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

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Train, bus  •  4h 42m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Derby
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Railway Station to Alton Towers Entrance X52

£54 - £78

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Bus  •  7h 33m

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Nottingham Station Street National Express
  2. Take the bus from Nottingham station to Alton Towers Entrance X52

£16 - £25

2 alternative options

Line 50 bus, train, bus  •  4h 51m

  1. Take the line 50 bus from Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent to Clapham Road Stockwell Station 50
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Stafford
  3. Take the bus from Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station to Alton, Post Office X41

Drive  •  2h 56m

  1. Drive from Croydon to Alton Towers Station 159.2 miles

£26 - £40

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The cheapest way to get from Croydon to Alton Towers Station is to bus which costs £16 - £25 and takes 7h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Croydon to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 2h 56m.

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The distance between Croydon and Alton Towers Station is 135 miles. The road distance is 159.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Croydon to Alton Towers Station without a car is to train and bus which takes 4h 42m and costs £50 - £80.

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It takes approximately 4h 42m to get from Croydon to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Croydon to Alton Towers Station is 159 miles. It takes approximately 2h 56m to drive from Croydon to Alton Towers Station.

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There are 566+ hotels available in Alton Towers Station. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Croydon to Alton Towers Station.
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  • Distance: 134.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 42m

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

You can take a bus from Croydon to Alton Towers Station via London Victoria, London Victoria Coach Station, Nottingham Station Street, Nottingham station, and Alton Towers Entrance in around 7h 33m.

Train operators
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Derby
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £65
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£22 - £35
Off-Peak Single
£45 - £70
Anytime Day Single
£45 - £65
Anytime Single
£65 - £95
Virgin Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Stafford
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£50 - £180
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£50 - £65
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£130 - £180
Bus operators
Notts & Derby
Phone
01332 204568
Email
ndtraffic@nottsderby.co.uk
Website
nottsderby.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Railway Station to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Notts & Derby
Bus from Nottingham station to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Notts & Derby
D&G Bus
Phone
01782 332337
Email
info@dgbus.co.uk
Website
dgbus.co.uk
Bus from Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station to Alton, Post Office
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Nottingham Station Street
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £9
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National Express

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