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Travelling from Wigan to Rochdale by train

The fastest trains from Wigan to Rochdale take around 53 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 33 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Wigan and Rochdale.

Direct trains run between Wigan and Rochdale.

We usually find around 15 direct trains on the route from Wigan to Rochdale every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 9 departures. The duration is normally about 53 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Rochdale is usually scheduled to depart Wigan around 08:05 and the last train is around 18:58. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Wigan around 08:05, and the last at 22:20.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Wigan 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 Wigan to Rochdale by train.

Which trains operate between Wigan and Rochdale?

More than one type of train operates on the route from Wigan 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 rail 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.

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