There are 4 ways to get from Loughborough to Alton Towers Entrance by train, bus, taxi 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, bus  •  2 h 22 min

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

$10 - $19

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Loughborough, High Street (Jim) to Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) Skylink Leicester Derby
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Alton Towers Entrance X52

$8 - $11

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Loughborough to Alton Towers Entrance 42.6 miles

$210 - $250

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Loughborough to Alton Towers Entrance 42.6 miles

$9 - $14

What companies run services between Loughborough, England and Alton Towers Entrance, England?

You can take a bus from Loughborough to Alton Towers Entrance via Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) in around 3 h 7 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Loughborough (Leics) to Derby
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $6
Off-Peak Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Single
$11 - $17
Bus operators
Notts & Derby
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from Loughborough, High Street (Jim) to Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Loughborough to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$210 - $250
Swift Fox Cabs
Phone
+44 116 262 8222
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 116 255 5111
Website
abc-taxis-leicester.co.uk
Trent Cars Ltd
Phone
+44 115 950 5050
Website
trentcars.com
Fon-A-Car
Phone
+44 115 950 0500

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Loughborough to Alton Towers Entrance?

The distance between Loughborough and Alton Towers Entrance is 53 km. The road distance is 68 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Loughborough to Alton Towers Entrance?

The cheapest way to get from Loughborough to Alton Towers Entrance is to bus which costs £6 - £9 and takes 3 h 7 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Loughborough to Alton Towers Entrance?

The quickest way to get from Loughborough to Alton Towers Entrance is to taxi which takes 52 min and costs £150 - £180.

Is there a direct bus between Loughborough and Alton Towers Entrance?

No, there is no direct bus from Loughborough to Alton Towers Entrance. However, there are services departing from Loughborough, High Street (Jim) and arriving at Alton Towers Entrance via Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 7 min.

How long does it take to get from Loughborough to Alton Towers Entrance?

It takes approximately 2 h 22 min to get from Loughborough to Alton Towers Entrance, including transfers.