There are 10 ways to get from Dublin to Alton Towers Station by car ferry, train, bus and ferry, bus, car or plane

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

Carferry, train  •  12 h 20 min

  1. Take the carferry from Dublin to Bootle
  2. Take the train from Liverpool South Parkway to Crewe
  3. Take the train from Crewe to Uttoxeter

$116 - $295

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Fly to East Midlands, bus  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to East Midlands (EMA) DUB - EMA
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Alton Towers Entrance

$33 - $262

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Bus and ferry, bus  •  14 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham 871
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Stoke-On-Trent National Express

$36 - $45

Bus and ferry, train  •  14 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to Manchester 880
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Kidsgrove

$40 - $49

Train, carferry  •  15 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Pearse to Rosslare Europort
  2. Take the carferry from Rosslare to Fishguard
  3. Take the train from Fishguard Harbour to Crewe
  4. Take the train from Crewe to Uttoxeter

$222 - $319

Carferry, drive  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the carferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Drive from Holyhead to Alton Towers Station

$68 - $87

Fly to Manchester, bus  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Manchester (MAN) DUB - MAN
  2. Take the bus from Hanley, Bus Station (stand A) to Alton Towers Entrance

$37 - $155

Fly to Liverpool, train  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Liverpool (LPL) DUB - LPL
  2. Take the train from Liverpool South Parkway to Crewe
  3. Take the train from Crewe to Uttoxeter

$87 - $316

Fly to Birmingham, train, bus  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Birmingham (BHX) DUB - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
  3. Take the bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Alton Towers Entrance

$68 - $253

Fly to Leeds Bradford, train, bus  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) DUB - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Derby
  3. Take the bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Alton Towers Entrance

$57 - $253

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Alton Towers Station. However, there are services departing from Dublin and arriving at Alton Towers Entrance via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Hanley, Bus Station (stand A). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 1 min.

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The distance between Dublin and Alton Towers Station is 293 km.

The best way to get from Dublin to Alton Towers Station without a car is to carferry and train which takes 12 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 12 h 20 min to get from Dublin to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.

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Dublin to Alton Towers Station bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Dublin station.

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The quickest flight from Dublin Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Dublin to Alton Towers Station bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Stoke-On-Trent station.

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British Airways, Ryanair and Aer Lingus offer flights from Dublin Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 497+ hotels available in Alton Towers Station. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Dublin Airport is to line 702 bus which takes 11 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Alton Towers Station.
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  • Distance: 183 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 20 min

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

There is no direct connection from Dublin to Alton Towers Station. However, you can take the carferry to Bootle, take the walk to Seaforth Road (Kellogs), take the bus to Seaforth, Liverpool Freeport, take the walk to Seaforth & Litherland, take the train to Liverpool South Parkway, take the train to Crewe, take the train to Uttoxeter, then take the taxi to Alton Towers Station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Dublin to Alton Towers Station via Birmingham, Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Stoke-On-Trent, Hanley, Bus Station (stand A), and Alton Towers Entrance in around 14 h 1 min.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Flights from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Flights from Dublin to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dublin to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Flights from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Flights from Dublin to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $220
Flights from Dublin to Liverpool
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $250
Flights from Dublin to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $260
Flights from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $230
Flights from Dublin to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $240
Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Uttoxeter
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $11
Off-Peak Single
$14 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Single
$20 - $30
Train from Leeds to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$17 - $25
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Kidsgrove
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Fishguard Harbour to Crewe
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $160
First Anytime Day Single
$160 - $240
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Train from Leeds to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Bus operators
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 and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Stoke-On-Trent
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Dublin to Manchester
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
First in The Potteries
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Hanley, Bus Station (stand A) to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Website
firstgroup.com
Notts & Derby
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Ferry operators
P&O Ferries
Phone
01304 448866.
Website
poferries.com
Car ferry from Dublin to Bootle
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Schedules at
poferries.com
Book at
directferries.co.uk
Passenger & Car Saver
$130
Passenger & Car Flexi
$195
Overnight Cabin
$52
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Rosslare to Fishguard
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
stenaline.ie
Book at
directferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$46
Small Car
$155
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$38 - $43
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$38 - $43
car
$115
Passenger
$41

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