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There are 3 ways to get from Epsom to Portsmouth by train or car

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Train  •  1h 45m

  1. Take the train from Epsom to Guildford
  2. Take the train from Guildford to Portsmouth & Southsea

£27 - £55

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Train via Horsham  •  2h 29m

  1. Take the train from Epsom to Horsham
  2. Take the train from Horsham to Portsmouth & Southsea

£19 - £58

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Drive  •  1h 5m

  1. Drive from Epsom to Portsmouth 62.2 miles

£9 - £14

Epsom to Portsmouth by train

The train journey time between Epsom and Portsmouth is around 2h 17m and covers a distance of around 60 miles. The fastest train normally takes 1h 36m. Operated by South Western Railway, the Epsom to Portsmouth train service departs from Epsom and arrives in Portsmouth & Southsea. Typically 146 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
2h 17m
Fastest train time:
1h 36m
Train distance:
60 miles
Trains per week:
146
Cheapest price:
£27
Carbon emissions:
5 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:19
Last train departs at:
23:28

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Epsom to Portsmouth train schedules

Epsom → Portsmouth
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The cheapest way to get from Epsom to Portsmouth is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Epsom to Portsmouth is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1h 5m.

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No, there is no direct train from Epsom to Portsmouth. However, there are services departing from Epsom and arriving at Portsmouth & Southsea via Guildford. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 45m.

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The distance between Epsom and Portsmouth is 51 miles. The road distance is 62.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Epsom to Portsmouth without a car is to train which takes 1h 45m and costs £26 - £55.

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It takes approximately 1h 45m to get from Epsom to Portsmouth, including transfers.

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Epsom to Portsmouth train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Epsom station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Epsom to Portsmouth is 62 miles. It takes approximately 1h 5m to drive from Epsom to Portsmouth.

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  • Distance: 51.5 miles
  • Duration: 1h 45m

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

You can take a train from Epsom to Portsmouth via Guildford in around 1h 45m.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Epsom to Guildford
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £16
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£7 - £10
Anytime Day 1st Class
£13 - £16
Train from Guildford to Portsmouth & Southsea
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£19 - £40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£19 - £24
Anytime Day 1st Class
£30 - £40
Southern Service
Phone
+44 3451 27 29 20
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Epsom to Horsham
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £19
Website
Southern Service
Schedules at
Southern Service
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£7 - £11
Anytime 1st Class
£14 - £19
Train from Horsham to Portsmouth & Southsea
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £40
Website
Southern Service
Schedules at
Southern Service
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£11 - £17
Anytime 1st Class
£28 - £40

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