There are 7 ways to get from Farnborough to Alton Towers Station by train, bus, car, plane or taxi

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  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Farnborough (Main) to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Stoke-on-Trent

$181 - $265

Cheapest option

Train East Midlands Trains, bus  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Farnborough (Main) to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Derby
  3. Take the bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Alton Towers Entrance X52

$49 - $121

5 alternative options

Train CrossCountry, bus  •  6 h 8 min

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

$83 - $132

Drive  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Farnborough to Alton Towers Station 169.2 miles

$35 - $55

Train to London Heathrow, fly, train, taxi  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Farnborough (Main) to Woking
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
  4. Take a taxi from Stoke-on-Trent to Alton Towers Station

$173 - $425

Train to Southampton, fly, train  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Farnborough (Main) to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent

$153 - $323

Train, train to Southend, fly  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Farnborough (Main) to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Southend Airport
  3. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Manchester (MAN) SEN - MAN
  4. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent

$196 - $520

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

You can take a train from Farnborough to Alton Towers Station via London Waterloo, Waterloo Underground Station, Euston Underground Station, London Euston, and Stoke-on-Trent in around 3 h 1 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Farnborough (Main) to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Farnborough (Main) to Woking
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Farnborough (Main) to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $150
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $150
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $45
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$30 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $90
Anytime Single
$90 - $130
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Reading to Derby
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $70
Anytime Single
$70 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $95
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
First Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Greater Anglia
Bus operators
Notts & Derby
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Stoke-on-Trent to Alton Towers Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Stoke Link Taxis
Phone
+44 1782 412412
Rushhour Taxi
Phone
+44 7956 195895
Website
rushhourtaxis.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Farnborough to Alton Towers Station?

The distance between Farnborough and Alton Towers Station is 203 km. The road distance is 271 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Farnborough to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £25 - £40 and takes 2 h 48 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Farnborough to Alton Towers Station is to drive which takes 2 h 48 min and costs £25 - £40.

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

It takes approximately 3 h 1 min to get from Farnborough to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.