Duration 1h 24m
Distance 38.5 miles
Average price £14
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Rochdale and Preston takes 1h 24m and the fastest train takes 1h 9m. There is an hourly train service from Rochdale to Preston. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Salford Crescent • 1h 28m

  1. Rochdale
  2. Salford Crescent
  3. Preston
1h 28m
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£10 - £16

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No, there is no direct train from Rochdale to Preston. However, there are services departing from Rochdale and arriving at Preston via Salford Crescent. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 28m.

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The distance between Rochdale and Preston is 25 miles. The road distance is 38.5 miles.

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Rochdale to Preston train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Rochdale station.

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Rochdale to Preston train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Preston station.

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You can take a train from Rochdale to Preston via Salford Crescent in around 1h 28m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £7

About Northern Rail

Train from Rochdale to Salford Crescent
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Salford Crescent to Preston
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Rochdale to Blackburn
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£9 - £14
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackburn to Preston
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Rochdale to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk

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