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Bus Gatwick to Portsmouth: Times, Prices and Tickets

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How much does it cost to get from Gatwick to Portsmouth by bus?

Prices will vary when you travel from Gatwick to Portsmouth. On average, though, you'll pay about £ 26.82 for a bus ticket. You can find bus tickets for prices as low as £ 14.39, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper bus tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest bus tickets.

Gatwick to Portsmouth by bus

Best price £ 18.23
Journey duration 6 h 17 min
Connections per day 21
First departure 05:20
Last departure 23:45
Distance 47.2 mi
Departure Gatwick
Arrival Portsmouth
Carriers National Express

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£ 47.87

Gatwick - Portsmouth


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£ 24.89

Friday, August 26th 2022
National Express-logo
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal - Portsmouth The Hard Interchange
07:50 - 13:35
National Express
5h 45min
1 changes
CO2: 2.66kg

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

The journey between Gatwick and Portsmouth runs for about 47.2 mi and usually takes approximately 6 h 14 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 4 h 35 min. If you are trying to get from Gatwick to Portsmouth as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

What time are the departures from Gatwick to Portsmouth?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Gatwick to Portsmouth, which usually leaves at 08:15. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 23:45. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

How many times a day do journeys run from Gatwick to Portsmouth?

If you want to get from Gatwick to Portsmouth, you can travel with providers such as National Express. You will find a maximum number of 23 departures per day. On average, there are 22 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 direct journeys between Gatwick and Portsmouth. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 22 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.


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