There are 4 ways to get from Alton Towers Station to Rugby by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 26m

  1. Take the train from Uttoxeter to Derby
  2. Take the train from Derby to Tamworth High Level
  3. Take the train from Tamworth to Rugby

£58 - £110

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Bus  •  5h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Denstone, Poppyfields to Derby, Bus Station Swi
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to St Margaret's Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to Rugby, Church Street X84

£23 - £30

2 alternative options

Line 401 bus, train  •  2h 46m

  1. Take the line 401 bus from Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station to Burton upon Trent, Railway Station 401 / ...
  2. Take the train from Tamworth to Rugby

Drive  •  1h 15m

  1. Drive from Alton Towers Station to Rugby 70.5 miles

£11 - £17

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The cheapest way to get from Alton Towers Station to Rugby is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Alton Towers Station to Rugby is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1h 15m.

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The distance between Alton Towers Station and Rugby is 50 miles. The road distance is 70.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Alton Towers Station to Rugby without a car is to train which takes 2h 26m and costs £55 - £110.

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

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The best way to get from Alton Towers Station to Rugby is to train which takes 2h 26m and costs £55 - £110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £23 - £30 and takes 5h 56m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alton Towers Station to Rugby is 71 miles. It takes approximately 1h 15m to drive from Alton Towers Station to Rugby.

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There are 411+ hotels available in Rugby. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Alton Towers Station to Rugby.
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  • Distance: 50.1 miles
  • Duration: 2h 26m

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

You can take a train from Alton Towers Station to Rugby via Uttoxeter, Derby, and Tamworth in around 2h 26m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Alton Towers Station to Rugby via Denstone, Poppyfields, Derby, Bus Station, and St Margaret's Bus Station in around 5h 56m.

Train operators
East Midlands Railways
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
£7 - £11
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£3 - £5
Off-Peak Single
£6 - £11
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £11
Anytime Single
£9 - £14
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Tamworth High Level
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£23 - £35
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£17 - £25
Anytime Single
£23 - £35
Off-Peak Single
£11 - £17
Virgin Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Tamworth to Rugby
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£10 - £40
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £14
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£29 - £40
Bus operators
Midland Classic
Phone
+44 1283 500228
Email
info@midlandclassic.com
Website
midlandclassic.com
Bus from Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station to Burton upon Trent, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Midland Classic
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Denstone, Poppyfields to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Trent Barton
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to St Margaret's Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £5
Website
Kinchbus
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to Rugby, Church Street
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£7 - £9
Website
Arriva Midlands

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