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

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Train South Western Railway, bus  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Salisbury
  2. Take the bus from Salisbury, Blue Boar Row to Firsdown, Old Police House 87 / ...

$34 - $49

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Bus, line 68 bus  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Winchester National Express
  2. Take the line 68 bus from Winchester, Bus Station to Winterslow, The Pheasant Hotel 68

$17 - $20

2 alternative options

Train Southern, bus  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to Southampton Central
  2. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Central Station to Salisbury, Endless Street X7 / ...

$76 - $105

Drive  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Drive from London to Porton Down 81 miles

$17 - $26

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The cheapest way to get from London to Porton Down is to bus and line 68 bus which costs £12 - £16 and takes 3 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Porton Down is to drive which costs £13 - £19 and takes 1 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London station to Porton Down. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Winterslow, The Pheasant Hotel via Winchester, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 22 min.

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The distance between London and Porton Down is 73 miles. The road distance is 81 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Porton Down without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 h 49 min and costs £25 - £40.

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It takes approximately 2 h 49 min to get from London to Porton Down, including transfers.

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London to Porton Down bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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London to Porton Down bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Hampshire Winchester, arrive at Winterslow, The Pheasant Hotel station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London to Porton Down is 81 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 32 min to drive from London to Porton Down.

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There are 215+ hotels available in Porton Down. Prices start at $83 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London to Porton Down.
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  • Distance: 73.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 49 min

What companies run services between London, England and Porton Down, England?

You can take a bus from London to Porton Down via Winchester and Winchester, Bus Station in around 3 h 22 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Salisbury Reds
Phone
+44 1202 338420
Website
salisburyreds.co.uk
Bus from Salisbury, Blue Boar Row to Firsdown, Old Police House
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
salisburyreds.co.uk
Bus from Southampton City Centre, Central Station to Salisbury, Endless Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
salisburyreds.co.uk
Wheelers Travel
Website
wheelerstravel.co.uk
Bus from Salisbury, Endless Street to Firsdown, Old Police House
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
wheelerstravel.co.uk
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Winchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach in Hampshire Winchester
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Winchester, Bus Station to Winterslow, The Pheasant Hotel
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com

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