There are 5 ways to get from Rochdale to Warrington by train, tram, bus, taxi or car

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  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Rochdale to Manchester Victoria
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Warrington Central

$11 - $26

Cheapest option

Line 17 bus, bus  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the line 17 bus from Rochdale Interchange to Shudehill Interchange 17 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Shudehill Interchange to Howley, St Elphin's Park 100

$7 - $9

3 alternative options

Line 5 tram, bus  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the line 5 tram from Rochdale Interchange (Manchester Metrolink) to Victoria (Manchester Metrolink) 5
  2. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, Victoria Stn Approach (Opp Victoria St) to Warrington, Winwick Street Tracking Point 100

$9 - $11

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rochdale to Warrington 29.1 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Rochdale to Warrington 29.1 miles

$6 - $9

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

You can take a train from Rochdale to Warrington via Manchester Victoria, Victoria (Manchester Metrolink), Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink), and Manchester Piccadilly in around 1 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rochdale to Warrington via Shudehill Interchange in around 3 h 27 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Rochdale to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Warrington Central
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Rochdale to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$6 - $10
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $11
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Warrington Central
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$3 - $6
Off-Peak Single
$7 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Single
$11 - $16
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Warrington Central
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $9
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Rochdale Interchange (Manchester Metrolink) to Victoria (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Victoria Stn Approach (Opp Victoria St) to Warrington, Winwick Street Tracking Point
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
First
Bus from Rochdale Interchange to Shudehill Interchange
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Shudehill Interchange to Howley, St Elphin's Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
First
Other operators
Taxi from Rochdale to Warrington
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
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

The distance between Rochdale and Warrington is 38 km. The road distance is 47 km.

The cheapest way to get from Rochdale to Warrington is to line 17 bus and bus which costs £5 - £7 and takes 3 h 27 min.

The quickest way to get from Rochdale to Warrington is to taxi which takes 31 min and costs £80 - £95.

No, there is no direct bus from Rochdale to Warrington. However, there are services departing from Rochdale Interchange and arriving at Howley, St Elphin's Park via Shudehill Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 27 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to get from Rochdale to Warrington, including transfers.