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

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Train, line 5 tram  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from Rochdale to Manchester Victoria
  2. Take the line 5 tram from Victoria (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink) 5

$6 - $10

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Line 5 tram  •  1 h 18 min

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

$5 - $7

4 alternative options

Line 17 bus  •  1 h 42 min

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

$6 - $7

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rochdale to Old Trafford 20.4 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Rochdale to Old Trafford 20.4 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  24 min

  1. Take an Uber from Rochdale to Old Trafford 20.4 miles

$40 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rochdale to Old Trafford is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rochdale to Old Trafford is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rochdale to Old Trafford. However, there are services departing from Rochdale Interchange and arriving at Old Trafford, Matt Busby Way (Brick Warehouse) via Manchester City Centre, Hart St (Tuc Museum). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 42 min.

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The distance between Rochdale and Old Trafford is 12 miles. The road distance is 20.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Rochdale to Old Trafford without a car is to train and line 5 tram which takes 47 min and costs £4 - £8.

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It takes approximately 47 min to get from Rochdale to Old Trafford, including transfers.

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

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Rochdale to Old Trafford bus services, operated by First, arrive at Shudehill Interchange station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rochdale to Old Trafford is 20 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Rochdale to Old Trafford.

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There are 787+ hotels available in Old Trafford. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Rochdale to Old Trafford.
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  • Distance: 12.1 miles
  • Duration: 47 min

What companies run services between Rochdale, England and Old Trafford, England?

First operates a bus from Rochdale to Old Trafford every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $4 and the journey takes 59 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Victoria (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
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
Bus operators
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Rochdale to Old Trafford
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$35 - $50
UberX
$40 - $60
Assist
$40 - $60
Exec
$50 - $70
UberXL
$55 - $80
Taxi from Rochdale to Old Trafford
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
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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