There are 4 ways to get from Sheffield to Alton Towers Station 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 54 min

$64 - $116

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  2 h 50 min

  1. X52

$28 - $62

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 7 min

  1. 44.8 miles

$210 - $260

Drive  •  1 h 7 min

  1. 44.8 miles

$9 - $14

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

You can take a train from Sheffield to Alton Towers Station via Derby and Uttoxeter in around 1 h 54 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
Other operators
Taxi from Sheffield to Alton Towers Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Estimated price
$210 - $260
Sheffield City Taxis
Phone
+44 114 239 3939
Website
sheffieldcitytaxis.com
S1 Taxis
Phone
+44 114 255 5111

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Sheffield and Alton Towers Station is 53 km. The road distance is 72 km.

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

The quickest way to get from Sheffield to Alton Towers Station is to taxi which takes 1 h 7 min and costs £160 - £190.

It takes approximately 1 h 54 min to get from Sheffield to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.