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

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  5h 25m

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Stafford
  2. Take the bus from Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station to Alton, Post Office X41

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Bath City Centre, Westgate Buildings to Bristol, Bus Station 37 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
  3. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Derby
  4. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Alton Towers Entrance X52

£13 - £19

3 alternative options

Train  •  6h 2m

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Derby

£62 - £116

Train, bus via Worcester  •  6h 30m

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to Worcester Foregate Street
  2. Take the train from Worcester Foregate Street to Smethwick Galton Bridge High Level
  3. Take the bus from Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station to Alton, Post Office X41

Drive  •  2h 36m

  1. Drive from Bath to Alton Towers Station 142.2 miles

£23 - £35

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The cheapest way to get from Bath to Alton Towers Station is to bus which costs £13 - £19 and takes 8h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Bath to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2h 36m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bath to Alton Towers Station. However, there are services departing from Bath City Centre, Westgate Buildings and arriving at Alton Towers Entrance via Bristol Bus & Coach Station, Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Derby, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 8m.

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The distance between Bath and Alton Towers Station is 113 miles. The road distance is 142.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Bath to Alton Towers Station without a car is to train and bus which takes 5h 25m and costs .

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It takes approximately 5h 25m to get from Bath to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.

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Bath to Alton Towers Station bus services, operated by First in Bristol Bath & the West, depart from Bath City Centre, Westgate Buildings station.

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The best way to get from Bath to Alton Towers Station is to train which takes 6h 2m and costs £60 - £120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £13 - £19 and takes 8h 8m.

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Bath to Alton Towers Station bus services, operated by Notts & Derby, arrive at Alton Towers Entrance station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bath to Alton Towers Station is 142 miles. It takes approximately 2h 36m to drive from Bath to Alton Towers Station.

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Map of how to get from Bath to Alton Towers Station.
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  • Distance: 113.4 miles
  • Duration: 5h 25m

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Bath to Alton Towers Station hourly. Tickets cost £50 - £75 and the journey takes 2h 2m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bath to Alton Towers Station via Bristol, Bus Station, Bristol Bus & Coach Station, Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Derby, Bus Station, and Alton Towers Entrance in around 8h 8m.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Stafford
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£45 - £70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£29 - £45
Anytime Single
£45 - £70
Off-Peak Single
£40 - £60
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Derby
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£50 - £75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£30 - £50
Anytime Single
£50 - £75
Off-Peak Single
£45 - £70
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bath Spa to Worcester Foregate Street
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£30 - £60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£18 - £28
Advanced Single
£19 - £28
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £60
Bus operators
D&G Bus
Phone
01782 332337
Email
info@dgbus.co.uk
Website
dgbus.co.uk
Bus from Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station to Alton, Post Office
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
D&G Bus
First in Bristol Bath & the West
Bus from Bath City Centre, Westgate Buildings to Bristol, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
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 Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£6 - £8
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National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Derby
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£5 - £7
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National Express
Notts & Derby
Phone
01332 204568
Email
ndtraffic@nottsderby.co.uk
Website
nottsderby.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Notts & Derby

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