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

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 58 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Stoke-on-Trent

$157 - $252

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  5 h 37 min

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

$76 - $158

3 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Bath to Alton Towers Waterpark 144.3 miles

$30 - $45

Train to Southampton, fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to Southampton Central
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent

$181 - $416

Train to Bristol, fly to Chester, train, taxi  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Chester (CEG) BRS - CEG
  3. Take the train from Chester to Crewe
  4. Take the train from Crewe to Longton
  5. Take a taxi from Longton to Alton Towers Waterpark

$208 - $401

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Bath to Alton Towers Waterpark every 4 hours. Tickets cost $70 - $110 and the journey takes 2 h 17 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Bristol to Chester
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $210
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$70 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $95
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Derby
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $90
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Train from Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Single
$28 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$10 - $16
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bath Spa to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $70
Train from Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$6 - $11
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $12
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $45
Train from Chester to Crewe
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $28
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
First Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Train from Chester to Crewe
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
First Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Longton
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $6
Off-Peak Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Single
$12 - $18
Bus operators
Notts & Derby
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Longton to Alton Towers Waterpark
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Stoke Link Taxis
Phone
+44 1782 412412
Rushhour Taxi
Phone
+44 7956 195895
Website
rushhourtaxis.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Bath to Alton Towers Waterpark?

The distance between Bath and Alton Towers Waterpark is 182 km. The road distance is 231 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Bath to Alton Towers Waterpark?

The cheapest way to get from Bath to Alton Towers Waterpark is to drive which costs £22 - £35 and takes 2 h 44 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Bath to Alton Towers Waterpark?

The quickest way to get from Bath to Alton Towers Waterpark is to drive which takes 2 h 44 min and costs £22 - £35.

How long does it take to get from Bath to Alton Towers Waterpark?

It takes approximately 3 h 58 min to get from Bath to Alton Towers Waterpark, including transfers.