There are 4 ways to get from Gloucester 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 11 min

$100 - $144

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 51 min

  1. X32

$24 - $31

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 7 min

  1. X52

$57 - $85

Drive  •  1 h 47 min

  1. 95.1 miles

$20 - $30

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Gloucester to Alton Towers Station every 2 hours. Tickets cost $50 - $80 and the journey takes 1 h 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gloucester to Alton Towers Station via Birmingham, Stoke-On-Trent, Hanley, Bus Station (stand A), and Alton Towers Entrance in around 5 h 51 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Notts & Derby
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Gloucester to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham to Stoke-On-Trent
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Coastal Liner UK
Phone
01902 633064
Email
info@coastallinerltd.co.uk
Website
coastallinerltd.co.uk
Bus from Hanley, Bus Station (stand A) to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
Coastal Liner UK

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Gloucester and Alton Towers Station is 126 km. The road distance is 152 km.

The cheapest way to get from Gloucester to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £15 - £22 and takes 1 h 47 min.

The quickest way to get from Gloucester to Alton Towers Station is to drive which takes 1 h 47 min and costs £15 - £22.

No, there is no direct bus from Gloucester to Alton Towers Station. However, there are services departing from Gloucester and arriving at Alton Towers Entrance via Birmingham and Hanley, Bus Station (stand A). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 51 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 11 min to get from Gloucester to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.