There are 5 ways to get from Alton Towers Station to Sheffield by train, bus, taxi 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  •  1 h 20 min

$56 - $118

Cheapest option

Line 110 bus, bus  •  3 h 53 min

  1. 110 / ...
  2. X17 / ...

$17 - $22

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 h 7 min

  1. X52

$18 - $64

Taxi  •  1 h 6 min

  1. 44.7 miles

$210 - $260

Drive  •  1 h 6 min

  1. 44.7 miles

$9 - $14

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

You can take a train from Alton Towers Station to Sheffield via Uttoxeter and Derby in around 1 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Alton Towers Station to Sheffield via Alton Towers Entrance, Ashbourne, Bus Station (Council Offices), Ashbourne, Church Street (Station Road), Matlock, Railway Station (Rail Station), and Matlock, Bakewell Road in around 3 h 53 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
$10 - $14
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $7
Off-Peak Single
$8 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Single
$12 - $19
Train from Derby to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $13
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Single
$24 - $35
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 Sheffield
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Bus operators
Coastal Liner UK
Phone
01902 633064
Email
info@coastallinerltd.co.uk
Website
coastallinerltd.co.uk
Bus from Alton Towers Entrance to Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
Coastal Liner UK
Yourbus
Website
catchyourbus.co.uk
Bus from Ashbourne, Church Street (Station Road) to Matlock, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
catchyourbus.co.uk
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Matlock, Bakewell Road to Sheffield Centre, Showroom Cinema (Opp Showroom Cinema)
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Chesterfield
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Matlock, Bakewell Road to Sheffield Centre, Showroom Cinema (Opp Showroom Cinema)
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
TM Travel
Website
tmtravel.co.uk
Bus from Matlock, Bakewell Road to Sheffield Centre, Showroom Cinema (Opp Showroom Cinema)
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
tmtravel.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Alton Towers Station to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Estimated price
$210 - $260
Stoke Link Taxis
Phone
+44 1782 412412
Rushhour Taxi
Phone
+44 7956 195895
Website
rushhourtaxis.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Alton Towers Station and Sheffield is 53 km. The road distance is 71 km.

The cheapest way to get from Alton Towers Station to Sheffield is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 1 h 6 min.

The quickest way to get from Alton Towers Station to Sheffield is to taxi which takes 1 h 6 min and costs £160 - £190.

No, there is no direct bus from Alton Towers Station to Sheffield. However, there are services departing from Alton Towers Entrance and arriving at Sheffield Centre, Showroom Cinema (Opp Showroom Cinema) via Ashbourne, Church Street (Station Road) and Matlock, Bakewell Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 53 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to get from Alton Towers Station to Sheffield, including transfers.