Blackpool to Portsmouth by train

  • First train
    06:19
  • Last train
    22:45
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 11m
  • Distance
    359 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    38
  • Avg. journey time
    6hr 28m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Blackpool to Portsmouth by train

Fast trains from Blackpool to Portsmouth take around 5 hours and 11 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 359 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Blackpool and Portsmouth.

1. Are there direct trains from Blackpool to Portsmouth?

Journeys between Blackpool and Portsmouth usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 35 departures on the route from Blackpool 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 48 departures.

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

The Blackpool to Portsmouth train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 11 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Portsmouth is usually scheduled to depart Blackpool around 06:19 and the last train is around 20:40. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Blackpool around 06:03, and the last at 22:45.

When to book Blackpool 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 Blackpool to Portsmouth by train.

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Which train companies operate between Blackpool and Portsmouth?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • Great Western Railway
  • London Underground
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • South West Trains
  • South Western Railway
  • Southern
  • Virgin Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Portsmouth to Blackpool 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.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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