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

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Recommended option

Train  •  2h 2m

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

$72 - $125

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to Derby National Express
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Quixhill Lane SWI - swift / ...

$34 - $42

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2h 33m

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Derby
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Quixhill Lane SWI - swift / ...

$45 - $85

Bus, line 110 bus  •  3h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Sheffield Centre, AG12 to Matlock, Bakewell Road X17
  2. Take the line 110 bus from Matlock, Bakewell Road to Ashbourne, Bus Station 110 / ...

$50 - $65

Taxi  •  1h 8m

  1. Take a taxi from Sheffield to Alton Towers Entrance 44.1 miles

$200 - $250

Drive  •  1h 8m

  1. Drive from Sheffield to Alton Towers Entrance 44.1 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sheffield to Alton Towers Entrance is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 1h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Sheffield to Alton Towers Entrance is to taxi which costs £150 - £190 and takes 1h 8m.

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The distance between Sheffield and Alton Towers Entrance is 32 miles. The road distance is 44.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Sheffield to Alton Towers Entrance without a car is to train which takes 2h 2m and costs £55 - £100.

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It takes approximately 2h 2m to get from Sheffield to Alton Towers Entrance, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Sheffield to Alton Towers Entrance is to train which takes 2h 2m and costs £55 - £100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £25 - £35 and takes 3h 10m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sheffield to Alton Towers Entrance is 44 miles. It takes approximately 1h 8m to drive from Sheffield to Alton Towers Entrance.

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There are 496+ hotels available in Alton Towers Entrance. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sheffield to Alton Towers Entrance.
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  • Distance: 32.5 miles
  • Duration: 2h 2m

What companies run services between Sheffield, England and Alton Towers Entrance, England?

You can take a train from Sheffield to Alton Towers Entrance via Derby and Uttoxeter in around 2h 2m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sheffield to Alton Towers Entrance via Derby, Bus Station and Quixhill Lane in around 3h 10m.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Derby
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Single
$23 - $35
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
Bus operators
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 Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to Derby
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
National Express
Stagecoach Chesterfield
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sheffield Centre, AG12 to Matlock, Bakewell Road
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach Chesterfield
Stagecoach Yorkshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sheffield Centre, AG12 to Matlock, Bakewell Road
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach Yorkshire
Yourbus
Other operators
Taxi from Sheffield to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Estimated price
$200 - $250
Sheffield City Taxis
Phone
+44 114 239 3939
Website
sheffieldcitytaxis.com
S1 Taxis
Phone
+44 114 255 5111

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