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Peterborough to Rochdale by train

  • First train
    06:42
  • Last train
    22:49
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 47m
  • Distance
    172 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    50
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 37m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Peterborough to Rochdale by train

Fast trains from Peterborough to Rochdale take around 2 hours and 47 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 172 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Peterborough and Rochdale.

1. Are there direct trains from Peterborough to Rochdale?

Journeys between Peterborough and Rochdale usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 49 departures on the route from Peterborough to Rochdale every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 54 departures.

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

The Peterborough to Rochdale train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 47 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Rochdale is usually scheduled to depart Peterborough around 06:42 and the last train is around 22:49. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Peterborough around 06:43, and the last at 22:47.

When to book Peterborough 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 Peterborough to Rochdale by train.

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Which train companies operate between Peterborough and Rochdale?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First TransPennine Express
  • Grand Central
  • Grand Central Railway
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TransPennine Express

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

Rochdale to Peterborough by train

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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.