How to travel from Portsmouth to Leicester

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Travel Information from Portsmouth to Leicester

distanceDistance126 miles (204 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$22 - $44
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $22 (€21) • 5 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $44 (€41) • 3 h 41 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or South Western Railway

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 126 miles (204 km) from Portsmouth to Leicester. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 41 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $22 (€21). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are National Express or South Western Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Portsmouth to Leicester.

Travel Tips: Travel from Portsmouth to Leicester

Travel to Leicester 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 Leicester.

You can travel to Leicester from Portsmouth 4 different ways: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to get from Portsmouth to Leicester is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $22 (€21) compared to other travel options to Leicester:

Taking a bus is usually $21 (€20) less than taking a train to Leicester, which costs on average $44 (€41) for the same trip.

The quickest way to travel from Portsmouth to Leicester is by train, which takes on average 3 h 41 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 5 h 15 min   on average.

The distance from Portsmouth to Leicester is approximately 126 miles (204 km).

The average frequency per day from Portsmouth to Leicester is:

  • 5 buses per day.
  • Around 19 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Portsmouth and Leicester as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

  • Most travelers board their bus from Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange and arrive in Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station.
  • Most travelers take a train from Portsmouth & Southsea to Leicester.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Portsmouth to Leicester:

  • You can go to Leicester from Portsmouth by bus with National Express. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $22 (€21) with National Express from Portsmouth to Leicester on Omio.
  • You can travel between Portsmouth and Leicester by train with South Western Railway. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $44 (€41) with South Western Railway from Portsmouth to Leicester.
Many of our customers traveling from Portsmouth to Leicester don't make Leicester their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Leicester are London, Birmingham or Manchester, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Leicester to any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Portsmouth to Leicester, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost $22 (€21) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average $44 (€41) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Portsmouth to Leicester online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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