There are 5 ways to get from Portsmouth to Salisbury by train, bus, taxi 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  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Portsmouth & Southsea to Salisbury

$28 - $55

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Portsmouth International Port to Salisbury National Express

$8 - $12

3 alternative options

Bus Salisbury Reds  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Guildhall, City Centre South to Southampton City Centre, WestQuay X4
  2. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, WestQuay to Salisbury, Endless Street X7 / ...

$15 - $16

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Portsmouth to Salisbury 42.8 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Portsmouth to Salisbury 42.8 miles

$9 - $14

What companies run services between Portsmouth, England and Salisbury, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Portsmouth to Salisbury hourly. Tickets cost $28 - $55 and the journey takes 1 h 12 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Portsmouth to Salisbury once daily. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 35 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Portsmouth & Southsea to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Bus operators
Salisbury Reds
Phone
+44 1202 338420
Website
salisburyreds.co.uk
Bus from Southampton City Centre, WestQuay to Salisbury, Endless Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
salisburyreds.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Portsmouth to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
West Quay Cars
Phone
+44 23 8099 9999
Website
southamptontaxi.co.uk
Southampton Taxis
Phone
+44 23 8000 5005
Website
southamptontaxis.net

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Portsmouth to Salisbury?

The distance between Portsmouth and Salisbury is 58 km. The road distance is 69 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Portsmouth to Salisbury?

The cheapest way to get from Portsmouth to Salisbury is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 48 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Portsmouth to Salisbury?

The quickest way to get from Portsmouth to Salisbury is to taxi which takes 48 min and costs £90 - £110.

Is there a direct train between Portsmouth and Salisbury?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Portsmouth & Southsea and arriving at Salisbury. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 1 h 12 min.

Is there a direct bus between Portsmouth and Salisbury?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Portsmouth International Port and arriving at Salisbury. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

How long does it take to get from Portsmouth to Salisbury?

The train from Portsmouth & Southsea to Salisbury takes 1 h 12 min including transfers and departs hourly.