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

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 7 min

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

$84 - $141

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Denstone, Poppyfields to Derby, Bus Station SWI - swift / ...
  2. Take the bus from Nottingham Station Street to Scunthorpe National Express

$32 - $39

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Denstone, Poppyfields to Derby, Bus Station Swi
  2. Take the train from Derby to Sheffield
  3. Take the train from Sheffield to Scunthorpe

$53 - $103

Bus, train CrossCountry  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Denstone, Poppyfields to Derby, Bus Station SWI - swift / ...
  2. Take the train from Derby to Doncaster

$67 - $98

Drive  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Alton Towers Station to Scunthorpe 98.7 miles

$21 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest 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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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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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 7 min and costs £60 - £110.

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It takes approximately 3 h 7 min to get from Alton Towers Station to Scunthorpe, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Alton Towers Station to Scunthorpe is to train which takes 3 h 7 min and costs £60 - £110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £24 - £30 and takes 5 h 2 min.

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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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There are 118+ hotels available in Scunthorpe. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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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 7 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 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Alton Towers Station to Scunthorpe via Denstone, Poppyfields, Derby, Bus Station, Nottingham, Upper Parliament Street, and Nottingham Station Street in around 5 h 2 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
$17 - $25
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Single
$24 - $35
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
Train from Derby to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $40
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
$15 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
Bus operators
Trent Barton
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
National Express

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