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

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Line 58 bus, bus  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the line 58 bus from Macclesfield, Bus Station to Buxton, Market Place (Stop C) 58
  2. Take the bus from Buxton, Market Place to Ashbourne, Bus Station (Council Offices) 442 / ...

$22

Cheapest option

Line 109 bus, line 108 bus  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the line 109 bus from Macclesfield, Bus Station to Leek Town Centre, Bus Station 109
  2. Take the line 108 bus from Leek Town Centre, Bus Station to Ashbourne, Bus Station (Council Offices) 108

$16

3 alternative options

Train, taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from Macclesfield to Stoke-on-Trent
  2. Take a taxi from Stoke-on-Trent to Alton Towers Station

$86 - $129

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Macclesfield to Alton Towers Station 26.2 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Macclesfield to Alton Towers Station 26.2 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Macclesfield to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Macclesfield to Alton Towers Station is to taxi which costs £90 - £120 and takes 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Macclesfield station to Alton Towers Station. However, there are services departing from Macclesfield, Bus Station and arriving at Alton Towers Entrance via Buxton, Market Place and Ashbourne, Bus Station (Council Offices). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 10 min.

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The distance between Macclesfield and Alton Towers Station is 22 miles. The road distance is 26.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Macclesfield to Alton Towers Station without a car is to line 58 bus and bus which takes 4 h 10 min and costs £17.

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It takes approximately 4 h 10 min to get from Macclesfield to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.

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Macclesfield to Alton Towers Station bus services, operated by High Peak, arrive at Macclesfield, Bus Station.

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Macclesfield to Alton Towers Station bus services, operated by High Peak, arrive at Ashbourne, Bus Station (Council Offices).

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Yes, the driving distance between Macclesfield to Alton Towers Station is 26 miles. It takes approximately 39 min to drive from Macclesfield to Alton Towers Station.

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There are 498+ hotels available in Alton Towers Station. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Macclesfield to Alton Towers Station.
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  • Distance: 21.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 10 min

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

You can take a bus from Macclesfield to Alton Towers Station via Buxton, Market Place (Stop C), Buxton, Market Place, Ashbourne, Bus Station (Council Offices), and Alton Towers Entrance in around 4 h 10 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Macclesfield to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $25
Bus operators
High Peak
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Macclesfield, Bus Station to Buxton, Market Place (Stop C)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Buxton, Market Place to Ashbourne, Bus Station (Council Offices)
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Aimee's
Phone
01538 385050
Email
louise@aimeestravel.com
Website
aimeestravel.com
Bus from Macclesfield, Bus Station to Leek Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
aimeestravel.com
Bus from Leek Town Centre, Bus Station to Ashbourne, Bus Station (Council Offices)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
aimeestravel.com
Other operators
Taxi from Stoke-on-Trent to Alton Towers Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Stoke Link Taxis
Phone
+44 1782 412412
Rushhour Taxi
Phone
+44 7956 195895
Website
rushhourtaxis.co.uk

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