It's simple to reach Charles Dickens Birthplace Museum, in Portsmouth, by train. Simply hop on a train to Portsmouth & Southsea station and then it's just a short walk to the attraction. Charles Dickens Birthplace Museum is full of wonders for all to enjoy – you'll find it jam-packed with a fascinating historic collection and with so much to look at, it's suitable for all ages. For more information about opening times, visit Charles Dickens Birthplace Museum’s website.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays05:40 - 20:30
Saturday 05:40 - 20:30
Sunday 06:40 - 20:40
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelFull time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Lost PropertyAvailable
Shops noteHairdresser
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetAvailable
Station Buffet notes
Food outlet (Seating available)
ATM notes
Located on concourse
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer Service notes

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

Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Car parking spaces26
Carpark charges
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces76
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes

Concourse and car park

Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

There is level access to the low level platforms at Portsmouth and Southsea. There is lift access to the high level platforms (for services to Portsmouth and fast trains to Guildford and London Waterloo).

The lifts are available 24 hours 

Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterAvailable

Departures and arrivals from Portsmouth & Southsea

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Portsmouth & Southsea station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Southampton CentralSouth Western Railway07:461Late
to Portsmouth HarbourSouth Western Railway07:472On time
to London WaterlooSouth Western Railway07:501On time
to Portsmouth HarbourSouth Western Railway07:522Late
to London WaterlooSouth Western Railway07:581On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Portsmouth HarbourSouth Western Railway07:451Late
from London WaterlooSouth Western Railway07:472On time
from Portsmouth HarbourSouth Western Railway07:481On time
from LittlehamptonSouthern07:494On time
from EastleighSouth Western Railway07:522Late

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