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There are 4 ways to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Alton Towers Entrance by train, taxi, bus or car

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Train, taxi  •  59 min

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

$88 - $142

3 alternative options

Bus, line 32 bus  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Stoke-On-Trent National Express
  2. Take the line 32 bus from Hanley, Bus Station to Kingsley Holt, Crossroads 32

Taxi  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Alton Towers Entrance 46.9 miles

$210 - $260

Drive  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Alton Towers Entrance 46.9 miles

$10 - $15

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Alton Towers Entrance is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 1 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Alton Towers Entrance is to train and taxi which costs £65 - £110 and takes 59 min.

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The distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station and Alton Towers Entrance is 37 miles. The road distance is 46.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Alton Towers Entrance without a car is to train and taxi which takes 59 min and costs £65 - £110.

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It takes approximately 59 min to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Alton Towers Entrance, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station to Alton Towers Entrance is 47 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 10 min to drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Alton Towers Entrance.

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There are 495+ hotels available in Alton Towers Entrance. Prices start at $97 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Alton Towers Entrance.
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  • Distance: 36.6 miles
  • Duration: 59 min

What companies run services between Manchester Piccadilly Station, England and Alton Towers Entrance, England?

You can take a bus from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Alton Towers Entrance via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, Stoke-On-Trent, Hanley, Bus Station, and Kingsley Holt, Crossroads in around 2 h 21 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
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 Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Stoke-On-Trent
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
First in The Potteries
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Hanley, Bus Station to Kingsley Holt, Crossroads
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Stoke-on-Trent to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Stoke Link Taxis
Phone
+44 1782 412412
Rushhour Taxi
Phone
+44 7956 195895
Website
rushhourtaxis.co.uk

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