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There are 4 ways to get from Swansea to Alton Towers Station by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train CrossCountry  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Swansea to Bristol Parkway
  2. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to Stoke-on-Trent

$173 - $256

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Swansea Bus Station to Stoke-On-Trent National Express

$48 - $58

2 alternative options

Train Arriva Trains Wales  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Swansea to Crewe

$99 - $140

Drive  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Swansea to Alton Towers Station 186 miles

$40 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Swansea to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Swansea to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3 h 19 min.

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The distance between Swansea and Alton Towers Station is 128 miles. The road distance is 186 miles.

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The best way to get from Swansea to Alton Towers Station without a car is to train which takes 5 h 4 min and costs £130 - £200.

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It takes approximately 5 h 4 min to get from Swansea to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Swansea to Alton Towers Station is to train which takes 5 h 4 min and costs £130 - £200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £35 - £45 and takes 7 h 8 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Swansea to Alton Towers Station is 186 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 19 min to drive from Swansea to Alton Towers Station.

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There are 507+ hotels available in Alton Towers Station. Prices start at $81 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Swansea to Alton Towers Station.
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  • Distance: 128.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 4 min

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

You can take a train from Swansea to Alton Towers Station via Bristol Parkway and Stoke-on-Trent in around 5 h 4 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Swansea to Alton Towers Station once daily. Tickets cost $18 - $24 and the journey takes 6 h.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Swansea to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Swansea to Crewe
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
First Anytime Day Single
$110 - $180
Bus operators
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 Swansea Bus Station to Stoke-On-Trent
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com

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