Oxford to Portsmouth by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    04:00
  • Last train
    00:27
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 24m

Travelling from Oxford to Portsmouth by train

The fastest trains from Oxford to Portsmouth take around 2 hours and 24 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 107 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Oxford and Portsmouth.

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

We usually find around 33 departures on the route from Oxford 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 29 departures. The duration is normally about 2 hours and 24 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest train to Portsmouth is usually scheduled to depart Oxford around 06:30 and the last train is around 00:27. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Oxford around 04:00, and the last at 00:27.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Oxford 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 Oxford to Portsmouth by train.

Which trains operate between Oxford and Portsmouth?

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

  • Chiltern Railways
  • CrossCountry
  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway
  • London Underground
  • South West Trains
  • Southern

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

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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