There are 6 ways to get from Sutton Coldfield to Alton Towers Station by train, bus, taxi 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, bus  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Alton Towers Entrance X52

$42 - $70

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Doe Bank, Bishop Vesey School to Burton upon Trent, Octagon Centre X12
  2. Take the bus from Burton upon Trent, High Street to Derby, Bus Station V3
  3. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Alton Towers Entrance X52

$15 - $17

4 alternative options

Line 110 bus, bus  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the line 110 bus from Sutton Coldfield, Good Hope Hospital to Tamworth Town Centre, Bus Interchange 110
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Alton Towers Entrance X52

$39 - $62

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sutton Coldfield to Alton Towers Station 37.1 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from Sutton Coldfield to Alton Towers Station 37.1 miles

$8 - $12

Train, taxi  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Sutton Coldfield to Lichfield Trent Valley High Level
  2. Take a taxi from Rugeley Trent Valley to Alton Towers Station

$102 - $131

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

You can take a bus from Sutton Coldfield to Alton Towers Station via Tamworth Town Centre, Bus Interchange, Tamworth Town Centre, Railway Station (Consort Place), Tamworth High Level, Derby, Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station), and Alton Towers Entrance in around 3 h 51 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Notts & Derby
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Sutton Coldfield, Good Hope Hospital to Tamworth Town Centre, Bus Interchange
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Midland Classic
Phone
+44 1283 500228
Email
info@midlandclassic.com
Website
midlandclassic.com
Bus from Doe Bank, Bishop Vesey School to Burton upon Trent, Octagon Centre
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
midlandclassic.com
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Burton upon Trent, High Street to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Sutton Coldfield to Alton Towers Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
TOA Taxis
Phone
+44 121 427 8888
Website
toataxis.co.uk
Birmingham Taxis
Phone
+44 121 775 0017
Website
taxisbirmingham.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Sutton Coldfield to Alton Towers Station?

The distance between Sutton Coldfield and Alton Towers Station is 46 km. The road distance is 59 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Sutton Coldfield to Alton Towers Station?

The cheapest way to get from Sutton Coldfield to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 50 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Sutton Coldfield to Alton Towers Station?

The quickest way to get from Sutton Coldfield to Alton Towers Station is to taxi which takes 50 min and costs £130 - £160.

Is there a direct bus between Sutton Coldfield and Alton Towers Station?

No, there is no direct bus from Sutton Coldfield to Alton Towers Station. However, there are services departing from Doe Bank, Bishop Vesey School and arriving at Alton Towers Entrance via Burton upon Trent, High Street and Derby, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 19 min.

How long does it take to get from Sutton Coldfield to Alton Towers Station?

It takes approximately 3 h 44 min to get from Sutton Coldfield to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.