Route from Bathgate to Edinburgh by car

From: Bathgate, County: West Lothian, Scotland
To: Edinburgh, County: City of Edinburgh, Scotland
21.4 mi
35 min
Fuel consumption:
Fuel cost:
Passengers:



How many miles from Bathgate to Edinburgh?

How far is from Bathgate to Edinburgh?


The driving distance between Bathgate and Edinburgh is 21.4 miles. Travel time is 35 minutes by car.






21.4 mi 35 min
1.
Head north on Mansefield Street
657 ft
2.
Turn right onto Waverley Street
233 ft
3.
Turn right onto Livery Street
703 ft
4.
Turn left onto Hopetoun Street
852 ft
5.
Turn right onto Marjoribanks Street (B792)
0.5 mi
6.
Continue onto Kirk Road (B792)
0.4 mi
7.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Blackburn Road (B792)
83 ft
8.
Exit the roundabout onto Blackburn Road (B792)
1112 ft
9.
Enter Wester Inch Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Blackburn Road (B792)
140 ft
10.
Exit the roundabout onto Blackburn Road (B792)
640 ft
11.
Enter Leyland Roundabout and take the 1st exit
38 ft
12.
Exit the roundabout
88 ft
13.
Continue slightly left onto A7066
0.3 mi
14.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto A7066
75 ft
15.
Exit the roundabout onto A7066
0.6 mi
16.
Enter Boghall Roundabout and take the 4th exit onto A779
440 ft
17.
Exit the roundabout onto A779
0.3 mi
18.
Enter Starlaw East Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto M8
184 ft
19.
Exit the roundabout onto M8
12.1 mi
20.
Enter Hermiston Gait Roundabout and take the 3rd exit
750 ft
21.
Exit the roundabout
534 ft
22.
Keep left towards A71
0.3 mi
23.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto Calder Road (A71)
22 ft
24.
Exit the roundabout onto Calder Road (A71)
0.5 mi
25.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Calder Road (A71)
186 ft
26.
Exit the roundabout onto Calder Road (A71)
0.4 mi
27.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Calder Road (A71)
252 ft
28.
Exit the roundabout onto Calder Road (A71)
0.4 mi
29.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Calder Road (A71)
215 ft
30.
Exit the roundabout onto Calder Road (A71)
0.4 mi
31.
Continue onto Stenhouse Road (A71)
1123 ft
32.
Continue onto Gorgie Road (A71)
0.4 mi
33.
Turn left onto Balgreen Road
724 ft
34.
Make a slight right onto Stevenson Road
0.3 mi
35.
Continue onto Westfield Road
1217 ft
36.
Turn left onto Roseburn Street
0.4 mi
37.
Turn right onto Roseburn Terrace (A8)
406 ft
38.
Continue onto West Coates (A8)
0.3 mi
39.
Turn left onto Magdala Crescent
478 ft
40.
Turn right onto Eglinton Crescent
395 ft
41.
Continue onto Glencairn Crescent
922 ft
42.
Turn right onto Palmerston Place
165 ft
43.
Turn left onto Chester Street
796 ft
44.
Continue onto Drumsheugh Gardens
654 ft
45.
Turn left onto Lynedoch Place (A90)
164 ft
46.
Turn right onto Randolph Crescent
326 ft
47.
Turn left onto Great Stuart Street
302 ft
48.
Turn right onto Ainslie Place
215 ft
49.
Turn right onto St. Colme Street
687 ft
50.
Continue onto Queen Street
1140 ft
51.
Turn right onto Frederick Street
514 ft
52.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto George Street
31 ft
53.
Exit the roundabout onto George Street
610 ft
54.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto George Street
79 ft
55.
Exit the roundabout onto George Street
636 ft
56.
Turn left onto St Andrew Square
193 ft
57.
Make a U-turn and continue on St Andrew Square
908 ft
58.
Turn left onto West Register Street
205 ft
59.
Turn right to stay on West Register Street
402 ft
60.
Turn left onto Princes Street
214 ft
61.
Turn right onto Leith Street (A900)
93 ft
62.
Turn right onto Princes Street
29 ft
63.
You have arrived at your destination, on the left
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How much does it cost to drive from Bathgate to Edinburgh?

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 3.7 £. 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 1.85 £ (3.7/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 1.23 £ (3.7/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip are 0.93 £ (3.7/4) per passenger.


Fuel cost = (21.44 mi / 37.5 mpg) x 143 pence per liter = 3.7 £

In more detail, the result is obtained:

Fuel needed = Distance / Car fuel consumption = miles * 4.54609 / carConsumtion = 21.44 mi * 4.54609 / 37.5 mpg = 2.6 liters

Fuel needed = 2.6 lt

Fuel cost = Fuel needed x Price per liter = 2.6 liters x 143 pence per liter = 3.7 £

Fuel cost from Bathgate to Edinburgh = 3.7 £

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 2.3 £. 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 2.3 £.
For 2 passengers in carpooling, the cost of this trip is 1.15 £ (2.3/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 0.77 £ (2.3/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 0.58 £ (2.3/4) per passenger.