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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 59 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

$62 - $127

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Alton Towers Entrance to Derby, Bus Station X52
  2. Take the bus from Derby to Barnsley National Express

$17 - $21

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 h 47 min

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

$24 - $73

Line 110 bus, bus, line 2 bus  •  5 h 4 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, Moorhead ES2 (Outside Plug) X17 / ...
  3. Take the line 2 bus from Sheffield Centre, Moor Market ES3 to Barnsley Town Centre, West Way (Alhambra Roundabout) 2

$20 - $27

Drive  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Alton Towers Station to Barnsley 79.2 miles

$17 - $25

Questions & Answers

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

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

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It takes approximately 1 h 59 min to get from Alton Towers Station to Barnsley, including transfers.

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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. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 3 min.

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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 1 h 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Alton Towers Station to Barnsley via Alton Towers Entrance, Derby, Bus Station, and Derby in around 4 h 3 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
Merseyrail Electrics
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from Uttoxeter to Derby
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Derby to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Bus operators
Coastal Liner UK
Phone
01902 633064
Email
info@coastallinerltd.co.uk
Website
coastallinerltd.co.uk
Bus from Alton Towers Entrance to Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
Coastal Liner UK
Bus from Alton Towers Entrance to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
Coastal Liner UK
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, Moorhead ES2 (Outside Plug)
Ave. 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 (Outside Plug)
Ave. 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, West Way (Alhambra Roundabout)
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
TM Travel
Website
tmtravel.co.uk
Bus from Matlock, Bakewell Road to Sheffield Centre, Moorhead ES1
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
tmtravel.co.uk

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