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There are 4 ways to get from Burnley to Alton Towers Waterpark by bus, train or car

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Bus, train  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Burnley, Mechanics Institute to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St X43
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent

$66 - $122

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Burnley Manchester Road to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Crewe
  3. Take the train from Crewe to Blythe Bridge

$98 - $147

Bus, line 32 bus  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Burnham Gate, Railway Stn to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St X43
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Stoke-On-Trent
  3. Take the line 32 bus from Hanley, Bus Station to Upper Tean, Post Office 32

Drive  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Burnley to Alton Towers Waterpark 74.8 miles

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from Burnley to Alton Towers Waterpark is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Burnley to Alton Towers Waterpark is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 40 min.

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The distance between Burnley and Alton Towers Waterpark is 58 miles. The road distance is 74.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Burnley to Alton Towers Waterpark without a car is to bus and train which takes 3 h 33 min and costs £50 - £95.

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It takes approximately 3 h 33 min to get from Burnley to Alton Towers Waterpark, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Burnley to Alton Towers Waterpark is to train which takes 3 h 49 min and costs £75 - £120. Alternatively, you can bus and line 32 bus, which costs and takes 5 h 12 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Burnley to Alton Towers Waterpark is 75 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 40 min to drive from Burnley to Alton Towers Waterpark.

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There are 506+ hotels available in Alton Towers Waterpark. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Burnley to Alton Towers Waterpark.
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  • Distance: 58 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 33 min

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

You can take a train from Burnley to Alton Towers Waterpark via Preston, Crewe, and Blythe Bridge in around 3 h 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Burnley to Alton Towers Waterpark via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, Hanley, Bus Station, and Upper Tean, Post Office in around 5 h 12 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
Train from Preston to Crewe
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Burnley Manchester Road to Preston
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Blythe Bridge
Ave. Duration
37 min
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
The Burnley Bus Company
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Burnley, Mechanics Institute to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Burnham Gate, Railway Stn to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
lancashirebus.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 Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Stoke-On-Trent
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
First in The Potteries
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Hanley, Bus Station to Upper Tean, Post Office
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com

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