There are 5 ways to get from Stockton-on-Tees to Alton Towers Station by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train CrossCountry  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Darlington to Derby

$115 - $177

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from Middlesbrough to Nottingham Station Street National Express
  2. Take the bus from Nottingham Railway Staqtion (Nottingham Railway Station) to Alton Towers Entrance X52

$22 - $29

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Thornaby to York
  2. Take the train from York to Derby
  3. Take the bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Alton Towers Entrance X52

$73 - $112

Train TransPennine Express  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Thornaby to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Kidsgrove

$70 - $92

Drive  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Stockton-on-Tees to Alton Towers Station 155.6 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Stockton-on-Tees to Alton Towers Station. However, there are services departing from Stockton, The Buffs Social Club (St Mary's Church) and arriving at Alton Towers Entrance via Middlesbrough and Nottingham Railway Staqtion (Nottingham Railway Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h.

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The distance between Stockton-on-Tees and Alton Towers Station is 113 miles. The road distance is 155.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Stockton-on-Tees to Alton Towers Station without a car is to train which takes 3 h 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 59 min to get from Stockton-on-Tees to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.

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Stockton-on-Tees to Alton Towers Station bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Middlesbrough station.

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The best way to get from Stockton-on-Tees to Alton Towers Station is to train which takes 3 h 59 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h.

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Stockton-on-Tees to Alton Towers Station bus services, operated by Notts & Derby, arrive at Alton Towers Entrance station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stockton-on-Tees to Alton Towers Station is 156 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 38 min to drive from Stockton-on-Tees to Alton Towers Station.

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There are 497+ hotels available in Alton Towers Station. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Stockton-on-Tees to Alton Towers Station.
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  • Distance: 112.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 59 min

What companies run services between Stockton-on-Tees, England and Alton Towers Station, England?

CrossCountry operates a train from Stockton-on-Tees to Alton Towers Station hourly. Tickets cost $65 - $100 and the journey takes 1 h 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stockton-on-Tees to Alton Towers Station via Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 13, Middlesbrough, Nottingham Station Street, Nottingham Railway Staqtion (Nottingham Railway Station), and Alton Towers Entrance in around 8 h.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Darlington to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $90
Train from York to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $60
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Thornaby to York
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $27
Train from Thornaby to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$20 - $29
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Bus operators
Notts & Derby
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Nottingham Railway Staqtion (Nottingham Railway Station) to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Middlesbrough to Nottingham Station Street
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com

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