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Liverpool to Portsmouth

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  1. on time
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 9
    11:47
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 9
    14:03
    London Euston
    14:03
    London Euston
    15:00
    London Waterloo
    15:00
    London Waterloo
    Platform 16 estimated
    16:29
    Portsmouth And Southsea
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Portsmouth And Southsea
    Platform 2 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  2. on time
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 9
    12:47
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 9
    15:03
    London Euston
    15:03
    London Euston
    16:00
    London Waterloo
    16:00
    London Waterloo
    Platform 17 estimated
    17:29
    Portsmouth And Southsea
    Platform 2 estimated
    Portsmouth And Southsea
    Platform 2 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  3. on time
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 10
    13:05
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 10
    13:46
    Crewe
    Platform 5 estimated
    13:56
    Crewe
    Platform 6 estimated
    15:37
    London Euston
    15:37
    London Euston
    16:30
    London Waterloo
    16:30
    London Waterloo
    Platform 8 estimated
    18:03
    Portsmouth And Southsea
    Platform 2 estimated
    Portsmouth And Southsea
    Platform 2 estimated
    3 changes
    Off Peak
  4. on time
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 9 estimated
    13:47
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 9 estimated
    16:03
    London Euston
    16:03
    London Euston
    17:00
    London Waterloo
    17:00
    London Waterloo
    Platform 14 estimated
    18:31
    Portsmouth And Southsea
    Platform 2 estimated
    Portsmouth And Southsea
    Platform 2 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  5. on time
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 9 estimated
    14:47
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 9 estimated
    16:59
    London Euston
    16:59
    London Euston
    18:00
    London Waterloo
    18:00
    London Waterloo
    Platform 9 estimated
    19:30
    Portsmouth And Southsea
    Platform 2 estimated
    Portsmouth And Southsea
    Platform 2 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  6. on time
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 9 estimated
    20:48
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 9 estimated
    23:44
    London Euston
    23:44
    London Euston
    00:31
    Vauxhall
    00:31
    Vauxhall
    01:21
    Guildford
    Platform 3 estimated
    05:09
    Guildford
    Platform 5 estimated
    06:16
    Portsmouth And Southsea
    Platform 2 estimated
    Portsmouth And Southsea
    Platform 2 estimated
    3 changes
    Off Peak
  7. on time
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 9 estimated
    20:48
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 9 estimated
    23:44
    London Euston
    23:44
    London Euston
    05:00
    London Waterloo
    05:00
    London Waterloo
    Platform 16 estimated
    07:16
    Portsmouth And Southsea
    Platform 2 estimated
    Portsmouth And Southsea
    Platform 2 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  8. on time
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 6 estimated
    21:34
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 6 estimated
    23:15
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 3A estimated
    23:15
    Birmingham New Street
    05:15
    Birmingham Moor Street
    05:15
    Birmingham Moor Street
    Platform 3 estimated
    05:58
    Banbury
    Platform 3 estimated
    06:04
    Banbury
    Platform 4 estimated
    06:35
    Oxford
    Platform 3 estimated
    06:48
    Oxford
    Platform 3 estimated
    07:09
    Reading
    Platform 10 estimated
    07:16
    Reading
    Platform 2 estimated
    07:47
    Basingstoke
    Platform 5 estimated
    08:00
    Basingstoke
    Platform 1 estimated
    09:12
    Portsmouth And Southsea
    Platform 2 estimated
    Portsmouth And Southsea
    Platform 2 estimated
    6 changes
    Peak

Journey information from Liverpool to Portsmouth

  • Train Fares from: £40.60
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: 2 to 5
  • How long does it take to travel from Liverpool to Portsmouth by train?

    The average journey time between Liverpool and Portsmouth is . On an average weekday, there are 24 trains travelling from Liverpool to Portsmouth. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from Liverpool to Portsmouth by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from Liverpool to Portsmouth cost?

    Train tickets from Liverpool to Portsmouth can start from as little as £40.60 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

  • Are there direct trains from Liverpool to Portsmouth?

    No, it is not possible to travel from Liverpool to Portsmouth without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Liverpool to Portsmouth.

    No direct trains possible
  • What is the distance between Liverpool and Portsmouth?

    The distance between Liverpool and Portsmouth is 196 miles.

    Distance: 196 miles
  • What time is the first train from Liverpool to Portsmouth?

    The first train from Liverpool to Portsmouth departs at .

    What time is the last train from Liverpool to Portsmouth?

    The last train from Liverpool to Portsmouth departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

Liverpool to Portsmouth timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Liverpool to Portsmouth for Wednesday 29th Jan 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
11:4716:294h 42m, 2 changes
12:4717:294h 42m, 2 changes
13:0518:034h 58m, 3 changes
13:4718:314h 44m, 2 changes
14:4719:304h 43m, 2 changes
20:4806:169h 28m, 3 changes
20:4807:1610h 28m, 2 changes
21:3409:1211h 38m, 6 changes

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Portsmouth to Liverpool.

How to find cheap train tickets from Liverpool to Portsmouth

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**Average savings on Advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.
Advance adult single fare. Excludes booking fee. Prices seen by Trainline customers in the last 30 days. Availability limited.