Trains from Bristol to Portsmouth

Bristol to Portsmouth train information

Bristol Portsmouth train map

Train duration 2h29m
Arrival Portsmouth, England
Departure Bristol, England
Distance 79 Miles
Train operators Great Western Railway
Lowest train price from £11.00
Average train price £18.00

Which train company can I use?

There are several rail providers across the UK & Europe but the services between Bristol in England to Portsmouth in England are operated by Great Western Railway.

How far is it by train?

On average, it takes approximately 2h29m by train covering a distance of 79 miles to get to Portsmouth from Bristol. The duration may change depending if the train is direct or if you need to make a change.

How much does it costs?

The cheapest fare we've found to travel in the next month is £11.00 one way.

Best prices for Bristol to Portsmouth train tickets

from £11.00 MORE 2h29m
Other modes of transport available
Coach
from £9.00 MORE 6h09m

Bristol - Portsmouth prices calendar

Find the cheapest tickets to travel from Bristol to Portsmouth by train, bus, ride sharing and plane.

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Ticket prices and availability have been recorded in the last 72 hours from the data provided by our partners.

Bristol - Portsmouth: the best time to book cheap trains

Cost of the train when booking in advance or at the last minute

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Days before Departure

The table above is based on the best prices found over the last six months depending on how much time in advance the train is bought. Buying your train from Bristol to Portsmouth in advance should enable you to spend less for your trip.

We found tickets available from £13 when booking your ticket 1 month in advance which is 70% cheaper than the best ticket we found when buying your ticket 3 days in advance.

Best prices for Bristol to Portsmouth trains

We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between Bristol and Portsmouth by train and find the best prices for the coming days. Take a look at the prices of train tickets Portsmouth to Bristol and find the best deal for your outbound journey.

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Bristol
Temple Meads
Portsmouth
and Southsea
£11.00 31/12/2019 12:22 Great Western Railway 19 days ago
Bristol
Temple Meads
Portsmouth
and Southsea
£11.00 31/12/2019 11:22 Great Western Railway 19 days ago
Bristol
Temple Meads
Portsmouth
and Southsea
£11.00 31/12/2019 07:24 Great Western Railway 19 days ago
Bristol
Temple Meads
Portsmouth
and Southsea
£11.00 31/12/2019 13:22 Great Western Railway 19 days ago
Bristol
Temple Meads
Portsmouth
and Southsea
£11.00 31/12/2019 19:23 Great Western Railway 19 days ago
Bristol
Temple Meads
Portsmouth
and Southsea
£11.00 31/12/2019 12:22 Great Western Railway 19 days ago
Bristol
Temple Meads
Portsmouth
and Southsea
£11.00 31/12/2019 20:24 Great Western Railway 19 days ago
Bristol
Temple Meads
Portsmouth
and Southsea
£11.00 31/12/2019 10:23 Great Western Railway 19 days ago
Bristol
Temple Meads
Portsmouth
and Southsea
£12.50 24/12/2019 19:23 Great Western Railway 9 days ago
Bristol
Temple Meads
Portsmouth
and Southsea
£12.50 24/12/2019 20:24 Great Western Railway 9 days ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

Discount Bristol - Portsmouth train tickets

Looking to travel for less? Many railcards and discounts are available to spend less for your Bristol Portsmouth train ticket and save even more money on your tickets: special train fares for children, railcards for all ages, group travel, or charity discount. There are different types of railcards available: 16-25 railcard, Two together railcard, Family and Friends Railcard, Senior railcard, Disabled persons railcard.

Why should I buy a railcard?

To understand the savings that you can make with a railcard, you need to estimate the number of journeys you need to make earnings. You will see that commonly only a few trips are needed.

For your calculation, you must include the cost of your railcard, i.e £30, the discount on each journey (i.e.: 34%) as well as the cost of your ticket. The average cost of a Bristol Portsmouth ticket is £17.75 (1).

Divide the cost of your railcard by the discount: £30/34%= £88. Then divide £88 by £17.75: £88/£17.75 = 4.96. You will need to make on average 5 trips from Portsmouth to Bristol (one way trip) with your railcard to start saving money.

How much does a railcard cost?

All railcards cost £30 except the Disabled persons railcard for which you will pay £20. Railcards give you 34% off most rail fares, thus you will save 1/3 on most train fares.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 6 months for one way journey

Train Journey Average price without railcard(1) With a railcard 34% off(2) Saving based on a one-way trip Number of return trips to pay off the cost
Bristol to Portsmouth train £17.75 £11.83 £5.92 4.97

(1)Average price observed over the last 6 months for one way

(2)Price calculated with an average reduction of 34% on train tickets fare

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