There are 8 ways to get from Rochdale to Manchester Oxford Road by train, bus, tram, taxi, car, rideshare or towncar

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Train  •  36 min

  1. Take the train from Rochdale to Manchester Victoria

$4 - $6

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Rideshare  •  46 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Rochdale to Manchester 14.3 miles

$1 - $3

6 alternative options

Bus  •  59 min

  1. Take the bus from Rochdale to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express

$5 - $9

Line 5 tram  •  1 h

  1. Take the line 5 tram from Rochdale Interchange (Manchester Metrolink) to St Peter's Square (Manchester Metrolink) 5

$4 - $7

Line 17 bus  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the line 17 bus from Rochdale Interchange to Shudehill Interchange 17 / ...

$3 - $4

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rochdale to Manchester Oxford Road 13.5 miles

$50 - $60

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Rochdale to Manchester Oxford Road 13.5 miles

$2 - $5

Uber  •  21 min

  1. Take an Uber from Rochdale to Manchester Oxford Road 13.5 miles

$28 - $40

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rochdale and arriving at Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St station. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Rochdale and arriving at Manchester Victoria. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

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The distance between Rochdale and Manchester Oxford Road is 11 miles. The road distance is 13.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Rochdale to Manchester Oxford Road without a car is to train which takes 36 min and costs .

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The train from Rochdale to Manchester Victoria takes 15 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Rochdale to Manchester Oxford Road bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Rochdale station.

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Rochdale to Manchester Oxford Road train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Rochdale station.

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The best way to get from Rochdale to Manchester Oxford Road is to train which takes 36 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 59 min.

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Rochdale to Manchester Oxford Road bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St.

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Rochdale to Manchester Oxford Road train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Manchester Victoria station.

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Map of how to get from Rochdale to Manchester Oxford Road.
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  • Distance: 10.6 miles
  • Duration: 36 min

What companies run services between Rochdale, England and Manchester Oxford Road, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Rochdale to Manchester Oxford Road every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 15 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Rochdale to Manchester Oxford Road 4 times a day. Tickets cost $5 - $9 and the journey takes 50 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Rochdale Interchange (Manchester Metrolink) to St Peter's Square (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Rochdale to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Rochdale to Manchester
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Rochdale to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$28 - $40
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uber.com
Access
$24 - $35
UberX
$28 - $40
Assist
$27 - $40
Exec
$35 - $50
UberXL
$40 - $55
Taxi from Rochdale to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$50 - $60
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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Yes, the driving distance between Rochdale to Manchester Oxford Road is 14 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Rochdale to Manchester Oxford Road.

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There are 787+ hotels available in Manchester Oxford Road. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Rochdale and Manchester Oxford Road. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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