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

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Train  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from York to Derby

$87 - $139

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from York, Clifford Street to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn Zap
  2. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Derby
  3. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Quixhill Lane Swi

$37 - $47

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from York to Derby
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Denstone, Marlpit Lane SWI - swift / ...

$60 - $99

Drive  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Drive from York to Alton Towers Station 114.3 miles

$24 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from York to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £18 - £28 and takes 1 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from York to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £18 - £28 and takes 1 h 58 min.

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The distance between York and Alton Towers Station is 76 miles. The road distance is 114.3 miles.

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The best way to get from York to Alton Towers Station without a car is to train which takes 2 h 43 min and costs £65 - £110.

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It takes approximately 2 h 43 min to get from York to Alton Towers Station, including transfers.

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The best way to get from York to Alton Towers Station is to train which takes 2 h 43 min and costs £65 - £110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £28 - £40 and takes 5 h 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between York to Alton Towers Station is 114 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to drive from York to Alton Towers Station.

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There are 503+ hotels available in Alton Towers Station. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from York to Alton Towers Station.
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  • Distance: 75.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 43 min

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

CrossCountry operates a train from York to Alton Towers Station hourly. Tickets cost $50 - $75 and the journey takes 1 h 17 min. East Midlands Trains also services this route twice a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from York to Alton Towers Station via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn, Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street, Derby, Derby, Bus Station, and Quixhill Lane in around 5 h 55 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from York to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$20 - $29
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Bus operators
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Denstone, Marlpit Lane
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Quixhill Lane
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Yorkshire Coastliner
Phone
01653 692 556
Email
hello@coastliner.co.uk
Website
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from York, Clifford Street to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk
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 Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Derby
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com

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