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There are 7 ways to get from Southend-on-Sea to Alton Towers Station by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Victoria to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Stoke-on-Trent

$146 - $255

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Central to Barking
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Derby
  3. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Denstone, Marlpit Lane Swi

$93 - $129

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Southend-on-Sea, Heygate Avenue to Stansted Airport, Coach Station X30
  2. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Leicester
  3. Take the train from Leicester to Derby

$95 - $136

Drive  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Southend-on-Sea to Alton Towers Station 183.4 miles

$35 - $60

Fly from Southend, train  •  3 h 56 min

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

$153 - $461

Train to London Heathrow, fly, train  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Victoria to London Liverpool Street
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent

$199 - $468

Train, train to Southampton, fly  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Central to West Ham
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  4. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent

$165 - $348

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southend-on-Sea to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southend-on-Sea to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3 h 6 min.

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The distance between Southend-on-Sea and Alton Towers Station is 150 miles. The road distance is 183.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Southend-on-Sea to Alton Towers Station without a car is to train which takes 3 h 24 min and costs £110 - £200.

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It takes approximately 3 h 24 min to get from Southend-on-Sea to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Southend Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southend-on-Sea to Alton Towers Station is 183 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 6 min to drive from Southend-on-Sea to Alton Towers Station.

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Flybe offers flights from Southend Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 504+ hotels available in Alton Towers Station. Prices start at $81 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Southend-on-Sea to Southend Airport is to train which takes 5 min and costs £1 - £3.

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Map of how to get from Southend-on-Sea to Alton Towers Station.
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  • Distance: 149.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 24 min

What companies run services between Southend-on-Sea, England and Alton Towers Station, England?

You can take a train from Southend-on-Sea to Alton Towers Station via London Liverpool Street, Moorgate station, Euston station, London Euston, and Stoke-on-Trent in around 3 h 24 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $140
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Southend Central to Barking
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Southend Central to West Ham
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
c2c-online.co.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 - $90
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $85
Anytime Single
$80 - $120
Train from Leicester to Derby
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Stansted Airport to Leicester
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $80
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Southend-on-Sea, Heygate Avenue to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com

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