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

Train  •  1 h 58 min

$69 - $126

Cheapest option

Bus, line 110 bus  •  4 h 46 min

  1. X17 / ...
  2. 110 / ...

$15 - $21

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 h 27 min

  1. X52

$28 - $62

Bus  •  3 h 5 min

  1. National Express
  2. X52

$17 - $20

Taxi  •  1 h 8 min

  1. 44.1 miles

$210 - $250

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. 44.1 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

The distance between Sheffield and Alton Towers Entrance is 52 km. The road distance is 71 km.

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

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

No, there is no direct bus from Sheffield to Alton Towers Entrance. However, there are services departing from Sheffield and arriving at Alton Towers Entrance via Derby, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 5 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to get from Sheffield to Alton Towers Entrance, including transfers.

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 1 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sheffield to Alton Towers Entrance via Derby and Derby, Bus Station in around 3 h 5 min.

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
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $13
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Single
$24 - $35
Train from Derby to Uttoxeter
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $7
Off-Peak Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Single
$12 - $19
Bus operators
Coastal Liner UK
Phone
01902 633064
Email
info@coastallinerltd.co.uk
Website
coastallinerltd.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
Coastal Liner UK
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
Coastal Liner UK
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange to Matlock, Bakewell Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Chesterfield
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sheffield Centre, AG12 to Matlock, Bakewell Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
T M Travel
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
info@tmtravel.co.uk
Website
tmtravel.co.uk
Bus from Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange to Matlock, Bakewell Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
tmtravel.co.uk
Yourbus
Website
catchyourbus.co.uk
Bus from Matlock, Bakewell Road (Co-op) to Ashbourne, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
catchyourbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Sheffield to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Estimated price
$210 - $250
Sheffield City Taxis
Phone
+44 114 239 3939
Website
sheffieldcitytaxis.com
S1 Taxis
Phone
+44 114 255 5111

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