The Hard Interchange is a bus and coach station owned and operated by Portsmouth City Council.

Linking with Portsmouth Harbour Rail Station, the Gosport Ferry and the Isle of Wight, there are currently around 850 local bus departures and 70 scheduled intercity coach departures per day.

The Hard Interchange is the closest stop for many of Portsmouth's attractions, including Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard and Southsea.

Information on bus & coach tickets and routes can be found by contacting the relevant bus or coach operator:

Information for coach drivers

The regenerated interchange no longer offers coach parking. Private domestic and international coaches wishing to drop off and pick up at The Hard may use stops O & P along Queen Street. Coach parking is available along St George's Road, Museum Road and at the D-Day Story.

Contact us

If you have any queries, please email thehard@portsmouthcc.gov.uk

View of the Historic Dockyard from the Hard Interchange. Photo credits to Daniel Hopkinson / AHR