There are 5 ways to get from Chesterfield to Alton Towers Waterpark by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Chesterfield to Derby
  2. Take the train from Derby to Uttoxeter

$63 - $125

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  2 h 35 min

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

$10 - $51

3 alternative options

Bus, line 110 bus  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Whittington Moor, Donkey Derby to Matlock, Bakewell Road X17
  2. Take the line 110 bus from Matlock, Bakewell Road (Co-op) to Ashbourne, Bus Station 110 / ...

$15 - $17

Taxi  •  1 h

  1. Take a taxi from Chesterfield to Alton Towers Waterpark 37 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  1 h

  1. Drive from Chesterfield to Alton Towers Waterpark 37 miles

$7 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Chesterfield to Alton Towers Waterpark is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 1 h.

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The quickest way to get from Chesterfield to Alton Towers Waterpark is to taxi which costs £130 - £160 and takes 1 h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chesterfield to Alton Towers Waterpark. However, there are services departing from Whittington Moor, Donkey Derby and arriving at Alton Towers Entrance via Matlock, Bakewell Road (Co-op) and Ashbourne, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 11 min.

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The distance between Chesterfield and Alton Towers Waterpark is 27 miles. The road distance is 37 miles.

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The best way to get from Chesterfield to Alton Towers Waterpark without a car is to train which takes 1 h 51 min and costs £45 - £95.

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It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to get from Chesterfield to Alton Towers Waterpark, including transfers.

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Chesterfield to Alton Towers Waterpark bus services, operated by Stagecoach Chesterfield, depart from Whittington Moor, Donkey Derby station.

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The best way to get from Chesterfield to Alton Towers Waterpark is to train which takes 1 h 51 min and costs £45 - £95. Alternatively, you can bus and line 110 bus, which costs £11 - £14 and takes 4 h 11 min.

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Chesterfield to Alton Towers Waterpark bus services, operated by Yourbus, arrive at Ashbourne, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chesterfield to Alton Towers Waterpark is 37 miles. It takes approximately 1 h to drive from Chesterfield to Alton Towers Waterpark.

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Map of how to get from Chesterfield to Alton Towers Waterpark.
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  • Distance: 26.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 51 min

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

You can take a train from Chesterfield to Alton Towers Waterpark via Derby and Uttoxeter in around 1 h 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chesterfield to Alton Towers Waterpark via Matlock, Bakewell Road, Matlock, Bakewell Road (Co-op), Ashbourne, Bus Station, and Alton Towers Entrance in around 4 h 11 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Chesterfield to Derby
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Single
$11 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Single
$16 - $23
Train from Derby to Uttoxeter
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $7
Off-Peak Single
$8 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Single
$12 - $19
Merseyrail Electrics
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from Chesterfield to Derby
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Derby to Uttoxeter
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
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
Stagecoach Chesterfield
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Whittington Moor, Donkey Derby to Matlock, Bakewell Road
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Yorkshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Whittington Moor, Donkey Derby to Matlock, Bakewell Road
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Yourbus
Website
catchyourbus.co.uk
Bus from Matlock, Bakewell Road (Co-op) to Ashbourne, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
catchyourbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Chesterfield to Alton Towers Waterpark
Ave. Duration
1 h
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Sheffield City Taxis
Phone
+44 114 239 3939
Website
sheffieldcitytaxis.com
S1 Taxis
Phone
+44 114 255 5111

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