Route from Bishopbriggs to Forest of Dean by car

From: Bishopbriggs, County: East Dunbartonshire, Scotland
To: Forest of Dean, County: Gloucestershire, England
357 mi
6 h 3 min
Fuel consumption:
Fuel cost:
Passengers:



How many miles from Bishopbriggs to Forest of Dean?

How far is from Bishopbriggs to Forest of Dean?


The driving distance between Bishopbriggs and Forest of Dean is 357 miles. Travel time is 6 hours and 3 minutes by car.






357 mi 6 h 3 min
1.
Head southwest on Kenmure Crescent
328 ft
2.
Turn left onto Brackenbrae Road
705 ft
3.
Turn left to stay on Brackenbrae Road
76 ft
4.
Turn right onto Kirkintilloch Road (A803)
0.4 mi
5.
Continue onto Springburn Road (A803)
1.9 mi
6.
Make a slight left to stay on Springburn Road
634 ft
7.
Turn right onto A804
197 ft
8.
Turn left onto Castle Street (A803)
511 ft
9.
Take the ramp on the left onto M8
1.1 mi
10.
Keep right onto M8
4.7 mi
11.
Take the ramp on the left
920 ft
12.
Keep right onto M73
1 mi
13.
Merge right onto M73
0.4 mi
14.
Keep left onto M73
474 ft
15.
Continue onto M74
0.4 mi
16.
Keep right onto M74
29.5 mi
17.
Continue onto A74(M)
49 mi
18.
Continue onto M6
38.9 mi
19.
Take the ramp on the left onto M6
59.5 mi
20.
Keep right onto M6
86 mi
21.
Keep left onto M6
9.4 mi
22.
Keep left onto M5
51.5 mi
23.
Take the ramp on the left towards A40: Gloucester
0.3 mi
24.
Enter Golden Valley Junction and take the 3rd exit towards A40: Gloucester
0.3 mi
25.
Exit the roundabout towards A40: Gloucester
0.3 mi
26.
Merge right onto Golden Valley Bypass (A40)
2.8 mi
27.
Enter Gateway Roundabout and take the 1st exit onto A40
71 ft
28.
Exit the roundabout onto A40
0.9 mi
29.
Enter Longford Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A40
198 ft
30.
Exit the roundabout onto A40
1.2 mi
31.
Enter Over Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A40
162 ft
32.
Exit the roundabout onto A40
1.5 mi
33.
Enter Highnam Roundabout and take the 1st exit onto A48
102 ft
34.
Exit the roundabout onto A48
7.7 mi
35.
Turn right onto Elton Road (A4151)
2.1 mi
36.
Continue onto Church Street (A4151)
1172 ft
37.
Turn right onto Broad Street (A4151)
0.7 mi
38.
Turn left onto St White's Road (B4226)
845 ft
39.
Continue straight onto St White's Road (B4226)
0.8 mi
40.
Continue onto Speech House Road (B4226)
2.9 mi
41.
Turn left onto New Road (B4234)
1.4 mi
42.
You have arrived at your destination
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How much does it cost to drive from Bishopbriggs to Forest of Dean?

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 62 £. 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 31 £ (62/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 20.67 £ (62/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip are 15.5 £ (62/4) per passenger.


Fuel cost = (357.47 mi / 37.5 mpg) x 143 pence per liter = 62 £

In more detail, the result is obtained:

Fuel needed = Distance / Car fuel consumption = miles * 4.54609 / carConsumtion = 357.47 mi * 4.54609 / 37.5 mpg = 43.3 liters

Fuel needed = 43.3 lt

Fuel cost = Fuel needed x Price per liter = 43.3 liters x 143 pence per liter = 62 £

Fuel cost from Bishopbriggs to Forest of Dean = 62 £

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 39.1 £. 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 39.1 £.
For 2 passengers in carpooling, the cost of this trip is 19.55 £ (39.1/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 13.03 £ (39.1/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 9.78 £ (39.1/4) per passenger.