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There are 5 ways to get from Portsmouth to Morlaix by train, bus, car ferry, car, car train or plane

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Train  •  10h 17m

  1. Take the train from Portsmouth & Southsea to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Paris Nord Eil
  3. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Morlaix Tgv

€250 - €572

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Bus, car ferry  •  20h 27m

  1. Take the bus from PORTSMOUTH, The Hard to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way National Express
  2. Take the car ferry from Plymouth to Roscoff

€45 - €117

3 alternative options

Drive, car ferry  •  9h 34m

  1. Drive from Portsmouth to Poole
  2. Take the car ferry from Poole to Cherbourg
  3. Drive from Cherbourg to Morlaix

€76 - €145

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  8h 51m

  1. Drive from Portsmouth to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Morlaix

€246 - €296

Fly, train  •  7h 36m

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Rennes (RNS) SOU - RNS
  2. Take the train from Rennes to Morlaix

€209 - €501

Portsmouth to Morlaix by train, subway and walk

The journey time between Portsmouth and Morlaix is around 11h 58m and covers a distance of around 1158 km. The fastest journey normally takes 8h 40m. Operated by South Western Railway, London Underground (Tube), Eurostar and others, the Portsmouth to Morlaix service departs from Portsmouth & Southsea and arrives in Morlaix. Typically 13 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
11h 58m
Fastest journey time:
8h 40m
Services per week:
13
Cheapest price:
€250
Carbon emissions:
60 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:24
Last service departs at:
14:37

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Portsmouth to Morlaix train, subway and walk schedules

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Domestic travel is restricted

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Morlaix is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Morlaix is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Morlaix is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

No, but conditions apply when returning to United Kingdom from France.

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Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Portsmouth to Morlaix is to bus and car ferry which costs £35 - £100 and takes 20h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Portsmouth to Morlaix is to fly and train which costs £180 - £430 and takes 7h 36m.

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No, there is no direct train from Portsmouth to Morlaix. However, there are services departing from Portsmouth & Southsea and arriving at Morlaix via Waterloo station, Euston Square station, London St Pancras Eurostar, Gare du Nord and Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 17m.

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The distance between Portsmouth and Morlaix is 316 km.

The best way to get from Portsmouth to Morlaix without a car is to train which takes 10h 17m and costs £210 - £500.

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It takes approximately 10h 17m to get from Portsmouth to Morlaix, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Southampton Airport to Rennes Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Morlaix is 1h ahead of Portsmouth. It is currently 7:05 PM in Portsmouth and 8:05 PM in Morlaix.

Portsmouth to Morlaix train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Morlaix station.

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Map of how to get from Portsmouth to Morlaix.
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  • Distance: 315.8 km
  • Duration: 10h 17m

What companies run services between Portsmouth, England and Morlaix, France?

You can take a train from Portsmouth to Morlaix via London Waterloo, Waterloo station, Warren Street station, Euston Square station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, London St Pancras Eurostar, Paris Nord, Gare du Nord, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, and Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 in around 10h 17m.

Airlines
Eastern Airways
Website
easternairways.com
Flights from Southampton to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€170 - €420
Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Morlaix
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€85 - €120
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€85 - €100
1st Class
€95 - €120
Train from Rennes to Morlaix
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €50
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€40 - €50
1st Class
€40 - €50
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€153
Website
Eurotunnel
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Rennes to Morlaix
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€23 - €50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€23 - €35
Rail 1st Class
€30 - €50
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 Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
National Express
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Plymouth to Roscoff
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €95
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
€30 - €40
Car
€65 - €95
Car ferry from Poole to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€26 - €70
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
€26 - €35
Car
€50 - €70

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Eastern Airways offers flights from Southampton Airport to Rennes Airport.

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