There are 4 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Alton Towers Station by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  4h 53m

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Sheffield
  2. Take the bus from Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange D4 to Alton Towers Entrance X71

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Train, bus via Manchester  •  5h 51m

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
  3. Take the bus from Stoke-on-Trent station to Alton Towers Entrance 32X / ...

Bus  •  6h 32m

  1. Take the bus from NEWCASTLE upon Tyne, St James Boulevard to SHEFFIELD Coach Station, Pond Street National Express
  2. Take the bus from Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange D4 to Alton Towers Entrance X71

Drive  •  3h 8m

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Alton Towers Station 187 miles

£30 - £50

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The cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3h 8m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Alton Towers Station. However, there are services departing from NEWCASTLE upon Tyne, St James Boulevard and arriving at Alton Towers Entrance via Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange D4. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 32m.

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The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and Alton Towers Station is 139 miles. The road distance is 187 miles.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Alton Towers Station without a car is to train and bus which takes 4h 53m and costs .

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It takes approximately 4h 53m to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Alton Towers Station bus services, operated by National Express, depart from NEWCASTLE upon Tyne, St James Boulevard station.

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Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne to Alton Towers Station is 187 miles. It takes approximately 3h 8m to drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Alton Towers Station.

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  • Distance: 138.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 53m

What companies run services between Newcastle upon Tyne, England and Alton Towers Station, England?

You can take a bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Alton Towers Station via Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange D4 and Alton Towers Entrance in around 6h 32m.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£65 - £190
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£65 - £80
Anytime Day 1st Class
£130 - £190
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£29 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£29 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£75 - £110
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £65
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£19 - £27
Off-Peak Day Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single
£45 - £65
Bus operators
Hulleys of Baslow
Phone
01246 582246
Email
office2008@hulleys-of-baslow.co.uk
Website
hulleys-of-baslow.co.uk
Bus from Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange D4 to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
Hulleys of Baslow
D&G Bus
Phone
01782 332337
Email
info@dgbus.co.uk
Website
dgbus.co.uk
Bus from Stoke-on-Trent station to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
D&G Bus
First in The Potteries
Phone
0345 646 0707
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Stoke-on-Trent station to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
First in The Potteries
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 NEWCASTLE upon Tyne, St James Boulevard to SHEFFIELD Coach Station, Pond Street
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£7 - £10
Website
National Express

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