There are 5 ways to get from Stafford to Alton Towers Station by bus, taxi, car or towncar

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

Line 101 bus, bus  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the line 101 bus from Stafford Town Centre, Gatehouse Theatre to Hanley, Bus Station (arrival stop) 101
  2. Take the bus from Hanley, Bus Station (stand A) to Alton Towers Entrance X32

$14

Cheapest option

Line 841 bus, bus  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the line 841 bus from Stafford Town Centre, Shrewsbury Arms PH to Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station 841
  2. Take the bus from Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station to Ashbourne, Bus Station SWI|swift / ...

$12 - $13

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stafford to Alton Towers Station 22.2 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Stafford to Alton Towers Station 22.2 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  32 min

  1. Take an Uber from Stafford to Alton Towers Station 22.2 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Stafford to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stafford to Alton Towers Station is to taxi which costs £80 - £95 and takes 32 min.

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The distance between Stafford and Alton Towers Station is 15 miles. The road distance is 22.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 23 min to get from Stafford to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stafford to Alton Towers Station. However, there are services departing from Stafford Town Centre, Gatehouse Theatre and arriving at Alton Towers Entrance via Hanley, Bus Station (stand A). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 23 min.

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The nearest airport to Alton Towers Station is East Midlands (EMA) Airport which is 26.1 miles away. Other nearby airports include Manchester (MAN) (30.9 miles), Birmingham (BHX) (37.4 miles), Liverpool (LPL) (46.9 miles) and London Luton (LTN) (100.1 miles).

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Map of how to get from Stafford to Alton Towers Station.
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  • Distance: 15.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 23 min

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

You can take a bus from Stafford to Alton Towers Station via Hanley, Bus Station (arrival stop), Hanley, Bus Station (stand A), and Alton Towers Entrance in around 3 h 23 min.

Bus operators
Coastal Liner UK
Phone
01902 633064
Email
info@coastallinerltd.co.uk
Website
coastallinerltd.co.uk
Bus from Stafford Town Centre, Gatehouse Theatre to Hanley, Bus Station (arrival stop)
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8
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
Bus from Stafford Town Centre, Shrewsbury Arms PH to Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
Coastal Liner UK
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station to Ashbourne, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Stoke
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Stafford to Alton Towers Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$30 - $50
UberXL
$40 - $55
Taxi from Stafford to Alton Towers Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Stoke Link Taxis
Phone
+44 1782 412412
Rushhour Taxi
Phone
+44 7956 195895
Website
rushhourtaxis.co.uk

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