Duration 2h 42m
Distance 90.5 miles
Average price £65
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Portsmouth and St Albans takes 2h 42m and the fastest train takes 2h 12m. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Portsmouth to St Albans. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Portsmouth & Southsea
  2. St Albans
2h 19m
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£45 - £79

Portsmouth to St Albans train times

Trains run every 30 minutes between Portsmouth and St Albans. The earliest departure is at 07:18 in the morning, and the last departure from Portsmouth is at 22:24 which arrives into St Albans at 06:30. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 42m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Portsmouth to St Albans? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Portsmouth to St Albans. However, there are services departing from Portsmouth & Southsea and arriving at St Albans City via Waterloo station and West Hampstead Thameslink. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 19m.

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The distance between Portsmouth and St Albans is 74 miles. The road distance is 90.5 miles.

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

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Portsmouth to St Albans train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at London Waterloo station.

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What companies run services between Portsmouth and St Albans?

South Western Railway operates a train from Portsmouth to St Albans every 20 minutes. Tickets cost £30 - £65 and the journey takes 1h 33m.
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