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

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Uttoxeter

$60 - $110

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Birkenhead to Stoke-On-Trent National Express
  2. Take the bus from Hanley, Bus Station (stand A) to Alton Towers Entrance X32

$16 - $19

3 alternative options

Train West Midlands, bus  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Crewe
  2. Take the bus from Crewe Arms Hotel to Hanley, Bus Station (arrival stop) 3 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Hanley, Bus Station (stand A) to Alton Towers Entrance X32

$26 - $52

Train, bus via Chester  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Birkenhead Hamilton Square to Chester
  2. Take the bus from Crewe Arms Hotel to Hanley, Bus Station (arrival stop) 3 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Hanley, Bus Station (stand A) to Alton Towers Entrance X32

$29 - $54

Drive  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Birkenhead to Alton Towers Station 73.9 miles

$15 - $23

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Birkenhead to Alton Towers Station. However, there are services departing from Birkenhead and arriving at Alton Towers Entrance via Hanley, Bus Station (stand A). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 11 min.

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The distance between Birkenhead and Alton Towers Station is 55 miles. The road distance is 73.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Birkenhead to Alton Towers Station without a car is to train which takes 2 h 33 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 33 min to get from Birkenhead to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.

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Birkenhead to Alton Towers Station bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Birkenhead station.

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The best way to get from Birkenhead to Alton Towers Station is to train which takes 2 h 33 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 11 min.

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Birkenhead to Alton Towers Station bus services, operated by First in The Potteries, arrive at Alton Towers Entrance station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Birkenhead to Alton Towers Station is 74 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 27 min to drive from Birkenhead to Alton Towers Station.

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There are 497+ hotels available in Alton Towers Station. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Birkenhead to Alton Towers Station.
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  • Distance: 54.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 33 min

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

You can take a train from Birkenhead to Alton Towers Station via Crewe and Uttoxeter in around 2 h 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Birkenhead to Alton Towers Station via Stoke-On-Trent, Hanley, Bus Station (stand A), and Alton Towers Entrance in around 4 h 11 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $40
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Uttoxeter
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $11
Off-Peak Single
$14 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Single
$20 - $30
Train from Birkenhead Hamilton Square to Chester
Ave. Duration
48 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
Merseyrail Electrics
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from Crewe to Uttoxeter
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Birkenhead Hamilton Square to Chester
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Bus operators
First in The Potteries
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Crewe Arms Hotel to Hanley, Bus Station (arrival stop)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Hanley, Bus Station (stand A) to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Website
firstgroup.com
D&G Bus
Phone
01782 332337
Email
info@dgbus.co.uk
Website
dgbus.co.uk
Bus from Crewe Arms Hotel to Hanley, Bus Station (arrival stop)
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
dgbus.co.uk
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 Birkenhead to Stoke-On-Trent
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com

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