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There are 5 ways to get from St Helens to Rochdale by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train TransPennine Express  •  48 min

  1. Take the train from Lea Green to Manchester Victoria
  2. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Rochdale

$11 - $18

4 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from St Helens Central to Wigan North Western
  2. Take the train from Wigan Wallgate to Rochdale

$12 - $20

Line 352 bus, train  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the line 352 bus from St Helens Bus Station to Wigan, Wallgate Stn 352
  2. Take the train from Wigan Wallgate to Rochdale

$12 - $19

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from St Helens to Rochdale 30 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from St Helens to Rochdale 30 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from St Helens to Rochdale is to drive which costs £4 - £8 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from St Helens to Rochdale is to taxi which costs £80 - £100 and takes 37 min.

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No, there is no direct train from St Helens to Rochdale. However, there are services departing from Lea Green and arriving at Rochdale via Manchester Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 48 min.

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The distance between St Helens and Rochdale is 27 miles. The road distance is 30 miles.

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The best way to get from St Helens to Rochdale without a car is to train which takes 48 min and costs £8 - £15.

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It takes approximately 48 min to get from St Helens to Rochdale, including transfers.

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St Helens to Rochdale train services, operated by TransPennine Express, depart from Lea Green station.

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St Helens to Rochdale train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Rochdale station.

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Yes, the driving distance between St Helens to Rochdale is 30 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from St Helens to Rochdale.

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  • Distance: 26.6 miles
  • Duration: 48 min

What companies run services between St Helens, England and Rochdale, England?

You can take a train from St Helens to Rochdale via Manchester Victoria in around 48 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Lea Green to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $9
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Lea Green to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Victoria to Rochdale
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from St Helens Central to Wigan North Western
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Wigan Wallgate to Rochdale
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva Merseyside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from St Helens Bus Station to Wigan, Wallgate Stn
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from St Helens to Rochdale
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915

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