Route from Bathgate to East Kilbride by car

From: Bathgate, County: West Lothian, Scotland
To: East Kilbride, County: South Lanarkshire, Scotland
27.5 mi
34 min
Fuel consumption:
Fuel cost:
Passengers:



How many miles from Bathgate to East Kilbride?

How far is from Bathgate to East Kilbride?


The driving distance between Bathgate and East Kilbride is 27.5 miles. Travel time is 34 minutes by car.






27.5 mi 34 min
1.
Head north on Mansefield Street
657 ft
2.
Turn left onto Waverley Street
842 ft
3.
Turn left onto A800
697 ft
4.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Menzies Road
81 ft
5.
Exit the roundabout onto Menzies Road
1154 ft
6.
Turn right onto Whitburn Road (B7002)
0.6 mi
7.
Enter the roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto Whitburn Road (B7002)
322 ft
8.
Exit the roundabout onto Whitburn Road (B7002)
0.6 mi
9.
Continue straight onto Whitburn Road (B7002)
0.4 mi
10.
Enter Boghead Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A801
306 ft
11.
Exit the roundabout onto A801
0.3 mi
12.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A801
208 ft
13.
Exit the roundabout onto A801
724 ft
14.
Enter Whitburn Interchange and take the 3rd exit onto M8
860 ft
15.
Exit the roundabout onto M8
10.7 mi
16.
Take the ramp on the left onto M8
0.3 mi
17.
Keep right onto M8
0.7 mi
18.
Merge left onto Glasgow and Edinburgh Road (A8)
1 mi
19.
Enter the roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto M8
629 ft
20.
Exit the roundabout onto M8
2 mi
21.
Take the ramp on the left onto M8
0.6 mi
22.
Merge right onto Bellshill Bypass (A725)
1.6 mi
23.
Continue straight to stay on Bellshill Bypass (A725)
646 ft
24.
Continue onto Bellshill Road (A725)
6 mi
25.
Enter Whirlies Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Kingsway (A725)
149 ft
26.
Exit the roundabout onto Kingsway (A725)
0.8 mi
27.
Enter Whitemoss Roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto Whitemoss Avenue (B761)
372 ft
28.
Exit the roundabout onto Whitemoss Avenue (B761)
0.3 mi
29.
Enter Priestknowe Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto West Mains Road (B761)
114 ft
30.
Exit the roundabout onto West Mains Road (B761)
842 ft
31.
You have arrived at your destination, on the left
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How much does it cost to drive from Bathgate to East Kilbride?

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 4.8 £. 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 2.4 £ (4.8/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 1.6 £ (4.8/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip are 1.2 £ (4.8/4) per passenger.


Fuel cost = (27.54 mi / 37.5 mpg) x 143 pence per liter = 4.8 £

In more detail, the result is obtained:

Fuel needed = Distance / Car fuel consumption = miles * 4.54609 / carConsumtion = 27.54 mi * 4.54609 / 37.5 mpg = 3.3 liters

Fuel needed = 3.3 lt

Fuel cost = Fuel needed x Price per liter = 3.3 liters x 143 pence per liter = 4.8 £

Fuel cost from Bathgate to East Kilbride = 4.8 £

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 3 £. 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 3 £.
For 2 passengers in carpooling, the cost of this trip is 1.5 £ (3/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 1 £ (3/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 0.75 £ (3/4) per passenger.