There are 5 ways to get from Solihull to Alton Towers Station by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
  2. Take the train from Derby to Uttoxeter

$79 - $125

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Solihull, Station Rd to Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station X2 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Stoke-On-Trent
  3. Take the bus from Hanley, Bus Station (stand A) to Alton Towers Entrance X32

$19 - $26

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Alton Towers Entrance X52

$36 - $66

Bus via Derby, Bus Station  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Chelmsley Wood, Chelmsley Interchange to Sutton Coldfield, Gracechurch Shopping Centre 71 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sutton Coldfield, Gracechurch Shopping Centre to Burton upon Trent, Octagon Centre X12
  3. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Alton Towers Entrance X52

$24 - $33

Drive  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Solihull to Alton Towers Station 51.5 miles

$11 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from Solihull to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Solihull to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1 h 3 min.

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The distance between Solihull and Alton Towers Station is 40 miles. The road distance is 51.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 47 min to get from Solihull to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Solihull station to Alton Towers Station. However, there are services departing from Solihull, Station Rd and arriving at Alton Towers Entrance via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Hanley, Bus Station (stand A). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 53 min.

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Map of how to get from Solihull to Alton Towers Station.
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  • Distance: 39.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 47 min

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

You can take a train from Solihull to Alton Towers Station via Birmingham Moor Street, Birmingham New Street, Derby, and Uttoxeter in around 2 h 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Solihull to Alton Towers Station via Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station, Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Stoke-On-Trent, Hanley, Bus Station (stand A), and Alton Towers Entrance in around 4 h 53 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Uttoxeter
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
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
Notts & Derby
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Solihull, Station Rd to Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Stoke-On-Trent
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Chelmsley Wood, Chelmsley Interchange to Sutton Coldfield, Gracechurch Shopping Centre
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Coastal Liner UK
Phone
01902 633064
Email
info@coastallinerltd.co.uk
Website
coastallinerltd.co.uk
Bus from Hanley, Bus Station (stand A) to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
Coastal Liner UK
Diamond
Phone
0121 322 2222
Email
comments@diamondbuses.com
Website
diamondbuses.com
Bus from Chelmsley Wood, Chelmsley Interchange to Sutton Coldfield, Gracechurch Shopping Centre
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
diamondbuses.com
Claribel Coaches
Phone
01217897878
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Chelmsley Wood, Chelmsley Interchange to Sutton Coldfield, Gracechurch Shopping Centre
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Midland Classic
Phone
+44 1283 500228
Email
info@midlandclassic.com
Website
midlandclassic.com
Bus from Sutton Coldfield, Gracechurch Shopping Centre to Burton upon Trent, Octagon Centre
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
midlandclassic.com

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