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Trip Birmingham Portsmouth

Plan your trip by train, bus, carpooling from Birmingham to Portsmouth


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How to get from Birmingham to Portsmouth?

We are suggesting 7 routes by train, bus, carpooling to plan your trip Birmingham Portsmouth. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
  • Sort results depending on the mode of transportation (train, bus, carpooling).
  • Get prices, times and duration for the journey Birmingham Portsmouth by clicking on the 'Check prices' button and after entering your dates of departure and the number of passengers. Note that we are trying to get as many prices as we can from different online travel agencies, but sometimes it may not be possible.
  • Locate cities of Birmingham and Portsmouth on a map as well as the route Birmingham Portsmouth and the different connecting points (Fratton Railway Station, Portsmouth & Southsea Railway Station, Portsmouth Harbour Railway Station, Portsmouth Coach Station, Southsea Coach Station, ...) by clicking on the 'Details & Map' button.
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All modes of transport Birmingham Portsmouth

For your trip from Birmingham (England, United Kingdom) to Portsmouth (England, United Kingdom) with a distance of 121 mi you will be able to take 3 modes of transport, eventually by combining carpooling, bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
You are lucky, there is a direct intercity bus line Birmingham-Portsmouth that often turns out to be the most economical solution.
You will board a coach of National Express or MegaBus in Birmingham. The bus will drop you off at Portsmouth bus station (1.8 mi from Portsmouth, United Kingdom). Please make sure to show up on time at Birmingham bus station (0.5 mi from Birmingham) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Portsmouth.
With Blablacar you will probably find drivers sharing a ride on the itinerary Birmingham-Portsmouth.
It is not possible to travel directly by train from Birmingham to Portsmouth without changing trains but some trains run on lines Birmingham-Basingstoke and Basingstoke-Portsmouth allowing you to make the entire trip only by rail.
Trains of CrossCountry to Basingstoke leave from Birmingham New Street railway station in Birmingham. Arrival in Basingstoke will take place at Basingstoke station (0.4 mi from the city centre). Correspondence or change is required in Basingstoke where the train operated by South West Trains leave for Portsmouth.

Which carriers to travel between Birmingham and Portsmouth?

Railway companies
CrossCountry provides a rail connection Birmingham-Basingstoke with the train from Birmingham New Street railway station (0.4 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Basingstoke at arrival (0.4 mi from centre)
First Great Western transports passengers on a rail line from Southampton to Portsmouth with the train which leaves Southampton Central station to arrive at Fratton railway station (England United Kingdom)
South West Trains operates the train journey Basingstoke-Portsmouth with the train from Basingstoke railway station (0.4 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Fratton at arrival (0.9 mi from centre)
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Birmingham-Portsmouth (121.2 mi)
Bus companies
The bus company National Express operates the intercity service from the bus station of Birmingham in Birmingham and to the one of Portsmouth (England United Kingdom)
MegaBus is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line between the city of Birmingham (serving Birmingham bus station at 0.5 mi from centre) and the city of Portsmouth where the coach will drop you off at Portsmouth station situated at about 1.8 mi from Portsmouth city centre.

Stop cities from Birmingham or cities to visit near Portsmouth

When travelling from Portsmouth to Birmingham by carpooling, bus, train, you might have to change at Basingstoke located at 91 mi from Birmingham and 32 mi away from Portsmouth, Southampton situated at 111 mi from Birmingham and at approximately 16 mi from Portsmouth, Winchester located at 102 mi from Birmingham and 21 mi away from Portsmouth (United Kingdom). If you have some time on your way to Portsmouth or back to Birmingham, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
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