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There are 13 ways to get from Waterford to Alton Towers Station by train, bus and ferry, bus, car ferry, car, night bus or plane

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Train, bus and ferry  •  14h 5m

  1. Take the train from Waterford to Heuston
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham 871
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Stoke-on-Trent

£100 - £171

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Night bus to Dublin, fly to East Midlands  •  8h 28m

  1. Take the night bus from Waterford, Waterford Bus Station to Dublin Airport
  2. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to East Midlands (EMA) DUB - EMA

£18 - £186

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Bus, car ferry, train via Cardiff  •  15h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Waterford, Waterford Bus Station to Rosslare Harbour, Rosslare Harbour 40 / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Rosslare to Fishguard
  3. Take the train from Fishguard Harbour to Cardiff Central
  4. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Birmingham New Street
  5. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Stafford

£113 - £195

Bus, bus and ferry, train  •  15h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Days Hotel Merchants Quay Waterford to Dublin, Arlington Hotel 600
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham 871
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Stafford

£44 - £96

Bus, car ferry, train  •  15h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Waterford, Waterford Bus Station to Rosslare Harbour, Rosslare Harbour 40 / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Rosslare to Fishguard
  3. Take the train from Fishguard Harbour to Crewe

£109 - £185

Bus, bus and ferry  •  16h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Waterford, Waterford Bus Station to Busáras 4 / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham 871
  3. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Stoke-On-Trent

£39 - £52

Drive, car ferry  •  8h 37m

  1. Drive from Waterford to Rosslare
  2. Take the car ferry from Rosslare to Fishguard
  3. Drive from Fishguard to Alton Towers Station

£68 - £86

Night bus to Dublin, fly to Manchester, train, bus  •  7h 36m

  1. Take the night bus from Waterford, Waterford Bus Station to Dublin Airport
  2. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Manchester (MAN) DUB - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
  4. Take the bus from Stoke-on-Trent station to Alton Towers Entrance

Night bus to Dublin, fly to Birmingham, train  •  8h 35m

  1. Take the night bus from Waterford, Waterford Bus Station to Dublin Airport
  2. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Birmingham (BHX) DUB - BHX
  3. Take the train from Birmingham International to Stafford

£25 - £141

Night bus to Dublin, fly to Liverpool, train  •  8h 41m

  1. Take the night bus from Waterford, Waterford Bus Station to Dublin Airport
  2. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Liverpool (LPL) DUB - LPL
  3. Take the train from Liverpool South Parkway to Stafford

£31 - £186

Bus to Cork, fly to Birmingham, train  •  9h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Days Hotel Merchants Quay Waterford to St. Patricks Quay
  2. Fly from Cork (ORK) to Birmingham (BHX) ORK - BHX
  3. Take the train from Birmingham International to Stafford

£52 - £211

Bus to Cork, fly to Manchester, train  •  9h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Days Hotel Merchants Quay Waterford to St. Patricks Quay
  2. Fly from Cork (ORK) to Manchester (MAN) ORK - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent

£54 - £217

Night bus to Dublin, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  10h 17m

  1. Take the night bus from Waterford, Waterford Bus Station to Dublin Airport
  2. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) DUB - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Derby

£32 - £177

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Waterford to Alton Towers Station is to night bus and fly which costs 20€ - 220€ and takes 8h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Waterford to Alton Towers Station is to night bus and fly which costs 20€ - 220€ and takes 8h 28m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Waterford station to Alton Towers Station. However, there are services departing from Waterford, Waterford Bus Station and arriving at Alton Towers Entrance via Dublin, Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Hanley, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 42m.

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The distance between Waterford and Alton Towers Station is 361 km.

The best way to get from Waterford to Alton Towers Station without a car is to train and bus and ferry which takes 14h 5m and costs 110€ - 200€.

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It takes approximately 14h 5m to get from Waterford to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.

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Waterford to Alton Towers Station bus services, operated by Bus �ireann, arrive at Waterford, Waterford Bus Station.

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The quickest flight from Dublin Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 55m.

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Waterford to Alton Towers Station bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Stoke-On-Trent station.

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British Airways, Aer Lingus and Ryanair offer flights from Dublin Airport to Manchester Airport.

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Map of how to get from Waterford to Alton Towers Station.
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  • Distance: 225.6 miles
  • Duration: 14h 5m

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

There is no direct connection from Waterford to Alton Towers Station. However, you can take the train to Heuston, take the walk to Heuston, take the tram to Busáras, take the walk to Dublin, take the bus and ferry to Birmingham, take the walk to Birmingham New Street, take the train to Stoke-on-Trent, then take the taxi to Alton Towers Station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Waterford to Alton Towers Station via Rosslare Harbour, Rosslare Harbour, Rosslare, Fishguard, Fishguard Harbour, Cardiff Central, Birmingham New Street, Stafford, Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station, and Alton, Post Office in around 15h 2m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£16 - £170
Flights from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£15 - £180
Flights from Dublin to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£16 - £200
Flights from Dublin to Liverpool
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£16 - £190
Flights from Dublin to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£16 - £180
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£24 - £210
Flights from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£23 - £220
Flights from Cork to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £260
Flights from Cork to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £230
Flights from Dublin to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £240
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dublin to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £230
Flights from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£23 - £220
Flights from Cork to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £230
Flights from Dublin to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £240
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£28 - £45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£19 - £30
Anytime Single
£28 - £45
Off-Peak Single
£18 - £26
Train from Cardiff Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£28 - £45
Anytime Single
£40 - £70
Off-Peak Single
£35 - £55
Train from Birmingham New Street to Stafford
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£24 - £40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£17 - £26
Anytime Single
£24 - £40
Off-Peak Single
£12 - £19
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£26 - £40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£18 - £28
Anytime Single
£26 - £40
Off-Peak Single
£15 - £23
Train from Birmingham International to Stafford
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£26 - £40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£18 - £28
Anytime Single
£26 - £40
Off-Peak Single
£15 - £23
Train from Leeds to Derby
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£23 - £35
Anytime Single
£35 - £55
Off-Peak Single
£27 - £40
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Birmingham New Street to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £19
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£7 - £11
Anytime Day Single
£13 - £19
Train from Birmingham New Street to Stafford
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £12
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£5 - £7
Anytime Day Single
£8 - £12
Train from Birmingham International to Stafford
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£6 - £9
Anytime Day Single
£11 - £16
Train from Liverpool South Parkway to Stafford
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £23
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£9 - £14
Anytime Day Single
£16 - £23
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£22 - £35
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£14 - £22
Anytime Day Single
£22 - £35
Train from Birmingham New Street to Stafford
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£15 - £24
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single
£15 - £24
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£19 - £35
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£13 - £19
Anytime Day Single
£19 - £35
Train from Birmingham International to Stafford
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£19 - £30
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£12 - £19
Anytime Day Single
£19 - £30
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Fishguard Harbour to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£35 - £55
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
£17 - £24
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £55
First Anytime Day Single
£55 - £85
Train from Birmingham New Street to Stafford
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
£9 - £14
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
£4 - £7
Anytime Day Single
£9 - £14
First Anytime Day Single
£13 - £20
Train from Fishguard Harbour to Crewe
Ave. Duration
5h 38m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£75 - £120
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
£35 - £50
Anytime Day Single
£75 - £120
First Anytime Day Single
£120 - £190
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
£12 - £18
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
£6 - £9
Anytime Day Single
£12 - £18
First Anytime Day Single
£18 - £27
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £15
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Derby
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£18 - £26
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Derby
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£26 - £40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
£13 - £19
Off-Peak Single
£25 - £40
Anytime Day Single
£26 - £40
Anytime Single
£35 - £55
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 and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£28 - £40
Book at
National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Stoke-On-Trent
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£11 - £15
Book at
National Express
Bus �ireann
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Waterford, Waterford Bus Station to Rosslare Harbour, Rosslare Harbour
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Waterford, Waterford Bus Station to Busáras
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Night bus from Waterford, Waterford Bus Station to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Dublin Coach
Phone
+353 (0)1 465 9972
Email
info@dublincoach.ie
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Days Hotel Merchants Quay Waterford to Dublin, Arlington Hotel
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£7 - £11
Website
Dublin Coach
Bus from Days Hotel Merchants Quay Waterford to St. Patricks Quay
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £9
Website
Dublin Coach
Eurobus
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Days Hotel Merchants Quay Waterford to Dublin, Arlington Hotel
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£13 - £16
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Days Hotel Merchants Quay Waterford to St. Patricks Quay
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
First in The Potteries
Phone
0345 646 0707
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Stoke-on-Trent station to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
First in The Potteries
Ferry operators
Stena Line

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