There are 7 ways to get from Stockport to Rochdale by train, tram, bus, taxi, car, rideshare 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, line 4 tram  •  54 min

  1. Take the train from Stockport to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the line 4 tram from Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) to Victoria (Manchester Metrolink) 4
  3. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Rochdale

$9 - $50

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  38 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Stockport to Rochdale 18.8 miles

$5

5 alternative options

Line 5 tram  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the line 5 tram from East Didsbury (Manchester Metrolink) to Rochdale Interchange (Manchester Metrolink) 5

$9 - $12

Line 330 bus, line 409 bus  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the line 330 bus from Stockport, Warren St/Sainsburys (Supermarket) to Ashton Bus Station 330 / ...
  2. Take the line 409 bus from Ashton Bus Station to Rochdale Interchange 409

$8 - $9

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stockport to Rochdale 17.8 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Stockport to Rochdale 17.8 miles

$3 - $6

Uber  •  21 min

  1. Take an Uber from Stockport to Rochdale 17.8 miles

$30 - $45

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

You can take a bus from Stockport to Rochdale via Ashton Bus Station in around 1 h 40 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Stockport to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $13
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Stockport to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Victoria to Rochdale
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Stockport to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$2 - $4
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $6
First Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Stockport to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $7
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $5
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Stockport to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$1 - $2
Off-Peak Single
$2 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $6
Anytime Single
$4 - $6
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) to Victoria (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from East Didsbury (Manchester Metrolink) to Rochdale Interchange (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Stockport, Warren St/Sainsburys (Supermarket) to Ashton Bus Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Stockport to Rochdale
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Stockport to Rochdale
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$30 - $45
ASSIST
$30 - $45
ACCESS
$30 - $45
uberEXEC
$50 - $70
uberXL
$55 - $80
Taxi from Stockport to Rochdale
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Stockport and Rochdale is 23 km. The road distance is 29 km.

The cheapest way to get from Stockport to Rochdale is to rideshare which costs £3 and takes 38 min.

The quickest way to get from Stockport to Rochdale is to taxi which takes 21 min and costs £50 - £60.

No, there is no direct bus from Stockport to Rochdale. However, there are services departing from Stockport, Warren St/Sainsburys (Supermarket) and arriving at Rochdale Interchange via Ashton Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 40 min.

It takes approximately 54 min to get from Stockport to Rochdale, including transfers.