There are 4 ways to get from Barnsley to Alton Towers Station 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  •  2 h 38 min

$70 - $128

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 13 min

  1. National Express
  2. X52

$18 - $21

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 34 min

  1. X52

$34 - $74

Drive  •  1 h 24 min

  1. 80.8 miles

$17 - $25

Questions & Answers

The distance between Barnsley and Alton Towers Station is 69 km. The road distance is 129 km.

The cheapest way to get from Barnsley to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £13 - £19 and takes 1 h 24 min.

The quickest way to get from Barnsley to Alton Towers Station is to drive which takes 1 h 24 min and costs £13 - £19.

No, there is no direct bus from Barnsley to Alton Towers Station. However, there are services departing from Barnsley and arriving at Alton Towers Entrance via Derby, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 13 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 38 min to get from Barnsley to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.

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

You can take a train from Barnsley to Alton Towers Station via Sheffield, Derby, and Uttoxeter in around 2 h 38 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Barnsley to Alton Towers Station via Derby, Derby, Bus Station, and Alton Towers Entrance in around 4 h 13 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Derby
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
Train from Derby to Uttoxeter
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $7
Off-Peak Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Single
$12 - $19
Bus operators
Coastal Liner UK
Phone
01902 633064
Email
info@coastallinerltd.co.uk
Website
coastallinerltd.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
Coastal Liner UK
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
Coastal Liner UK

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