Route from Airdrie to Cardiff by car

From: Airdrie, County: North Lanarkshire, Scotland
To: Cardiff, County: Cardiff, Wales
388 mi
6 h 31 min
Fuel consumption:
Fuel cost:
Passengers:



How many miles from Airdrie to Cardiff?

How far is from Airdrie to Cardiff?


The driving distance between Airdrie and Cardiff is 388 miles. Travel time is 6 hours and 31 minutes by car.






388 mi 6 h 31 min
1.
Head west
136 ft
2.
Turn left onto Carlisle Road (A73)
0.7 mi
3.
Turn right onto Brownsburn Road (B8058)
0.4 mi
4.
Turn left onto Calderbank Road (B802)
0.5 mi
5.
Continue slightly left onto Main Street (B802)
0.4 mi
6.
Continue onto Woodhall Mill Road (B802)
0.5 mi
7.
Enter the roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto B799
824 ft
8.
Exit the roundabout onto B799
867 ft
9.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A8
255 ft
10.
Exit the roundabout onto A8
516 ft
11.
Enter the roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto M8
844 ft
12.
Exit the roundabout onto M8
2 mi
13.
Take the ramp on the left onto M8
0.6 mi
14.
Merge right onto Bellshill Bypass (A725)
1.6 mi
15.
Continue straight to stay on Bellshill Bypass (A725)
646 ft
16.
Continue onto Bellshill Road (A725)
0.5 mi
17.
Take the ramp on the left onto Bellshill Road (A725)
0.3 mi
18.
Enter Raith Interchange and take the 2nd exit
333 ft
19.
Exit the roundabout
0.3 mi
20.
Merge right onto M74
26.4 mi
21.
Continue onto A74(M)
49 mi
22.
Continue onto M6
38.9 mi
23.
Take the ramp on the left onto M6
59.5 mi
24.
Keep right onto M6
86 mi
25.
Keep left onto M6
9.4 mi
26.
Keep left onto M5
40 mi
27.
Take the ramp on the left
0.5 mi
28.
Enter Strensham Interchange and take the 2nd exit onto M50
1074 ft
29.
Exit the roundabout onto M50
21.4 mi
30.
Enter Travellers Rest and take the 1st exit onto A449
199 ft
31.
Exit the roundabout onto A449
0.5 mi
32.
Enter the roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto A40
240 ft
33.
Exit the roundabout onto A40
1.4 mi
34.
Enter Wilton Roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto A40
197 ft
35.
Exit the roundabout onto A40
9 mi
36.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A40
193 ft
37.
Exit the roundabout onto A40
6.9 mi
38.
Continue onto A449
12.9 mi
39.
Take the ramp onto A449
1103 ft
40.
Continue onto M4
487 ft
41.
Keep left onto M4
8.4 mi
42.
Keep left onto A48(M)
5 mi
43.
Take the ramp on the left towards A4232: Cardiff
635 ft
44.
Keep left onto A48
631 ft
45.
Merge right onto Southern Way (A4232)
0.3 mi
46.
Take the ramp on the left
1001 ft
47.
Make a slight left onto A4161
66 ft
48.
Keep right onto A4161
1291 ft
49.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Newport Road (A4161)
61 ft
50.
Exit the roundabout onto Newport Road (A4161)
1.8 mi
51.
Continue slightly right onto Dumfries Place (A4161)
698 ft
52.
Continue onto Stuttgarter Strasse (A4161)
635 ft
53.
Continue onto Boulevard de Nantes (A4161)
1109 ft
54.
Turn left onto North Road (A4161)
384 ft
55.
Continue onto Kingsway (A4161)
468 ft
56.
You have arrived at your destination
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How much does it cost to drive from Airdrie to Cardiff?

The fuel cost by car depend on several factors such as the distance traveled, the driving conditions (traffic jam, slow driving, normal driving, race driving), fuel consumption of the vehicle, and the current price of fuel.

The trip with petrol fuel costs 67.2 £. In the above calculation, the petrol price is considered to be 143 pence per liter and the petrol consumption of the car is 37.5 miles per gallon.
For 2 passengers in carpooling, the cost of this trip is 33.6 £ (67.2/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 22.4 £ (67.2/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip are 16.8 £ (67.2/4) per passenger.


Fuel cost = (387.58 mi / 37.5 mpg) x 143 pence per liter = 67.2 £

In more detail, the result is obtained:

Fuel needed = Distance / Car fuel consumption = miles * 4.54609 / carConsumtion = 387.58 mi * 4.54609 / 37.5 mpg = 47 liters

Fuel needed = 47 lt

Fuel cost = Fuel needed x Price per liter = 47 liters x 143 pence per liter = 67.2 £

Fuel cost from Airdrie to Cardiff = 67.2 £

Why do I multiply miles by 4.54609?

Consumption is measured in miles per gallon. 37.5 mpg means that a car could travel 37.5 miles with a gallon petrol fuel. The price of fuel is in pence per liter. Gallons should be converted to liters so that the final fuel consumption on a trip is in liters. 1 gallon is 4.54609 liters, so multiply by 4.54609.


The trip with diesel fuel costs 42.4 £. In the above calculation, the diesel price is considered to be 151 pence per liter and the diesel consumption of the car is 62.7 mpg. For only one passenger the cost of the trip is 42.4 £.
For 2 passengers in carpooling, the cost of this trip is 21.2 £ (42.4/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 14.13 £ (42.4/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 10.6 £ (42.4/4) per passenger.