Route from Blackpool to Cumbernauld by car

The driving distance between Blackpool and Cumbernauld is 196 miles. Travel time is 3 hours and 17 minutes by car.

From: Blackpool, County: Lancashire, England
To: Cumbernauld, County: North Lanarkshire, Scotland
196 mi , 3 h 17 min
Tolls: Stations
Fuel consumption:
Fuel cost:

Route from Blackpool to Cumbernauld on map

Driving directions from Blackpool to Cumbernauld

196 mi 3 h 17 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
12.1 mi
Take the ramp on the left towards Lancaster
93 mi
Continue onto A74(M)
48.9 mi
Continue onto M74
29.2 mi
Take exit 4 on the left towards M73: Stirling
0.3 mi
Keep right towards M73: Stirling
7.4 mi
Merge right onto M80
1 mi
Take the ramp on the left onto M80
0.3 mi
Keep right onto M80
1117 ft
Continue onto A8011
1.3 mi
Enter Town Centre West Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Central Way (A8011)
214 ft
Exit the roundabout onto Central Way (A8011)
364 ft
You have arrived at your destination
0 ft

What's the cost of a drive from Blackpool to Cumbernauld?

The journey, powered by petrol, sets you back £34. In this calculation, we're crunching numbers based on a petrol price of 143 pence per liter and a car's thirst of 37.5 miles per gallon. If you're carpooling with a buddy, that's £17 each (£34 divided by 2). With a trio onboard, it drops to around £11.33 a head (£34 divided by 3), and with a full car of four, it's a mere £8.5 per person (£34 divided by 4).

Let's dig into the math behind it. The fuel expenditure hinges on the distance covered and the car's efficiency. For this particular jaunt, you're looking at guzzling down roughly 23.8 liters of fuel. Crunching the numbers, that's where the £34 total comes from for the trip from Blackpool to Cumbernauld.

Diesel cost from Blackpool to Cumbernauld.

The trip with diesel fuel costs 21.5 £ (151p/lt, 62.7 mpg).
For 2 passengers: 10.75 £ (21.5/2) /p.
For 3 passengers: 7.17 £ (21.5/3) /p.
For 4 passengers: 5.38 £ (21.5/4) /p.

Diesel engines vs petrol engines:

  • Spark Ignition (Petrol Engines): Ignition is initiated by a spark plug igniting the air-fuel mixture in the combustion chamber.

  • Compression Ignition (Diesel Engines): Ignition occurs when the air-fuel mixture is compressed by the piston, leading to spontaneous combustion of diesel fuel without the need for a spark plug.

Alternative routes from Blackpool to Cumbernauld

The slowest route from Blackpool to the Cumbernauld is 189.78 miles and takes 4 hours and 32 minutes.

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

The cheapest route from Blackpool to Cumbernauld is the second suggested route (190mi, 4h 32min) and costs 32.9 £ (petrol fuel cost, 143p/lt, 37.5mpg).

The most expensive route from Blackpool to Cumbernauld is the first suggested route (196mi, 3h 17min) and costs 34 £.

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 Cumbernauld?

There are two suggested routes. The fastest route is 196mi (distance from Blackpool to Cumbernauld) and its duration is 3h 17min. The slowest route is 190mi, and its duration is 4h 32min.

RouteCalculator provides you with the information to prepare your trip from Blackpool to Cumbernauld by car or motorbike. It offers you alternative road routes that you can follow to go from Blackpool to Cumbernauld. It provides driving directions from Blackpool to Cumbernauld, i.e. where to turn and when, distance of the Blackpool - Cumbernauld route, travel time, display of the route on the map, fuel cost (petrol, diesel) and toll (if exist) cost.

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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 Cumbernauld?

Cumbernauld is located in North Lanarkshire county and in Scotland. It is situated at an altitude of 143 meters above sea level. Cumbernauld has coordinates 55.9456680o,-3.9925340o. RouteCalculator provides a map of Cumbernauld from which you can plan your trips to other UK cities.