There are 6 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 26 min

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

$55 - $111

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Alton Towers Entrance to Derby, Bus Station X52
  2. Take the bus from Derby to Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street National Express

$11 - $16

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 h 13 min

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

$13 - $55

Line 110 bus, bus  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the line 110 bus from Ashbourne, Church Street (Station Road) to Matlock, Interchange 110 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Matlock, Bakewell Road to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange (Sheffield Interchange C1) X17 / ...

$19 - $20

Taxi  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Alton Towers Station to Sheffield 44.7 miles

$200 - $240

Drive  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Alton Towers Station to Sheffield 44.7 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

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

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

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The distance between Alton Towers Station and Sheffield is 33 miles. The road distance is 44.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to get from Alton Towers Station to Sheffield, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Alton Towers Station to Sheffield station. However, there are services departing from Alton Towers Entrance and arriving at Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street via Derby. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 18 min.

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Map of how to get from Alton Towers Station to Sheffield.
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  • Distance: 33.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 26 min

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 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Alton Towers Station to Sheffield via Alton Towers Entrance, Derby, Bus Station, and Derby in around 3 h 18 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
$9 - $14
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $7
Off-Peak Single
$8 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Single
$12 - $18
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 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Single
$23 - $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
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Bus operators
Notts & Derby
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Alton Towers Entrance to Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Alton Towers Entrance to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Yourbus
Website
catchyourbus.co.uk
Bus from Ashbourne, Church Street (Station Road) to Matlock, Interchange
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
catchyourbus.co.uk
Stagecoach Chesterfield
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Matlock, Bakewell Road to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange (Sheffield Interchange C1)
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
TM Travel
Website
tmtravel.co.uk
Bus from Matlock, Bakewell Road to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange (Sheffield Interchange D3)
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 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
$200 - $240
Stoke Link Taxis
Phone
+44 1782 412412
Rushhour Taxi
Phone
+44 7956 195895
Website
rushhourtaxis.co.uk

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