How do you fancy winning a pair of tickets to the first day of Alton Towers Scarefest 2020? Take part in our free competition and you could be enjoying the thrilling hair-raising roller coasters such as Wicker Man and Nemesis in total darkness. Are you mad enough to enter the horrifying, terrifying mazes? Two have already won awards – and a third brand new outdoor maze beckons – can you escape?
What is Alton Towers Scarefest?
The unmissable Scarefest experience takes place on selected dates in October and November when the Alton Towers Resort becomes home to Halloween. The rides are open until late so you can enjoy them in the dark! Scarefest is not only about the thrilling rides, there are also scare mazes available at an additional charge which you can enter if you choose to.
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Scarefest Jigsaw Challenge
Try our Scarefest Jigsaw Challenge. How quickly can you complete the jigsaw below? Once you have completed the jigsaw share it with your friends. It is easier to complete the jigsaw when using a device with a larger screen.
Alton Towers Resort Tickets
Purchase your tickets in advance to save time queuing at the entrance to the park and also saving on the full price admission. View our Alton Towers Resort Special Offers Page for the best discounts on your Tickets and Accommodation.
You can buy your tickets in advance direct from Alton Towers Official Website.
Travelling to Alton Towers Resort
Alton Towers is located in the beautiful Staffordshire countryside. There are a number of ways to get to Alton Towers. If you are travelling by car, Alton Towers Resort is between the M1 and the M6. When driving to any of Alton Towers Resorts Attractions use the postcode ST10 4DB. Please follow the signs for the final part of your journey, as your Sat Nav may attempt to take you down a local farm track, especially if you’re coming down the B5417.
Please drive with care when you’re in the area. There are many walkers, cyclists and horse riders, and the roads can be very narrow in places.
Travelling by Train
The nearest train station to Alton Towers is Uttoxeter, which is accessible from a large number of UK train stations including London, Birmingham and Newcastle upon Tyne, where trains depart every hour. Search for your train tickets using Raileasy. From Uttoxeter, the remainder of the journey can be made by taxi or bus (there is one daily bus service which takes approximately 40 minutes). Visitors also catch trains to Alton Towers via Stoke-on-Trent (four bus departures daily) and Nottingham and Derby (both one bus service daily).
There are lots of places to stay in the Peak District. Alton Towers is surrounded by beautiful countryside. The theme park offers on-site accommodation. If you only planning on visiting the park for one day and would like to explore some of the other attractions in the area then take a look at some of the wonderful self-catering cottages available from Snaptrip.