There are 6 ways to get from Slough to Alton Towers Station by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Slough to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Derby

$118 - $171

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Bus  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to Stoke-On-Trent National Express

$25 - $31

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Slough to Oxford
  2. Take the train from Oxford to Derby
  3. Take the bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Alton Towers Entrance X52

$82 - $134

Train, bus via Banbury  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from High Wycombe to Banbury
  2. Take the train from Banbury to Derby
  3. Take the bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Alton Towers Entrance X52

$75 - $124

Drive  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Slough to Alton Towers Station 151.3 miles

$30 - $50

Train, fly, bus  •  6 h 45 min

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

$82 - $275

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No, there is no direct bus from Slough to Alton Towers Station. However, there are services departing from Slough Town Centre, Landmark Place (Herschel Street) and arriving at Alton Towers Entrance via Heathrow Airport London T5 and Hanley, Bus Station (stand A). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 44 min.

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The distance between Slough and Alton Towers Station is 116 miles. The road distance is 151.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Slough to Alton Towers Station without a car is to train which takes 4 h 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 22 min to get from Slough to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.

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Slough to Alton Towers Station bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Heathrow Airport London T5 station.

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The best way to get from Slough to Alton Towers Station is to train which takes 4 h 22 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 44 min.

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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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Slough to Alton Towers Station bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Stoke-On-Trent station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Slough to Alton Towers Station is 151 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 32 min to drive from Slough to Alton Towers Station.

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

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Map of how to get from Slough to Alton Towers Station.
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  • Distance: 116.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 22 min

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

You can take a train from Slough to Alton Towers Station via London Paddington, Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, London St Pancras International, Derby, and Uttoxeter in around 4 h 22 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Slough to Alton Towers Station 5 times a week. Tickets cost $15 - $20 and the journey takes 3 h.

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
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Slough to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $13
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $18
Train from Slough to Oxford
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Advanced Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $45
Train from Slough to Hayes & Harlington
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$5 - $9
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $8
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
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Oxford to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Train from Banbury to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from High Wycombe to Banbury
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $40
Bus operators
Notts & Derby
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
trentbarton.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 Heathrow Airport London T5 to Stoke-On-Trent
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com
First in The Potteries
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

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