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Hull to Portsmouth by train

  • First train
    05:20
  • Last train
    22:48
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 56m
  • Distance
    332 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    35
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 49m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Hull to Portsmouth by train

Fast trains from Hull to Portsmouth take around 4 hours and 56 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 332 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Hull and Portsmouth.

1. Are there direct trains from Hull to Portsmouth?

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

We usually find around 33 departures on the route from Hull to Portsmouth every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 38 departures.

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

The Hull to Portsmouth train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 56 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Portsmouth is usually scheduled to depart Hull around 05:20 and the last train is around 22:48. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Hull around 06:17, and the last at 22:18.

When to book Hull 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 Hull to Portsmouth by train.

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Which train companies operate between Hull and Portsmouth?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • First Hull Trains
  • Grand Central
  • Grand Central Railway
  • Great Western Railway
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • London Underground
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • South West Trains
  • South Western Railway
  • Southern
  • Thameslink
  • TransPennine Express
  • UK Rail Connections

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

Portsmouth to Hull 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.