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There are 4 ways to get from Southampton Central Station to Alton Towers Station by train, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 47m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Stoke-on-Trent

$153 - $209

Cheapest option

Fly from Southampton, train  •  3h 41m

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent

$128 - $324

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3h 6m

  1. Drive from Southampton Central Station to Alton Towers Station 176.6 miles

$35 - $55

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly  •  5h 23m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  4. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent

$205 - $483

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southampton Central Station to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £29 - £45 and takes 3h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton Central Station to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £29 - £45 and takes 3h 6m.

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The distance between Southampton Central Station and Alton Towers Station is 146 miles. The road distance is 176.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton Central Station to Alton Towers Station without a car is to train which takes 3h 47m and costs £110 - £160.

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It takes approximately 3h 47m to get from Southampton Central Station to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton Central Station to Alton Towers Station is 177 miles. It takes approximately 3h 6m to drive from Southampton Central Station to Alton Towers Station.

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Flybe offers flights from Southampton Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 503+ hotels available in Alton Towers Station. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Southampton Central Station to Southampton Airport is to train which takes 10m and costs £1 - £28.

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Map of how to get from Southampton Central Station to Alton Towers Station.
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  • Distance: 145.6 miles
  • Duration: 3h 47m

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Southampton Central Station to Alton Towers Station hourly. Tickets cost $80 - $130 and the journey takes 3h 23m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $80
Anytime Single
$80 - $130
Off-Peak Single
$80 - $120
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
Train from Southampton Central to Reading
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $40
Virgin West Coast Trains
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $24

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