There are 4 ways to get from Coventry to Alton Towers Entrance by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  3h 14m

  1. Take the train from Canley to Stafford
  2. Take the bus from Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station to Alton Towers Entrance X41

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Bus  •  4h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station to Nottingham Station Street National Express
  2. Take the bus from Nottingham station to Alton Towers Entrance X52

£9 - £13

2 alternative options

Train, bus via Coventry  •  3h 17m

  1. Take the train from Coventry to Stafford
  2. Take the bus from Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station to Alton Towers Entrance X41

Drive  •  1h 14m

  1. Drive from Coventry to Alton Towers Entrance 58 miles

£9 - £14

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The cheapest way to get from Coventry to Alton Towers Entrance is to bus which costs £9 - £13 and takes 4h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Coventry to Alton Towers Entrance is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1h 14m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Coventry station to Alton Towers Entrance. However, there are services departing from Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station and arriving at Alton Towers Entrance via Nottingham station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 20m.

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The distance between Coventry and Alton Towers Entrance is 44 miles. The road distance is 58 miles.

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The best way to get from Coventry to Alton Towers Entrance without a car is to train and bus which takes 3h 14m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 14m to get from Coventry to Alton Towers Entrance, including transfers.

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Coventry to Alton Towers Entrance bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station.

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Coventry to Alton Towers Entrance bus services, operated by Notts & Derby, arrive at Alton Towers Entrance station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Coventry to Alton Towers Entrance is 58 miles. It takes approximately 1h 14m to drive from Coventry to Alton Towers Entrance.

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There are 562+ hotels available in Alton Towers Entrance. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Coventry to Alton Towers Entrance.
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  • Distance: 43.7 miles
  • Duration: 3h 14m

What companies run services between Coventry, England and Alton Towers Entrance, England?

You can take a bus from Coventry to Alton Towers Entrance via Nottingham Station Street and Nottingham station in around 4h 20m.

Train operators
London Northwestern Railway
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Canley to Stafford
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £20
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single
£13 - £20
Train from Coventry to Stafford
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£14 - £20
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single
£14 - £20
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Coventry to Stafford
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£29 - £45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£20 - £30
Anytime Single
£29 - £45
Off-Peak Single
£18 - £28
Virgin Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Coventry to Stafford
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£17 - £65
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£17 - £23
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£45 - £65
Bus operators
D&G Bus
Phone
01782 332337
Email
info@dgbus.co.uk
Website
dgbus.co.uk
Bus from Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
D&G Bus
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 Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station to Nottingham Station Street
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Book at
National Express
Notts & Derby
Phone
01332 204568
Email
ndtraffic@nottsderby.co.uk
Website
nottsderby.co.uk
Bus from Nottingham station to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Notts & Derby

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