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Portsmouth to Bristol by train

The journey from Portsmouth to Bristol by train is 79.57 mi and takes 2 hr 32 min. There are 100 connections per day, with the first departure at 4:25 AM and the last at 9:51 PM. It is possible to travel from Portsmouth to Bristol by train for as little as $13.21 or as much as $173.74. The best price for this journey is $13.21.

Lowest Price$13.21
Journey Duration2 hr 32 min
Connection per Day100
Lowest Price$13.21
Highest Price$173.74
First Departure4:25 AM
Last Departure9:51 PM
Distance79.57 mi
DeparturePortsmouth
ArrivalBristol
CarriersSouthern, South Western RailwayMore

Portsmouth to Bristol Train Times

Departure date
Tuesday, Feb 27, 2024

Traveling from Portsmouth to Bristol with Virail

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

The prices for train tickets from Portsmouth to Bristol vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest train tickets from Portsmouth to Bristol will cost $13.21. The average train ticket price is approximately $50.08. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.
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The prices for train tickets from Portsmouth to Bristol vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. The average train ticket price is approximately $50.08. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

How much time will it take to go from Portsmouth to Bristol by train?

The distance between Portsmouth and Bristol is approximately 79.57 mi. In general, it will take you about 2 hr 32 min to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly. The journey between Portsmouth and Bristol by train usually takes 2 hr 32 min to cover a distance of 79.57 mi. The shortest journey from Portsmouth to Bristol will take you 2 hr 1 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Bristol quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

What are the stations on the Portsmouth to Bristol route?

You can depart from Portsmouth at stations such as . At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Bristol at the following stations: . Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in Portsmouth and Bristol. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many journeys from Portsmouth to Bristol take place each day?

You will be able to travel from Portsmouth to Bristol using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 100 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Portsmouth to Bristol using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 51 direct connections from Portsmouth to Bristol each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 49 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Portsmouth to Bristol. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Portsmouth to Bristol
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Portsmouth to Bristol.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Portsmouth to Bristol, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Portsmouth to Bristol.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Best time to book cheap train tickets from Portsmouth to Bristol

The cheapest Portsmouth - Bristol train tickets can be found for as low as $13.59 if you’re lucky, or $39.55 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $101.96.

Find the best day to travel to Bristol by train

When travelling to Bristol by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

South Western Railway (SWR) is a train operating company in the United Kingdom that operates passenger services in South West England and parts of Southern England. It was formed in 2017 as a result of the merger of South West Trains and the Island Line Trains. SWR operates services to major cities such as London, Bristol, Southampton, and Portsmouth, as well as smaller towns and villages in the region. The company operates a fleet of modern trains, including electric and diesel multiple units, and provides a range of ticketing options, including season tickets, advance purchase tickets, and flexible fares. SWR is owned by FirstGroup and MTR Corporation.

Services on board Southern, South Western Railway and Great Western Railway from Portsmouth to Bristol
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Portsmouth to Bristol CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
8.96kg
Bus
9.6kg
Flight
25.61kg
Car
20.49kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Portsmouth to Bristol by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Portsmouth and Bristol are 8.96kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Portsmouth and Bristol? By taking the train between Portsmouth and Bristol you will save 16.65kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.64kg compared to a bus and 11.53kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Portsmouth to Bristol?
A train ticket from Portsmouth to Bristol is $50.08. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $13.21.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Portsmouth to Bristol?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Portsmouth to Bristol is $13.21. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Portsmouth and Bristol by train?
Portsmouth to Bristol is 79.57 mi.
How long does the train between Portsmouth and Bristol take?
Portsmouth to Bristol is on average 2 hr 32 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 2 hr 1 min.
Which companies operate from Portsmouth to Bristol?
The train journey from Portsmouth to Bristol is covered by 3 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Southern, South Western Railway, CrossCountry and Great Western Railway.
How many train connections per day go from Portsmouth to Bristol?
Portsmouth to Bristol has 100 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Portsmouth to Bristol leave?
The earliest train from Portsmouth to Bristol departs at 4:25 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Portsmouth to Bristol depart?
The latest train from Portsmouth to Bristol departs at 9:51 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Portsmouth to Bristol in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $13.21 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
From which stations can I leave from Portsmouth to Bristol?
There are 3 station(s) that you can depart from Portsmouth to go to Bristol. You can go from Portsmouth International Port, Portsmouth Harbour and Portsmouth & Southsea and you can arrive at Bristol City Centre, Bristol Temple Meads, Bristol Airport and Bristol University of the West of England.
How many direct connections depart from Portsmouth to Bristol?
There are on average 51 direct connection(s) from Portsmouth to go to Bristol.
What's the fastest journey time between Portsmouth to Bristol by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Portsmouth and Bristol is 2 hr 1 min.
Is there a direct train from Portsmouth to Bristol?
Yes, there is a direct train between Portsmouth and Bristol.
What are the CO2 emissions for Portsmouth to Bristol by train?
The train journey from Portsmouth to Bristol creates 8.96kg of CO2 emissions.

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