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

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Derby

$75 - $139

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St 060
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Stoke-On-Trent
  3. Take the bus from Hanley, Bus Station (stand A) to Alton Towers Entrance X32

$23 - $30

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Derby
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Alton Towers Entrance X52

$32 - $80

Bus, train, line 3 bus  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Bradford City Centre, Interchange (Bradford Interchange) to Huddersfield Town Centre, John William Street (Charity Shop) X63 / ...
  2. Take the train from Huddersfield to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Kidsgrove
  4. Take the line 3 bus from Kidsgrove Town Centre, Tesco Store to Hanley, Bus Station (arrival stop) 3
  5. Take the bus from Hanley, Bus Station (stand A) to Alton Towers Entrance X32

$35 - $46

Drive  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Bradford to Alton Towers Station 79.8 miles

$17 - $25

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Bradford to Alton Towers Station. However, there are services departing from Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street and arriving at Alton Towers Entrance via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St and Hanley, Bus Station (stand A). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 31 min.

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The distance between Bradford and Alton Towers Station is 57 miles. The road distance is 79.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Bradford to Alton Towers Station without a car is to train which takes 3 h 57 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 57 min to get from Bradford to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.

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Bradford to Alton Towers Station bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street station.

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The best way to get from Bradford to Alton Towers Station is to train which takes 3 h 57 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 31 min.

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Bradford 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 Bradford to Alton Towers Station is 80 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to drive from Bradford to Alton Towers Station.

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There are 497+ hotels available in Alton Towers Station. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bradford to Alton Towers Station.
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  • Distance: 56.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 57 min

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Bradford to Alton Towers Station hourly. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 1 h 34 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bradford to Alton Towers Station via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, Stoke-On-Trent, Hanley, Bus Station (stand A), and Alton Towers Entrance in around 5 h 31 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Kidsgrove
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$17 - $25
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Huddersfield to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $10
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Bus operators
Notts & Derby
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
trentbarton.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 Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Stoke-On-Trent
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
First in The Potteries
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
Bus from Kidsgrove Town Centre, Tesco Store to Hanley, Bus Station (arrival stop)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
firstgroup.com

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