Birmingham to Rochdale train

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Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Rochdale

Showing times and prices for 22 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Birmingham to Rochdale is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cross Country
10:012h32
Birmingham
12:33Rochdale
£591One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
07:263h07
Birmingham
10:33Rochdale
£701One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
07:012h32
Birmingham
09:33Rochdale
£701One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
06:012h32
Birmingham
08:33Rochdale
£701One-way
0 changes

Train timetableBirmingham to Rochdale

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, 22 April
Cross Country
07:012h32
Birmingham
09:33Rochdale
0 changes
Cross Country
06:012h32
Birmingham
08:33Rochdale
0 changes
Cross Country
10:012h32
Birmingham
12:33Rochdale
0 changes
Cross Country
07:263h07
Birmingham
10:33Rochdale
0 changes

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Train times from Birmingham to Rochdale

Showing times and prices for 22 Apr

Fastest Journey

2 h 32 m

Average

2 h 40 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

127 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Birmingham for Rochdale every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Cross Country
07:012h32
Birmingham
09:33Rochdale
£701One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
06:012h32
Birmingham
08:33Rochdale
£701One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
10:012h32
Birmingham
12:33Rochdale
£591One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
07:263h07
Birmingham
10:33Rochdale
£701One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Birmingham to Rochdale

distanceDistance79 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 28 min
priceAverage train ticket price£58 (€64)
frequencyTrain frequency24 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersCrossCountry or Virgin Trains

Trains from Birmingham to Rochdale cover the 79 miles long trip taking on average 2 h 28 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry or Virgin Trains. Normally, there are 24 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £29, but the average price of train tickets is £58. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Rochdale.

Train providers: CrossCountry and Virgin Trains trains Birmingham to Rochdale

For as little as £116 you can travel by train from Birmingham to Rochdale with CrossCountry and Virgin Trains. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.

Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains to Rochdale from Birmingham. They offer a range of services, from express services to local services, and have a variety of ticket types to suit different needs. Their express services, such as the CrossCountry Voyager and CrossCountry XC Trains, offer a fast and comfortable journey, with onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. Their local services, such as the CrossCountry Regional and CrossCountry Regional Express, provide a more leisurely journey, with stops at smaller stations along the way. They also offer a range of ticket types, such as Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets, to suit different budgets and travel needs. The most popular routes for Cross Country trains include London to Birmingham, Manchester to Edinburgh, and Bristol to Reading.

CrossCountry from Birmingham to Rochdale train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 18 min
  • Cheapest Price: £135
  • CrossCountry frequency: 17 a day

FAQs: Birmingham to Rochdale train

FAQs: Travel by train from Birmingham to Rochdale easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Birmingham to Rochdale.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Rochdale can start from as little as £29 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Birmingham to Rochdale is £58; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time from Birmingham to Rochdale is on average 2 h 28 min   for the 79 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go from Birmingham to Rochdale by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Birmingham to Rochdale leaves at 06: 01. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Birmingham to Rochdale leaves at 18: 30.
There are 24 trains a day from Birmingham to Rochdale which require at least one change with CrossCountry or Virgin Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Birmingham to Rochdale train with CrossCountry or Virgin Trains. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip between Birmingham and Rochdale as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 18: 30.

When departing from Birmingham, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Birmingham New Street, Birmingham International and Birmingham Moor Street. When arriving in Rochdale, you can end your trip in train stations like Rochdale, Metrolink Rochdale and Rochdale Town Centre.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Birmingham New Street, which is located around 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Rochdale, located 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Birmingham to Rochdale is January.
You have options as you can travel from Birmingham to Rochdale 2 different ways: train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Birmingham and Rochdale

Birmingham
Rochdale
Birmingham New Street is the most popular Birmingham railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Birmingham for your journey to Rochdale.
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Mon - Sat: 05: 15 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 30 - 23: 00
Public transport options for Birmingham New Street
Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70
Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales
Onward travel information: There are nearby bus stops on Smallbrook Queensway and Hill Street Most buses are wheelchair accessible. ********************************************************************************************************** For information go to the local travel information office by the Stephenson Street entrance. Alternatively, visit Transport for West Midlands, or call 0121 214 7214.
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Public transport options for Birmingham International
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement coach services can be found at the front of the station opposite the entrance to the long stay car park.
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Public transport options for Birmingham Moor Street
Location for Rail Replacement Services: This station is not usually served by rail replacement buses, due to difficult road access. Replacement buses stop at Birmingham Snow Hill station.
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Public transport options for Birmingham Snow Hill
Location for Rail Replacement Services: In the event of engineering the bus/coach will collect from: Bus Stop SH4, at the front of the station on Colmore Row.
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