A visit to The Alton Towers Resort is incredibly fun and exciting, TowersTimes is here to make sure that planning it is just as fantastical. We’ve compiled all of our expert knowledge into the following sections. If you want some further helpful tips and tricks you can always ask for help on our forum!



Getting to The Alton Towers Resort is easy however you intend to travel! We’ll show you how to find the resort in the quickest and easiest way possible.


Height Restrictions

For safety reasons many rides and attractions have height restrictions. Check here to see if you’re tall enough to face Nemesis or if you’re better off with Charlie and The Chocolate Factory.


Opening Times

The Alton Towers Theme Park has varying opening hours throughout the season. Check them here before visiting to ensure you make the most of your day!


Ticket Prices

Here you’ll find all the prices and information you’ll need to purchase a ticket to the resort’s magical attractions.


Queue Busters

TowersTimes’ expert tips and advice on how to avoid the biggest queues and maximise your time.


Special Events

From scary labyrinths full of your worst nightmares to magical firework displays, special events at The Alton Towers Resort are an experience like no other.



From the Pirates of Mutity Bay to the exceptionally cool Ice Age, check out the showtimes in advance to make the most of your day.


Local Accommodation

Coming Soon – TowersTimes takes a look at some of the best local accommodation.