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from Oxford to Portsmouth

You can get from Oxford to Portsmouth by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Oxford to Portsmouth on Dec 3 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

03:55PMOxford2h50 06:45PMPortsmouth, The Hard Interchange
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03:55PMOxford2h50 06:45PMPortsmouth, The Hard Interchange
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Dec 3
$73Great Western Railway
Dec 4
$72Great Western Railway
Dec 5
$73South Western Railway
Dec 6
$65South Western Railway
Dec 8
$65South Western Railway
Dec 9
$64Cross Country
Dec 10
$64Cross Country
Dec 12
$46South Western Railway
Dec 13
$46South Western Railway

Travel Information between Oxford and Portsmouth

distanceDistance66 miles (106 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$19 - $45
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $19 (€16) • 2 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $45 (€38) • 2 h 33 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or Cross Country

Travel 66 miles (106 km) by bus or train to Portsmouth from Oxford. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 33 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $19 (€16). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Megabus or Cross Country among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Oxford to Portsmouth.

Travel Tips

Travel from Oxford to Portsmouth
Travel 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 Oxford to Portsmouth.
How do I go from Oxford to Portsmouth?

There are 2 ways that you can travel from Oxford to Portsmouth. You can take a bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Oxford to Portsmouth?

The cheapest way to travel to Portsmouth from Oxford is by taking a bus with an average price of $19 (€16).

This is compared to other travel options to Portsmouth:

A bus is $26 (€22) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Oxford to Portsmouth costing on average $45 (€38).

What is the fastest way to get from Oxford to Portsmouth?

The quickest way to travel to Portsmouth from Oxford is by train, which takes on average 2 h 33 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 2 h 50 min   on average.

How many miles from Oxford to Portsmouth would I travel?

The distance from Oxford to Portsmouth is approximately 66 miles (106 km).

How many services a day are there from Oxford to Portsmouth?

The average frequency per day from Oxford to Portsmouth is:

  • 10 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Oxford to Portsmouth as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling from Oxford to Portsmouth, what are the departure and arrival points in Oxford and Portsmouth?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Oxford to Portsmouth:

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Oxford, St Giles (Stop C5) and arrive in Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange.
  • Most travelers who book a train ticket from Oxford to Portsmouth depart from Oxford to Portsmouth & Southsea.
Which travel companies can take me from Oxford to Portsmouth?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Oxford to Portsmouth, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Megabus to go to Portsmouth by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Megabus Oxford to Portsmouth tickets on Omio for $19 (€16).
  • Travel with Cross Country for trains to Portsmouth. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Cross Country Oxford to Portsmouth tickets on Omio for $45 (€38).
Can I find a direct route from Oxford to Portsmouth?

Yes, there are direct routes from Oxford to Portsmouth with the following travel companies:

  • You can take a direct bus with.

Direct services to Portsmouth tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Oxford to Portsmouth?
Your trip from Oxford to Portsmouth doesn't have to end in Portsmouth. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Southampton or Bournemouth. If you’d like to add London, Southampton or Bournemouth to your Oxford to Portsmouth tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Portsmouth today!
When should I book a ticket from Oxford to Portsmouth online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Oxford to Portsmouth, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket costs $19 (€16) one way on average for this trip.
  • A train ticket for this route costs on average $45 (€38) one way.

But we recommend booking Oxford to Portsmouth tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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