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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Southport to Wigan Wallgate
  2. Take the train from Wigan North Western to Crewe
  3. Take the train from Crewe to Uttoxeter

$78 - $121

Cheapest option

Line 300 bus, bus  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Take the line 300 bus from Southport, The Monument (London Square) to Walton Station 300
  2. Take the bus from Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive to Stoke-On-Trent
  3. Take the bus from Hanley, Bus Station (stand A) to Alton Towers Entrance X32

$21 - $27

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Southport to Wigan Wallgate
  2. Take the train from Wigan North Western to Crewe
  3. Take the train from Crewe to Stoke-on-Trent
  4. Take the bus from Stoke-on-Trent Railway Station to Alton Towers Entrance X32

$42 - $101

Train, line 3 bus, bus  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Southport to Liverpool South Parkway
  2. Take the train from Liverpool South Parkway to Crewe
  3. Take the line 3 bus from Crewe Arms Hotel to Hanley, Bus Station (arrival stop) 3 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Hanley, Bus Station (stand A) to Alton Towers Entrance X32

$32 - $48

Bus, train, line 3 bus  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Southport, The Monument (Christ Church) to Queen Square Bus Station X2 / ...
  2. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Crewe
  3. Take the line 3 bus from Crewe Arms Hotel to Hanley, Bus Station (arrival stop) 3 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Hanley, Bus Station (stand A) to Alton Towers Entrance X32

$32 - $60

Drive  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Southport to Alton Towers Station 79.9 miles

$17 - $25

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southport to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £13 - £19 and takes 1 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southport to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £13 - £19 and takes 1 h 35 min.

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The distance between Southport and Alton Towers Station is 65 miles. The road distance is 79.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 31 min to get from Southport to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southport to Alton Towers Station. However, there are services departing from Southport, The Monument (London Square) and arriving at Alton Towers Entrance via Walton Station, Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive and Hanley, Bus Station (stand A). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 6 min.

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

You can take a train from Southport to Alton Towers Station via Wigan Wallgate, Wigan North Western, Crewe, and Uttoxeter in around 3 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southport to Alton Towers Station via Walton Station, Oak Vale Park, The Green (The Gardeners Arms PH), Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive, Stoke-On-Trent, Hanley, Bus Station (stand A), and Alton Towers Entrance in around 7 h 6 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to Crewe
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $40
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $40
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Uttoxeter
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $11
Off-Peak Single
$14 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Single
$20 - $30
Train from Crewe to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$3 - $5
Off-Peak Single
$6 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Single
$9 - $14
Train from Southport to Liverpool South Parkway
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $9
Off-Peak Single
$11 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Single
$16 - $24
Merseyrail Electrics
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from Crewe to Uttoxeter
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Crewe to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Southport to Liverpool South Parkway
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Crewe to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $9
Train from Liverpool South Parkway to Crewe
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $17
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Bus operators
Coastal Liner UK
Phone
01902 633064
Email
info@coastallinerltd.co.uk
Website
coastallinerltd.co.uk
Bus from Stoke-on-Trent Railway Station to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
Coastal Liner UK
Bus from Crewe Arms Hotel to Hanley, Bus Station (arrival stop)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
Coastal Liner 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
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Southport, The Monument (Christ Church) to Queen Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva Merseyside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Southport, Eastbank Street to Queen Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Southport, The Monument (London Square) to Walton Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

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