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Southampton to Portsmouth, POR bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$6.57
Shortest Duration0h 45m
Trips per day28
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Frequently Asked Questions

How much does a bus ticket from Southampton to Portsmouth, POR cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Southampton to Portsmouth were $7.63.

The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Southampton to Portsmouth is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches.

How long is the bus ride from Southampton to Portsmouth, POR?

The distance between Southampton and Portsmouth is approximately 15.14 miles, or 24.36 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 1 hour and 34 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is and 45 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Southampton to Portsmouth?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Southampton to Portsmouth, POR by bus is usually on Monday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Monday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

What bus companies travel from Southampton to Portsmouth?

On average there are 28 scheduled bus trips per day. National Express has the most regularly scheduled departures from Southampton to Portsmouth, POR, with an average of 24 trips per day and 24 monthly trips. 2 bus carriers serve the route from Southampton to Portsmouth. Of the 28 trips there are 16 trips that are direct connections to Portsmouth.

Need more travel options? Train tickets from Southampton to Portsmouth, POR start at $9.46.

2 carriers offer Southampton to Portsmouth, POR bus trips

Megabus

Book Megabus from Southampton to Portsmouth from $7.88. There are 4 trips per day offered by Megabus from Southampton to Portsmouth and you can expect on average to pay $8.54 for a Megabus ticket to Portsmouth. In Southampton, Megabus departs to Portsmouth from Southampton Airport Parkway and one other station. In Portsmouth, Megabus arrives at The Hard Interchange,

An average trip on Megabus from Southampton to Portsmouth takes 0 hours and 54 minutes, while the fastest available Megabus trip will get you to Portsmouth in 0 hours and 45 minutes,

On weekends, Megabus offers 4 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $8.54 for a weekend trip to Portsmouth.

Avg. Time
0h 54m
Avg. Price
$8.54

National Express

Book National Express from Southampton to Portsmouth from $6.57. There are 24 trips per day offered by National Express from Southampton to Portsmouth and you can expect on average to pay $7.48 for a National Express ticket to Portsmouth. In Southampton, National Express departs to Portsmouth from University of Sampton - Bus Stop and one other station. In Portsmouth, National Express arrives at The Hard Interchange and 3 other stations.

An average trip on National Express from Southampton to Portsmouth takes 1 hours and 42 minutes, while the fastest available National Express trip will get you to Portsmouth in 0 hours and 45 minutes,

On weekends, National Express offers 24 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $7.48 for a weekend trip to Portsmouth.

Avg. Time
1h 42m
Avg. Price
$7.48

Plan your next adventure

There are 4 stations you could depart from, depending on the bus line you travel with. Most bus trips to Portsmouth will depart from these stations in Southampton:
  • University of Sampton - Bus Stop
  • 1 Town Quay
  • Queensway 14
  • Southampton Airport Parkway
Buses arrive in Portsmouth at 4 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Portsmouth for trips arriving from Southampton:
  • The Hard Interchange
  • Portsmouth University
  • Southsea
  • International Ferry Port drop off

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