There are 3 ways to get from Folkestone to Alton Towers Station by train, bus or car

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 21 min

  1. Take the train from Folkestone Central to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Stoke-on-Trent

$179 - $261

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Folkestone Central to St Pancras International
  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

$63 - $136

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Folkestone to Alton Towers Station 226.5 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Folkestone to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 3 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Folkestone to Alton Towers Station is to train which costs £140 - £210 and takes 3 h 21 min.

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The distance between Folkestone and Alton Towers Station is 186 miles. The road distance is 226.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 21 min to get from Folkestone to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Folkestone to Alton Towers Station.
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  • Distance: 186 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 21 min

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

You can take a train from Folkestone to Alton Towers Station via St Pancras International, London Euston, and Stoke-on-Trent in around 3 h 21 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
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 24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$28 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $90
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Single
$80 - $120
Bus operators
Notts & Derby
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk

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