There are 12 ways to get from Inverness to Alton Towers Station by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  9 h 23 min

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

$220 - $353

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Bus  •  13 h 30 min

  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

$65 - $84

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Train CrossCountry  •  11 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Inverness to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Derby

$155 - $246

Bus, train  •  12 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to West End, Queensferry Street (after Charlotte Lane at 43) M90 / ...
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Kidsgrove

$147 - $205

Night train  •  11 h 49 min

  1. Take the night train from Inverness to Crewe

$68 - $90

Drive  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Inverness to Alton Towers Station 421.3 miles

$90 - $140

Fly Inverness to Manchester, bus  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Inverness (INV) to Manchester (MAN) INV - MAN
  2. Take the bus from Hanley, Bus Station (stand A) to Alton Towers Entrance

$80 - $248

Fly Inverness to Birmingham, train, bus  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Inverness (INV) to Birmingham (BHX) INV - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
  3. Take the bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Alton Towers Entrance

$101 - $365

Train to Edinburgh, fly to East Midlands  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Inverness to Edinburgh Gateway
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to East Midlands (EMA) EDI - EMA

$96 - $242

Train to Aberdeen, fly to Manchester, bus  •  8 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Inverness to Dyce
  2. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Manchester (MAN) ABZ - MAN
  3. Take the bus from Hanley, Bus Station (stand A) to Alton Towers Entrance

$85 - $196

Fly Inverness to London Luton, train, bus  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Inverness (INV) to London Luton (LTN) INV - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to Leicester
  3. Take the train from Leicester to Derby
  4. Take the bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Alton Towers Entrance

$82 - $254

Train to Aberdeen, fly to Birmingham, train  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Inverness to Dyce
  2. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Birmingham (BHX) ABZ - BHX
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Derby

$121 - $293

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Inverness station to Alton Towers Station. However, there are services departing from Inverness, Bus Station and arriving at Alton Towers Entrance via Glasgow and Hanley, Bus Station (stand A). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 30 min.

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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 9 h 23 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 23 min to get from Inverness to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.

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Inverness to Alton Towers Station bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Inverness, Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Inverness to Alton Towers Station is to train which takes 9 h 23 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 13 h 30 min.

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

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Inverness to Alton Towers Station bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Stoke-On-Trent station.

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

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Flybe and Loganair offer flights from Inverness Airport to Manchester Airport.

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Map of how to get from Inverness to Alton Towers Station.
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  • Distance: 325.8 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 23 min

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 Uttoxeter in around 9 h 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Inverness to Alton Towers Station via Buchanan Bus Station, Glasgow, Stoke-On-Trent, Hanley, Bus Station (stand A), and Alton Towers Entrance in around 13 h 30 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Inverness to Manchester via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from Inverness to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $420
Flights from Edinburgh to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Aberdeen to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $260
Flights from Aberdeen to Manchester via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $260
Flights from Aberdeen to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Aberdeen to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Inverness to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Inverness to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Birmingham via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Train from Inverness to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Train from Inverness to Edinburgh Gateway
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
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 Dyce
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $40
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$55 - $90
Train from Inverness to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$55 - $90
Virgin West Coast Trains
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Uttoxeter
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $11
Off-Peak Single
$14 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Single
$21 - $30
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to Leicester
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $23
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Train from Leicester to Derby
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Derby
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Single
$120 - $180
Off-Peak Single
$130 - $190
Train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $50
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $130
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Inverness to Crewe
Ave. Duration
8 h 24 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$201
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 (after Charlotte Lane at 43)
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $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
6 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Website
nationalexpress.com
First in The Potteries
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Hanley, Bus Station (stand A) to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Website
firstgroup.com
Notts & Derby
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk

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