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

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Line 4 tram, train  •  40 min

  1. Take the line 4 tram from Prestwich (Manchester Metrolink) to Victoria (Manchester Metrolink) 4 / ...
  2. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Rochdale

$7 - $10

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Line 97 bus, line 471 bus  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the line 97 bus from Prestwich, Red Lion (Shops) to Bury, Interchange Access (Bury Interchange) 97 / ...
  2. Take the line 471 bus from Bury Interchange to Rochdale Interchange 471

$5 - $7

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Line 4 tram, bus  •  44 min

  1. Take the line 4 tram from Prestwich (Manchester Metrolink) to Bury (Manchester Metrolink) 4 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bury Interchange to Rochdale Interchange 471 / ...

$5 - $9

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Prestwich to Rochdale 9.9 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Prestwich to Rochdale 9.9 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  12 min

  1. Take an Uber from Prestwich to Rochdale 9.9 miles

$21 - $30

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Prestwich to Rochdale is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Prestwich to Rochdale is to taxi which costs £29 - £35 and takes 12 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Prestwich to Rochdale. However, there are services departing from Prestwich, Red Lion (Shops) and arriving at Rochdale Interchange via Bury Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

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The distance between Prestwich and Rochdale is 8 miles. The road distance is 9.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Prestwich to Rochdale without a car is to line 4 tram and train which takes 40 min and costs £5 - £8.

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It takes approximately 40 min to get from Prestwich to Rochdale, including transfers.

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Prestwich to Rochdale bus services, operated by First, depart from Prestwich, Red Lion (Shops) station.

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Prestwich to Rochdale bus services, operated by First, arrive at Rochdale Interchange station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Prestwich to Rochdale is 10 miles. It takes approximately 12 min to drive from Prestwich to Rochdale.

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There are 793+ hotels available in Rochdale. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Prestwich to Rochdale.
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  • Distance: 7.9 miles
  • Duration: 40 min

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

You can take a bus from Prestwich to Rochdale via Bury, Interchange Access (Bury Interchange) and Bury Interchange in around 1 h 5 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Prestwich (Manchester Metrolink) to Victoria (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Prestwich (Manchester Metrolink) to Bury (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Bury Interchange to Rochdale Interchange
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Prestwich, Red Lion (Shops) to Bury, Interchange Access (Bury Interchange)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Rossendale Transport
Phone
01706 390520
Email
getintouch@rossobus.com
Website
rossobus.com
Bus from Bury Interchange to Rochdale P.O. (Post Office)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
rossobus.com
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Prestwich to Rochdale
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$18 - $26
UberX
$21 - $30
Assist
$20 - $29
Exec
$28 - $40
UberXL
$30 - $45
Taxi from Prestwich to Rochdale
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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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