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Portsmouth & Southsea

Portsmouth Harbour

A city by the sea with all you would expect from a city and the added bonuses of places to enjoy the views over to the IOW.

Southsea emerged as a popular tourist destination during the Victorian era – The area is steeped in naval history with plenty of places to find out more

Portsmouth Harbour station- Gateway to visiting IOW as a foot passenger or to take your bike either on the fast cat which you jump on within the station or the hovercraft just a short walk along the seafront

Shopper paradise for all budgets and tastes

Gunwharf Quays is home to over 90 premium outlets

Portsmouth City Centre  – all the high street favourites
Southsea for smaller independents shops as well as high street shops, charity shops and more

Diary of events and festivals include Victorious and The annual Kite Festival on Southsea Common

Immerse yourself in Portsmouth’s rich history – Portsmouth has been the home of the Royal Navy for centuries and has plenty of stories to share with visitors. Key highlights include a visit to the Historic Dockyard and The Mary Rose where the naval heritage goes back centuries.

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Station Ticket Office Hours

Monday to Friday – 05:40 to 20:30
Saturday – 05:40 to 20:30
Sunday – 06:40 to 20:40

Train Station Information

Car Parking: 26 spaces
Cycle Parking: 114 spaces
Toilets: Yes
Refreshments: Yes
Taxis Rank: Yes

Useful Numbers

Customer Services: 0345 6000 650

Travel Assistance: 0800 52 82 100

For train times text PORTSMOUTH & SOUTHSEA to 84950