There are 5 ways to get from Coventry 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  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Coventry to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
  3. Take the train from Derby to Uttoxeter

$83 - $161

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Coventry, Sainsbury's to Haymarket Bus Station 48
  2. Take the bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) Skylink Leicester Derby

$18 - $22

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 44 min

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

$40 - $102

Bus via Derby  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Coventry, The Whitefriars to St Margaret's Bus Station X6
  2. Take the bus from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to Derby 230
  3. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Alton Towers Entrance X52

$19 - $25

Drive  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Coventry to Alton Towers Station 56.4 miles

$12 - $18

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Coventry to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Coventry to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 10 min.

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The distance between Coventry and Alton Towers Station is 43 miles. The road distance is 56.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 49 min to get from Coventry to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Coventry to Alton Towers Station. However, there are services departing from Coventry, The Whitefriars and arriving at Alton Towers Entrance via Leicester St Margarets Bus Station and Derby, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Coventry to Alton Towers Station.
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  • Distance: 43.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 49 min

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

You can take a train from Coventry to Alton Towers Station via Birmingham New Street, Derby, and Uttoxeter in around 2 h 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Coventry to Alton Towers Station via St Margaret's Bus Station, Leicester St Margarets Bus Station, Derby, Derby, Bus Station, and Alton Towers Entrance in around 5 h 30 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Coventry to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $35
Anytime Single
$28 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$12 - $19
Train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
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 - $18
Bus operators
Notts & Derby
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Coventry, Sainsbury's to Haymarket Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk

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