There are 4 ways to get from Southampton to Portsmouth Harbour (Station) by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  45 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Portsmouth Harbour

$11 - $25

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Bus  •  55 min

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

$4 - $10

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Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Southampton to Portsmouth Harbour (Station) 20.3 miles

$55 - $75

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Portsmouth Harbour (Station) 20.3 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Portsmouth Harbour (Station) is to bus which costs £3 - £8 and takes 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to Portsmouth Harbour (Station) is to taxi which costs £45 - £55 and takes 27 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station station and arriving at Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 55 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Southampton Central and arriving at Portsmouth Harbour. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

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The distance between Southampton and Portsmouth Harbour (Station) is 15 miles. The road distance is 20.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Portsmouth Harbour (Station) without a car is to train which takes 45 min and costs £8 - £19.

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The train from Southampton Central to Portsmouth Harbour takes 45 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Southampton to Portsmouth Harbour (Station) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton City Centre, Coach Station.

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Southampton to Portsmouth Harbour (Station) train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Southampton Central station.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Portsmouth Harbour (Station) is to train which takes 45 min and costs £8 - £19. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £3 - £8 and takes 55 min.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Portsmouth Harbour (Station).
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  • Distance: 15 miles
  • Duration: 45 min

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Portsmouth Harbour (Station), England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Southampton to Portsmouth Harbour (Station) hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $25 and the journey takes 45 min. South Western Railway also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Southampton to Portsmouth Harbour (Station) hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 55 min. First also services this route every 30 minutes.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Southampton Central to Portsmouth Harbour
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $25
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 City Centre, Coach Station to Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Southampton to Portsmouth Harbour (Station)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$55 - $75
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 to Portsmouth Harbour (Station) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Portsmouth Harbour (Station) is 20 miles. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Southampton to Portsmouth Harbour (Station).

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