There are 5 ways to get from Shepherd's Bush to Alton Towers Waterpark by subway, train, taxi, bus, car or plane

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Tube, train, taxi  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the Tube from Shepherd's Bush Market Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Derby
  3. Take the train from Derby to Uttoxeter
  4. Take a taxi from Uttoxeter to Alton Towers Waterpark

$119 - $168

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Bus  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Nottingham Station Street National Express
  2. Take the bus from Nottingham Railway Staqtion (Nottingham Railway Station) to Alton Towers Entrance X52

$21 - $28

3 alternative options

Train, line 101 bus  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Shepherds Bush to Milton Keynes Central
  2. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Stafford
  3. Take the line 101 bus from Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Hanley, Bus Station (arrival stop) 101

$73 - $136

Drive  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Shepherd's Bush to Alton Towers Waterpark 150.9 miles

$30 - $50

Fly, bus  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  2. Take the bus from Hanley, Bus Station (stand A) to Alton Towers Entrance

$104 - $306

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Shepherd's Bush to Alton Towers Waterpark. However, there are services departing from Holland Park, Royal Crescent and arriving at Alton Towers Entrance via London Victoria Coach Station and Nottingham Railway Staqtion (Nottingham Railway Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 45 min.

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The distance between Shepherd's Bush and Alton Towers Waterpark is 125 miles. The road distance is 150.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Shepherd's Bush to Alton Towers Waterpark without a car is to Tube and train and taxi which takes 4 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to get from Shepherd's Bush to Alton Towers Waterpark, including transfers.

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Shepherd's Bush to Alton Towers Waterpark bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Shepherd's Bush to Alton Towers Waterpark bus services, operated by Notts & Derby, arrive at Alton Towers Entrance station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shepherd's Bush to Alton Towers Waterpark is 151 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 42 min to drive from Shepherd's Bush to Alton Towers Waterpark.

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 502+ hotels available in Alton Towers Waterpark. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shepherd's Bush to Alton Towers Waterpark.
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  • Distance: 124.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 3 min

What companies run services between Shepherd's Bush, Greater London, England and Alton Towers Waterpark, England?

You can take a bus from Shepherd's Bush to Alton Towers Waterpark via Victoria, Green Line Coach Station, London Victoria Coach Station, Nottingham Station Street, Nottingham Railway Staqtion (Nottingham Railway Station), and Alton Towers Entrance in around 7 h 45 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Shepherd's Bush Market Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$29 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $95
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $85
Anytime Single
$85 - $130
Train from Derby to Uttoxeter
Ave. Duration
23 min
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
West Midlands
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Stafford
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Bus operators
First in The Potteries
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Hanley, Bus Station (arrival stop)
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Hanley, Bus Station (stand A) to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Website
firstgroup.com
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Nottingham Station Street
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com
Notts & Derby
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Nottingham Railway Staqtion (Nottingham Railway Station) to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Uttoxeter to Alton Towers Waterpark
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Stoke Link Taxis
Phone
+44 1782 412412
Rushhour Taxi
Phone
+44 7956 195895
Website
rushhourtaxis.co.uk

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