There are 4 ways to get from King's Lynn 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  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Kings Lynn to Ely
  2. Take the train from Ely to Leicester
  3. Take the train from Leicester to Derby

$117 - $179

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from King's Lynn to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to Derby National Express / ...

$20 - $30

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from King's Lynn, Railway Station (forecourt) to Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 10)
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Nottingham
  3. Take the bus from Broad Marsh Bus Station to Alton Towers Entrance X52

$22 - $48

Drive  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Drive from King's Lynn to Alton Towers Station 120.7 miles

$25 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from King's Lynn to Alton Towers Station is to bus which costs £15 - £23 and takes 6 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from King's Lynn to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £19 - £29 and takes 2 h 20 min.

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The distance between King's Lynn and Alton Towers Station is 97 miles. The road distance is 120.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 8 min to get from King's Lynn to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from King's Lynn to Alton Towers Station. However, there are services departing from King's Lynn and arriving at Alton Towers Entrance via Leicester St Margarets Bus Station and Derby, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 42 min.

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What companies run services between King's Lynn, England and Alton Towers Station, England?

You can take a train from King's Lynn to Alton Towers Station via Ely, Leicester, Derby, and Uttoxeter in around 5 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from King's Lynn to Alton Towers Station via Leicester St Margarets Bus Station, Derby, Derby, Bus Station, and Alton Towers Entrance in around 6 h 42 min.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Kings Lynn to Ely
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
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
Train from Peterborough to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $18
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Merseyrail Electrics
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from Leicester to Derby
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Peterborough to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Bus operators
Notts & Derby
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Broad Marsh Bus Station to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from King's Lynn to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com

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