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Travelling to UK Theme Parks by Train

There’s nothing better than a fun, family day out at the theme park. Here in the UK we’re spoiled for choice with a fantastic range of theme parks up and down the country. And getting there by train couldn’t be easier. Just see for yourself.

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Drayton Manor Theme Park

Nearest Train Station: Tamworth Train Station

Family-friendly theme park, Drayton Manor, is located near Tamworth in the West Midlands. The nearest train station to Drayton Manor is Tamworth Train Station which is approximately three miles away. There are taxis easily located outside the station which will get you to the theme park in no time.

Alton Towers

Nearest Train Station: Multiple

Alton Towers is the perfect place for thrill seekers to get their pulse racing. In the heart of Staffordshire, in a village called Alton, you can reach Alton Towers by three train stations. Either Stoke-on-Trent , Uttoxeter and Derby . You will then need to hop on a bus to complete the last part of your journey. You can find out more about getting the bus from the train station to Alton Towers here.

Gulliver’s World

Nearest Train Station: Multiple

Designed for families with children aged between 2 and 13, Gulliver’s World is a fab day out in Cheshire. To get to Gulliver’s World by train, you can arrive at either Warrington Central or Warrington Bank Quay train stations. From there you can catch either the number 18 or 17C bus from Warrington Bus Station which will get you to the top of the drive.


Nearest Train Station: Staines Train Station

Not too far from London in Chertsey, Surrey is THORPE PARK Resort. With over 30 rides and attractions, there’s plenty to keep you busy on your visit. There are regular South Western Trains that run directly from Waterloo to Staines train station which is the recommended station for THORPE PARK Resort.

Chessington World of Adventures

Nearest Train Station: Chessington South Station

As the name suggests, Chessington really is a world full of adventures. When travelling to Chessington World of Adventures you can get the train from central London to Chessington South Station. The station is around a ten-minute walk away from the park.

Blackpool Pleasure Beach

Nearest Train Station: Blackpool Pleasure Beach

Being the home to the UK’s only Nickelodeon Land, there’s plenty of fun to be had at Blackpool Pleasure Beach. Getting to Blackpool Pleasure Beach couldn’t be simpler. There are regular trains to Blackpool North and they even have their own train station which you can reach via Preston train station.


Nearest Train Station: Multiple

If you or your little one is a fan of all things Lego, then a trip to Legoland is definitely something you should be considering. Located in Windsor, it’s easy to reach Legoland from London. You can hop on a train to either Winsor & Eton Central or Windsor & Eton Riverside . From each station, you can jump on a shuttlebus that will take you to the park.

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