Portsmouth to Norwich by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    06:12
  • Last train
    23:19
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 18m

Travelling from Portsmouth to Norwich by train

Fast trains from Portsmouth to Norwich take around 4 hours and 18 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 262 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Portsmouth and Norwich.

Are there direct trains from Portsmouth to Norwich?

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

We usually find around 29 departures on the route from Portsmouth to Norwich every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 33 departures.

How long is the train journey from Portsmouth to Norwich?

The Portsmouth to Norwich train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 18 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Portsmouth to Norwich train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Norwich is usually scheduled to depart Portsmouth around 04:25 and the last train is around 23:19. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Portsmouth around 05:19, and the last at 22:48.

When to book Portsmouth to Norwich 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 Portsmouth to Norwich by train.

Which train companies operate between Portsmouth and Norwich?

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

  • Abellio Greater Anglia
  • Greater Anglia
  • 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.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and 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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