There are 5 ways to get from Alton Towers Station to Hinckley Station 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  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Uttoxeter to Derby
  2. Take the train from Derby to Leicester
  3. Take the train from Leicester to Hinckley

$82 - $128

Cheapest option

Bus, line 158 bus  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Alton Towers Entrance to Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) X52
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to St Margaret's Bus Station
  3. Take the line 158 bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to The Crescent Bus Station 158

$12 - $15

3 alternative options

Bus, train via Derby  •  3 h 13 min

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

$39 - $71

Bus, train West Midlands  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Alton Towers Entrance to Stoke-on-Trent Railway Station X32
  2. Take the train from Stoke-on-Trent to Nuneaton

$32 - $66

Drive  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Alton Towers Station to Hinckley Station 62.3 miles

$13 - $20

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Alton Towers Station to Hinckley Station is to bus and line 158 bus which costs £9 - £12 and takes 4 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Alton Towers Station to Hinckley Station is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1 h 7 min.

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The distance between Alton Towers Station and Hinckley Station is 38 miles. The road distance is 62.3 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 2 h 26 min to get from Alton Towers Station to Hinckley Station, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Alton Towers Station to Hinckley Station station. However, there are services departing from Alton Towers Entrance and arriving at The Crescent Bus Station via Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) and St Margaret's Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 38 min.

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

You can take a train from Alton Towers Station to Hinckley Station via Uttoxeter, Derby, and Leicester in around 2 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Alton Towers Station to Hinckley Station via Alton Towers Entrance, Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station), St Margaret's Bus Station, and The Crescent Bus Station in around 4 h 38 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 - $18
Train from Derby to Leicester
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
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 Leicester
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Stoke-on-Trent to Nuneaton
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Bus operators
Notts & Derby
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Alton Towers Entrance to Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Coastal Liner UK
Phone
01902 633064
Email
info@coastallinerltd.co.uk
Website
coastallinerltd.co.uk
Bus from Alton Towers Entrance to Stoke-on-Trent Railway Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
Coastal Liner UK
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to St Margaret's Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to The Crescent Bus Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

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