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Trains Shanklin to Portsmouth: Times, Prices and Tickets

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Shanklin to Portsmouth?

On average, a train ticket from Shanklin to Portsmouth will cost you £ 50.28. 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 £ 42.40. 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.

Shanklin to Portsmouth by train

Best price £ 42.40
Journey duration 16 min
Connections per day 63
First departure 07:15
Last departure 14:46
Distance 12.4 mi
Departure Shanklin
Arrival Portsmouth
Carriers Nationalrail, Island line, South Western Railway, Southern, Great Western Railway

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Shanklin - Portsmouth


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How long does it take to get from Shanklin to Portsmouth by train?

The distance between Shanklin and Portsmouth is around 13 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 16 min. However, the fastest routes between Shanklin and Portsmouth take 4 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

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

The first daily departure from Shanklin to Portsmouth leaves at 07:15, while the last journey of the day sets out at 14:46. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Shanklin and Portsmouth. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

Which stations can I use on the Shanklin to Portsmouth route?

In Shanklin, departure stations include Shanklin, Portsmouth Harbour, Ryde Pier Head, Hilsea, Portchester, Fratton, Cosham and Portsmouth & Southsea. When you arrive in Portsmouth, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Ryde Pier Head, Fratton, Portchester, Shanklin, Hilsea, Portsmouth Harbour, Cosham and Portsmouth & Southsea. Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

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

The route from Shanklin to Portsmouth is served by providers including Nationalrail, Island line, South Western Railway, Southern and Great Western Railway. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 63 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Shanklin 63 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Shanklin 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 63 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 0 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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