Glasgow to Rochdale train

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Cheap train tickets from Glasgow to Rochdale

Showing times and prices for 21 Jun

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Transpennine Express
04:524h37
Glasgow Central (GLC)
09:29Rochdale station (RCD)
£541One-way
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
06:004h33
Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
10:33Rochdale station (RCD)
£691One-way
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
05:333h56
Glasgow Central (GLC)
09:29Rochdale station (RCD)
£801One-way
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
04:284h01
Glasgow Central (GLC)
08:29Rochdale station (RCD)
£801One-way
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
05:483h45
Glasgow Central (GLC)
09:33Rochdale station (RCD)
£931One-way
1 change

Train timetableGlasgow to Rochdale

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 21 June
Avanti West Coast
04:284h01
Glasgow Central (GLC)
08:29Rochdale station (RCD)
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
04:284h05
Glasgow Central (GLC)
08:33Rochdale station (RCD)
1 change
Transpennine Express
04:524h37
Glasgow Central (GLC)
09:29Rochdale station (RCD)
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
05:333h56
Glasgow Central (GLC)
09:29Rochdale station (RCD)
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
05:483h45
Glasgow Central (GLC)
09:33Rochdale station (RCD)
1 change
Avanti West Coast
06:004h33
Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
10:33Rochdale station (RCD)
2 changes

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Train times from Glasgow to Rochdale

Showing times and prices for 21 Jun

Fastest Journey

3 h 45 m

Average

4 h 9 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

284 km

To travel from Glasgow to Rochdale you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
Avanti West Coast
05:483h45
Glasgow Central (GLC)
09:33Rochdale station (RCD)
£931One-way
1 change
Avanti West Coast
05:333h56
Glasgow Central (GLC)
09:29Rochdale station (RCD)
£801One-way
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
04:284h01
Glasgow Central (GLC)
08:29Rochdale station (RCD)
£801One-way
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
04:284h05
Glasgow Central (GLC)
08:33Rochdale station (RCD)
£931One-way
1 change
Avanti West Coast
06:004h33
Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
10:33Rochdale station (RCD)
£691One-way
2 changes

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Overview: Train from Glasgow to Rochdale

distanceDistance175 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 45 min
priceAverage train ticket price£60 (€68)
frequencyTrain frequency14 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesTransPennine Express or Virgin Trains

Trains from Glasgow to Rochdale cover the 175 miles long route taking on average 3 h 45 min with our travel partners like TransPennine Express or Virgin Trains. Normally, there are 14 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £17, but the average price of train tickets is £60. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Rochdale.

FAQs: Glasgow to Rochdale train

FAQs: Travel by train from Glasgow 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 Glasgow to Rochdale.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Glasgow to Rochdale can start from as little as £17 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Glasgow to Rochdale is £60; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Glasgow to Rochdale is 3 h 45 min   to travel the 175 mile long route, with around there are 14 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Glasgow to Rochdale leaves at 04: 33. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Glasgow to Rochdale leaves at 15: 15.
There are 14 trains a day from Glasgow to Rochdale which require at least one change with TransPennine Express or Virgin Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Glasgow to Rochdale train with TransPennine Express or Virgin Trains. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route from Glasgow to Rochdale as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When departing from Glasgow, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Glasgow Central, Glasgow Queen Street and Glasgow Central or Glasgow Queen Street. When arriving in Rochdale, you can end your journey in train stations like Rochdale, Rochdale Town Centre and Metrolink Rochdale.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Glasgow Central, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.7 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.

A trip to Rochdale from Glasgow is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 45 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Glasgow to Rochdale by train is March.
You have options as you can travel to Rochdale from Glasgow 2 different ways: train or coach.

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