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

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Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h 18 min

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

$4 - $5

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Derby to Alton Towers Station 26.5 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Derby to Alton Towers Station 26.5 miles

$5 - $9

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

Notts & Derby operates a bus from Derby to Alton Towers Station once daily. Tickets cost $4 - $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
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Derby to Alton Towers Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Trent Cars Ltd
Phone
+44 115 950 5050
Website
trentcars.com
Fon-A-Car
Phone
+44 115 950 0500

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Derby to Alton Towers Station?

The distance between Derby and Alton Towers Station is 29 km. The road distance is 42 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Derby to Alton Towers Station?

The cheapest way to get from Derby to Alton Towers Station is to bus which costs £2 - £4 and takes 1 h 18 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Derby to Alton Towers Station?

The quickest way to get from Derby to Alton Towers Station is to taxi which takes 32 min and costs £95 - £120.

Is there a direct bus between Derby and Alton Towers Station?

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

How long does it take to get from Derby to Alton Towers Station?

The bus from Derby, Bus Station to Alton Towers Entrance takes 55 min including transfers and departs once daily.