Portsmouth to Bristol by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Portsmouth to Bristol by train
Fast trains from Portsmouth to Bristol take around 2 hours and 16 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 130 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Portsmouth and Bristol.
1. Are there direct trains from Portsmouth to Bristol?
Direct trains from Portsmouth to Bristol have been found.
We usually find around 18 direct trains on the route from Portsmouth to Bristol every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 22 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Portsmouth to Bristol?
The Portsmouth to Bristol train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 16 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Portsmouth to Bristol train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Bristol is usually scheduled to depart Portsmouth around 06:00 and the last train is around 20:31.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Portsmouth to Bristol train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Portsmouth to Bristol are $13.72.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $26 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $28. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Portsmouth to Bristol 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 Bristol by train.
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Which train companies operate between Portsmouth and Bristol?
More than one train company operates on the route from Portsmouth to Bristol, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- 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.
Bristol to Portsmouth by train