prices

how much does it cost?

  buy as:paper
ticket
smart-
card
1 day £4
visitorpass 10 £30 buy now

flexible use on any 10 days
anytime within 1 year

commuterpass 20 £50 buy now

flexible use on any 20 days
anytime within 6 months

commuterpass 50 £100 buy now

flexible use on any 50 days
anytime within 1 year

1 week £14buy now
4 week £55 buy now
1 year £600 buy now
 

buy from ticket machine

display top half of ticket clearly in your windscreen

show bottom half of ticket to bus driver

buy or top-up online or from smartcard machine in the park & ride building

touch smartcard on reader when you get on the bus

there is a one-off £2 charge for your re-usable smartcard

You pay per car, which can have up to 8 people travelling together.

1 week and 4 week tickets are valid from date of first use,
all other tickets are valid from date of purchase.

 

moving around?

You get unlimited use of the park & ride service for the day
and can travel between park & ride stops as much as you like.

 

Southsea add-on tickets

Use these tickets to continue your trip to Southsea from the city centre or The Hard.

Hovertravel Hoverbus £2 group return to Clarence Pier
Up to 8 people travelling together can get a combined park & ride and Hoverbus ticket for £6 on site, or show the park & ride ticket to the driver to get this offer on bus.

 fromdaytime frequency (all week)
Commercial Road
stop C

every 30 mins

The Hard/Gunwharf Quays
stop C

every 30 mins

click here to view the Hoverbus/Hovercraft timetables in full

 

First £2 adult return to Osborne Road (£1 child return)
More frequent buses to Southsea from the city centre and The Hard interchange are run by First. Show your park & ride ticket to the driver on any First bus to get a discounted return to Osborne Road or South Parade Pier.

  routefromdaytime frequency
Commercial Road
stop B or G
Mon - Sat

every 10 mins

Sunday

every 20 mins

Commercial Road
stop C
Mon - Sat

every 10 mins

Sunday

every 20 mins

The Hard interchange
stop H
Mon - Sat

every 10 mins

Sunday

every 20 mins

You can view full timetables for routes 1 and 7 on the First Portsmouth website.