There are 5 ways to get from Northampton to Alton Towers Station by train, taxi, bus or car

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  •  2 h 21 min

$137 - $194

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 9 min

  1. X52

$25 - $27

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 58 min

  1. X32

$42 - $58

Bus via Derby  •  6 h 6 min

  1. X7
  2. X7
  3. 230
  4. X52

$31 - $35

Drive  •  1 h 32 min

  1. 85.5 miles

$18 - $27

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

You can take a bus from Northampton to Alton Towers Station via Market Harborough, The Square (New Look), Haymarket Bus Station, Leicester, Derby, Derby, Bus Station, and Alton Towers Entrance in around 6 h 6 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $95
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
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
Coastal Liner UK
Bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
Coastal Liner UK
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kingsthorpe Hollow, Balmoral Road (Knightley Road) to Market Harborough, The Square (New Look)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Market Harborough, The Square (New Look) to Haymarket Bus Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Market Harborough, Market Hall (Market Hall Bus Station) to St Margaret's Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Stoke-on-Trent to Alton Towers Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Stoke Link Taxis
Phone
+44 1782 412412
Rushhour Taxi
Phone
+44 7956 195895
Website
rushhourtaxis.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Northampton and Alton Towers Station is 106 km. The road distance is 137 km.

The cheapest way to get from Northampton to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 32 min.

The quickest way to get from Northampton to Alton Towers Station is to drive which takes 1 h 32 min and costs £13 - £20.

No, there is no direct bus from Northampton to Alton Towers Station. However, there are services departing from Kingsthorpe Hollow, Balmoral Road (Knightley Road) and arriving at Alton Towers Entrance via Market Harborough, The Square (New Look), Leicester and Derby, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 6 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 21 min to get from Northampton to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.