There are 8 ways to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Portsmouth & Southsea Station by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train Great Western Railway  •  46 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Portsmouth & Southsea

$11 - $22

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Airport, Airport Parkway to Southampton City Centre, WestQuay U1c
  2. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Houndwell Park to City Centre, Victoria Park X4

$6 - $8

6 alternative options

Train South Western Railway  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Eastleigh to Portsmouth & Southsea

$10 - $54

Line 206 bus  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the line 206 bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange 206 / ...

$10 - $48

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Portsmouth & Southsea Station 20.5 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Portsmouth & Southsea Station 20.5 miles

$4 - $7

Towncar  •  22 min

  1. Take a town car from Southampton Airport to Portsmouth & Southsea Station 20.5 miles

$65 - $90

Uber  •  22 min

  1. Take an Uber from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Portsmouth & Southsea Station 20.5 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Portsmouth & Southsea Station is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Portsmouth & Southsea Station is to taxi which costs £45 - £55 and takes 22 min.

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The distance between Southampton Airport (SOU) and Portsmouth & Southsea Station is 16 miles. The road distance is 20.5 miles.

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The train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Portsmouth & Southsea takes 46 min including transfers and departs five times a week.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Portsmouth & Southsea Station. However, there are services departing from Southampton Airport, Airport Parkway and arriving at City Centre, Victoria Park via Southampton City Centre, Houndwell Park. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Southampton Airport Parkway and arriving at Portsmouth & Southsea. Services depart five times a week. The journey takes approximately 46 min.

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The best way to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Portsmouth & Southsea Station without a car is to train which takes 46 min and costs £9 - £17.

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Southampton Airport (SOU) to Portsmouth & Southsea Station train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Portsmouth Harbour station.

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Map of how to get from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Portsmouth & Southsea Station.
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  • Distance: 15.9 miles
  • Duration: 46 min

What companies run services between Southampton Airport (SOU), England and Portsmouth & Southsea Station, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Portsmouth & Southsea Station 5 times a week. Tickets cost $11 - $22 and the journey takes 46 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Portsmouth & Southsea Station hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 55 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Portsmouth & Southsea
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $14
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $22
Train from Eastleigh to Portsmouth & Southsea
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $13
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $20
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Unilink
Website
unilinkbus.co.uk
Bus from Southampton Airport, Airport Parkway to Southampton City Centre, WestQuay
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
unilinkbus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber South Coast, UK
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Portsmouth & Southsea Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$30 - $50
uberX
$30 - $50
uberXL
$45 - $70
UberEXEC
$55 - $75
Taxi from Southampton Airport (SOU) to Portsmouth & Southsea Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
West Quay Cars
Phone
+44 23 8099 9999
Website
southamptontaxi.co.uk
Southampton Taxis
Phone
+44 23 8000 5005
Website
southamptontaxis.net
Jayride
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Southampton Airport to Portsmouth & Southsea Station
Estimated price
$65 - $90

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