There are 5 ways to get from Wakefield to Alton Towers Station by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Wakefield Westgate to Derby
  2. Take the train from Derby to Uttoxeter

$89 - $128

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Wakefield to Derby National Express
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Alton Towers Entrance X52

$13 - $18

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 22 min

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

$46 - $69

Train, bus, line 110 bus  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Wakefield Kirkgate to Sheffield
  2. Take the bus from Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange to Matlock, Bakewell Road X17 / ...
  3. Take the line 110 bus from Matlock, Bakewell Road (Co-op) to Ashbourne, Bus Station 110 / ...

$24 - $35

Drive  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Wakefield to Alton Towers Station 89.9 miles

$19 - $28

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Wakefield to Alton Towers Station is to bus which costs £9 - £14 and takes 4 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wakefield to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £14 - £22 and takes 1 h 34 min.

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The distance between Wakefield and Alton Towers Station is 52 miles. The road distance is 89.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 27 min to get from Wakefield to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Wakefield to Alton Towers Station. However, there are services departing from Wakefield and arriving at Alton Towers Entrance via Derby, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 38 min.

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

You can take a train from Wakefield to Alton Towers Station via Derby and Uttoxeter in around 2 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Wakefield to Alton Towers Station via Derby, Derby, Bus Station, and Alton Towers Entrance in around 4 h 38 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Uttoxeter
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $7
Off-Peak Single
$8 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Single
$12 - $18
Bus operators
Notts & Derby
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange to Matlock, Bakewell Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
T M Travel
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
info@tmtravel.co.uk
Website
tmtravel.co.uk
Bus from Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange to Matlock, Bakewell Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
tmtravel.co.uk
Yourbus
Website
catchyourbus.co.uk
Bus from Matlock, Bakewell Road (Co-op) to Ashbourne, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
catchyourbus.co.uk

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