How to get to Rochdale from Sheffield

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from Sheffield to Rochdale

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

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

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Travel Information between Sheffield and Rochdale

distanceDistance32 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or coach
priceTicket price range£31 - £32
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £31 • 1 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £31 • 1 h 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesTransPennine Express

Take a train or coach to travel 32 miles between Sheffield and Rochdale. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are TransPennine Express among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Sheffield to Rochdale.

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

Northern Trains is one of many publicly owned travel providers in the United Kingdom. Headquartered in York, Northern operates local and regional travel across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day tickets can be purchased for Northern travel journeys between Sheffield and Rochdale. There is only one class option on Northern travel: Standard.

    FAQs: Sheffield 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 Sheffield to Rochdale.

    There are 2 travel options to Rochdale from Sheffield. You can take a train or coach.

    The cheapest way to go to Rochdale from Sheffield is by taking a train, which costs on average £31.

    This is compared to other ways of getting from Sheffield to Rochdale:

    A train is £2 less than a coach with an average ticket price of £32 from Sheffield to Rochdale.

    The fastest way from Sheffield to Rochdale is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 50 min.

    There are alternative travel options to Rochdale that take longer:

    Getting to Rochdale by coach takes 2 h 53 min on average.

    The distance from Sheffield to Rochdale is approximately 32 miles.

    The average frequency per day from Sheffield to Rochdale is:

    • 25 trains per day.

    However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Sheffield 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 Sheffield to Rochdale:

    • Most travellers who purchase a coach ticket from Sheffield to Rochdale depart from Sheffield, Pond Street / Harmer Lane (Sheffield Interchange) to Rochdale, Interchange (Stand D).
    • Most travellers catch their train from Sheffield and arrive in Rochdale.

    The following travel companies offer services from Sheffield to Rochdale:

    • Travel with TransPennine Express, Northern Rail (3), East Midlands Trains or CrossCountry to go to Rochdale by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find East Midlands Trains Sheffield to Rochdale tickets on Omio for £31.

    Yes, there are direct services available from Sheffield to Rochdale with the following travel companies:

    • Take a direct coach with.
    • Direct services by train with.

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

    Looking to extend your trip from Sheffield to Rochdale? Many Omio customers who go from Sheffield to Rochdale usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like London, Manchester, Leeds, Blackpool or Manchester Victoria. If you're looking to explore London, Manchester, Leeds, Blackpool or Manchester Victoria from Rochdale, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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