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There are 6 ways to get from Nottingham to Alton Towers Station by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Derby
  2. Take the train from Derby to Uttoxeter

$55 - $105

Cheapest option

Bus via Denstone, Marlpit Lane #2  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Nottingham, Angel Row A4 to Derby, Bus Station Y5
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Denstone, Marlpit Lane SWI - swift / ...

$17 - $20

4 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Nottingham, Upper Parliament Street to Derby, Bus Station Red Arrow
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Quixhill Lane SWI - swift / ...

$22 - $26

Bus via Denstone, Marlpit Lane  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Nottingham, Friar Lane to Derby, Bus Station i4 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Denstone, Marlpit Lane SWI - swift / ...

$21 - $24

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nottingham to Alton Towers Station 41.1 miles

$190 - $230

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Nottingham to Alton Towers Station 41.1 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Nottingham to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nottingham to Alton Towers Station is to taxi which costs £140 - £180 and takes 51 min.

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The distance between Nottingham and Alton Towers Station is 31 miles. The road distance is 41.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Nottingham to Alton Towers Station without a car is to train which takes 1 h 47 min and costs £40 - £85.

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It takes approximately 1 h 47 min to get from Nottingham to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Nottingham to Alton Towers Station is to train which takes 1 h 47 min and costs £40 - £85. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £17 - £21 and takes 2 h 29 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nottingham to Alton Towers Station is 41 miles. It takes approximately 51 min to drive from Nottingham to Alton Towers Station.

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There are 503+ hotels available in Alton Towers Station. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Nottingham to Alton Towers Station.
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  • Distance: 31.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 47 min

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

You can take a train from Nottingham to Alton Towers Station via Derby and Uttoxeter in around 1 h 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nottingham to Alton Towers Station via Derby, Bus Station and Quixhill Lane in around 2 h 29 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Nottingham to Derby
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$3 - $6
Off-Peak Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Single
$10 - $15
Train from Derby to Uttoxeter
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $7
Off-Peak Single
$8 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Single
$12 - $18
Bus operators
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Nottingham, Upper Parliament Street to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Quixhill Lane
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Nottingham, Friar Lane to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Denstone, Marlpit Lane
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Yourbus
Phone
01773 714 013
Email
talk@catchyourbus.co.uk
Website
catchyourbus.co.uk
Bus from Nottingham, Friar Lane to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
catchyourbus.co.uk
Bus from Nottingham, Angel Row A4 to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
catchyourbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Nottingham to Alton Towers Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$190 - $230
Trent Cars Ltd
Phone
+44 115 950 5050
Website
trentcars.com
Fon-A-Car
Phone
+44 115 950 0500

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