There are 5 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Portsmouth by bus, train, 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.

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Bus, train  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Woking National Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Woking to Portsmouth & Southsea

$22 - $33

4 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Portsmouth & Southsea

$52 - $80

Bus  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to PORTSMOUTH, The Hard National Express / ...

$29 - $35

Drive  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Portsmouth 70.5 miles

$15 - $22

Towncar  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take a town car from London Heathrow Airport to Portsmouth 70.5 miles

$170 - $240

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Portsmouth is to drive which costs £11 - £18 and takes 1 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Portsmouth is to drive which costs £11 - £18 and takes 1 h 12 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Portsmouth is 54 miles. The road distance is 70.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 10 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Portsmouth, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 and arriving at PORTSMOUTH, The Hard. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 25 min.

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The nearest airport to Portsmouth is Southampton (SOU) Airport which is 15.9 miles away. Other nearby airports include London Gatwick (LGW) (47.7 miles), London Heathrow (LHR) (54.3 miles), London City (LCY) (69.8 miles) and London Luton (LTN) (81.3 miles).

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Map of how to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Portsmouth.
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  • Distance: 54.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 10 min

What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and Portsmouth, England?

South Western Railway operates a train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Portsmouth hourly. Tickets cost $24 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 26 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Portsmouth hourly. Tickets cost $29 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 25 min.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Woking to Portsmouth & Southsea
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Waterloo to Portsmouth & Southsea
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Woking
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to PORTSMOUTH, The Hard
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to Portsmouth
Estimated price
$170 - $240

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