Route from Bathgate to Falkirk by car

From: Bathgate, County: West Lothian, Scotland
To: Falkirk, County: Falkirk, Scotland
12 mi
16 min
Fuel consumption:
Fuel cost:
Passengers:



How many miles from Bathgate to Falkirk?

How far is from Bathgate to Falkirk?


The driving distance between Bathgate and Falkirk is 12 miles. Travel time is 16 minutes by car.






12 mi 16 min
1.
Head north on Mansefield Street
657 ft
2.
Turn left onto Waverley Street
842 ft
3.
Turn right onto A800
1.9 mi
4.
Turn right onto A801
0.9 mi
5.
Enter Westfield Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A801
341 ft
6.
Exit the roundabout onto A801
242 ft
7.
Make a slight left onto A801
2.1 mi
8.
Enter Bowhouse Roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto A801
586 ft
9.
Exit the roundabout onto A801
1.9 mi
10.
Enter Lathallan Interchange and take the 2nd exit
345 ft
11.
Exit the roundabout
0.4 mi
12.
Merge left onto M9
0.6 mi
13.
Take the ramp on the left onto M9
0.4 mi
14.
Enter Cadgers Brae Roundabout and take the 1st exit onto A9
79 ft
15.
Exit the roundabout onto A9
0.9 mi
16.
Enter Icehouse Brae Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A9
95 ft
17.
Exit the roundabout onto A9
0.4 mi
18.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto B805
29 ft
19.
Exit the roundabout onto B805
1299 ft
20.
Enter Mary Street Roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto Mary Street (A803)
226 ft
21.
Exit the roundabout onto Mary Street (A803)
340 ft
22.
Continue onto Callendar Road (A803)
586 ft
23.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Callendar Road (A803)
125 ft
24.
Exit the roundabout onto Callendar Road (A803)
0.6 mi
25.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Callendar Road (A803)
109 ft
26.
Exit the roundabout onto Callendar Road (A803)
334 ft
27.
Enter the roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto Bellevue Street (A803)
143 ft
28.
Exit the roundabout onto Bellevue Street (A803)
660 ft
29.
Keep left at the fork
141 ft
30.
Go straight onto Kerse Lane (A803)
720 ft
31.
Turn right onto Princes Street (A803)
597 ft
32.
Turn right onto Vicar Street (A803)
406 ft
33.
Enter Garrison Place Roundabout and exit onto Garrison Place Roundabout (A803)
129 ft
34.
You have arrived at your destination, on the right
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How much does it cost to drive from Bathgate to Falkirk?

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 2.1 £. 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 1.05 £ (2.1/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 0.7 £ (2.1/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip are 0.53 £ (2.1/4) per passenger.


Fuel cost = (11.98 mi / 37.5 mpg) x 143 pence per liter = 2.1 £

In more detail, the result is obtained:

Fuel needed = Distance / Car fuel consumption = miles * 4.54609 / carConsumtion = 11.98 mi * 4.54609 / 37.5 mpg = 1.5 liters

Fuel needed = 1.5 lt

Fuel cost = Fuel needed x Price per liter = 1.5 liters x 143 pence per liter = 2.1 £

Fuel cost from Bathgate to Falkirk = 2.1 £

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 1.3 £. 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 1.3 £.
For 2 passengers in carpooling, the cost of this trip is 0.65 £ (1.3/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 0.43 £ (1.3/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 0.33 £ (1.3/4) per passenger.