Duration 2h 27m
Distance 148.9 miles
Average price £139
Frequency Weekly

Trip overview


  1. Cheltenham Spa
  2. Rochdale
2h 56m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£71 - £192

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No, there is no direct train from Cheltenham to Rochdale. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham Spa and arriving at Rochdale via Manchester Piccadilly Station and Manchester Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 56m.

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The distance between Cheltenham and Rochdale is 119 miles. The road distance is 148.9 miles.

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Cheltenham to Rochdale train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Cheltenham Spa station.

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Cheltenham to Rochdale train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Manchester Piccadilly station.

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There are 1055+ hotels available in Rochdale. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Cheltenham and Rochdale?

CrossCountry operates a train from Cheltenham Spa to Manchester Piccadilly every 2 hours. Tickets cost £60 - £180 and the journey takes 2h 19m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£60 - £180

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