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Duration 2h 7m
Distance 77.1 miles
Average price £57
Frequency 3/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Russell Square and Portsmouth takes 2h 7m and the fastest train takes 1h 37m. The train runs at least 3 times per hour from Russell Square to Portsmouth. 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. London Waterloo
  2. Portsmouth
1h 47m
£32 - £67

Russell Square to Portsmouth train times

Trains run every 20 minutes between Russell Square and Portsmouth. The earliest departure is at 15:59 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Russell Square is at 22:35 which arrives into Portsmouth at 00:38. All services require a transfer at Waterloo Underground Station and take an average of 2h 7m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Russell Square station to Portsmouth. However, there are services departing from Tottenham Court Road station and arriving at Portsmouth & Southsea via London Waterloo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 47m.

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The distance between Russell Square and Portsmouth is 65 miles. The road distance is 77.1 miles.

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Russell Square to Portsmouth train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from London Waterloo station.

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Russell Square to Portsmouth train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Portsmouth & Southsea station.

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What companies run services between Russell Square and Portsmouth?

South Western Railway operates a train from London Waterloo to Portsmouth & Southsea every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £30 - £65 and the journey takes 1h 29m.
Train operators
South Western Railway
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£30 - £65

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