There are 4 ways to get from Grantham to Alton Towers Station by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Grantham to Nottingham
  2. Take the train from Nottingham to Derby
  3. Take the train from Derby to Uttoxeter

$63 - $125

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Line 19 bus, bus  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the line 19 bus from Melton Mowbray, St Mary's Way (Regal Cinema) to Nottingham, Crown Court 19
  2. Take the bus from Broad Marsh Bus Station to Alton Towers Entrance X52

$21 - $25

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Grantham to Nottingham
  2. Take the bus from Broad Marsh Bus Station to Alton Towers Entrance X52

$26 - $30

Drive  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Grantham to Alton Towers Station 67.2 miles

$14 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Grantham to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £11 - £16 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Grantham to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £11 - £16 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Grantham station to Alton Towers Station. However, there are services departing from Grantham, Bus Station and arriving at Alton Towers Entrance via Melton Mowbray, St Mary's Way (Regal Cinema) and Broad Marsh Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 3 min.

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The distance between Grantham and Alton Towers Station is 53 miles. The road distance is 67.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Grantham to Alton Towers Station without a car is to train which takes 2 h 39 min and costs £45 - £100.

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It takes approximately 2 h 39 min to get from Grantham to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.

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Grantham to Alton Towers Station bus services, operated by Centrebus, depart from Melton Mowbray, St Mary's Way (Regal Cinema) station.

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The best way to get from Grantham to Alton Towers Station is to train which takes 2 h 39 min and costs £45 - £100. Alternatively, you can line 19 bus and bus, which costs £15 - £19 and takes 5 h 3 min.

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Grantham to Alton Towers Station bus services, operated by Network West Midlands, arrive at Alton Towers Entrance station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Grantham to Alton Towers Station is 67 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 16 min to drive from Grantham to Alton Towers Station.

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  • Distance: 52.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 39 min

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

You can take a train from Grantham to Alton Towers Station via Nottingham, Derby, and Uttoxeter in around 2 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Grantham to Alton Towers Station via Melton Mowbray, St Mary's Way (car park), Melton Mowbray, St Mary's Way (Regal Cinema), Nottingham, Crown Court, Broad Marsh Bus Station, and Alton Towers Entrance in around 5 h 3 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Grantham to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Single
$10 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Single
$15 - $22
Train from Nottingham to Derby
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$3 - $6
Off-Peak Single
$7 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Single
$10 - $15
Train from Derby to Uttoxeter
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $7
Off-Peak Single
$8 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Single
$12 - $18
Bus operators
Network West Midlands
Website
networkwestmidlands.com
Bus from Broad Marsh Bus Station to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Website
networkwestmidlands.com
Centrebus
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
centrebus.info
Bus from Melton Mowbray, St Mary's Way (Regal Cinema) to Nottingham, Crown Court
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
centrebus.info

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