Bradford to Rochdale by train

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Travelling from Bradford to Rochdale by train

Fast trains from Bradford to Rochdale take around 42 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 33 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bradford and Rochdale.

1. Are there direct trains from Bradford to Rochdale?

Direct trains from Bradford to Rochdale have been found.

We usually find around 59 direct trains on the route from Bradford to Rochdale every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 55 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Bradford to Rochdale?

The Bradford to Rochdale train travel time is normally about 42 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Bradford to Rochdale train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Rochdale is usually scheduled to depart Bradford around 05:31 and the last train is around 23:03. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bradford around 05:58, and the last at 22:58.

When to book Bradford to Rochdale train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Bradford to Rochdale by train.

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Which train companies operate between Bradford and Rochdale?

More than one train company operates on the route from Bradford to Rochdale, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Northern
  • Northern Rail

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.