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There are 6 ways to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Alton Towers Station by train, taxi, bus, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, taxi  •  1h 28m

  1. Take the train from Birmingham International to Stoke-on-Trent
  2. Take a taxi from Stoke-on-Trent to Alton Towers Station

$91 - $144

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Airport to Derby National Express
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Denstone, Marlpit Lane SWI - swift / ...

$44 - $54

4 alternative options

Train, line 101 bus  •  3h 26m

  1. Take the train from Birmingham International to Stafford
  2. Take the line 101 bus from Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station to Hanley, Bus Station 101

Taxi  •  59m

  1. Take a taxi from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Alton Towers Station 47.7 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  59m

  1. Drive from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Alton Towers Station 47.7 miles

$10 - $15

Towncar  •  59m

  1. Take a town car from Birmingham Airport to Alton Towers Station 47.7 miles

$120 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Alton Towers Station is to taxi which costs £170 - £210 and takes 59m.

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The distance between Birmingham Airport (BHX) and Alton Towers Station is 37 miles. The road distance is 47.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Alton Towers Station without a car is to train and taxi which takes 1h 28m and costs £70 - £110.

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It takes approximately 1h 28m to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Alton Towers Station is 48 miles. It takes approximately 59m to drive from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Alton Towers Station.

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There are 507+ hotels available in Alton Towers Station. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Alton Towers Station.
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  • Distance: 37.4 miles
  • Duration: 1h 28m

What companies run services between Birmingham Airport (BHX), England and Alton Towers Station, England?

You can take a bus from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Alton Towers Station via Derby, Bus Station and Denstone, Marlpit Lane in around 3h 56m.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham International to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $40
Train from Birmingham International to Stafford
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Birmingham International to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $29
Train from Birmingham International to Stafford
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Bus operators
First in The Potteries
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station to Hanley, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
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 Birmingham Airport to Derby
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Website
National Express
Other operators
Taxi from Stoke-on-Trent to Alton Towers Station
Ave. Duration
24m
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Stoke on Trent Taxis
Phone
+44 1782 33 33 33
Website
luckyseventaxis.co.uk
City Cabs Stoke
Phone
+44 1782 88 88 88
Website
citycabsstoke.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
59m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Birmingham Airport to Alton Towers Station
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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