There are 4 ways to get from Milton Keynes to Portsmouth 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 via Euston Underground Station  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Portsmouth & Southsea

$47 - $94

Cheapest option

Bus, line 800 bus, train  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point H3) to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 10)
  2. Take the line 800 bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) 800 / ...
  3. Take the train from Basingstoke to Portsmouth & Southsea

$37 - $89

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Portsmouth & Southsea

$53 - $110

Drive  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Milton Keynes to Portsmouth 119.6 miles

$25 - $40

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Milton Keynes to Portsmouth. However, there are services departing from Milton Keynes Central and arriving at Portsmouth & Southsea via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 35 min.

More details

The distance between Milton Keynes and Portsmouth is 88 miles. The road distance is 119.6 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Milton Keynes to Portsmouth without a car is to train which takes 2 h 23 min and costs .

More details

It takes approximately 2 h 23 min to get from Milton Keynes to Portsmouth, including transfers.

More details

Milton Keynes to Portsmouth train services, operated by Southern, depart from Milton Keynes Central station.

More details

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

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Milton Keynes to Portsmouth is 120 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to drive from Milton Keynes to Portsmouth.

Get driving directions

Book your Milton Keynes to Portsmouth train tickets online with Rome2rio.

Search and book

There are 1003+ hotels available in Portsmouth. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Milton Keynes to Portsmouth.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 87.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 23 min

What companies run services between Milton Keynes, England and Portsmouth, England?

You can take a train from Milton Keynes to Portsmouth via London Euston, Euston Underground Station, Waterloo Underground Station, and London Waterloo in around 2 h 23 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Milton Keynes Central to London Euston
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from London Waterloo to Portsmouth & Southsea
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Portsmouth & Southsea
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Basingstoke to Portsmouth & Southsea
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Portsmouth & Southsea
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point H3) to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 10)
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.