Shanklin to Portsmouth by train

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Travelling from Shanklin to Portsmouth by train

Fast trains from Shanklin to Portsmouth take around 51 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 20 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Shanklin and Portsmouth.

1. Are there direct trains from Shanklin to Portsmouth?

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

We usually find around 24 departures on the route from Shanklin to Portsmouth every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

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

The Shanklin to Portsmouth train travel time is normally about 51 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Portsmouth is usually scheduled to depart Shanklin around 06:18 and the last train is around 22:38. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Shanklin 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 Shanklin to Portsmouth by train.

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Which train companies operate between Shanklin and Portsmouth?

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

  • Island Line
  • Island Line Trains
  • South West Trains
  • South 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 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.