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from Portsmouth to London

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

Our recommendation

To get from Portsmouth to London on Oct 24 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:05AMPortsmouth, The Hard Interchange1h45 09:50AMLondon
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$311One-way
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08:05AMPortsmouth, The Hard Interchange1h45 09:50AMLondon
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$311One-way
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09:15AMPortsmouth, The Hard Interchange2h00 11:15AMLondon
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$311One-way
05:45PMPortsmouth, The Hard Interchange2h05 07:50PMLondon
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$311One-way
10:45AMPortsmouth, The Hard Interchange2h00 12:45PMLondon
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$311One-way

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Sun
Oct 24
$24South Western Railway
$31National Express
Mon
Oct 25
$20South Western Railway
$15National Express
Tue
Oct 26
$20South Western Railway
$15National Express
Wed
Oct 27
$18South Western Railway
$16National Express
Thu
Oct 28
$18South Western Railway
$15National Express
Fri
Oct 29
$18South Western Railway
$15National Express
Sat
Oct 30
$16South Western Railway
$15National Express
Sun
Oct 31
$16South Western Railway
$16National Express
Mon
Nov 1
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$8National Express
Tue
Nov 2
$16South Western Railway
$8National Express
Wed
Nov 3
$16South Western Railway
$8National Express
Thu
Nov 4
$16South Western Railway
$8National Express
Fri
Nov 5
$13Southern
$9National Express
Sat
Nov 6
$14South Western Railway
$9National Express
Sun
Nov 7
$14South Western Railway
$8National Express
Mon
Nov 8
$13Southern
$8National Express
Tue
Nov 9
$13Southern
$8National Express
Wed
Nov 10
$13Southern
$8National Express
Thu
Nov 11
$13Southern
$8National Express
Fri
Nov 12
$13Southern
$8National Express

Travel Information from Portsmouth to London

distanceDistance64 miles (103 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$12 - $20
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $12 (€10) • 2 h
fastestFastest modeTrain • $20 (€16) • 1 h 42 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or South Western Railway

Take a bus or train to travel 64 miles (103 km) from Portsmouth to London. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 42 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $12 (€10). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are National Express or South Western Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Portsmouth to London.

How to get from Portsmouth to London

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Portsmouth to London, 52,33% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Portsmouth to London and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs
How do I reach London from Portsmouth?

There are 2 ways to travel from Portsmouth to London including taking a bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Portsmouth to London?

The cheapest way to travel from Portsmouth to London is by taking a bus with an average price of $12 (€10).

This is compared to other travel options to London:

A bus is generally $7 (€6) less than a train for the same route. Taking a train costs on average $20 (€16) from Portsmouth to London.

What is the quickest way to get from Portsmouth to London?

The fastest way from Portsmouth to London is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 42 min.

There are alternative travel options to London that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to London by bus can take on average 2 h.

What is the distance from Portsmouth to London?

You should expect to travel around 64 miles (103 km) between Portsmouth and London.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Portsmouth to London?

The average frequency per day from Portsmouth to London is:

  • Around 50 trains per day.

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

When traveling to London from Portsmouth, where do I depart from Portsmouth and where do I arrive in London?

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

  • Most travelers who buy a bus ticket from Portsmouth to London depart from Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange to London, Victoria Coach Station.
  • Most travelers take a train from Portsmouth & Southsea to London Victoria.
Who can get me from Portsmouth to London?

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

  • You can take a bus from Portsmouth to London with National Express. Cheap tickets can be found for $12 (€10) with National Express from Portsmouth to London.
  • You can travel by train between Portsmouth and London with South Western Railway, and you can find South Western Railway Portsmouth to London tickets for $20 (€16) on Omio.
Can I find a direct route from Portsmouth to London?

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

  • You can travel directly by bus with National Express.

Direct services to London 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 journey.

Where else should I travel to after my journey to London from Portsmouth ends?
Looking to extend your trip from Portsmouth to London? Many Omio customers who go from Portsmouth to London usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels. If you're looking to explore Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels from London, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How far in advance should I buy tickets to London from Portsmouth online to get the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $12 (€10) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing $20 (€16) one way on average.

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

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