There are 4 ways to get from King's Lynn to Alton Towers Station by train, bus or car

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Train  •  4 h 57 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

$123 - $178

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from King's Lynn to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) Skylink Leicester Derby

$18 - $26

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  6 h 30 min

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

$42 - $54

Drive  •  2 h 20 min

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

$25 - $40

Questions & Answers

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 St Margaret's Bus Station and Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 27 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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The best way to get from King's Lynn to Alton Towers Station without a car is to train which takes 4 h 57 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 57 min to get from King's Lynn to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.

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King's Lynn to Alton Towers Station bus services, operated by National Express, depart from King's Lynn station.

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The best way to get from King's Lynn to Alton Towers Station is to train which takes 4 h 57 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 27 min.

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King's Lynn to Alton Towers Station bus services, operated by Kinchbus, arrive at Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station).

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Yes, the driving distance between King's Lynn to Alton Towers Station is 121 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 20 min to drive from King's Lynn to Alton Towers Station.

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There are 497+ hotels available in Alton Towers Station. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from King's Lynn to Alton Towers Station.
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  • Distance: 97.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 57 min

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 4 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from King's Lynn to Alton Towers Station via Leicester St Margarets Bus Station, St Margaret's Bus Station, Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station), and Alton Towers Entrance in around 6 h 27 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
Every 2 hours
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
Bus operators
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 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
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
First in Norfolk & Suffolk
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from King's Lynn, Transport Interchange to Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 10)
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Website
firstgroup.com
Notts & Derby
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Nottingham Railway Staqtion (Nottingham Railway Station) to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk

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