There are 3 ways to get from Derby to Alton Towers Entrance by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  55 min

  1. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Alton Towers Entrance X52

$3 - $5

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Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Derby to Alton Towers Entrance 28 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Derby to Alton Towers Entrance 28 miles

$6 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Derby to Alton Towers Entrance is to bus which costs £2 - £4 and takes 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Derby to Alton Towers Entrance is to taxi which costs £100 - £120 and takes 37 min.

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The distance between Derby and Alton Towers Entrance is 18 miles. The road distance is 28 miles.

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The bus from Derby, Bus Station to Alton Towers Entrance takes 55 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Derby, Bus Station station and arriving at Alton Towers Entrance. Services depart four times a day, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 55 min.

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The nearest airport to Alton Towers Entrance is East Midlands (EMA) Airport which is 26.2 miles away. Other nearby airports include Manchester (MAN) (30.5 miles), Birmingham (BHX) (38 miles), Liverpool (LPL) (46.8 miles) and London Luton (LTN) (100.5 miles).

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Map of how to get from Derby to Alton Towers Entrance.
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  • Distance: 18 miles
  • Duration: 55 min

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

Notts & Derby operates a bus from Derby to Alton Towers Entrance 4 times a day. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 55 min.

Bus operators
Notts & Derby
Website
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
Other operators
Taxi from Derby to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Trent Cars Ltd
Phone
+44 115 950 5050
Website
trentcars.com
Fon-A-Car
Phone
+44 115 950 0500

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