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

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Nelson to Rose Grove
  2. Take the train from Rose Grove to Rochdale

$8 - $13

Cheapest option

Bus, line 589 bus  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Nelson, Wavelengths to Burnley, Bus Station C43 / ...
  2. Take the line 589 bus from Burnley, Bus Station to Rochdale Interchange 589

$6 - $8

3 alternative options

Bus, line 464 bus  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Nelson, Bus Station to Rawtenstall, Bank Street (RAWTENSTALL Bank Street) X43
  2. Take the line 464 bus from Rawtenstall, Bus Station to Town Head, Robert St (Property 9) 464

$11

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nelson Station to Rochdale 18.9 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Nelson Station to Rochdale 18.9 miles

$4 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Nelson Station to Rochdale is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nelson Station to Rochdale is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nelson Station station to Rochdale. However, there are services departing from Nelson, Bus Station and arriving at Town Head, Robert St (Property 9) via Rawtenstall, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Nelson Station to Rochdale. However, there are services departing from Nelson and arriving at Rochdale via Rose Grove. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 27 min.

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The distance between Nelson Station and Rochdale is 15 miles. The road distance is 18.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Nelson Station to Rochdale without a car is to train which takes 1 h 27 min and costs £6 - £11.

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It takes approximately 1 h 27 min to get from Nelson Station to Rochdale, including transfers.

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Nelson Station to Rochdale bus services, operated by The Burnley Bus Company, arrive at Nelson, Bus Station.

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Map of how to get from Nelson Station to Rochdale.
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  • Distance: 15.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 27 min

What companies run services between Nelson Station, England and Rochdale, England?

You can take a train from Nelson Station to Rochdale via Rose Grove in around 1 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nelson Station to Rochdale via Rawtenstall, Bank Street (RAWTENSTALL Bank Street) and Rawtenstall, Bus Station in around 1 h 42 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Nelson to Rose Grove
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Rose Grove to Rochdale
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
The Burnley Bus Company
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Nelson, Bus Station to Rawtenstall, Bank Street (RAWTENSTALL Bank Street)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Nelson, New Scotland Road (Tesco Metro) to Burnley, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 1)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Rossendale Transport
Phone
01706 390520
Email
getintouch@rossobus.com
Website
rossobus.com
Bus from Rawtenstall, Bus Station to Town Head, Robert St (Property 9)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
rossobus.com
Transdev Burnley & Pendl
Phone
03456 040 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Nelson, Wavelengths to Burnley, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Holmeswood Coaches Ltd
Website
holmeswood.uk.com
Bus from Nelson, New Scotland Road (Tesco Metro) to Burnley, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
holmeswood.uk.com
Boomerang Travel Ltd
Bus from Nelson, New Scotland Road (Tesco Metro) to Burnley, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Other operators
Taxi from Nelson Station to Rochdale
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85

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