Route from Blackpool to Perth by car

The driving distance between Blackpool and Perth is 242 miles. Travel time is 4 hours and 4 minutes by car.

From: Blackpool, County: Lancashire, England
To: Perth, County: Perth and Kinross, Scotland
242 mi , 4 h 4 min
Tolls: Stations
Fuel consumption:
Fuel cost:

Route from Blackpool to Perth on map

Driving directions from Blackpool to Perth

242 mi 4 h 4 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
7.2 mi
Keep right towards Perth
6.6 mi
Merge left onto M9
6.1 mi
Enter Keir Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A9
414 ft
Exit the roundabout onto A9
26.2 mi
Enter Broxden Roundabout and take the 2nd exit towards Broxden Business Park
378 ft
Exit the roundabout towards Broxden Business Park
1125 ft
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit towards Perth City Centre
112 ft
Exit the roundabout towards Perth City Centre
1.7 mi
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Glasgow Road (A93)
45 ft
Exit the roundabout onto Glasgow Road (A93)
823 ft
Continue onto York Place (A93)
1052 ft
Continue onto County Place
363 ft
Continue onto South Street
732 ft
You have arrived at your destination, on the right
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What's the expense of traveling from Blackpool to Perth by car?

Driving from Blackpool to Perth costs £42 if you use petrol. Break it down. The automobile gets 37.5 mpg and costs 143 pence per litre. If you want to carpool with friends, each of you simply pays £21 (£42 split by 2). With three friends, it's £14 each (£42 divided by 3), and with four, it's £10.5 a piece. So that's the trip's finances.

Let's examine how we got these numbers. The fuel cost depends on your car's thirst and distance. About 29.4 litres of petrol are needed for this trip. This accounts for the £42 Blackpool-Perth fare.

In all, the travel costs £42 due to distance, petrol price, and car fuel use. Knowing these prices can help you budget and organise your trip, whether you're flying alone or with company.


The quality of fuel can indeed affect car fuel consumption. The main reasons are:

  1. Fuel Efficiency: High-quality fuel with the proper blend of additives and detergents can help maintain engine cleanliness and efficiency. Clean engines tend to burn fuel more efficiently, resulting in better mileage and lower fuel consumption.

  2. Engine Performance: Lower-quality fuels may contain impurities or inconsistent blends, which can lead to incomplete combustion or engine knocking. This can reduce engine efficiency and increase fuel consumption.

  3. Engine Deposits: Low-quality fuels may leave deposits on engine components such as fuel injectors, intake valves, and combustion chambers. These deposits can interfere with proper fuel delivery and combustion, leading to reduced fuel efficiency and increased consumption.

  4. Emissions: Poor-quality fuels may produce higher levels of harmful emissions, such as carbon monoxide and hydrocarbons. Inefficient combustion due to low-quality fuel can lead to increased emissions and may also affect engine performance and fuel consumption.

  5. Long-term Effects: Continued use of low-quality fuel can result in long-term engine damage and decreased fuel efficiency. Over time, engine deposits can accumulate and impair engine performance, leading to higher fuel consumption and repair costs.

In summary, using high-quality fuel that meets the manufacturer's specifications can help maintain engine efficiency, reduce emissions, and optimize fuel consumption.

Diesel cost from Blackpool to Perth.

The trip with diesel fuel costs 26.5 £ (151p/lt, 62.7 mpg).
For 2 passengers: 13.25 £ (26.5/2) /p.
For 3 passengers: 8.83 £ (26.5/3) /p.
For 4 passengers: 6.63 £ (26.5/4) /p.

Alternative routes from Blackpool to Perth

The most time-consuming route from Blackpool to Perth spans a distance of 229.59 miles and requires a travel time of 5 hours and 17 minutes.

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

The cheapest route from Blackpool to Perth is the second suggested route (230mi, 5h 17min) and costs 39.8 £ (petrol fuel cost, 143p/lt, 37.5mpg).

The most expensive route from Blackpool to Perth is the first suggested route (242mi, 4h 4min) and costs 42 £.

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 Perth?

There are two suggested routes. The fastest route is 242mi (distance from Blackpool to Perth) and its duration is 4h 4min. The slowest route is 230mi, and its duration is 5h 17min.

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

In case you share the journey (carpooling) from Blackpool to Perth with other people or friends, RouteCalculator provides the cost of the journey and the amount that each passenger will have to pay.

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 Perth?

Perth is located in Perth and Kinross county and in Scotland. It is situated at an altitude of 10 meters above sea level. Perth has coordinates 56.3949940o,-3.4308381o. RouteCalculator provides a map of Perth from which you can plan your trips to other UK cities.