There are 5 ways to get from Alton Towers Station to Burton upon Trent by taxi, 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

Taxi, train  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Alton Towers Station to Uttoxeter
  2. Take the train from Uttoxeter to Derby
  3. Take the train from Derby to Burton-on-Trent

$75 - $109

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Alton Towers Entrance to Derby, Bus Station X52
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Burton upon Trent, Railway Station (Rail Station) V1|the villager

$4 - $5

3 alternative options

Bus via Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station)  •  1 h 53 min

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

$31 - $50

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Alton Towers Station to Burton upon Trent 21.9 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Alton Towers Station to Burton upon Trent 21.9 miles

$4 - $7

What companies run services between Alton Towers Station, England and Burton upon Trent, England?

Notts & Derby operates a bus from Alton Towers Station to Burton upon Trent 3 times a day. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h.

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
$10 - $14
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $7
Off-Peak Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Single
$13 - $19
Bus operators
Notts & Derby
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Alton Towers Entrance to Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Alton Towers Entrance to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Burton upon Trent, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Alton Towers Station to Uttoxeter
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Stoke Link Taxis
Phone
+44 1782 412412
Rushhour Taxi
Phone
+44 7956 195895
Website
rushhourtaxis.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Alton Towers Station and Burton upon Trent is 26 km. The road distance is 35 km.

The cheapest way to get from Alton Towers Station to Burton upon Trent is to bus which costs £2 - £4 and takes 2 h 52 min.

The quickest way to get from Alton Towers Station to Burton upon Trent is to taxi which takes 29 min and costs £75 - £95.

No, there is no direct bus from Alton Towers Station to Burton upon Trent. However, there are services departing from Alton Towers Entrance and arriving at Burton upon Trent, Railway Station (Rail Station) via Derby, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 52 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to get from Alton Towers Station to Burton upon Trent, including transfers.