There are 5 ways to get from Alton Towers Station to Barnsley by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Uttoxeter to Derby
  2. Take the train from Derby to Sheffield
  3. Take the train from Sheffield to Barnsley

$71 - $127

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Alton Towers Entrance to Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) X52
  2. Take the bus from Derby to Barnsley National Express

$13 - $18

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Alton Towers Entrance to Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) X52
  2. Take the train from Derby to Sheffield

$28 - $69

Line 110 bus, bus, line 2 bus  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the line 110 bus from Ashbourne, Church Street (Station Road) to Matlock, Interchange 110 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Matlock, Bakewell Road to Sheffield Centre, Moor Market ES3 X17 / ...
  3. Take the line 2 bus from Sheffield Centre, Moor Market ES3 to Barnsley Town Centre, West Way (Alhambra Roundabout) X17 / ...

$26 - $27

Drive  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Alton Towers Station to Barnsley 79.2 miles

$17 - $25

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The cheapest way to get from Alton Towers Station to Barnsley is to bus which costs £9 - £14 and takes 4 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Alton Towers Station to Barnsley is to drive which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Alton Towers Station to Barnsley. However, there are services departing from Alton Towers Entrance and arriving at Barnsley via Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) and Derby. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 13 min.

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The distance between Alton Towers Station and Barnsley is 43 miles. The road distance is 79.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Alton Towers Station to Barnsley without a car is to train which takes 2 h 6 min and costs £50 - £100.

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It takes approximately 2 h 6 min to get from Alton Towers Station to Barnsley, including transfers.

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Alton Towers Station to Barnsley bus services, operated by Notts & Derby, depart from Alton Towers Entrance station.

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The best way to get from Alton Towers Station to Barnsley is to train which takes 2 h 6 min and costs £50 - £100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £9 - £14 and takes 4 h 13 min.

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Alton Towers Station to Barnsley bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Barnsley station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alton Towers Station to Barnsley is 79 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to drive from Alton Towers Station to Barnsley.

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  • Distance: 43.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 6 min

What companies run services between Alton Towers Station, England and Barnsley, England?

You can take a train from Alton Towers Station to Barnsley via Uttoxeter, Derby, and Sheffield in around 2 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Alton Towers Station to Barnsley via Alton Towers Entrance, Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station), Derby, Morledge (Bus Station), and Derby in around 4 h 13 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Uttoxeter to Derby
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $7
Off-Peak Single
$8 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Single
$12 - $19
Train from Derby to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $25
Anytime Single
$24 - $35
Bus operators
Notts & Derby
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Alton Towers Entrance to Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
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 Derby to Barnsley
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Yourbus
Website
catchyourbus.co.uk
Bus from Ashbourne, Church Street (Station Road) to Matlock, Interchange
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
catchyourbus.co.uk
Stagecoach Chesterfield
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Matlock, Bakewell Road to Sheffield Centre, Moor Market ES3
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Yorkshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Matlock, Bakewell Road to Sheffield Centre, Moor Market ES3
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sheffield Centre, Moor Market ES3 to Barnsley Town Centre, West Way (Alhambra Roundabout)
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
TM Travel
Website
tmtravel.co.uk
Bus from Matlock, Bakewell Road to Sheffield Centre, Moorhead ES1
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
tmtravel.co.uk

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