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

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Recommended option

Line 1 tram, train  •  46 min

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

$7 - $10

Cheapest option

Line 5 tram  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the line 5 tram from Trafford Bar to Rochdale Interchange 5

$5 - $7

4 alternative options

Bus, line 163 bus, line 17 bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Stretford, Park Road to Piccadilly Gardens X50
  2. Take the line 163 bus from Manchester City Centre, The Unicorn to Middleton Bus Station 163
  3. Take the line 17 bus from Middleton Bus Station to Rochdale, Milnrow Rd 17 / ...

$8 - $12

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stretford to Rochdale 19.5 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Stretford to Rochdale 19.5 miles

$4 - $6

Uber  •  21 min

  1. Take an Uber from Stretford to Rochdale 19.5 miles

$40 - $60

Questions & Answers

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

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The quickest way to get from Stretford to Rochdale is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stretford to Rochdale. However, there are services departing from Stretford, Park Road and arriving at Rochdale, Milnrow Rd via Manchester City Centre, The Unicorn and Middleton Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

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The distance between Stretford and Rochdale is 13 miles. The road distance is 19.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Stretford to Rochdale without a car is to line 1 tram and train which takes 46 min and costs £5 - £8.

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It takes approximately 46 min to get from Stretford to Rochdale, including transfers.

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Stretford to Rochdale bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, depart from Stretford, Park Road station.

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Stretford to Rochdale bus services, operated by First, arrive at Rochdale, Milnrow Rd station.

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

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There are 857+ hotels available in Rochdale. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Stretford to Rochdale.
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  • Distance: 13.4 miles
  • Duration: 46 min

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

You can take a bus from Stretford to Rochdale via Piccadilly Gardens, Manchester City Centre, The Unicorn, and Middleton Bus Station in around 1 h 30 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Stretford to Victoria
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Trafford Bar to Rochdale Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Stretford, Park Road to Piccadilly Gardens
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Stagecoach Manchester
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, The Unicorn to Middleton Bus Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Middleton Bus Station to Rochdale, Milnrow Rd
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Stretford to Rochdale
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$30 - $50
UberX
$40 - $60
Assist
$40 - $60
Exec
$50 - $70
UberXL
$55 - $80
Taxi from Stretford 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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