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There are 8 ways to get from Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) to Alton Towers Entrance by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly to Manchester, train, bus  •  4h 35m

  1. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Manchester (MAN) ABZ - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
  3. Take the bus from Stoke-on-Trent station to Alton Towers Entrance

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Night train  •  10h 44m

  1. Take the night train from Dyce to Crewe

£35 - £55

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Fly to Birmingham, train, bus  •  4h 51m

  1. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Birmingham (BHX) ABZ - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
  3. Take the bus from Derby, Railway Station to Alton Towers Entrance

£66 - £187

Train  •  8h 52m

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Haymarket
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Crewe

£151 - £286

Train via Manchester  •  9h 59m

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Haymarket
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent

£97 - £213

Train #2  •  10h 46m

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Derby

£125 - £197

Bus  •  14h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Union Square Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station G9 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow to Stoke-On-Trent National Express

£53 - £83

Drive  •  6h 38m

  1. Drive from Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) to Alton Towers Entrance 383.9 miles

£60 - £95

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The cheapest way to get from Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) to Alton Towers Entrance is to night train which costs £35 - £55 and takes 10h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) to Alton Towers Entrance is to fly and train and bus which costs £65 - £190 and takes 4h 51m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) to Alton Towers Entrance. However, there are services departing from Aberdeen Airport, Airport Terminal and arriving at Alton Towers Entrance via Union Square Bus Station, Glasgow and Hanley, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 1m.

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The distance between Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) and Alton Towers Entrance is 293 miles. The road distance is 383.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) to Alton Towers Entrance without a car is to train which takes 8h 52m and costs £150 - £290.

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It takes approximately 4h 35m to get from Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) to Alton Towers Entrance, including transfers.

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Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) to Alton Towers Entrance bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Union Square Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) to Alton Towers Entrance is to train which takes 8h 52m and costs £150 - £290. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £50 - £85 and takes 14h 1m.

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The quickest flight from Aberdeen Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) to Alton Towers Entrance bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Stoke-On-Trent station.

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Map of how to get from Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) to Alton Towers Entrance.
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  • Distance: 292.8 miles
  • Duration: 4h 35m

What companies run services between Aberdeen Airport (ABZ), Scotland and Alton Towers Entrance, England?

You can take a train from Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) to Alton Towers Entrance via Aberdeen, Haymarket, Crewe, and Blythe Bridge in around 8h 52m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) to Alton Towers Entrance via Union Square Bus Station, Glasgow, and Hanley, Bus Station in around 14h 1m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £200
Flights from Aberdeen to Manchester via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£55 - £200
Flights from Aberdeen to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £210
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Birmingham via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£110 - £460
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Aberdeen to Manchester via Kirkwall
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£40 - £280
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£19 - £35
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£13 - £19
Anytime Day Single
£19 - £35
Train from Haymarket to Crewe
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£100 - £170
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£65 - £100
Anytime Day Single
£100 - £170
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£26 - £40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£18 - £28
Anytime Single
£26 - £40
Off-Peak Single
£15 - £23
Train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£27 - £45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£19 - £29
Anytime Single
£27 - £45
Off-Peak Single
£17 - £25
Train from Aberdeen to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£45 - £75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£30 - £50
Anytime Single
£45 - £75
Off-Peak Single
£40 - £65
Train from Aberdeen to Derby
Ave. Duration
7h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£120 - £190
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£70 - £110
Anytime Single
£120 - £190
Off-Peak Single
£130 - £210
ScotRail
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£65 - £95
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£27 - £40
Off-Peak Day Single
£40 - £65
Anytime Day Single
£65 - £95
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Dyce to Crewe
Ave. Duration
7h 28m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
£35 - £55
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
£85 - £120
Sleeper Berth Solo
£152
Sleeper Seat
£35 - £55
Bus operators
First in The Potteries
Phone
0345 646 0707
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Stoke-on-Trent station to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
First in The Potteries
Notts & Derby
Phone
01332 204568
Email
ndtraffic@nottsderby.co.uk
Website
nottsderby.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Railway Station to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Notts & Derby
Scottish Citylink
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Aberdeen, Scotland to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£20 - £27
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National Express
Bus from Glasgow to Stoke-On-Trent
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£30 - £45
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National Express

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Yes, the driving distance between Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) to Alton Towers Entrance is 384 miles. It takes approximately 6h 38m to drive from Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) to Alton Towers Entrance.

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Loganair and Flybe offer flights from Aberdeen Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 539+ hotels available in Alton Towers Entrance. Prices start at £52 per night.

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