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Spinnaker Tower, Portsmouth Harbour

London to Portsmouth

From £5 one-way*

Duration: 1 hr 55 mins (fastest)
Departures: up to 6 services per day

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Children under 14 years of age are not permitted to travel without being accompanied throughout the journey by a responsible person aged 16 years or over.
Children aged 14 - 15 years old may travel unaccompanied, as from 5am, arriving at their booked destination no later than 10pm. Unaccompanied children will be asked for proof of age or a signed letter of permission from their parent/guardian. (sms or chat based messages are not permissible)

One infant aged 0-2 travels free when accompanied by an adult with a valid ticket. Additional infants aged 0-2 must be paid for. If you are travelling with more than 1 infant aged 0-2, please book the additional infant as 'Children (3-15).

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Coach from London to Portsmouth in 1 hr 55 misns (fastest journey)

Our coaches travel from London Victoria Coach Station to Portsmouth up to 6 times per day, and our fastest journey time is 1 hr 55 mins (approx). Services from London to Portsmouth run from as early as 8.30am, and our last coach of the day leaves for Portsmouth at 8.30pm, arriving in Portsmouth at 10.30pm (approx).

With regular, reliable services, and travel from just £5 one-way*, you can travel with confidence once again.

Please note: We are currently running a reduced network, with plans to add to it regularly as demand grows. Because of this, the information on this page may differ depending on your travel dates and any regional restrictions.

For the most up to date information on active services and more, please visit our Route Map page or our timetables page.

London to Portsmouth services & stops

Full stops along this route include: London (Victoria Coach Station), Wandsworth, Farnborough, Aldershot, Farnham, Guildford-Park Barn, Bordon, Petersfield, Hindhead, Horndean, Cowplain, Waterlooville, Purbrook, Widley, Cosham, Hilsea, Portsmouth Port, Portsmouth Rudmore Roundabout, Portsmouth Hard Interchange, Portsmouth University.

Departing from London Victoria Coach Station

London Victoria Coach Station is easy to reach via public transport; the station is just 300 metres from the tube network, and is served by the Victoria Line, the District Line and the Circle Line.

A bus stop is based outside the station, and there is a taxi rank outside the coach station on Eccleston Place.

Take a look at our London Victoria Coach Station facilities.

Arriving in Portsmouth

Coaches stop at several other stops in Portsmouth, including: Portsmouth Port, Rudmore Roundabout Bus Stop, and Portsmouth University.

For travel beyond the city, The Hard Interchange is served by many local buses and is also home to Portsmouth Harbour Railway Station.

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London to Portsmouth route stops include:
  • London Victoria Coach Station
  • Aldershot
  • Guildford
  • Horndean
  • Waterlooville
  • Widley
  • Portsmouth (Hard Interchange)

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