There are 4 ways to get from Southampton to Port Solent 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  •  30 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Portchester

$8 - $16

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Houndwell Park to Paulsgrove, Watersedge X4

$3 - $5

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Southampton to Port Solent 17.4 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Port Solent 17.4 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Port Solent is to bus which costs £2 - £4 and takes 1 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to Port Solent is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 23 min.

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The distance between Southampton and Port Solent is 14 miles. The road distance is 17.4 miles.

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Southampton City Centre, Houndwell Park and arriving at Paulsgrove, Watersedge. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 24 min.

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

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What companies run services between Southampton, England and Port Solent, England?

Southern operates a train from Southampton to Port Solent hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $16 and the journey takes 30 min. South Western Railway also services this route hourly. Alternatively, First operates a bus from Southampton to Port Solent hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 24 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Southampton to Port Solent
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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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