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There are 4 ways to get from Portsmouth to Loughton by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 23m

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

£36 - £68

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Train via Barnham  •  4h 9m

  1. Take the train from Portsmouth & Southsea to Barnham
  2. Take the train from Barnham to London Victoria

£28 - £75

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4h 42m

  1. Take the bus from PORTSMOUTH, The Hard to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from Victoria Bus Station to Walthamstow Bus Station N38

£34 - £45

Drive  •  1h 52m

  1. Drive from Portsmouth to Loughton 109.8 miles

£17 - £25

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The cheapest way to get from Portsmouth to Loughton is to drive which costs £17 - £25 and takes 1h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Portsmouth to Loughton is to drive which costs £17 - £25 and takes 1h 52m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Portsmouth to Loughton. However, there are services departing from PORTSMOUTH, The Hard and arriving at Loughton, The Crown via Victoria Bus Station and Walthamstow Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 42m.

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No, there is no direct train from Portsmouth to Loughton station. However, there are services departing from Portsmouth & Southsea and arriving at Loughton station via Waterloo station and Stratford station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 23m.

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The distance between Portsmouth and Loughton is 77 miles. The road distance is 109.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Portsmouth to Loughton without a car is to train which takes 2h 23m and costs £35 - £70.

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It takes approximately 2h 23m to get from Portsmouth to Loughton, including transfers.

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Portsmouth to Loughton bus services, operated by National Express, depart from PORTSMOUTH, The Hard station.

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Portsmouth to Loughton train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Portsmouth & Southsea station.

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The best way to get from Portsmouth to Loughton is to train which takes 2h 23m and costs £35 - £70. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £30 - £45 and takes 4h 42m.

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Map of how to get from Portsmouth to Loughton.
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  • Distance: 77.1 miles
  • Duration: 2h 23m

What companies run services between Portsmouth, England and Loughton, Essex, England?

South Western Railway operates a train from Portsmouth & Southsea to London Waterloo every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £30 - £65 and the journey takes 1h 40m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Portsmouth to Loughton via London Victoria Coach Station, Victoria Bus Station, and Walthamstow Bus Station in around 4h 42m.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Portsmouth & Southsea to Barnham
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £20
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£8 - £12
Anytime 1st Class
£14 - £20
Train from Barnham to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £50
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£15 - £22
Anytime 1st Class
£35 - £50
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Portsmouth & Southsea to Barnham
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£10 - £13
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£10 - £13
Anytime Day 1st Class
£17 - £23
Bus operators
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 PORTSMOUTH, The Hard to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
National Express
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Portsmouth to Victoria, Green Line Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
£30 - £45
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Victoria Bus Station to Walthamstow Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London

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Portsmouth to Loughton bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Walthamstow Bus Station.

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Portsmouth to Loughton train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at London Waterloo station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Portsmouth to Loughton is 110 miles. It takes approximately 1h 52m to drive from Portsmouth to Loughton.

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There are 26390+ hotels available in Loughton. Prices start at £75 per night.

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