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

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  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Derby

$111 - $160

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol to Birmingham
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham to Stoke-On-Trent
  3. Take the bus from Hanley, Bus Station (stand A) to Alton Towers Entrance X32

$26 - $33

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Stoke-on-Trent
  2. Take the bus from Stoke-on-Trent Railway Station to Alton Towers Entrance X32

$73 - $106

Drive  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to Alton Towers Station 128.8 miles

$27 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Alton Towers Station is to bus which costs £19 - £26 and takes 6 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol to Alton Towers Station is to drive which takes 2 h 20 min and costs £21 - £35.

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The distance between Bristol and Alton Towers Station is 176 km. The road distance is 206 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 3 h 43 min to get from Bristol to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol to Alton Towers Station. However, there are services departing from Bristol and arriving at Alton Towers Entrance via Birmingham and Hanley, Bus Station (stand A). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 16 min.

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Bristol to Alton Towers Station hourly. Tickets cost $65 - $100 and the journey takes 2 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bristol to Alton Towers Station via Birmingham, Stoke-On-Trent, Hanley, Bus Station (stand A), and Alton Towers Entrance in around 6 h 16 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Derby
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $90
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 Hanley, Bus Station (stand A) to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
Coastal Liner UK
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bristol to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham to Stoke-On-Trent
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com

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