There are 6 ways to get from Oldham to Rochdale by tram, bus, taxi, car, towncar or foot

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Line 5 tram  •  25 min

  1. Take the line 5 tram from Oldham King Street (Manchester Metrolink) to Rochdale Interchange (Manchester Metrolink) 5

$3 - $5

Cheapest option

Bus  •  26 min

  1. Take the bus from Oldham Central Bus Station to Rochdale, Milnrow Rd 409 / ...

$2 - $8

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Oldham to Rochdale 7 miles

$27 - $32

Drive  •  9 min

  1. Drive from Oldham to Rochdale 7 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  9 min

  1. Take an Uber from Oldham to Rochdale 7 miles

$14 - $22

Walk  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Walk from Oldham to Rochdale 5.9 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Oldham to Rochdale is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oldham to Rochdale is to taxi which costs £21 - £26 and takes 9 min.

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The distance between Oldham and Rochdale is 6 miles. The road distance is 7 miles.

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The line 5 tram from Oldham King Street (Manchester Metrolink) to Rochdale Interchange (Manchester Metrolink) takes 25 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Oldham Central Bus Station station and arriving at Rochdale, Milnrow Rd. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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The best way to get from Oldham to Rochdale without a car is to line 5 tram which takes 25 min and costs £2 - £4.

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Map of how to get from Oldham to Rochdale.
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  • Distance: 5.6 miles
  • Duration: 25 min

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

First operates a bus from Oldham to Rochdale every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 26 min. National Express also services this route twice daily.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Oldham King Street (Manchester Metrolink) to Rochdale Interchange (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Oldham to Rochdale
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$13 - $19
UberX
$14 - $22
Assist
$14 - $21
Exec
$21 - $29
UberXL
$23 - $35
Taxi from Oldham to Rochdale
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$27 - $32
Street Cars Manchester
Phone
+44 161 228 7878
Website
streetcarsmanchester.co.uk
Radio Cars
Phone
+44 161 236 8033
Website
radiocarsmanchester.co.uk
Manchester Cars
Phone
+44 161 228 3355
Website
ilovemanchestercars.co.uk

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