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Birmingham to Portsmouth by bus

The journey from Birmingham to Portsmouth by bus is 121.44 mi and takes 6 hrs 7 mins. There are 62 connections per day, with the first departure at 03:05 and the last at 20:00. It is possible to travel from Birmingham to Portsmouth by bus for as little as £8.72 or as much as £56.64. The best price for this journey is £8.72.

Lowest Price£8.72
Journey Duration6 hrs 7 mins
Connection per Day62
Lowest Price£8.72
Highest Price£56.64
First Departure03:05
Last Departure20:00
Distance121.44 mi
DepartureBirmingham
ArrivalPortsmouth
CarriersMegabus, National Express

Birmingham to Portsmouth Bus Times

Departure date
Wednesday, 28 Feb 2024

Traveling from Birmingham to Portsmouth with Virail

What's the best way to get from Birmingham to Portsmouth? If you're not sure, don't worry - Virail can help you. The only thing you have to do is enter your planned travel dates, and let Virail's powerful search tool deal with the rest. We'll look at the routes offered by our trusted travel partners to give you all your available options. Whether you want to travel by plane, train, bus, carpool, or something else, we'll find your ideal solution. You can filter your results according to price, departure or arrival time, journey duration, number of connections, one-way or round trip - anything you want. Virail will give you a full, clear picture of how to get from Birmingham to Portsmouth, then transfer you to your chosen provider's website to complete your booking.

How can I get the cheapest bus tickets to travel from Birmingham to Portsmouth?

When you're traveling from Birmingham to Portsmouth, you can expect to pay an average of approximately £20.34. You might be able to find prices as low as £8.72, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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On average, a bus ticket from Birmingham to Portsmouth will cost you £20.34. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest bus tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

How long will it take me to travel from Birmingham to Portsmouth by bus?

The average journey time is 6 hrs 7 mins. This is how long it takes to cross the 121.44 mi from Birmingham to Portsmouth. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Birmingham to Portsmouth to take longer than 6 hrs 7 mins. In order to get from Birmingham to Portsmouth faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Birmingham and Portsmouth will complete the journey in 4 hrs 55 mins.On average, it will take you about 6 hrs 7 mins to travel the 121.44 mi between Birmingham and Portsmouth.

How many journeys from Birmingham to Portsmouth are there every day?

If you want to get from Birmingham to Portsmouth, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 62 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 14 direct journeys between Birmingham and Portsmouth. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 48 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Birmingham to Portsmouth. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap bus tickets from Birmingham to Portsmouth
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Portsmouth.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Birmingham to Portsmouth, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Birmingham to Portsmouth.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Birmingham to Portsmouth

The cheapest Birmingham - Portsmouth bus tickets can be found for as low as £8.75 if you’re lucky, or £14.10 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as £19.07.

Find the best day to travel to Portsmouth by bus

When travelling to Portsmouth by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Megabus is a low-cost intercity bus service that operates in North America, Canada, and Europe. It was founded in 2003 and is owned by Stagecoach Group, a multinational transport company. Megabus retains its own brand in Britain and North America, but in Continental Europe, including France, Germany, Belgium, Spain, Italy, and the Netherlands, its services have been rebranded as Flixbus since the acquisition by a German company in June 2016.

Services on board Megabus and National Express from Birmingham to Portsmouth
Compare services on board when travelling from Birmingham to Portsmouth by bus.
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Birmingham to Portsmouth CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
13.68kg
Bus
14.66kg
Flight
39.09kg
Car
31.27kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Birmingham to Portsmouth?
A bus ticket from Birmingham to Portsmouth is £20.34. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as £8.72.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Birmingham to Portsmouth?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Birmingham to Portsmouth is £8.72. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Birmingham and Portsmouth by bus?
Birmingham to Portsmouth is 121.44 mi.
How long does the bus between Birmingham and Portsmouth take?
Birmingham to Portsmouth is on average 6 hrs 7 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 4 hrs 55 mins.
Which companies operate from Birmingham to Portsmouth?
The bus journey from Birmingham to Portsmouth is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Megabus and National Express.
How many bus connections per day go from Birmingham to Portsmouth?
Birmingham to Portsmouth has 62 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Birmingham to Portsmouth leave?
The earliest bus from Birmingham to Portsmouth departs at 03:05. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Birmingham to Portsmouth depart?
The latest bus from Birmingham to Portsmouth departs at 20:00. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Birmingham to Portsmouth in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is £8.72 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
From which stations can I leave from Birmingham to Portsmouth?
There are 4 station(s) that you can depart from Birmingham to go to Portsmouth. You can go from Birmingham New Street, Birmingham Coach Station, Five Ways and Birmingham Moor Street and you can arrive at Portsmouth Harbour, Portsmouth & Southsea and Portsmouth International Port.
How many direct connections depart from Birmingham to Portsmouth?
There are on average 14 direct connection(s) from Birmingham to go to Portsmouth.
What's the fastest journey time between Birmingham to Portsmouth by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Birmingham and Portsmouth is 4 hrs 55 mins.
Is there a direct bus from Birmingham to Portsmouth?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Birmingham and Portsmouth.
What are the CO2 emissions for Birmingham to Portsmouth by bus?
The bus journey from Birmingham to Portsmouth creates 14.66kg of CO2 emissions.

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