Portsmouth to Peterborough by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    04:25
  • Last train
    23:19
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 21m

Travelling from Portsmouth to Peterborough by train

Fast trains from Portsmouth to Peterborough take around 3 hours and 21 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 206 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Portsmouth and Peterborough.

Are there direct trains from Portsmouth to Peterborough?

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

We usually find around 45 departures on the route from Portsmouth to Peterborough 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 46 departures.

How long is the train journey from Portsmouth to Peterborough?

The Portsmouth to Peterborough train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 21 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Portsmouth to Peterborough train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Peterborough 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 04:55, and the last at 22:48.

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

When to book Portsmouth to Peterborough 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 Peterborough by train.

Which train companies operate between Portsmouth and Peterborough?

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

  • East Coast
  • Great Northern
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • London Underground
  • South West Trains
  • Southern
  • Thameslink

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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