Isle of Portland travel guide

Isle of Portland Tourism | Isle of Portland Guide

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With a population of 12,710, Isle of Portland is a must-see destination in England, United Kingdom.

When to visit Isle of Portland

Isle of Portland in November
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Isle of Portland in November
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Isle of Portland


Although Isle of Portland doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Southampton Airport (SOU), which is located 88 km from Isle of Portland.


AccesRail is the most popular train carrier serving Isle of Portland, followed by South Western Railway. The train journey from Isle of Portland to London takes 1h 53m and costs around $140 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Bristol, expect to pay about $228 for a 6h 05m trip.


Another option to get to Isle of Portland is to pick up a car hire from London, which is about 192 km from Isle of Portland. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and Hertz, among others, in London.


Several bus lines operate bus routes to Isle of Portland, including National Express, Megabus and FlixBus. From London, the bus ride to Isle of Portland takes 185 km and will cost you around $63. From Birmingham, the ticket costs about $41 for a journey of 571 km.

Airports near Isle of Portland

Airlines serving Isle of Portland

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British Airways
Good (2,068 reviews)
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Air France
Good (620 reviews)
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Etihad Airways
Good (445 reviews)
Ethiopian Air
Good (221 reviews)
ITA Airways
Good (295 reviews)
Aer Lingus
Good (556 reviews)
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Aegean Airlines
Excellent (258 reviews)
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Virgin Atlantic
Good (419 reviews)
Kenya Airways
Good (61 reviews)
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Where to stay in popular areas of Isle of Portland

Most booked hotels in Isle of Portland

Alexandra Hotel
Excellent (8.5, Excellent reviews)
Weatherbury Hotel
Excellent (8.6, Excellent reviews)
Best Western Weymouth Hotel Rembrandt
Good (7.6, Good reviews)
The Jubilee Hotel
Good (6.9, Good reviews)
Riviera Hotel
Okay (4.3, Okay reviews)

Hiring a car in Isle of Portland

Expect to pay $2.94 per litre in Isle of Portland (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $35.26 and $47.02.