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

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Taxi, train  •  1 h 3 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

$73 - $102

Cheapest option

Bus via Ashbourne, Bus Station  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Alton Towers Entrance to Ashbourne, Bus Station X52
  2. Take the bus from Ashbourne, Bus Station to Derby, Victoria Street (Green Lane) Swi
  3. Take the bus from Derby, Victoria Street (Green Lane) to Burton upon Trent, Railway Station (Rail Station) X38

$10 - $11

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 51 min

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

$30 - $45

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

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The cheapest way to get from Alton Towers Station to Burton upon Trent is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 29 min.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Alton Towers Station to Burton upon Trent station. However, there are services departing from Alton Towers Entrance and arriving at Burton upon Trent, Railway Station (Rail Station) via Ashbourne, Bus Station and Derby, Victoria Street (Green Lane). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 11 min.

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The distance between Alton Towers Station and Burton upon Trent is 16 miles. The road distance is 21.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Alton Towers Station to Burton upon Trent without a car is to taxi and train which takes 1 h 3 min and costs £55 - £80.

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It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to get from Alton Towers Station to Burton upon Trent, including transfers.

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

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Alton Towers Station to Burton upon Trent bus services, operated by Trent Barton, arrive at Burton upon Trent, Railway Station (Rail Station).

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Yes, the driving distance between Alton Towers Station to Burton upon Trent is 22 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Alton Towers Station to Burton upon Trent.

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There are 290+ hotels available in Burton upon Trent. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Alton Towers Station to Burton upon Trent.
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  • Distance: 16.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 3 min

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 twice daily. 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
$9 - $14
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $7
Off-Peak Single
$8 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Single
$12 - $18
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
Bus from Alton Towers Entrance to Ashbourne, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Ashbourne, Bus Station to Derby, Victoria Street (Green Lane)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Victoria Street (Green Lane) to Burton upon Trent, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
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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