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

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Derby

$122 - $177

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard to Derby National Express

$20 - $26

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5 h 54 min

  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 Railway Station to Alton Towers Entrance X32

$83 - $144

Drive  •  3 h 11 min

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

$40 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Alton Towers Station is to bus which costs £15 - £20 and takes 7 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3 h 11 min.

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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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It takes approximately 3 h 44 min to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.

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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 Derby, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 28 min.

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Alton Towers Station every 3 hours. Tickets cost $75 - $120 and the journey takes 2 h 16 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Alton Towers Station twice a week. Tickets cost $16 - $21 and the journey takes 5 h 10 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Derby
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$75 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $110
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$24 - $35
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $85
Virgin West Coast Trains
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $24
First Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Bus operators
Coastal Liner UK
Phone
01902 633064
Email
info@coastallinerltd.co.uk
Website
coastallinerltd.co.uk
Bus from Stoke-on-Trent Railway Station to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
Coastal Liner UK
National Express

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