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There are 6 ways to get from Birmingham to Alton Towers Waterpark by train, taxi, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, taxi  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Stoke-on-Trent
  2. Take a taxi from Stoke-on-Trent to Alton Towers Waterpark

$105 - $150

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Derby National Express
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Quixhill Lane SWI - swift / ...

$37 - $46

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Quixhill Lane SWI - swift / ...

$66 - $92

Train, line 401 bus  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Lichfield City
  2. Take the line 401 bus from Burton upon Trent, New Street to Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station 401 / ...

Taxi  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Birmingham to Alton Towers Waterpark 49.4 miles

$230 - $280

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Alton Towers Waterpark 49.4 miles

$10 - $16

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Alton Towers Waterpark is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 1 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham to Alton Towers Waterpark is to taxi which costs £170 - £210 and takes 1 h 8 min.

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The distance between Birmingham and Alton Towers Waterpark is 35 miles. The road distance is 49.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to Alton Towers Waterpark without a car is to train and taxi which takes 1 h 15 min and costs £80 - £120.

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It takes approximately 1 h 15 min to get from Birmingham to Alton Towers Waterpark, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Birmingham to Alton Towers Waterpark is 49 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to drive from Birmingham to Alton Towers Waterpark.

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There are 508+ hotels available in Alton Towers Waterpark. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Birmingham to Alton Towers Waterpark.
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  • Distance: 35 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 15 min

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

You can take a bus from Birmingham to Alton Towers Waterpark via Derby, Bus Station and Quixhill Lane in around 3 h 3 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
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 Coach Station, Digbeth to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Midland Classic
Phone
+44 1283 500228
Email
info@midlandclassic.com
Website
midlandclassic.com
Bus from Burton upon Trent, New Street to Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
midlandclassic.com
Other operators
Taxi from Stoke-on-Trent to Alton Towers Waterpark
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Stoke Link Taxis
Phone
+44 1782 412412
Rushhour Taxi
Phone
+44 7956 195895
Website
rushhourtaxis.co.uk

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