There are 4 ways to get from Newport to Alton Towers Station by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Derby

$113 - $164

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Bus  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from NEWPORT, South Wales to Derby National Express

$18 - $26

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Drive  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Newport to Alton Towers Station 135.4 miles

$29 - $45

Train, fly  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Exeter St Davids
  2. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to Manchester (MAN) EXT - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent

$199 - $415

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The cheapest way to get from Newport to Alton Towers Station is to bus which costs £13 - £20 and takes 6 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newport to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £22 - £35 and takes 2 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newport to Alton Towers Station. However, there are services departing from NEWPORT, South Wales and arriving at Alton Towers Entrance via Derby, Bus Station and Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 37 min.

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The distance between Newport and Alton Towers Station is 108 miles. The road distance is 135.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Newport to Alton Towers Station without a car is to train which takes 4 h 2 min and costs £85 - £130.

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It takes approximately 4 h 2 min to get from Newport to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.

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Newport to Alton Towers Station bus services, operated by National Express, depart from NEWPORT, South Wales station.

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The best way to get from Newport to Alton Towers Station is to train which takes 4 h 2 min and costs £85 - £130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £13 - £20 and takes 6 h 37 min.

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The quickest flight from Exeter Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Newport to Alton Towers Station bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Derby station.

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Map of how to get from Newport to Alton Towers Station.
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  • Distance: 107.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 2 min

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Newport to Alton Towers Station hourly. Tickets cost $65 - $100 and the journey takes 2 h 35 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Newport to Alton Towers Station once daily. Tickets cost $14 - $19 and the journey takes 4 h 10 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Exeter to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Derby
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $90
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
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
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
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 NEWPORT, South Wales to Derby
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Newport to Alton Towers Station is 135 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 27 min to drive from Newport to Alton Towers Station.

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Flybe offers flights from Exeter Airport to Manchester Airport.

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

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