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

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Train  •  2h 14m

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

£38 - £70

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Bus via City of London, Bank Station Queen Victoria Street  •  3h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Old Portsmouth, University of Portsmouth to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 030

£13 - £15

2 alternative options

Bus  •  3h 23m

  1. Take the bus from PORTSMOUTH, The Hard to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to London Mile End National Express / ...

£15 - £19

Drive  •  1h 51m

  1. Drive from Portsmouth to Loughton 109.9 miles

£18 - £27

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The cheapest way to get from Portsmouth to Loughton is to bus via City of London, Bank Station Queen Victoria Street which costs £12 - £16 and takes 3h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Portsmouth to Loughton is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 1h 51m.

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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 14m.

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The distance between Portsmouth and Loughton is 77 miles. The road distance is 109.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Portsmouth to Loughton without a car is to train which takes 2h 14m and costs £35 - £70.

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It takes approximately 2h 14m to get from Portsmouth to Loughton, including transfers.

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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 14m and costs £35 - £70. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £14 - £20 and takes 3h 23m.

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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 51m to drive from Portsmouth to Loughton.

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  • Distance: 77.1 miles
  • Duration: 2h 14m

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

South Western Railway operates a train from Portsmouth to Loughton every 20 minutes. Tickets cost £30 - £65 and the journey takes 1h 32m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Portsmouth to Loughton via London Victoria Coach Station, London Mile End, and Mile End station in around 3h 23m.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Portsmouth & Southsea to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£30 - £65
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£30 - £45
Anytime Day 1st Class
£50 - £65
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
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £8
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National Express
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to London Mile End
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6
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National Express
Bus from Old Portsmouth, University of Portsmouth to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £8
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National Express

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