There are 5 ways to get from Blackburn to Rochdale by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  49 min

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Rochdale

$10 - $15

Cheapest option

Line 481 bus, line 464 bus  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the line 481 bus from Blackburn Town Centre, Bus Station to Haslingden, Dale Street 481
  2. Take the line 464 bus from Haslingden, Dale Street to Town Head, Robert St (Property 9) 464

$9

3 alternative options

Line 1 bus, line 471 bus  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the line 1 bus from Blackburn Town Centre, Interchange to Bolton Interchange 1
  2. Take the line 471 bus from Bolton Interchange to Rochdale Interchange 471

$9 - $10

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Blackburn to Rochdale 19.5 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Blackburn to Rochdale 19.5 miles

$4 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Blackburn to Rochdale is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Blackburn to Rochdale is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 33 min.

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The distance between Blackburn and Rochdale is 16 miles. The road distance is 19.5 miles.

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The train from Blackburn to Rochdale takes 49 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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No, there is no direct bus from Blackburn station to Rochdale. However, there are services departing from Blackburn Town Centre, Bus Station and arriving at Town Head, Robert St (Property 9) via Haslingden, Dale Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 27 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Blackburn and arriving at Rochdale. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 49 min.

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What companies run services between Blackburn, England and Rochdale, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Blackburn to Rochdale hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Blackburn to Rochdale via Haslingden, Dale Street in around 1 h 27 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Rossendale Transport
Phone
01706 390520
Email
getintouch@rossobus.com
Website
rossobus.com
Bus from Blackburn Town Centre, Bus Station to Haslingden, Dale Street
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
rossobus.com
Bus from Haslingden, Dale Street to Town Head, Robert St (Property 9)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
rossobus.com
The Blackburn Bus Compan
Phone
01254 670 583
Email
hello@blackburnbus.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Blackburn Town Centre, Interchange to Bolton Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Blackburn to Rochdale
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
New City Taxis
Phone
+44 1772 824000
Website
newcityviptaxis.com
Ace Ringway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1772 200200
Website
ace-ringwaytaxis.co.uk

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