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There are 5 ways to get from Oldham to Alton Towers Station by bus, train, taxi 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

Bus, train, taxi  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Oldham, John St to Piccadilly Gardens, Oldham St 81 / ...
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
  3. Take a taxi from Stoke-on-Trent to Alton Towers Station

$88 - $149

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Oldham to Stoke-On-Trent National Express

$38 - $47

3 alternative options

Train, taxi  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Moston to Manchester Victoria
  2. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
  4. Take a taxi from Stoke-on-Trent to Alton Towers Station

$86 - $146

Taxi  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Oldham to Alton Towers Station 48.9 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Oldham to Alton Towers Station 48.9 miles

$10 - $16

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Oldham to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 1 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oldham to Alton Towers Station is to taxi which costs £170 - £210 and takes 1 h 11 min.

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The distance between Oldham and Alton Towers Station is 40 miles. The road distance is 48.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Oldham to Alton Towers Station without a car is to bus and train and taxi which takes 1 h 43 min and costs £65 - £120.

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It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to get from Oldham to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oldham to Alton Towers Station is 49 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to drive from Oldham 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 Oldham to Alton Towers Station.
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  • Distance: 39.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 43 min

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

National Express operates a bus from Oldham to Alton Towers Station once daily. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 2 h 15 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Moston to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Victoria to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Victoria to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$3 - $6
Off-Peak Day Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$1 - $3
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Oldham, King St to Manchester City Centre, Warwick St
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Stagecoach Manchester
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 Oldham to Stoke-On-Trent
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
National Express
Other operators
Taxi from Stoke-on-Trent to Alton Towers Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Stoke Link Taxis
Phone
+44 1782 412412
Rushhour Taxi
Phone
+44 7956 195895
Website
rushhourtaxis.co.uk

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