There are 4 ways to get from Alton Towers Station to Barnsley by train, bus or car

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

East Midlands Trains operates a train from Alton Towers Station to Barnsley every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $19 - $27 and the journey takes 30 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Alton Towers Station to Barnsley once daily. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 1 h 45 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Sheffield
Avg. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $13
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Single
$25 - $40
Bus operators
Notts & Derby
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Alton Towers Entrance to Ashbourne, Bus Station
Avg. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Yourbus
Website
catchyourbus.co.uk
Bus from Ashbourne, Bus Station to Matlock, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Avg. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
catchyourbus.co.uk
Stagecoach Chesterfield
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Matlock, Bakewell Road to Sheffield Centre, Moorhead ES2 (O/S The Plug Night Club)
Avg. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Matlock, Bakewell Road to Sheffield Centre, Moorhead ES2 (O/S The Plug Night Club)
Avg. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sheffield Centre, Moor Market ES3 to Barnsley Town Centre, Barnsley Interchange
Avg. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
TM Travel
Website
tmtravel.co.uk
Bus from Matlock, Bakewell Road to Sheffield Centre, Moorhead ES1
Avg. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
tmtravel.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Alton Towers Station to Barnsley?

The distance between Alton Towers Station and Barnsley is 69 km. The road distance is 127 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Alton Towers Station to Barnsley?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Alton Towers Station to Barnsley?

The quickest way to get from Alton Towers Station to Barnsley is to drive which takes 1 h 24 min and costs £15.

Is there a direct bus between Alton Towers Station and Barnsley?

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.

How long does it take to get from Alton Towers Station to Barnsley?

It takes approximately 2 h 49 min to get from Alton Towers Station to Barnsley, including transfers.