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There are 10 ways to get from Inverness to Alton Towers Station by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly Inverness to Manchester, train  •  4h 9m

  1. Fly from Inverness (INV) to Manchester (MAN) INV - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent

$156 - $384

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Bus  •  12h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station G10
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow to Stoke-On-Trent National Express

$87 - $111

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Fly Inverness to Birmingham, train  •  4h 57m

  1. Fly from Inverness (INV) to Birmingham (BHX) INV - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham International to Stoke-on-Trent

$150 - $411

Train to Aberdeen, fly to Manchester, train  •  6h 24m

  1. Take the train from Inverness to Dyce
  2. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Manchester (MAN) ABZ - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent

$162 - $332

Train to Edinburgh, fly to Manchester, train  •  6h 54m

  1. Take the train from Inverness to Edinburgh Gateway
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Manchester (MAN) EDI - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent

$176 - $381

Train to Aberdeen, fly to Birmingham, train  •  7h 8m

  1. Take the train from Inverness to Dyce
  2. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Birmingham (BHX) ABZ - BHX
  3. Take the train from Birmingham International to Stoke-on-Trent

$171 - $339

Train  •  8h 54m

  1. Take the train from Inverness to Haymarket
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Crewe

$221 - $350

Bus, train  •  10h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to West End, Queensferry Street M90 / ...
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Derby

$173 - $251

Night train  •  10h 36m

  1. Take the night train from Inverness to Crewe

$105 - $147

Drive  •  7h 9m

  1. Drive from Inverness to Alton Towers Station 421.3 miles

$90 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Inverness to Alton Towers Station is to bus which costs £65 - £90 and takes 12h 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Inverness to Alton Towers Station is to fly and train which costs £110 - £300 and takes 4h 9m.

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The distance between Inverness and Alton Towers Station is 326 miles. The road distance is 421.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Inverness to Alton Towers Station without a car is to train which takes 8h 54m and costs £170 - £270.

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It takes approximately 4h 9m to get from Inverness to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Inverness to Alton Towers Station is to train which takes 8h 54m and costs £170 - £270. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £65 - £90 and takes 12h 22m.

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The quickest flight from Inverness Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Inverness to Alton Towers Station is 421 miles. It takes approximately 7h 9m to drive from Inverness to Alton Towers Station.

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Loganair offers flights from Inverness Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 503+ hotels available in Alton Towers Station. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Inverness to Alton Towers Station.
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  • Distance: 325.8 miles
  • Duration: 4h 9m

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

You can take a train from Inverness to Alton Towers Station via Haymarket, Crewe, and Blythe Bridge in around 8h 54m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Inverness to Alton Towers Station via Glasgow, Hanley, Bus Station, and Kingsley Holt, Crossroads in around 12h 22m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Inverness to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $420
Flights from Aberdeen to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $260
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Aberdeen to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Inverness to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Aberdeen to Manchester via Kirkwall
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Aberdeen to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $250
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Birmingham via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
Train from Haymarket to Crewe
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $220
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$85 - $130
Anytime Day Single
$140 - $220
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
Train from Birmingham International to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $40
Train from Edinburgh to Derby
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Single
$120 - $180
Off-Peak Single
$120 - $190
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Dyce
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $40
Train from Inverness to Edinburgh Gateway
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $60
Train from Inverness to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $60
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Inverness to Crewe
Ave. Duration
8h 52m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$199
Sleeper Seat
$50 - $80
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to West End, Queensferry Street
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
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 from Glasgow to Stoke-On-Trent
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Website
National Express

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The best way to get from Inverness to Inverness Airport is to bus which takes 23m and costs £3 - £5.

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