There are 5 ways to get from Dunstable to Portsmouth by train, bus or car

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Train South Western Railway  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Luton to West Hampstead Thameslink
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Portsmouth & Southsea

$44 - $67

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Bus  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Luton Airport London to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Old Portsmouth, University of Portsmouth 030 / ...

$22 - $35

3 alternative options

Train Southern  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Luton to East Croydon
  2. Take the train from East Croydon to Portsmouth & Southsea

$69 - $104

Bus via Heathrow Airport London T2,3  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from St Albans, St Peter's Street to Heathrow Central Bus Station 724
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to PORTSMOUTH, The Hard National Express / ...

$47 - $57

Drive  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Dunstable to Portsmouth 101.2 miles

$21 - $35

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Dunstable to Portsmouth. However, there are services departing from Dunstable, The Quadrant and arriving at Old Portsmouth, University of Portsmouth via Luton Airport London and Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 51 min.

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The distance between Dunstable and Portsmouth is 79 miles. The road distance is 101.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Dunstable to Portsmouth without a car is to train which takes 2 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 55 min to get from Dunstable to Portsmouth, including transfers.

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Dunstable to Portsmouth bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Luton Airport London station.

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The best way to get from Dunstable to Portsmouth is to train which takes 2 h 55 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 51 min.

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Dunstable to Portsmouth bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Old Portsmouth, University of Portsmouth station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dunstable to Portsmouth is 101 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to drive from Dunstable to Portsmouth.

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There are 1003+ hotels available in Portsmouth. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Dunstable to Portsmouth.
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  • Distance: 79.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 55 min

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

You can take a train from Dunstable to Portsmouth via Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station), Luton, West Hampstead Thameslink, West Hampstead Underground Station, Waterloo Underground Station, and London Waterloo in around 2 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dunstable to Portsmouth via Airport Bus Station, Luton Airport London, London Victoria Coach Station, and Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station in around 4 h 51 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $27
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Luton Airport London to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Old Portsmouth, University of Portsmouth
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to PORTSMOUTH, The Hard
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Airport Bus Station to Victoria, Green Line Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
Green Line
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Green Line (Arriva)
Bus from St Albans, St Peter's Street to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from London Luton Airport to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
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