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

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Train  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Derby to London St Pancras International

$109 - $151

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Bus  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Alton Towers Entrance to Nottingham Railway Staqtion (Nottingham Railway Station) X52
  2. Take the bus from Nottingham Station Street to London Marble Arch National Express

$21 - $28

3 alternative options

Line 101 bus, train  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the line 101 bus from Hanley, Bus Station (stand Q) to Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station (Rail Station) 101
  2. Take the train from Stafford to London Euston

$67 - $147

Drive  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Alton Towers Station to London Paddington Station 148.5 miles

$30 - $50

Bus, fly  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Alton Towers Entrance to Hanley, Bus Station (stand H)
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR

$100 - $302

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No, there is no direct bus from Alton Towers Station to London Paddington Station station. However, there are services departing from Alton Towers Entrance and arriving at Paddington Rail Station via Nottingham Station Street and Marble Arch. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 10 min.

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The distance between Alton Towers Station and London Paddington Station is 125 miles. The road distance is 148.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Alton Towers Station to London Paddington Station without a car is to train which takes 2 h 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 59 min to get from Alton Towers Station to London Paddington Station, including transfers.

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Alton Towers Station to London Paddington Station bus services, operated by Notts & Derby, depart from Alton Towers Entrance station.

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The best way to get from Alton Towers Station to London Paddington Station is to train which takes 2 h 59 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 10 min.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Alton Towers Station to London Paddington Station bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Marble Arch station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alton Towers Station to London Paddington Station is 148 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 33 min to drive from Alton Towers Station to London Paddington Station.

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British Airways offers flights from Manchester Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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Map of how to get from Alton Towers Station to London Paddington Station.
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  • Distance: 125.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 59 min

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

East Midlands Trains operates a train from Alton Towers Station to London Paddington Station hourly. Tickets cost $60 - $85 and the journey takes 1 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Alton Towers Station to London Paddington Station via Alton Towers Entrance, Nottingham Railway Staqtion (Nottingham Railway Station), Nottingham Station Street, London Marble Arch, Marble Arch, and Paddington Rail Station in around 6 h 10 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$29 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $95
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $85
Anytime Single
$85 - $130
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Stafford to London Euston
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$80 - $130
Bus operators
First in The Potteries
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Hanley, Bus Station (stand Q) to Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Alton Towers Entrance to Hanley, Bus Station (stand H)
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Website
firstgroup.com
Notts & Derby
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Alton Towers Entrance to Nottingham Railway Staqtion (Nottingham Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Nottingham Station Street to London Marble Arch
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com

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