There are 4 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Portsmouth by train, bus, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 19 min

$35 - $55

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 55 min

  1. 206 / ...

$18 - $24

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 12 min

  1. 63.2 miles

$13 - $20

Towncar  •  1 h 12 min

  1. 63.2 miles

$180 - $260

Questions & Answers

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Portsmouth is 76 km. The road distance is 101 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Portsmouth is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1 h 12 min.

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Portsmouth is to drive which takes 1 h 12 min and costs £10 - £15.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Portsmouth & Southsea. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 1 h 19 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from South Terminal Bus Station and arriving at Portsmouth, The Hard. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 55 min.

The train from Gatwick Airport to Portsmouth & Southsea takes 1 h 19 min including transfers and departs hourly.

What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and Portsmouth, England?

Southern operates a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Portsmouth hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 1 h 19 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Portsmouth every 4 hours. Tickets cost $18 - $24 and the journey takes 1 h 55 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
National Express
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Portsmouth
Estimated price
$180 - $260

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