How to travel from Rochdale to Manchester

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from Rochdale to Manchester

You can get from Rochdale to Manchester by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Rochdale to Manchester on May 28 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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06:50AMRochdale0h16 07:06AMManchester Victoria
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Travel Information between Rochdale and Manchester

distanceDistance10 miles (16 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$4 - $8
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $4 (€4) • 14 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $4 (€4) • 14 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBus or Northern Rail

Take a bus or train to travel 10 miles (16 km) from Rochdale to Manchester. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 14 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $4 (€4). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Bus or Northern Rail among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Rochdale to Manchester.

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There are 2 travel options from Rochdale to Manchester: bus or train.

The cheapest way to go to Manchester from Rochdale is by taking a train, which costs on average $4 (€4).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Manchester:

Taking a train is about $3 (€3) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $8 (€7) for this trip.

The fastest way from Rochdale to Manchester is by train with an average journey time of 14 min.

There are alternative travel options to Manchester that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 37 min.

The distance from Rochdale to Manchester is approximately 10 miles (16 km).

The average frequency per day from Rochdale to Manchester is:

  • 25 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Rochdale to Manchester as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Rochdale to Manchester:

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Rochdale, Interchange (Stand D) and arrive in Manchester, Coach Station.
  • Most travelers take a train from Rochdale to Manchester Piccadilly.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Rochdale to Manchester, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Bus to go to Manchester by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Bus Rochdale to Manchester tickets on Omio for $8 (€7).
  • Travel with Northern Rail to go to Manchester by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Northern Rail Rochdale to Manchester tickets on Omio for $4 (€4).
Your trip from Rochdale to Manchester doesn't have to end in Manchester. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Liverpool or Edinburgh. If you’d like to add London, Liverpool or Edinburgh to your Rochdale to Manchester tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Manchester today!

Before traveling from Rochdale to Manchester, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this route is costing $8 (€7) one way on average.
  • A train ticket for this trip costs on average $4 (€4) one way.

But we recommend booking Rochdale to Manchester tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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