Oxford to Portsmouth by train

  • First train
    04:00
  • Last train
    00:27
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 22m
  • Distance
    107 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    23
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 37m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Oxford to Portsmouth by train

Fast trains from Oxford to Portsmouth take around 2 hours and 22 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 107 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Oxford and Portsmouth.

1. Are there direct trains from Oxford to Portsmouth?

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

We usually find around 43 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 41 departures.

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

The Oxford to Portsmouth train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 22 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Portsmouth is usually scheduled to depart Oxford around 05:17 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.

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.

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Which train companies operate between Oxford and Portsmouth?

More than one train company 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
  • 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 Oxford by train

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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.

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