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There are 5 ways to get from Southampton Central Station to Portchester Castle by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  48m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Portchester

$8 - $16

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Bus, line 3 bus  •  1h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Fareham National Express / ...
  2. Take the line 3 bus from Fareham, Bus Station to Portchester, White Hart Co-Op 3

$8 - $12

3 alternative options

Train, line 3 bus  •  1h 49m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Portsmouth & Southsea
  2. Take the line 3 bus from City Centre, City Shops South to Portchester, White Hart Co-Op 3

$13 - $28

Taxi  •  23m

  1. Take a taxi from Southampton Central Station to Portchester Castle 16.5 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  23m

  1. Drive from Southampton Central Station to Portchester Castle 16.5 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Southampton Central Station to Portchester Castle is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton Central Station to Portchester Castle is to taxi which costs £35 - £45 and takes 23m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southampton Central Station station to Portchester Castle. However, there are services departing from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade and arriving at Portchester, White Hart Co-Op via Fareham, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 11m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Southampton Central and arriving at Portchester. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30m.

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The distance between Southampton Central Station and Portchester Castle is 14 miles. The road distance is 16.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton Central Station to Portchester Castle without a car is to train which takes 48m and costs £6 - £12.

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The train from Southampton Central to Portchester takes 30m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Southampton Central Station to Portchester Castle bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade.

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Southampton Central Station to Portchester Castle train services, operated by Southern, depart from Southampton Central station.

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The best way to get from Southampton Central Station to Portchester Castle is to train which takes 48m and costs £6 - £12. Alternatively, you can bus and line 3 bus, which costs £6 - £9 and takes 1h 11m.

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Map of how to get from Southampton Central Station to Portchester Castle.
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  • Distance: 14 miles
  • Duration: 48m

What companies run services between Southampton Central Station, Southampton, England and Portchester Castle, England?

Southern operates a train from Southampton Central Station to Portchester Castle hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $16 and the journey takes 30m. South Western Railway also services this route hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton Central Station to Portchester Castle via Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade, Fareham, Bus Station, and Portchester, White Hart Co-Op in around 1h 11m.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Southampton Central to Portchester
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Portsmouth & Southsea
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Southampton Central to Portsmouth & Southsea
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $24
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 Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Fareham
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
National Express
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Fareham, Bus Station to Portchester, White Hart Co-Op
Ave. Duration
16m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
First
Bus from City Centre, City Shops South to Portchester, White Hart Co-Op
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Other operators
Taxi from Southampton Central Station to Portchester Castle
Ave. Duration
23m
Estimated price
$45 - $60
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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Southampton Central Station to Portchester Castle bus services, operated by First, arrive at Portchester, White Hart Co-Op station.

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Southampton Central Station to Portchester Castle train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Portchester station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton Central Station to Portchester Castle is 16 miles. It takes approximately 23m to drive from Southampton Central Station to Portchester Castle.

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There are 1066+ hotels available in Portchester Castle. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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