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

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Train  •  3h 10m

  1. Take the train from Peterborough to Leicester
  2. Take the train from Leicester to Derby
  3. Take the train from Derby to Uttoxeter

$88 - $125

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5h

  1. Take the bus from Peterborough to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to Derby, Bus Station 230
  3. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Quixhill Lane Swi

$27 - $39

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3h 41m

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

$44 - $99

Train, bus via Nottingham, Angel Row A4  •  4h 42m

  1. Take the train from Peterborough to Nottingham
  2. Take the bus from Nottingham, Angel Row A4 to Derby, Bus Station Y5
  3. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Denstone, Marlpit Lane Swi

Drive  •  1h 48m

  1. Drive from Peterborough to Alton Towers Station 88.2 miles

$18 - $28

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The cheapest way to get from Peterborough to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Peterborough to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1h 48m.

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The distance between Peterborough and Alton Towers Station is 75 miles. The road distance is 88.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Peterborough to Alton Towers Station without a car is to train which takes 3h 10m and costs £65 - £100.

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It takes approximately 3h 10m to get from Peterborough to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Peterborough to Alton Towers Station is to train which takes 3h 10m and costs £65 - £100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £20 - £30 and takes 5h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Peterborough to Alton Towers Station is 88 miles. It takes approximately 1h 48m to drive from Peterborough to Alton Towers Station.

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There are 507+ hotels available in Alton Towers Station. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Peterborough to Alton Towers Station.
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  • Distance: 74.9 miles
  • Duration: 3h 10m

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

You can take a train from Peterborough to Alton Towers Station via Leicester, Derby, and Uttoxeter in around 3h 10m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Peterborough to Alton Towers Station via St Margaret's Bus Station, Derby, Bus Station, and Quixhill Lane in around 5h.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Leicester to Derby
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Train from Derby to Uttoxeter
Ave. Duration
24m
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
Train from Peterborough to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $17
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Bus operators
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Denstone, Marlpit Lane
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Quixhill Lane
Ave. Duration
56m
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, Angel Row A4 to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
catchyourbus.co.uk
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 Peterborough to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
National Express
Bus from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to Derby
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
National Express
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk

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