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

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Train, line 1 tram  •  57 min

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

$7 - $12

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Line 5 tram, line 2 tram  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the line 5 tram from Rochdale Interchange (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink) 5
  2. Take the line 2 tram from Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink) to Altrincham (Manchester Metrolink) 2 / ...

$8 - $12

Line 17 bus, line 263 bus  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the line 17 bus from Rochdale Interchange to Shudehill Interchange 17 / ...
  2. Take the line 263 bus from Manchester City Centre, Major St (Building 101) to Altrincham Interchange 263

$8 - $9

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rochdale to Altrincham 24.7 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Rochdale to Altrincham 24.7 miles

$5 - $8

Uber  •  29 min

  1. Take an Uber from Rochdale to Altrincham 24.7 miles

$50 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rochdale to Altrincham is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rochdale to Altrincham is to taxi which costs £65 - £85 and takes 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rochdale to Altrincham. However, there are services departing from Rochdale Interchange and arriving at Altrincham Interchange via Manchester City Centre, Major St (Building 101). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 13 min.

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The distance between Rochdale and Altrincham is 18 miles. The road distance is 24.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Rochdale to Altrincham without a car is to train and line 1 tram which takes 57 min and costs £5 - £9.

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It takes approximately 57 min to get from Rochdale to Altrincham, including transfers.

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Rochdale to Altrincham bus services, operated by First, depart from Rochdale Interchange station.

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Rochdale to Altrincham bus services, operated by Arriva North West, arrive at Altrincham Interchange station.

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Map of how to get from Rochdale to Altrincham.
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  • Distance: 17.9 miles
  • Duration: 57 min

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

You can take a bus from Rochdale to Altrincham via Shudehill Interchange and Manchester City Centre, Major St (Building 101) in around 2 h 13 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Victoria (Manchester Metrolink) to Altrincham (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Rochdale Interchange (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink) to Altrincham (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 44 11
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Major St (Building 101) to Altrincham Interchange
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Rochdale to Altrincham
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$40 - $60
UberX
$50 - $70
Assist
$50 - $70
Exec
$60 - $85
UberXL
$70 - $95
Taxi from Rochdale to Altrincham
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
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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