Travel from Northampton to Alton-Towers-Waterpark

Bus or train from Northampton to Alton Towers Waterpark?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from Northampton to Alton Towers Waterpark hourly. Tickets cost $60 - $100 and the journey takes 56 min. Alternatively, Kinchbus operates a bus from Northampton to Alton Towers Waterpark every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 36 min.

How to get from Northampton to Alton Towers Waterpark

ModeDurationPrice
From Northampton train to Milton Keynes Central, train to Stoke-on-Trent, then taxi to Alton Towers Waterpark.2 h 26 min£138
From Northampton train to Birmingham New Street, train to Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station), bus to Alton Towers Entrance, then walk to Alton Towers Waterpark.4 h 20 min£57
From Kingsthorpe Hollow, Balmoral Road (Knightley Road) bus to Market Harborough, Market Hall (Market Hall Bus Station), bus to Leicester, train to Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station), bus to Alton Towers Entrance, then walk to Alton Towers Waterpark.4 h 44 min£24
From Kingsthorpe Hollow, Balmoral Road (Knightley Road) bus to Market Harborough, The Square (New Look), bus to St Margaret's Bus Station, bus to Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station), bus to Alton Towers Entrance, then walk to Alton Towers Waterpark.5 h 32 min£17
From Northampton night bus to Derby, Bus Station, bus to Ashbourne, Bus Station, bus to Alton Towers Entrance, then walk to Alton Towers Waterpark.4 h 43 min£15
From Northampton drive to Alton Towers Waterpark.1 h 40 min£16

How long does it take to get from Northampton to Alton Towers Waterpark?

It takes approximately 2 h 26 min to get from Northampton to Alton Towers Waterpark, including transfers.

Is there a direct bus between Northampton and Alton Towers Waterpark?

No, there is no direct bus from Northampton to Alton Towers Waterpark. 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), St Margaret's Bus Station and Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 32 min.

Operators from Northampton to Alton Towers Waterpark

OperatorPhoneWebsite
West Midlands+44 121 634 2040West Midlands
Virgin West Coast Trains0344 556 5650Virgin West Coast Trains
CrossCountry0344 736 9123CrossCountry
Notts & DerbyNotts & Derby
Stagecoach NorthamptonshireStagecoach Northamptonshire
Arriva Midlands0344 800 4411Arriva Midlands
East Midlands Trains03457 125 678East Midlands Trains
Kinchbus01509 815637Kinchbus
National Express+44 08717 818178National Express
Trent Barton01773 712265Trent Barton