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There are 4 ways to get from Blackpool to Alton Towers Station by train, bus or car

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Train via Manchester Piccadilly  •  3h 19m

  1. Take the train from Blackpool North to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent

$73 - $140

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Blackpool to Stoke-On-Trent National Express

$41 - $51

2 alternative options

Train  •  3h 28m

  1. Take the train from Blackpool North to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Crewe
  3. Take the train from Crewe to Blythe Bridge

$86 - $147

Drive  •  1h 48m

  1. Drive from Blackpool to Alton Towers Station 98.9 miles

$21 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Blackpool to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Blackpool to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1h 48m.

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The distance between Blackpool and Alton Towers Station is 75 miles. The road distance is 98.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Blackpool to Alton Towers Station without a car is to train which takes 3h 19m and costs £55 - £110.

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It takes approximately 3h 19m to get from Blackpool to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Blackpool to Alton Towers Station is to train which takes 3h 19m and costs £55 - £110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £30 - £40 and takes 4h 58m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Blackpool to Alton Towers Station is 99 miles. It takes approximately 1h 48m to drive from Blackpool to Alton Towers Station.

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There are 503+ hotels available in Alton Towers Station. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Blackpool to Alton Towers Station.
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  • Distance: 75.2 miles
  • Duration: 3h 19m

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

You can take a train from Blackpool to Alton Towers Station via Manchester Piccadilly, Stoke-on-Trent, and Blythe Bridge in around 3h 19m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Blackpool to Alton Towers Station once daily. Tickets cost $12 - $16 and the journey takes 3h 50m.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackpool North to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackpool North to Preston
Ave. Duration
24m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
Train from Blackpool North to Preston
Ave. Duration
23m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $22
Train from Preston to Crewe
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Blythe Bridge
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $7
Off-Peak Single
$9 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Single
$13 - $20
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 Blackpool to Stoke-On-Trent
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
National Express

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