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Travelling by train to the Portsmouth Historic Dockyard is super-simple. The nearest railway station to the Portsmouth Historic Dockyard is Portsmouth Harbour, which is served by South Western Railway and Southern services throughout the day. It's 4 minutes to the Portsmouth Historic Dockyard on foot. Simply exit the station and walk north up Main Road.

The Portsmouth Historic Dockyard is full of wonders for all to enjoy. You'll find it jam-packed with a fascinating historic collection and intriguing displays, suitable for all ages.

Visit the Portsmouth Historic Dockyard website for opening information.

Whilst the current government advice is to only travel if your journey is essential, we will update this page as the situation changes. We will always provide official information on how to visit this attraction safely and responsibly by train.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays05:50 - 19:00
Saturday 06:30 - 19:00
Sunday 08:00 - 19:00
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelFull time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Lost PropertyAvailable
Lost Property phone number020 7401 7861
ShopsUnavailable
PostboxUnavailable
TelephonesAvailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetAvailable
ATMUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
ToiletsAvailable
ShowersUnavailable
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFiUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer Service notes

Please contact South West Trains Customer Service Centre on 0345 6000 650

Customer help pointsAvailable
CCTVAvailable
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces94
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes

Platform 1 and outside booking hall

Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

Portsmouth Harbour is accessible to wheelchair users. There is level access to all platforms.

Access to the Isle of Wight ferry is via a steep ramp.

Ramps for train accessAvailable
WheelchairsAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable

Departures and arrivals from Portsmouth Harbour

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Portsmouth Harbour station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to London WaterlooSouth Western Railway05:493On time
to Cardiff CentralGreat Western Railway06:011On time
to London VictoriaSouthern06:113On time
to London WaterlooSouth Western Railway06:154On time
to London WaterlooSouth Western Railway06:195On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Gosport FerryOther Operator05:49Scheduled
from Gosport FerryOther Operator06:04Scheduled
from BarnhamSouthern06:053On time
from Gosport FerryOther Operator06:19Scheduled
from BarnhamSouthern06:253On time
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