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

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Train, line 1 tram  •  44 min

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

$7 - $11

Cheapest option

Line 5 tram  •  1 h 2 min

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

$4 - $7

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Line 182 bus, bus  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the line 182 bus from Rochdale Interchange to Piccadilly Gardens, Dale St (BANK) 182 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza) to Stretford, Davyhulme Road (House 180) X50

$7 - $8

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rochdale to Stretford 19.6 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Rochdale to Stretford 19.6 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  21 min

  1. Take an Uber from Rochdale to Stretford 19.6 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Rochdale to Stretford is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rochdale to Stretford is to taxi which costs £55 - £65 and takes 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rochdale to Stretford. However, there are services departing from Rochdale Interchange and arriving at Stretford, Davyhulme Road (House 180) via Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 39 min.

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The distance between Rochdale and Stretford is 13 miles. The road distance is 19.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Rochdale to Stretford without a car is to train and line 1 tram which takes 44 min and costs £5 - £9.

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It takes approximately 44 min to get from Rochdale to Stretford, including transfers.

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

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Rochdale to Stretford bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, arrive at Stretford, Davyhulme Road (House 180) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rochdale to Stretford is 20 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Rochdale to Stretford.

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The nearest airport to Stretford is Manchester (MAN) Airport which is 6.2 miles away. Other nearby airports include Liverpool (LPL) (23.6 miles), Leeds Bradford (LBA) (39.8 miles), East Midlands (EMA) (59.8 miles) and Birmingham (BHX) (73.5 miles).

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Map of how to get from Rochdale to Stretford.
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  • Distance: 13.4 miles
  • Duration: 44 min

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

You can take a bus from Rochdale to Stretford via Piccadilly Gardens, Dale St (BANK) and Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza) in around 1 h 39 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Victoria (Manchester Metrolink) to Stretford (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
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
$4 - $7
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza) to Stretford, Davyhulme Road (House 180)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Rochdale to Stretford
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$30 - $50
UberX
$35 - $55
Assist
$35 - $55
Exec
$45 - $70
UberXL
$55 - $75
Taxi from Rochdale to Stretford
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
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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