Doncaster to Portsmouth by train

  • First train
    05:07
  • Last train
    22:48
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 1m
  • Distance
    303 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    70
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Doncaster to Portsmouth by train

Fast trains from Doncaster to Portsmouth take around 4 hours and 1 minute, covering a distance of approximately 303 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Doncaster and Portsmouth.

1. Are there direct trains from Doncaster to Portsmouth?

Journeys between Doncaster and Portsmouth usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 73 departures on the route from Doncaster to Portsmouth every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 68 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Doncaster to Portsmouth?

The Doncaster to Portsmouth train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 1 minute, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Doncaster to Portsmouth train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Portsmouth is usually scheduled to depart Doncaster around 05:07 and the last train is around 22:48. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Doncaster around 06:36, and the last at 21:58.

When to book Doncaster to Portsmouth train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Doncaster to Portsmouth by train.

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Which train companies operate between Doncaster and Portsmouth?

More than one train company operates on the route from Doncaster to Portsmouth, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First Hull Trains
  • Grand Central Railway
  • Great Western Railway
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • London Underground
  • South West Trains
  • South Western Railway
  • Southern

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Portsmouth to Doncaster by train

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