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Peterborough to Portsmouth by train

  • First train
    04:19
  • Last train
    23:47
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 13m
  • Distance
    206 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    64
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 59m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Peterborough to Portsmouth by train

Fast trains from Peterborough to Portsmouth take around 3 hours and 13 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 206 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Peterborough and Portsmouth.

1. Are there direct trains from Peterborough to Portsmouth?

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

We usually find around 67 departures on the route from Peterborough 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 Peterborough to Portsmouth?

The Peterborough to Portsmouth train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 13 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Portsmouth is usually scheduled to depart Peterborough around 04:20 and the last train is around 23:47. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Peterborough around 04:19, and the last at 23:01.

When to book Peterborough 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 Peterborough to Portsmouth by train.

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Which train companies operate between Peterborough and Portsmouth?

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

  • East Coast
  • Great Northern
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • London Underground
  • South West Trains
  • South Western Railway
  • Southern
  • Thameslink
  • UK Rail Connections

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

Portsmouth to Peterborough by train

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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.