There are 7 ways to get from Rochdale to Swinton by train, bus, tram, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from Rochdale to Salford Crescent
  2. Take the bus from Salford, Crescent/Salford Crescent Stn to Deans, East Lancs Rd/Hello Hotel (Petrol Station) V1 / ...

$7 - $11

Cheapest option

Line 471 bus, line 2 bus  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the line 471 bus from Rochdale Interchange to Bolton, Bradshawgate/Shiffnall Street (The Alma Inn) 471
  2. Take the line 2 bus from Bolton, Thynne Street/Bridgeman Street (Car Wash) to Dales Brow, Folly Ln/Leigh Ave (House 110) 2

$7 - $8

5 alternative options

Line 5 tram, bus  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the line 5 tram from Rochdale Interchange (Manchester Metrolink) to St Peter's Square (Manchester Metrolink) 5
  2. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, Princess St/Art Gallery (Property 14) to Dales Brow, Worsley Rd/Reformed Church 34 / ...

$9 - $11

Line 468 bus, line 97 bus, line 484 bus  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the line 468 bus from Rochdale, Newgate/The Esplanade (Newgate House) to Bury Interchange 467 / ...
  2. Take the line 97 bus from Bury Interchange to Prestwich, Bury New Rd/Longfield Ctr (Shopping Centre) 97 / ...
  3. Take the line 484 bus from Prestwich, Bury New Rd/Longfield Ctr (Shopping Centre) to Dales Brow, Folly Ln/Leigh Ave (House 110) 484

$13 - $14

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rochdale to Swinton 14.2 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Rochdale to Swinton 14.2 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  18 min

  1. Take an Uber from Rochdale to Swinton 14.2 miles

$26 - $40

What companies run services between Rochdale, England and Swinton, Manchester, England?

You can take a bus from Rochdale to Swinton via Bolton, Bradshawgate/Shiffnall Street (The Alma Inn) and Bolton, Thynne Street/Bridgeman Street (Car Wash) in around 2 h 3 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
$5 - $7
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Salford, Crescent/Salford Crescent Stn to Deans, East Lancs Rd/Hello Hotel (Petrol Station)
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Rochdale Interchange to Bolton, Bradshawgate/Shiffnall Street (The Alma Inn)
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
First
Bus from Bolton, Thynne Street/Bridgeman Street (Car Wash) to Dales Brow, Folly Ln/Leigh Ave (House 110)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Bury Interchange to Prestwich, Bury New Rd/Longfield Ctr (Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Princess St/Art Gallery (Property 14) to Dales Brow, Worsley Rd/Reformed Church
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Diamond
Phone
0121 322 2222
Email
comments@diamondbuses.com
Website
diamondbuses.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Princess St/Art Gallery (Property 14) to Dales Brow, Worsley Rd/Reformed Church
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
diamondbuses.com
Rossendale Transport
Phone
01706 390520
Email
getintouch@rossobus.com
Website
rossobus.com
Bus from Rochdale, Newgate/The Esplanade (Newgate House) to Bury Interchange
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
rossobus.com
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 44 11
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Prestwich, Bury New Rd/Longfield Ctr (Shopping Centre) to Dales Brow, Folly Ln/Leigh Ave (House 110)
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Rochdale to Swinton
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$26 - $40
ASSIST
$25 - $35
ACCESS
$26 - $40
uberEXEC
$40 - $60
uberXL
$45 - $65
Taxi from Rochdale to Swinton
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Rochdale to Swinton?

The distance between Rochdale and Swinton is 18 km. The road distance is 23 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Rochdale to Swinton?

The cheapest way to get from Rochdale to Swinton is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 18 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Rochdale to Swinton?

The quickest way to get from Rochdale to Swinton is to taxi which takes 18 min and costs £40 - £50.

Is there a direct bus between Rochdale and Swinton?

No, there is no direct bus from Rochdale to Swinton. However, there are services departing from Rochdale Interchange and arriving at Dales Brow, Folly Ln/Leigh Ave (House 110) via Bolton, Thynne Street/Bridgeman Street (Car Wash). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 3 min.

How long does it take to get from Rochdale to Swinton?

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