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 - $6

Cheapest option

Bus  •  27 min

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

$2 - $9

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Oldham to Rochdale 7 miles

$29 - $40

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 - $21

Walk  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Walk from Oldham to Rochdale 5.9 miles

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 27 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 - $6
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 - $21
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$14 - $21
ASSIST
$14 - $21
ACCESS
$13 - $20
uberEXEC
$23 - $35
uberXL
$26 - $40
Taxi from Oldham to Rochdale
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$29 - $40
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Oldham to Rochdale?

The distance between Oldham and Rochdale is 9 km. The road distance is 11 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Oldham to Rochdale?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Oldham to Rochdale?

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

Is there a direct bus between Oldham and Rochdale?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Oldham Central Bus Station and arriving at Rochdale, Oldham Rd/Milnrow Rd. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

How long does it take to get from Oldham to Rochdale?

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.