There are 4 ways to get from London to Portishead by train, bus or car

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, bus  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Take the bus from Bristol City Centre, The Centre to Portishead, Post Office X4

$68 - $121

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Bristol Bus & Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Portishead, Post Office X4

$16 - $21

2 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Bristol Parkway

$66 - $115

Drive  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Drive from London to Portishead 128 miles

$27 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Portishead is to bus which costs £12 - £16 and takes 3 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Portishead is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2 h 13 min.

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The distance between London and Portishead is 114 miles. The road distance is 128 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 52 min to get from London to Portishead, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London station to Portishead. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Portishead, Post Office via Bristol, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 40 min.

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What companies run services between London, England and Portishead, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from London to Portishead hourly. Tickets cost $60 - $110 and the journey takes 1 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London to Portishead via Bristol Bus & Coach Station and Bristol, Bus Station in around 3 h 40 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $120
Train from London Paddington to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $110
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Bristol City Centre, The Centre to Portishead, Post Office
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Portishead, Post Office
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First

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