Taunton to Portsmouth by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:30
  • Last train
    22:18
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 24m

Travelling from Taunton to Portsmouth by train

Fast trains from Taunton to Portsmouth take around 2 hours and 24 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 145 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Taunton and Portsmouth.

Are there direct trains from Taunton to Portsmouth?

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

We usually find around 22 departures on the route from Taunton to Portsmouth 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 28 departures.

How long is the train journey from Taunton to Portsmouth?

The Taunton to Portsmouth train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 24 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Taunton to Portsmouth train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Portsmouth is usually scheduled to depart Taunton around 05:30 and the last train is around 22:16. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Taunton around 07:11, and the last at 22:18.

When to book Taunton 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 Taunton to Portsmouth by train.

Which train companies operate between Taunton and Portsmouth?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway

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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