Route from Blackpool to Birmingham by car

The driving distance between Blackpool and Birmingham is 126 miles. Travel time is 2 hours and 8 minutes by car.

From: Blackpool, County: Lancashire, England
To: Birmingham, County: West Midlands, England
126 mi , 2 h 8 min
Tolls: Stations
Fuel consumption:
Fuel cost:

Route from Blackpool to Birmingham on map

Driving directions from Blackpool to Birmingham

126 mi 2 h 8 min
Head south
65 ft
Turn left
91 ft
Turn right onto Maple Avenue
113 ft
Turn left onto Forest Gate
601 ft
Turn right onto Beech Avenue
606 ft
Enter the roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto West Park Drive
151 ft
Exit the roundabout onto West Park Drive
0.6 mi
Turn right onto South Park Drive (A587)
0.3 mi
Turn left onto Preston New Road (A583)
0.5 mi
Take the ramp
185 ft
Turn right onto Cherry Tree Road North
692 ft
Turn left onto Clifton Road
0.5 mi
Turn right onto Ashworth Road
1008 ft
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto A5230
24 ft
Exit the roundabout onto A5230
0.4 mi
Go straight onto M55
12.7 mi
Keep right towards M6 South
5.8 mi
Keep right onto Preston Bypass (M6)
86 mi
Keep left onto M6
9.4 mi
Keep right onto M6
6.4 mi
Take the ramp on the left towards A38(M) Birmingham East
1166 ft
Keep right onto A38(M)
0.5 mi
Merge right onto Aston Expressway (A38(M))
1.6 mi
Continue onto Corporation Street (A38)
670 ft
Take the ramp on the left towards Bull Ring
1020 ft
Enter Lancaster Circus and take the 1st exit onto James Watt Queensway (B4114)
122 ft
Exit the roundabout onto James Watt Queensway (B4114)
170 ft
Turn left onto Aston Street
521 ft
You have arrived at your destination, on the left
0 ft

How much does it cost to travel from Blackpool to Birmingham by car?

Fuel for the journey in the form of petrol costs 21.8 pounds. The gasoline price is assumed to be 143 pence per litre in the calculation above, and the vehicle's fuel consumption is 37.5 miles per gallon.
The expense for two individuals participating in a carpool is £10.9 (equivalent to 21.8/2) per passenger.
The fare for this journey for three individuals in the vehicle is 7.27 pounds (21.8/3) per passenger.
5.45 pounds (21.8/4) per passenger is the expense of this journey for a car carrying four passengers.

(125.71 miles at 37.5 mpg) x 143 pence per litre for fuel equals 21.8 pounds.

To be more precise, the outcome is as follows:

Fuel Required = Distance / Vehicle Fuel Consumption (in miles multiplied by 4.54609 per vehicle)15.2 litres are consumed (125.71 miles * 4.54609 / 37.5 mpg).

Required fuel = 15.2 lt

Fuel expenses are calculated as follows: 15.2 litres x 143 pence per litre, or 21.8 pounds

21.8 pounds for fuel to get from Blackpool to Birmingham


There are a bunch of reasons why your car drinks up petrol like nobody's business:

  1. How You Drive: If you're always flooring it, slamming on the brakes, or speeding like a maniac, you're gonna burn through petrol faster than if you take it easy.

  2. Car TLC: Keeping your ride in good shape with regular check-ups and stuff like oil changes and tire rotations can help it run more efficiently and sip less petrol.

  3. Car Type: Different cars have different petrol guzzling habits. So, the make, model, and size of your wheels can affect how much fuel you use.

  4. Where You Drive: Traffic jams, potholes, and hills can all suck up more petrol. So, cruising on a smooth highway is gonna be easier on your petrol tank than crawling through city streets.

  5. Fuel Quality: Cheap petrol might save you a few bucks at the pump, but it could end up costing you more in the long run if it's not good quality stuff.

  6. What You Carry: Loading up your car with a ton of stuff, like sports gear or camping gear, can weigh it down and make it thirstier for petrol.

Diesel cost from Blackpool to Birmingham.

The trip with diesel fuel costs 13.8 £ (151p/lt, 62.7 mpg).
For 2 passengers: 6.9 £ (13.8/2) /p.
For 3 passengers: 4.6 £ (13.8/3) /p.
For 4 passengers: 3.45 £ (13.8/4) /p.

Alternative routes from Blackpool to Birmingham

An alternative route from Blackpool to the Birmingham is 138.18 miles and takes 3 hours and 16 minutes.

Which is the cheapest route from Blackpool to Birmingham by car?

The cheapest route from Blackpool to Birmingham is the first suggested route (126mi, 2h 8min) and costs 21.8 £ (petrol fuel cost, 143p/lt, 37.5mpg).

The most expensive route from Blackpool to Birmingham is the second suggested route (138mi, 3h 16min) and costs 24 £.

For greater safety, the driver should choose the route that passes through the highway (median barrier) and not through smaller roads (curves in the road, bad road conditions, no median barrier).

How to get from Blackpool to Birmingham?

There are two suggested routes. The fastest route is 126mi (distance from Blackpool to Birmingham) and its duration is 2h 8min. The slowest route is 138mi, and its duration is 3h 16min.

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Where is Blackpool located?

Blackpool is located in Lancashire county and in England. It is situated at an altitude of 16 meters above sea level. Blackpool has coordinates 53.8175053o,-3.0356748o. RouteCalculator provides a map of Blackpool from which you can plan your trips to other UK cities.

What is the location of Birmingham?

Birmingham is located in West Midlands county and in England. It is situated at an altitude of 124 meters above sea level. Birmingham has coordinates 52.4862430o,-1.8904010o. RouteCalculator provides a map of Birmingham from which you can plan your trips to other UK cities.