Paignton - Quaywest Waterpark
A great family, fun attraction whether you want the full on rush of exciting drop slides and flume rides, the carefree fun of tube rides or just a splash in the pool and laze in the sun.
Right next to gorgeous Goodrington Sands. Fantastic for sandcastles, rockpooling or just chilling out. Superb facilities with canoes and pedalos. A great beach for families.
Nearest station: Paignton (10 mins walk)
Christchurch - Adventure Wonderland
At Adventure Wonderland there are more than 30 fantastic rides and attractions throughout the park and Wild Thing! for all the family to enjoy. They provide hours of fun and entertainment and are primarily aimed at children up to about 12.
Nearest train stations Christchurch (4.3 miles) and Bournemouth (5.8 miles). From the Train Station there is a bus to Bournemouth Airport. It is a ten minute walk for Bournemouth Airport.
Hurn, Dorset BH23 6
Tel 01202 483444
New Forest - Paultons Family Theme Park
Paultons Family Theme Park in Hampshire, on the edge of the New Forest, offers a great family day out with over 50 different attractions and rides included in the price. The variety of things to see and do includes thrilling and gentle rides, dinosaurs, museums, animated shows, play areas, exotic birds and other fun activities for all ages in garden setting.
Nearest train stations Romsey and Totton (both 4 miles) and would therefore necessitate a short taxi ride.
Southampton Central station is further away from the Park (approximately 8.5 miles) but is better served by mainline services and is situated across the road from the city bus terminus thus providing a link to the Park.
Ower, Romsey SO51 6AL
Tel 023 8081 4442
Chertsey - Thorpe Park
With over 30 nuts rides, THORPE PARK is the place to get your adrenaline pumping!
Nearest station: Staines (5.1 miles). The 950 shuttle link operates from Staines station to THORPE PARK running every 15-20 minutes.
Tel 01932 577123
Windsor - Legoland
At LEGOLAND® Windsor the entertainment is certainly hands-on. Children aged 3-12 can take to the road, soar through the skies and sail the seas in complete safety. With over 50 interactive rides, live shows, building workshops, driving schools and attractions, all set in 150 acres of beautiful parkland, LEGOLAND Windsor is different sort of family theme park.
Nearest stations Windsor & Eton Riverside (3.2 miles) Windsor & Eton Central (2.9 miles)
Tel 0871 2222 001
Skegness - Fantasy Island
Fantasy Island is Britain's first themed indoor family resort and amusement park. It is located in Ingoldmells near Skegness on the East Coast of England. A magical world of fun, thrills and experiences for all the family.
Getting there: from London/Scotland change at Grantham for connection to Skegness. Several bus routes server Fantasy Island leaving from the bus stop adjacent to the Rail Station at Skegness. Fantasy Island is approxinatly 3 miles from Skegness Train Station. Taxi rank also available.
Tel 01754 615860
Nearest station: Telford Central (2.4 miles)
Tel 01952 243359
Alton - Alton Towers Theme & Water Park
Unleash a torrent of fun at the UK's most famous Theme Park! There's a theme park full of rides and adventures for kids of all sizes and adrenaline addicted adults... It's an absolute must-do day out!
Nearest stations Uttoxeter (9.2 miles) Stoke on Trent (16 miles)
The Alton Towers Transport team run a number of bus services designed to connect with incoming train services from popular destinations.
2010 Exclusive Offer - On every route, Theme Park Ticket PLUS return bus tickets are available for £40 for adults and £30 for kids - justask the the bus driver!
Tel 0871 222 3330