Trains from Portsmouth to Oxford

Portsmouth to Oxford train information

Portsmouth Oxford train map

Train duration 2h43m
Arrival Oxford, England
Departure Portsmouth, England
Distance 66 Miles
Lowest train price from £48.50
Average train price £49.00

Search for your ticket on gopili to see the different companies for your train connecting Portsmouth (South East England) to Oxford (South East England). The services on board may change depending on the train operator.

The train is a fast and simple solution to travel to Oxford from Portsmouth. The average train duration between Portsmouth to Oxford is 2h43m to travel the 66 miles.

We found trains from £48.50 to travel in the next 180 days. Fares may change depending on the travel date as well as how much time in advance you book your ticket.

Best prices for Portsmouth to Oxford train tickets

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National Express£31



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Portsmouth - Oxford: the best time to book cheap trains

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Days before Departure

The Prices for train tickets Portsmouth to Oxford will increase if you don't book early. If we look at our data, if you book your seat 3 days in advance, tickets should be available from £17 whereas when buying your ticket on the day you're travelling, you will need to spend at least £32 for your journey. Thus, you can save 47% on the price of your ticket by purchasing your seat 3 days in advance rather than on the day you're travelling.

The results are based on the best fares found over the past 6 months when buying in advance versus at the last minute.

Best prices for Portsmouth to Oxford trains

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

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
& Southsea
£48.50 31/08/2022 10:04 4 months ago
& Southsea
£48.50 31/08/2022 11:04 4 months ago
& Southsea
£48.50 31/08/2022 10:24 4 months ago
& Southsea
£48.50 31/08/2022 09:04 4 months ago
& Southsea
£48.50 31/08/2022 11:24 4 months ago
& Southsea
£48.50 31/08/2022 09:24 4 months ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

Discount Portsmouth - Oxford train tickets

The easiest way to spend less on your Portsmouth Oxford train ticket is probably to buy a railcard. While regional railcards are available in some areas, National railcards enable you to spend less on most rail fares across the UK. Everyone is eligible to at least a certain railcard, even non-UK citizens. National railcards available: 16-25 railcard, Senior discount card, Two together railcard, Family and Friends discount card and Disabled persons railcard.

How much can I save with a railcard?

To understand the savings that you can make with a railcard, you need to calculate how many trips you need to make earnings. You will see that commonly only a few trips are needed.

For your calculation, you must include the railcard cost, for instance £30, the discount on each trip (i.e.: 34%) and the cost of your ticket. The average cost of a Portsmouth Oxford ticket is £48.50 (1).

Divide the railcard cost by the saving: £30/34%= £88. Now divide £88 by £48.50: £88/£48.50 = 1.81. It will take you on average 2 trips from Oxford to Portsmouth (one way journey) with your railcard to start saving money.

What is the cost of a railcard?

Railcards enable you to save 34% off most train fares for 12 months. A Disabled persons railcard costs £20 and the five other ones £30.

(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
Portsmouth to Oxford train £48.50 £32.33 £16.17 1.82

(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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