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Best price £ 12.67
Journey duration 2 h 10 min
Connections per day 67
First departure 23:31
Last departure 18:05
Distance 34.8 mi

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How can I find the cheapest bus tickets to get from Bournemouth to Portsmouth?

When you're traveling from Bournemouth to Portsmouth, you can expect to pay an average of approximately £ 15.84. You might be able to find prices as low as £ 12.67, 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.

Buses from Bournemouth to Portsmouth

How long does the journey from Bournemouth to Portsmouth take by bus?

In order to get from Bournemouth 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 Bournemouth and Portsmouth will complete the journey in 1 h 32 min.On average, it will take you about 2 h 10 min to travel the 35.4 mi between Bournemouth and Portsmouth.

What time are the first and last departures from Bournemouth to Portsmouth?

The first journey of the night departs from Bournemouth at 23:31. If you prefer to travel later in that night, the last departure will leave at 18:05. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Bournemouth and Portsmouth. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side.

How many daily journeys are there from Bournemouth to Portsmouth?

The route from Bournemouth to Portsmouth is served by providers including National Express and Eurolines CH. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 86 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Bournemouth 67 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Bournemouth to Portsmouth, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 53 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 14 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors.