How to travel from Portsmouth to Dover

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Travel Information between Portsmouth and Dover

distanceDistance106 miles (171 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$33 - $36
fastestFastest modeTrain • $33 (€29) • 4 h 7 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Southern

Travel 106 miles (171 km) by bus or train to Dover from Portsmouth. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are National Express or Southern among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Portsmouth to Dover.

Travel Tips: Travel from Portsmouth to Dover

Travel to Dover 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 Dover.

There are 2 travel options from Portsmouth to Dover: bus or train.

The cheapest way to travel between Portsmouth and Dover is by taking a train with an average price of $33 (€29).

This is compared to other travel options to Dover:

Taking a train is about $4 (€3) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $36 (€33) for this route.

The Portsmouth to Dover distance is around 106 miles (171 km).

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Portsmouth to Dover:

  • Buses from Portsmouth to Dover most often leave from Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange and arrive in Dover, Foot Passenger Terminal.
  • Trains most often depart from Portsmouth at Portsmouth & Southsea and arrive in Dover at Dover Priory.

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

  • National Express can take you to Dover by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for National Express from Portsmouth to Dover for $36 (€33).
  • Southern can take you to Dover by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Southern from Portsmouth to Dover for $33 (€29).
Many of our customers traveling from Portsmouth to Dover don't make Dover their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Dover are London, Calais or Paris, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Dover to any of these top destinations today!

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

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $36 (€33) one way for this trip.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $33 (€29) one way for this route.

But we recommend booking Portsmouth to Dover 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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