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Duration 8h 59m
Distance 217 km
Average price 272€
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The average train between Portsmouth and Rouen takes 8h 59m and the fastest train takes 6h 28m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Portsmouth to Rouen. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Portsmouth & Southsea
  2. London St Pancras Eurostar
  3. Paris St Lazare
  4. Rouen
7h 46m
167€ - 466€

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No, there is no direct train from Portsmouth to Rouen. However, there are services departing from Portsmouth & Southsea and arriving at Rouen Rive Droite via Waterloo station, London St Pancras Eurostar, Magenta and Paris St Lazare. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 46m.

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The distance between Portsmouth and Rouen is 217 km.

Portsmouth to Rouen train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Portsmouth & Southsea station.

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Portsmouth to Rouen train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Rouen Rive Droite station.

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Rouen is 1h ahead of Portsmouth. It is currently 2:29 PM in Portsmouth and 3:29 PM in Rouen.

There are 263+ hotels available in Rouen. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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