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Trip Bristol Portsmouth

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


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How to get from Bristol to Portsmouth?

We are suggesting 9 routes by train, bus, carpooling to plan your trip Bristol 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 Bristol 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 Bristol and Portsmouth on a map as well as the route Bristol Portsmouth and the different connecting points (Portsmouth Coach Station, Southsea Coach Station, Fratton Railway Station, Portsmouth & Southsea Railway Station, Portsmouth Harbour Railway Station, ...) by clicking on the 'Details & Map' button.
  • Search for a hotel in Portsmouth

All modes of transport Bristol Portsmouth

For your trip from Bristol (England, United Kingdom) to Portsmouth (England, United Kingdom) with a distance of 80 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.
The train Bristol Portsmouth is a direct bound.
Trains of First Great Western to Portsmouth leave from Bristol Temple Meads railway station in Bristol. Arrival in Portsmouth will take place at Fratton station (0.9 mi from the city centre).
With Blablacar you will probably find drivers sharing a ride on the itinerary Bristol-Portsmouth.
You are lucky, there is a direct intercity bus line Bristol-Portsmouth that often turns out to be the most economical solution.
You will board a coach of National Express in Bristol. 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 Bristol bus station (0.3 mi from Bristol) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Portsmouth.

Which carriers to travel between Bristol and Portsmouth?

Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Bristol-Portsmouth (80.2 mi)
Railway companies
South West Trains provides a rail connection Bristol-Bath with the train from Bristol Temple Meads railway station (0.6 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Bath Spa at arrival (0.2 mi from centre)
CrossCountry transports passengers on a rail line from Bristol to Bath with the train which leaves Bristol Temple Meads station to arrive at Bath Spa railway station (England United Kingdom)
First Great Western operates the train journey Bristol-Portsmouth with the train from Bristol Temple Meads railway station (0.6 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Fratton at arrival (0.9 mi from centre)
Bus companies
The bus company National Express operates the intercity service from the bus station of Bristol in Bristol and to the one of Portsmouth (England United Kingdom)

Stop cities from Bristol or cities to visit near Portsmouth

When travelling from Portsmouth to Bristol by carpooling, bus, train, you might have to change at Bath located at 12 mi from Bristol and 69 mi away from Portsmouth, Fareham situated at 75 mi from Bristol and at approximately 6 mi from Portsmouth, Cosham located at 79 mi from Bristol and 2 mi away from Portsmouth (United Kingdom). If you have some time on your way to Portsmouth or back to Bristol, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
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