMPortsmouth & Southsea4h04 12:24PMBirmingham New Street
2 transfers
681One-way
08:50AMPortsmouth & Southsea4h44 01:34PMBirmingham Moor Street
2 transfers
761One-way
08:24AMPortsmouth & Southsea4h32 12:56PMBirmingham Moor Street
2 transfers
761One-way
09:24AMPortsmouth & Southsea4h32 01:56PMBirmingham Moor Street
2 transfers
761One-way
08:50AMPortsmouth & Southsea4h17 01:07PMBirmingham New Street
2 transfers
811One-way

Train schedule from Portsmouth to Birmingham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, September 28
08:20AMPortsmouth & Southsea4h04 12:24PMBirmingham New Street
2 transfers
08:24AMPortsmouth & Southsea4h32 12:56PMBirmingham Moor Street
2 transfers
08:50AMPortsmouth & Southsea4h44 01:34PMBirmingham Moor Street
2 transfers
08:50AMPortsmouth & Southsea4h17 01:07PMBirmingham New Street
2 transfers
09:15AMPortsmouth & Southsea4h08 01:23PMBirmingham New Street
2 transfers
09:24AMPortsmouth & Southsea4h32 01:56PMBirmingham Moor Street
2 transfers

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Fastest train times from Portsmouth to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Sep 28

Fastest Journey

4 h 4 m

Average

4 h 22 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

195 km

It's difficult to get from Portsmouth to Birmingham without transferring at least 2 times.

Fastest
08:20AMPortsmouth & Southsea4h04 12:24PMBirmingham New Street
2 transfers
681One-way
09:15AMPortsmouth & Southsea4h08 01:23PMBirmingham New Street
2 transfers
811One-way
08:50AMPortsmouth & Southsea4h17 01:07PMBirmingham New Street
2 transfers
811One-way
08:24AMPortsmouth & Southsea4h32 12:56PMBirmingham Moor Street
2 transfers
761One-way
09:24AMPortsmouth & Southsea4h32 01:56PMBirmingham Moor Street
2 transfers
761One-way

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Overview: Train from Portsmouth to Birmingham

distanceDistance121 miles (195 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h
priceAverage train ticket price$70 (€69)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersCross Country, South Western Railway, Chiltern Railways, Southern or First Great Western Service

Trains from Portsmouth to Birmingham cover the 121 miles (195 km) long journey taking on average 4 h with our travel partners like Cross Country, South Western Railway, Chiltern Railways, Southern or First Great Western Service. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $70 (€69), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $49 (€49). Travelers depart most frequently from Portsmouth & Southsea and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train providers: Great Western Rail, South Western Railway and Southern from Portsmouth to Birmingham trains

Buy your official Great Western Rail, South Western Railway and Southern train tickets to Birmingham from Portsmouth from $49 (€49) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient trip.

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Portsmouth to Birmingham train information with Great Western Rail:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 21 min
  • Great Western Rail frequency: 6 a day

Enjoy a smooth and easy journey from Portsmouth to Birmingham with Southern! As an official travel partner of Southern, Omio can help you search current train schedules and timetables from Southern, compare the best routes from Portsmouth to Birmingham as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable Southern Portsmouth to Birmingham train ticket available today. If you search for Southern 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 between Portsmouth and Birmingham on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 121 miles (195 km) trip between Portsmouth and Birmingham with ease and comfort on a train with Southern.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Portsmouth to Birmingham

    Travel by train 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
    Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Portsmouth to Birmingham for as low as $49 (€49)  for the next 7 days.
    If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Portsmouth to Birmingham train price to come in at an average of $70 (€69)  one way.
    You should expect to travel around 121 miles (195 km)  to Birmingham from Portsmouth by train.
    On average the Portsmouth to Birmingham train time is 4 h  covering the 121 miles (195 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

    Some of the Portsmouth train stations to Birmingham you can start your journey from include Portsmouth & Southsea and Portsmouth Harbour. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Birmingham include Birmingham New Street, Birmingham Moor Street and Birmingham International.

    When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Portsmouth & Southsea   and arriving in Birmingham New Street.

    Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Portsmouth & Southsea and need to travel around 0.1 miles (80 m) from the city center to get to this train station.

    Passengers arriving in Birmingham most often arrive at Birmingham New Street and need to travel around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from this train station to the city center.

    Take the Portsmouth to Birmingham train with Cross Country, South Western Railway, Chiltern Railways, Southern or First Great Western Service. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip from Portsmouth to Birmingham as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    The average number of trains departing Portsmouth for Birmingham is 8 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    The first Portsmouth to Birmingham train departs at 4: 55 AM   and the last train from Portsmouth to Birmingham leaves at 7: 04 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Portsmouth to Birmingham on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
    In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this route and save money. If you purchase train tickets from Portsmouth to Birmingham within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $70 (€69) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Portsmouth to Birmingham a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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    Portsmouth & Southsea is the most popular Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth for your trip to Birmingham.
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    Public transit options for Portsmouth & Southsea
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Station Street bus stop at side of Railway Station near Matalan car park.
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    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    Public transit options for Portsmouth Harbour
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Hard Interchange Stands G, H or J

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