Alton tourist and travel information

Alton tourist and travel information

Alton Travel Information

Hire - Alton Alton is a delightful thriving market town in Hampshire.

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bus and coach travel

Coaches Alton Alton - Travel by coach - If you'd like to speak to someone about your journey you can ring Traveline on 0871 200 22 33.

www.stagecoachbus.com

M3 Motorway

Roads Alton - Travel by road - Alton is about 8 miles south of Junction 5 of the M3 Motorway. The M3 Motorway links Southampton to London. Alton is about 50 miles from London and 30 miles from Southampton.

M3 Motorway

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Roads - ztown Alton - Travel by road - The market town of Alton lies eighteen miles NE of Winchester, 8 miles west of Farnham and about 10 miles south of Basingstoke, on the A31.

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Travel by train

Rail Alton Alton - Travel by train - Alton Station, Station Approach, Alton, GU34 2PZ. CCTV. Ticket office. Waiting room. Refreshment facilities. Pay phone. Toilets. Only parts of station step free access.

South West Trains. Main Regions: Greater London, Surrey, Hampshire, Dorset, Wiltshire. Tel: 08700 00 5151. www.southwesttrains.co.uk
   

www.nationalrail.co.uk www.nationalrail.co.uk

Cycling

Cycle Hire - ztown Alton - Cycling - Basingstoke to Alton and Alresford - National Cycle Network Route 23 - A 23 mile cycle route along quiet lanes - part of the route between Reading and Basingstoke.

Cycling

Alton Tourist Information

Shopping

Stores Alton - Shopping - Alton market day is Tuesday.

Town Centre Shopping

Sport

Sport Alton - Sport - Alton Golf Club, Old Odiham Road, Alton, Hampshire, GU34 4BU. Tel: 01420 82042. About 2 miles north of Alton.

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Entertainment

Entertainment Alton - Entertainment and attractions - The Palace Cinema, Normandy Street, Alton. Allen Gallery, Church Street, Alton, Hampshire, GU34 2BW. Tel 01420 82802. The Allen Gallery houses one of Southern England's most outstanding ceramics collections.

Entertainment

Art Gallery

Other information Alton - Other information - Alton Town Council, Town Hall, Market Square, Alton. Tel: (01420) 83986. Curtis Museum, High Street, Alton, Hampshire GU34 1BA. Tel: 01420 82802. Contains many Saxon discoveries including the famous Alton Buckle. Alton Library, Vicarage Hill, Alton, GU34 1HT. Tel: 01420 83147.

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ALTON ACCOMMODATION

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Alton hotels

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Guest house bed and breakfast in Alton

Hampshire Map and Attractions

Southampton is 80 miles from London. It is 51 miles from Havant to Basingstoke and 73 miles from Fordingbridge to Haslemere.

Ferries Ferry Ports indicated are Portsmouth and Southampton.

Airports Airport indicated is Southampton International.

Roads Alton is about 8 miles south of Junction 5 of the M3 Motorway.

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Attractions Attractions (see details below)

Rail Stations Rail Stations (Not all stations shown). There is a station in Alton.

Attraction 1 - The New Forest Otter, Owl and Wildlife Conservation Park, Longdown, Ashurst, Southampton. SO40 4UH. Tel: 023 8029 2408. ottersandowls.co.uk.
Attraction 2 - The Watercress Line, The Railway Station, Alresford, Hampshire SO24 9JG. Tel: 01962 733810. watercressline.co.uk.
Attraction 3 - National Motor Museum, John Montagu Building, Beaulieu, Brockenhurst, Hampshire, SO42 7ZN. Tel : 01590 612345. nationalmotormuseum.co.uk.
Attraction 4 - Winchester Cathedral, The Cathedral Office, 1 The Close, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 9LS. Tel: 01962 857200. winchester-cathedral.org.uk.
Attraction 5 - The Camberley Theatre, Knoll Road, Camberley, Surrey GU15 3SY. Box Office: 01276 707600.

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For hotels in other areas nearby see Winchester hotels & Petersfield hotels. Or Southern England accommodation

Telephoning Alton from abroad - To dial a number in Alton from outside the UK: dial the International Access Code of the country you are calling from - follow that by the Country Code for the country you are calling to (44 for the UK) - dial the local area code omitting the initial ‘0’ e.g. for London 020 becomes 20 - dial the phone number of the person you want to call in Alton

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