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How much do bus tickets from London to Portsmouth cost?

On average, a bus ticket from London to Portsmouth will cost you £ 26.73. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as £ 4.29. 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.

London to Portsmouth by bus

Best price £ 6.35
Journey duration 1 h 58 min
Connections per day 39
First departure 05:05
Last departure 22:20
Distance 65.9 mi
Departure London
Arrival Portsmouth
Carriers Megabus, National Express, Eurolines CH

Ticket price London - Portsmouth every day

£ 6.35
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Route Summary by Bus

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£ 4.29
Maximum price
£ 6,344.35

London - Portsmouth


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By Train

£ 44.36

Tuesday, June 28th 2022
Cosham - Havant
12:03 - 12:09
CO2: 0.3kg
By Bus

£ 6.35

Thursday, June 30th 2022
National Express-logo
London Victoria Coach Station - Portsmouth University
11:00 - 13:05
National Express
2h 5min
CO2: 3.72kg

How long is the journey from London to Portsmouth by bus?

The journey from London to Portsmouth covers a distance of 65.9 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 2 h 56 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 45 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from London to Portsmouth faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

What time are the departures from London to Portsmouth?

The first journey of the day departs from London at 08:00. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 22:20. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between London 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 times a day do journeys run from London to Portsmouth?

The route from London to Portsmouth is served by providers including National Express and Eurolines CH. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 146 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from London 40 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from London 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 25 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 15 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.


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