There are 7 ways to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Alton Towers Station by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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 41 min

$84 - $157

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 46 min

  1. National Express
  2. X32

$20 - $25

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 36 min

  1. X32

$42 - $67

Train, bus via Derby  •  3 h 37 min

  1. X52

$48 - $103

Taxi  •  59 min

  1. 47.7 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  59 min

  1. 47.7 miles

$10 - $15

Towncar  •  59 min

  1. 47.7 miles

$120 - $170

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

You can take a train from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Alton Towers Station via Birmingham New Street, Derby, and Uttoxeter in around 2 h 41 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Alton Towers Station via Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station NatExpress, Birmingham, Stoke-On-Trent, Hanley, Bus Station (stand A), and Alton Towers Entrance in around 4 h 46 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Train from Birmingham International to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $40
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
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
$8 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Single
$12 - $19
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
Coastal Liner UK
Phone
01902 633064
Email
info@coastallinerltd.co.uk
Website
coastallinerltd.co.uk
Bus from Stoke-on-Trent Railway Station to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
Coastal Liner 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 Hanley, Bus Station (stand A) to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
Coastal Liner UK
Other operators
Taxi from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Alton Towers Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270
TOA Taxis
Phone
+44 121 427 8888
Website
toataxis.co.uk
Birmingham Taxis
Phone
+44 121 775 0017
Website
taxisbirmingham.co.uk
Golden Line Taxis
Phone
+44 1926 777 777
Website
goldenlinetaxiswarwick.co.uk
Taxis 4 U
Phone
+44 1926 487920
Golden Line Taxis
Phone
+44 1926 777 777
Website
goldenlinetaxiswarwick.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Birmingham Airport to Alton Towers Station
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Birmingham Airport (BHX) and Alton Towers Station is 60 km. The road distance is 76 km.

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

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

No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Alton Towers Station. However, there are services departing from Birmingham Airport, B'ham Airport Bus Terminal and arriving at Alton Towers Entrance via Birmingham and Hanley, Bus Station (stand A). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 46 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 41 min to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.