Travel to UTC Portsmouth

Just off the M27/A27/A3 intersection, UTC Portsmouth is easily accessible. We are just 10 minutes walk from Cosham or Hilsea train station and have a number of bus routes that stop right outside the college.

Good onward links from the ferry and hovercraft terminals also make UTC Portsmouth an attractive option for students from the Isle of Wight and Gosport.

We have secure, covered cycle parking for students available on site as well as specific parking zones for mopeds and motorbikes.

For information, advice and to plan your journey contact Traveline on 0871 200 2233 or visit

Proof of study for Sixth Form students can be provided via the Reception.

new travel discount available for sixth form students with First Bus  


How does it work?

  1. Download the First Bus App to your phone.

  2. Choose the area where you are travelling.

  3. Choose the mTicket that suits you (select from ‘Student mTickets’>PC/UTC Student)

  4. Set up an account and pay by credit or debit card or Pingit.

  5. Activate your ticket before you get on the First Bus Portsmouth service.

  6. Show the driver the ticket on your phone!

Here are the mTicket prices from September 2019:


new rail discount for 16 and 17 year olds

The Department of Transport announced the launch of a new Railcard for 2019 that will benefit 16 and 17 year olds. This Railcard offer a 50% discount on rail travel and will be available from September this year.

More information is expected this Summer.