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

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Train  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Derby to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Scunthorpe

$82 - $141

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Alton Towers Entrance to Nottingham, Coach Stop S10 X52
  2. Take the bus from Nottingham Station Street to Scunthorpe National Express

$15 - $21

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Bus, train  •  3 h 51 min

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

$39 - $84

Bus via Central Bus Station  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Alton Towers Entrance to Broad Marsh Bus Station X52
  2. Take the bus from Newark, Bus Station to Lincoln, Barbican Hotel 47
  3. Take the bus from Central Bus Station to Scunthorpe, Lloyds Avenue 103

$46

Drive  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Alton Towers Station to Scunthorpe 98.7 miles

$21 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Alton Towers Station to Scunthorpe is to bus which costs £11 - £16 and takes 4 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Alton Towers Station to Scunthorpe is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Alton Towers Station to Scunthorpe. However, there are services departing from Alton Towers Entrance and arriving at Scunthorpe via Nottingham Station Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 58 min.

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The distance between Alton Towers Station and Scunthorpe is 66 miles. The road distance is 98.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Alton Towers Station to Scunthorpe without a car is to train which takes 3 h 4 min and costs £60 - £110.

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It takes approximately 3 h 4 min to get from Alton Towers Station to Scunthorpe, including transfers.

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Alton Towers Station to Scunthorpe 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 Scunthorpe is to train which takes 3 h 4 min and costs £60 - £110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £11 - £16 and takes 4 h 58 min.

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Alton Towers Station to Scunthorpe bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Scunthorpe station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alton Towers Station to Scunthorpe is 99 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to drive from Alton Towers Station to Scunthorpe.

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Map of how to get from Alton Towers Station to Scunthorpe.
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  • Distance: 66.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 4 min

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

You can take a train from Alton Towers Station to Scunthorpe via Uttoxeter, Derby, and Sheffield in around 3 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Alton Towers Station to Scunthorpe via Alton Towers Entrance, Nottingham, Coach Stop S10, and Nottingham Station Street in around 4 h 58 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $25
Anytime Single
$24 - $35
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Scunthorpe
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $13
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
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 Nottingham, Coach Stop S10
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once 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 Scunthorpe
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Network West Midlands
Website
networkwestmidlands.com
Bus from Alton Towers Entrance to Broad Marsh Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Website
networkwestmidlands.com
PC Coaches
Website
pccoaches.co.uk
Bus from Newark, Bus Station to Lincoln, Barbican Hotel
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
pccoaches.co.uk
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Central Bus Station to Scunthorpe, Lloyds Avenue
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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