How to get to Rochdale from Leicester

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from Leicester to Rochdale

How to get to Rochdale from Leicester by train, bus, flight or ferry.

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The best way to travel from Leicester to Rochdale is by taking a coach because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information to Rochdale from Leicester

distanceDistance79 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or coach
priceTicket price range£7 - £71
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £7 • 2 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeCoach • £7 • 2 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus or Northern Rail (3)

Take a train or coach to travel 79 miles from Leicester to Rochdale. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are FlixBus or Northern Rail (3) among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Leicester to Rochdale.

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Travel on Northern Rail (3) and FlixBus travel to Rochdale from Leicester at great prices. Omio finds you travel times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.

Northern Rail is a train company based in the United Kingdom operating trains between Leicester and Rochdale. It operates a wide range of services, from express trains to local services, and offers a variety of ticket types. Express trains are the fastest services, with journey times of up to two hours. Local services are slower, but offer more stops and a more relaxed atmosphere. Northern Rail also offers a range of ticket types, including single, return, and season tickets. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, free Wi-Fi, and a range of refreshments. The most popular routes for Northern Rail are between major cities such as Manchester, Liverpool, and Leeds.

    FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost travel operators, founded in Germany and offering long-distance travel services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

      FAQs: Leicester to Rochdale

      FAQs: Travel 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 Leicester to Rochdale.

      There are 2 options to travel from Leicester to Rochdale including taking a train or coach.

      The cheapest way to get from Leicester to Rochdale is by taking a coach with average ticket prices of £7 compared to other travel options to Rochdale:

      Taking a coach costs £64 less than taking a train, which costs on average £71 for the same trip.

      The fastest way to get to Rochdale from Leicester is by coach with an average travel time of 2 h 35 min.

      Other travel options to Rochdale take longer:

      Getting to Rochdale by train takes 3 h 15 min on average.

      The Leicester to Rochdale distance is approximately 79 miles.

      The average frequency per day from Leicester to Rochdale is:

      • 1 coach a day.
      • 3 trains per day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Leicester to Rochdale as scheduled services by train or coach can vary by season or day of the week.

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Leicester to Rochdale:

      • Most travellers catch their coach from Leicester, Fosse Park Avenue (Asda) and arrive in Rochdale, Interchange (Stand D).
      • Most travellers take a train from Leicester to Rochdale.

      Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Leicester to Rochdale:

      • You can go to Rochdale from Leicester by coach with FlixBus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £7 with FlixBus from Leicester to Rochdale on Omio.
      • You can travel between Leicester and Rochdale by train with Northern Rail (3) or East Midlands Trains. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £75 with Northern Rail (3) from Leicester to Rochdale.

      Yes, there are direct routes from Leicester to Rochdale with the following travel companies:

      • You'll find direct coaches with.
      • You'll find direct trains with.

      Direct services to Rochdale tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.

      Your journey from Leicester to Rochdale doesn't have to end in Rochdale. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like London, Manchester, Leeds, Blackpool or Manchester Victoria. If you’d like to add London, Manchester, Leeds, Blackpool or Manchester Victoria to your Leicester to Rochdale trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Rochdale today!

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