There are 5 ways to get from Lichfield to Alton Towers Station by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Lichfield City to Derby
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Alton Towers Entrance X52

$32 - $49

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Burton upon Trent, High Street to Derby, Bus Station V3|the villager / ...
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Alton Towers Entrance X52

$12 - $14

3 alternative options

Line 825 bus, line 101 bus, bus  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the line 825 bus from Lichfield City Centre, Bus Station to Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station (Rail Station) 825
  2. Take the line 101 bus from Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Hanley, Bus Station (arrival stop) 101
  3. Take the bus from Hanley, Bus Station (stand A) to Alton Towers Entrance X32

$18

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lichfield to Alton Towers Station 27.8 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Lichfield to Alton Towers Station 27.8 miles

$6 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Lichfield to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lichfield to Alton Towers Station is to taxi which costs £100 - £120 and takes 38 min.

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The distance between Lichfield and Alton Towers Station is 21 miles. The road distance is 27.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 55 min to get from Lichfield to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lichfield station to Alton Towers Station. However, there are services departing from Lichfield City Centre, Bus Station and arriving at Alton Towers Entrance via Burton upon Trent, High Street and Derby, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 39 min.

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The nearest airport to Alton Towers Station is East Midlands (EMA) Airport which is 26.1 miles away. Other nearby airports include Manchester (MAN) (30.9 miles), Birmingham (BHX) (37.4 miles), Liverpool (LPL) (46.9 miles) and London Luton (LTN) (100.1 miles).

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Lichfield to Alton Towers Station bus services, operated by Trent Barton, arrive at Derby station.

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Map of how to get from Lichfield to Alton Towers Station.
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  • Distance: 21.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 55 min

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

You can take a bus from Lichfield to Alton Towers Station via Burton upon Trent, Octagon Centre, Burton upon Trent, High Street, Derby, Bus Station, and Alton Towers Entrance in around 3 h 39 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Notts & Derby
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Burton upon Trent, High Street to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Lichfield City Centre, Bus Station to Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
First in The Potteries
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Hanley, Bus Station (arrival stop)
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8
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
Other operators
Taxi from Lichfield to Alton Towers Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
TOA Taxis
Phone
+44 121 427 8888
Website
toataxis.co.uk
Birmingham Taxis
Phone
+44 121 775 0017
Website
taxisbirmingham.co.uk

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