There are 3 ways to get from Bath to Portsmouth by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 9 min

$50 - $90

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 40 min

  1. National Express

$10 - $15

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 43 min

  1. 82.6 miles

$17 - $26

What companies run services between Bath, England and Portsmouth, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Bath to Portsmouth hourly. Tickets cost $50 - $90 and the journey takes 2 h 9 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Bath to Portsmouth once daily. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bath Spa to Portsmouth & Southsea
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $45
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $90
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bath and Portsmouth is 109 km. The road distance is 132 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bath to Portsmouth is to bus which costs £8 - £11 and takes 2 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Bath to Portsmouth is to drive which takes 1 h 43 min and costs £13 - £20.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bath Spa and arriving at Portsmouth & Southsea. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 2 h 9 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bath and arriving at Portsmouth International Port. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

The train from Bath Spa to Portsmouth & Southsea takes 2 h 9 min including transfers and departs hourly.