There are 3 ways to get from Swindon to Alton Towers Station by train, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Swindon to Derby

$110 - $158

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Swindon to Alton Towers Station 122.8 miles

$26 - $40

Train, fly  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Swindon to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent

$222 - $512

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The cheapest way to get from Swindon to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Swindon to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2 h 17 min.

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The distance between Swindon and Alton Towers Station is 99 miles. The road distance is 122.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Swindon to Alton Towers Station without a car is to train which takes 3 h 46 min and costs £80 - £130.

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It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to get from Swindon to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Swindon to Alton Towers Station is 123 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 17 min to drive from Swindon to Alton Towers Station.

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 498+ hotels available in Alton Towers Station. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Swindon to Alton Towers Station.
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  • Distance: 99.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 46 min

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Swindon to Alton Towers Station 4 times a day. Tickets cost $60 - $95 and the journey takes 2 h 19 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Swindon to Derby
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Swindon to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Virgin West Coast Trains
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $24
First Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35

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