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

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Train, bus  •  3h 27m

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Stafford
  2. Take the bus from Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station to Alton, Post Office X41

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Train  •  4h 13m

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Stoke-on-Trent

£61 - £202

3 alternative options

Train via Derby  •  4h 24m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Derby

£69 - £104

Bus  •  6h 6m

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Chesterfield National Express
  2. Take the bus from Chesterfield, New Beetwell Street to Alton Towers Entrance X71

Drive  •  2h 33m

  1. Drive from London Paddington to Alton Towers Station 147.7 miles

£22 - £35

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The cheapest way to get from London to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £22 - £35 and takes 2h 33m.

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The fastest way to get from London to Alton Towers Station is to drive which takes 2h 33m and costs £22 - £35.

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No, there is no direct bus from London station to Alton Towers Station. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Alton Towers Entrance via Chesterfield, New Beetwell Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 6m.

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The distance between London and Alton Towers Station is 127 miles. The road distance is 147.7 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Alton Towers Station without a car is to train and bus which takes 3h 27m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 27m to get from London to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.

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London to Alton Towers Station bus services, operated by National Express, depart from London Victoria Coach Station.

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The best way to get from London to Alton Towers Station is to train which takes 4h 13m and costs £60 - £210. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6h 6m.

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London to Alton Towers Station bus services, operated by Hulleys of Baslow, arrive at Alton Towers Entrance station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London to Alton Towers Station is 148 miles. It takes approximately 2h 33m to drive from London to Alton Towers Station.

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  • Distance: 127.1 miles
  • Duration: 3h 27m

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

Avanti West Coast operates a train from London Euston to Stoke-on-Trent hourly. Tickets cost £55 - £190 and the journey takes 1h 27m. London Northwestern Railway also services this route once a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Victoria to Alton Towers Station via Chesterfield, Chesterfield, New Beetwell Street, and Alton Towers Entrance in around 6h 6m.

Train operators
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Stafford
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£50 - £180
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£50 - £65
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£130 - £180
Train from London Euston to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£55 - £190
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£55 - £75
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£140 - £190
London Northwestern Railway
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Stafford
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£50 - £60
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£9 - £13
Anytime Day Single
£50 - £60
Train from London Euston to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£55 - £65
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£9 - £14
Anytime Day Single
£55 - £65
East Midlands Railways
Bus operators
D&G Bus
Phone
01782 332337
Email
info@dgbus.co.uk
Website
dgbus.co.uk
Bus from Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station to Alton, Post Office
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
6 times a week
Website
D&G Bus
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Chesterfield
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£7 - £10
Website
National Express
Hulleys of Baslow
Phone
01246 582246
Email
office2008@hulleys-of-baslow.co.uk
Website
hulleys-of-baslow.co.uk
Bus from Chesterfield, New Beetwell Street to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
Hulleys of Baslow

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