There are 4 ways to get from Portsmouth to Loughton 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  •  2 h 11 min

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

$31 - $48

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Old Portsmouth, University of Portsmouth to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 030 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Victoria Bus Station to Walthamstow Central Station N38

$17 - $20

2 alternative options

Bus via Heathrow Airport Terminal 4, Heathrow Terminal 4  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Old Portsmouth, University of Portsmouth to Heathrow Airport Terminal 4, Heathrow Terminal 4 203 / ...

$38 - $48

Drive  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Portsmouth to Loughton 109.9 miles

$23 - $35

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Portsmouth to Loughton. However, there are services departing from Old Portsmouth, University of Portsmouth and arriving at Loughton, Forest Road via Victoria Bus Station and Walthamstow Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 3 min.

More details

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

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Portsmouth to Loughton without a car is to train which takes 2 h 11 min and costs .

More details

It takes approximately 2 h 11 min to get from Portsmouth to Loughton, including transfers.

More details

Portsmouth to Loughton bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Old Portsmouth, University of Portsmouth station.

More details

The best way to get from Portsmouth to Loughton is to train which takes 2 h 11 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 3 min.

Mode details

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

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Portsmouth to Loughton is 110 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to drive from Portsmouth to Loughton.

Get driving directions

There are 7064+ hotels available in Loughton. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Portsmouth to Loughton.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 77.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 11 min

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

South Western Railway operates a train from Portsmouth to Loughton every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $24 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Portsmouth to Loughton via Victoria Coach Station Arrivals, Victoria Bus Station, Walthamstow Central Station, and Walthamstow Bus Station in around 4 h 3 min.

Train operators
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 Old Portsmouth, University of Portsmouth to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Old Portsmouth, University of Portsmouth to Heathrow Airport Terminal 4, Heathrow Terminal 4
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $34
Website
nationalexpress.com
London Buses

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.