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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Norwich to Nottingham

$81 - $200

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Norwich Bus Station to Leicester National Express
  2. Take the bus from Leicester to Derby National Express / ...

$25 - $35

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Norwich to Nottingham
  2. Take the bus from Broad Marsh Bus Station to Alton Towers Entrance X52

$35 - $98

Drive  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Norwich to Alton Towers Station 162.1 miles

$35 - $50

Fly, train, bus  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Norwich (NWI) to Manchester (MAN) NWI - MAN
  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

$114 - $263

Questions & Answers

The distance between Norwich and Alton Towers Station is 218 km. The road distance is 259 km.

The cheapest way to get from Norwich to Alton Towers Station is to bus which costs £18 - £26 and takes 8 h 19 min.

The quickest way to get from Norwich to Alton Towers Station is to drive which takes 3 h 10 min and costs £26 - £40.

No, there is no direct bus from Norwich to Alton Towers Station. However, there are services departing from Norwich Bus Station and arriving at Alton Towers Entrance via Leicester and Derby, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 19 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 48 min to get from Norwich to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.

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

East Midlands Trains operates a train from Norwich to Alton Towers Station every 2 hours. Tickets cost $65 - $95 and the journey takes 2 h 38 min. Merseyrail Electrics also services this route 5 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Norwich to Alton Towers Station via Leicester, Derby, Derby, Bus Station, and Alton Towers Entrance in around 8 h 19 min.

Airlines
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Norwich to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Norwich to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $95
Anytime Single
$90 - $140
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
Notts & Derby
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Broad Marsh Bus Station to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Norwich Bus Station to Leicester
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Leicester to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
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

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