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Virail helps thousands of travelers plan their journeys every year. How? It's easy. Just enter the dates on which you plan to travel from Portsmouth to Bath. Our powerful engine will look at the data from thousands of travel providers, then show you all the available routes. You can choose to travel however you want. Decide on the type of transport you want to use, what time of day you'd like to set off and whether you'd like a direct journey or one with connections. When you've found your ideal route, Virail will redirect you to the web page of the provider. There, you can make your booking, then it's time to prepare for your trip.

How much does it cost to get from Portsmouth to Bath by train?

On average, a train ticket from Portsmouth to Bath will cost you £ 24.13. 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 £ 18.30. 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 train 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.

Journey Details

Best price £ 18.30
Journey duration 2 h 40 min
Connections per day 32
First departure 07:05
Last departure 22:27
Distance 67.7 mi
Great Western Railway-logo
Great Western Railway
Duration: 2 h 23 min
Portsmouth & Southsea - Bath Spa
07:05 - 09:28
£ 18.30
Great Western Railway-logo
Great Western Railway
Duration: 2 h 8 min
Portsmouth & Southsea - Bath Spa
08:26 - 10:34
£ 18.30
Great Western Railway-logo
Great Western Railway
Duration: 2 h 8 min
Portsmouth & Southsea - Bath Spa
09:27 - 11:35
£ 18.30
Great Western Railway-logo
Great Western Railway
Duration: 2 h 9 min
Portsmouth & Southsea - Bath Spa
10:27 - 12:36
£ 18.30
South Western Railway-logo
South Western Railway
Duration: 2 h 31 min
Portsmouth & Southsea - Bath Spa
10:38 - 13:09
£ 18.30
South Western Railway-logo
South Western Railway
Duration: 2 h 57 min
Portsmouth & Southsea - Bath Spa
10:38 - 13:35
£ 18.30
Great Western Railway-logo
Great Western Railway
Duration: 2 h 8 min
Portsmouth & Southsea - Bath Spa
11:27 - 13:35
£ 18.30

How long will it take me to travel from Portsmouth to Bath by train?

The journey from Portsmouth to Bath covers a distance of 68.4 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 2 h 40 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 2 h 7 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 Portsmouth to Bath faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

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

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Portsmouth to Bath leaving at 07:05. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 22:27.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

Which stations can I use to travel from Portsmouth to Bath?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Portsmouth from the following stations: Portsmouth Harbour [ PMH ], Portsmouth & Southsea [ PMS ] and Portsmouth & Southsea. Arriving at Bath, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: Bath Spa [ BTH ] and Bath Spa. Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in Bath.

How many daily journeys are there from Portsmouth to Bath?

The route from Portsmouth to Bath is served by providers including Nationalrail and Great Western Railway. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 32 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Portsmouth 32 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Portsmouth to Bath, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 16 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 16 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.

Stations of departure

Portsmouth Harbour [ PMH ]
Portsmouth & Southsea [ PMS ]
Portsmouth & Southsea

Destination stations

Bath Spa [ BTH ]
Bath Spa
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