There are 4 ways to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Alton Towers Entrance by train, taxi, car or towncar

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, taxi  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
  3. Take a taxi from Stoke-on-Trent to Alton Towers Entrance

$95 - $157

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Alton Towers Entrance 38.6 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Alton Towers Entrance 38.6 miles

$8 - $12

Towncar  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take a town car from Manchester Airport to Alton Towers Entrance 38.6 miles

$100 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Alton Towers Entrance is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 1 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Alton Towers Entrance is to taxi which costs £130 - £170 and takes 1 h 1 min.

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The distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Alton Towers Entrance is 30 miles. The road distance is 38.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 32 min to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Alton Towers Entrance, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Manchester Airport (MAN), England and Alton Towers Entrance, England?

There is no direct connection from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Alton Towers Entrance. However, you can take the train to Manchester Piccadilly, take the train to Stoke-on-Trent, then take the taxi to Alton Towers Entrance. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Alton Towers Entrance.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $7
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $7
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
First Anytime Day Single
$6 - $10
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $24
First Anytime Day Single
$24 - $40
Virgin West Coast Trains
Other operators
Taxi from Stoke-on-Trent to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Stoke Link Taxis
Phone
+44 1782 412412
Rushhour Taxi
Phone
+44 7956 195895
Website
rushhourtaxis.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Manchester Airport to Alton Towers Entrance
Estimated price
$100 - $140

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