There are 6 ways to get from Birmingham to Alton Towers Station by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
  2. Take the train from Derby to Uttoxeter

$82 - $117

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham to Stoke-On-Trent National Express
  2. Take the bus from Hanley, Bus Station (stand A) to Alton Towers Entrance X32

$15 - $18

4 alternative options

Train, bus via Derby  •  2 h 57 min

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

$39 - $58

Train, bus  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Stoke-on-Trent
  2. Take the bus from Stoke-on-Trent Railway Station to Alton Towers Entrance X32

$25 - $62

Taxi  •  1 h

  1. Take a taxi from Birmingham to Alton Towers Station 47.2 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  1 h

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Alton Towers Station 47.2 miles

$10 - $15

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Alton Towers Station is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 1 h.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham to Alton Towers Station is to taxi which takes 1 h and costs £160 - £200.

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The distance between Birmingham and Alton Towers Station is 56 km. The road distance is 76 km.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham to Alton Towers Station. However, there are services departing from Birmingham and arriving at Alton Towers Entrance via Hanley, Bus Station (stand A). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 26 min.

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

You can take a train from Birmingham to Alton Towers Station via Derby and Uttoxeter in around 2 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Birmingham to Alton Towers Station via Stoke-On-Trent, Hanley, Bus Station (stand A), and Alton Towers Entrance in around 3 h 26 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Train from Birmingham New Street to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
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 - $19
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
Coastal Liner UK
Phone
01902 633064
Email
info@coastallinerltd.co.uk
Website
coastallinerltd.co.uk
Bus from Stoke-on-Trent Railway Station to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
Coastal Liner UK
Bus from Hanley, Bus Station (stand A) to Alton Towers Entrance
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
Coastal Liner UK
Other operators
Taxi from Birmingham to Alton Towers Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Estimated price
$220 - $270
TOA Taxis
Phone
+44 121 427 8888
Website
toataxis.co.uk
Birmingham Taxis
Phone
+44 121 775 0017
Website
taxisbirmingham.co.uk

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