There are 4 ways to get from Alton Towers Waterpark to Blackpool by train, bus 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  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Uttoxeter to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Preston

$95 - $160

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Stoke-On-Trent to Blackpool National Express

$18 - $23

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Alton Towers Entrance to Stoke-on-Trent Railway Station X32
  2. Take the train from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Blackpool North

$50 - $88

Drive  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Alton Towers Waterpark to Blackpool 101.2 miles

$21 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Alton Towers Waterpark to Blackpool is to bus which costs £13 - £18 and takes 5 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Alton Towers Waterpark to Blackpool is to drive which takes 1 h 54 min and costs £16 - £24.

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The distance between Alton Towers Waterpark and Blackpool is 121 km. The road distance is 162 km.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Alton Towers Waterpark to Blackpool. However, there are services departing from Alton Towers Entrance and arriving at Blackpool via Stoke-On-Trent. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 17 min.

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What companies run services between Alton Towers Waterpark, England and Blackpool, England?

You can take a train from Alton Towers Waterpark to Blackpool via Uttoxeter, Crewe, and Preston in around 3 h 4 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Alton Towers Waterpark to Blackpool once daily. Tickets cost $12 - $17 and the journey takes 3 h 20 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Uttoxeter to Crewe
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $11
Off-Peak Single
$14 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Single
$21 - $30
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Preston
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Train from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Bus operators
Coastal Liner UK
Phone
01902 633064
Email
info@coastallinerltd.co.uk
Website
coastallinerltd.co.uk
Bus from Alton Towers Entrance to Stoke-on-Trent Railway Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
Coastal Liner UK

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