Route from Blackpool to Waltham Forest by car

The driving distance between Blackpool and Waltham Forest is 240 miles. Travel time is 4 hours and 10 minutes by car.

From: Blackpool, County: Lancashire, England
To: Waltham Forest, County: Greater London, England
240 mi , 4 h 10 min
Tolls: Stations
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Route from Blackpool to Waltham Forest on map



Driving directions from Blackpool to Waltham Forest

240 mi 4 h 10 min
1.
Head south
65 ft
2.
Turn left
91 ft
3.
Turn right onto Maple Avenue
113 ft
4.
Turn left onto Forest Gate
601 ft
5.
Turn right onto Beech Avenue
606 ft
6.
Enter the roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto West Park Drive
151 ft
7.
Exit the roundabout onto West Park Drive
0.6 mi
8.
Turn right onto South Park Drive (A587)
0.3 mi
9.
Turn left onto Preston New Road (A583)
0.5 mi
10.
Take the ramp
185 ft
11.
Turn right onto Cherry Tree Road North
692 ft
12.
Turn left onto Clifton Road
0.5 mi
13.
Turn right onto Ashworth Road
1008 ft
14.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto A5230
24 ft
15.
Exit the roundabout onto A5230
0.4 mi
16.
Go straight onto M55
12.7 mi
17.
Keep right towards M6 South
5.8 mi
18.
Keep right onto Preston Bypass (M6)
86 mi
19.
Keep left onto M6
9.4 mi
20.
Keep right onto M6
37.9 mi
21.
Take the ramp on the left towards M1: The SOUTH
1.6 mi
22.
Merge right onto M1
57.4 mi
23.
Take the ramp on the left towards A414: Hemel Hempstead
0.5 mi
24.
Keep right towards A414: St Albans
0.4 mi
25.
Merge right onto A414
3.7 mi
26.
Enter Park Street Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto North Orbital Road (A414)
218 ft
27.
Exit the roundabout onto North Orbital Road (A414)
1.9 mi
28.
Enter London Colney Roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto A1081
359 ft
29.
Exit the roundabout onto A1081
1.3 mi
30.
Enter The Bell Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto M25
243 ft
31.
Exit the roundabout onto M25
5.5 mi
32.
Take the ramp on the left towards A111: Potters Bar
1071 ft
33.
Enter Potters Bar Interchange and take the 3rd exit onto The Ridgeway (A1005)
988 ft
34.
Exit the roundabout onto The Ridgeway (A1005)
4.1 mi
35.
Turn left onto Windmill Hill (A110)
0.4 mi
36.
Make a slight right to stay on Windmill Hill (A110)
474 ft
37.
Continue onto Church Street
0.3 mi
38.
Go straight onto Genotin Road
58 ft
39.
Turn right onto Genotin Road
590 ft
40.
Make a slight right
165 ft
41.
Make a slight left onto London Road (A105)
0.4 mi
42.
Turn left onto Park Avenue (A105)
0.3 mi
43.
Continue onto Village Road (A105)
0.3 mi
44.
Turn left onto Church Street (B154)
0.6 mi
45.
Turn right onto A10
1 mi
46.
Merge right onto Edmonton Great Cambridge Roundabout
18 ft
47.
Make a slight left onto Sterling Way
700 ft
48.
Take the ramp onto Sterling Way (A406)
888 ft
49.
Merge right onto Sterling Way (A406)
0.7 mi
50.
Continue onto North Circular Road (A406)
901 ft
51.
Continue onto Angel Road (A406)
0.6 mi
52.
Continue onto North Circular Road (A406)
929 ft
53.
Continue onto Lea Valley Viaduct (A406)
0.4 mi
54.
Continue onto Walthamstow Avenue (A406)
0.8 mi
55.
Take the ramp on the left onto Walthamstow Avenue (A406)
0.3 mi
56.
Enter Crooked Billet Roundabout and take the 4th exit onto Chingford Road (A112)
504 ft
57.
Exit the roundabout onto Chingford Road (A112)
0.8 mi
58.
Turn left onto Forest Road (A503)
0.4 mi
59.
Turn right onto Shernhall Street
585 ft
60.
Turn right onto The Drive
853 ft
61.
You have arrived at your destination, on the right
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What's the expense of traveling from Blackpool to Waltham Forest by car?

If you're using petrol, you're looking at an expense of 41.6 quid. Now, how do we get to that number? Let's break it down.

First off, we need to consider the price of petrol. In this calculation, it's set at 143 pence per liter. Then, we need to know how thirsty your car is. The fuel consumption rate for this ride is 37.5 miles per gallon.

Now, if you're carpooling, the cost gets divvied up. For two people sharing the ride, it's gonna be 20.8 quid each (£41.6 divided by 2). If you've got three folks in the car, the cost per person comes down to about 13.87 quid (£41.6 divided by 3). And if it's a full house with four passengers, each person chips in 10.4 quid (£41.6 divided by 4).

Let's dive into the nitty-gritty of the calculations. To figure out how much fuel you need for the trip, it's all about distance and fuel efficiency. The distance between Blackpool and Waltham Forest is about 239.9 miles. So, to cover that distance, your car's gonna need approximately 29.1 liters of petrol. We got that number by dividing the distance by the car's fuel consumption rate of 37.5 miles per gallon and then converting it to liters 'cause that's what we use here.

Once we know how much fuel we need, we can calculate the total cost. Multiply the amount of fuel (29.1 liters) by the price per liter (143 pence), and you get 41.6 quid. So, there you have it, the fuel cost for your journey from Blackpool to Waltham Forest: 41.6 pounds.
 

 

One thing that can affect car fuel consumption is the use of air conditioning (AC) for the following reasons:

  1. Engine Load: When the AC is turned on, the compressor in the car's engine needs to work harder to cool and circulate the air. This extra workload can increase the engine's fuel consumption, especially during city driving or when the car is idling.

  2. Drag Effect: Running the AC can also increase aerodynamic drag, particularly at higher speeds. This means the engine needs to work harder to maintain speed, resulting in higher fuel consumption.

  3. Accessory Load: In addition to the AC compressor, other electrical components such as the blower fan and condenser fan also draw power from the engine when the AC is running. This increases the overall electrical load on the engine, leading to higher fuel consumption.

  4. Driving Conditions: The impact of AC on fuel consumption can vary depending on driving conditions. For example, using the AC while driving at lower speeds or in stop-and-go traffic may have a more significant effect on fuel consumption compared to highway driving.

  5. Efficiency Settings: Some cars come equipped with features like "Eco" mode or variable AC compressor speeds, which can help reduce the impact of AC on fuel consumption. Using these features can help optimize fuel efficiency while still keeping the cabin cool.

Overall, while using the AC can increase fuel consumption to some extent, it's often a necessary trade-off for comfort, especially during hot weather. However, minimizing AC usage when possible, such as using the car's ventilation system or rolling down windows at lower speeds, can help mitigate its impact on fuel consumption.


Diesel cost from Blackpool to Waltham Forest.

The trip with diesel fuel costs 26.3 £ (151p/lt, 62.7 mpg).
For 2 passengers: 13.15 £ (26.3/2) /p.
For 3 passengers: 8.77 £ (26.3/3) /p.
For 4 passengers: 6.58 £ (26.3/4) /p.


Alternative routes from Blackpool to Waltham Forest

The second route from Blackpool to the Waltham Forest is 265.9 miles and takes 4 hours and 27 minutes.

The third route from Blackpool to the Waltham Forest is 241.17 miles and takes 5 hours and 34 minutes.


Which is the cheapest route from Blackpool to Waltham Forest by car?

The cheapest route from Blackpool to Waltham Forest is the first suggested route (240mi, 4h 10min) and costs 41.6 £ (petrol fuel cost, 143p/lt, 37.5mpg).

The second cheapest route from Blackpool to Waltham Forest is the third suggested route (241mi, 5h 34min) and costs 41.8 £.

The most expensive route from Blackpool to Waltham Forest is the second suggested route (266mi, 4h 27min) and costs 46.1 £.

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 Waltham Forest?

There are three suggested routes. The fastest route is 240mi (distance from Blackpool to Waltham Forest) and its duration is 4h 10min. The other route is 266mi, and its duration is 4h 27min. The slowest route is 241mi, and its duration is 5h 34min.

RouteCalculator provides you with the information to prepare your trip from Blackpool to Waltham Forest by car or motorbike. It offers you alternative road routes that you can follow to go from Blackpool to Waltham Forest. It provides driving directions from Blackpool to Waltham Forest, i.e. where to turn and when, distance of the Blackpool - Waltham Forest 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 Waltham Forest 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 Waltham Forest?

Waltham Forest is located in Greater London county and in England. It is situated at an altitude of 37 meters above sea level. Waltham Forest has coordinates 51.5886383o,-0.0117625o. RouteCalculator provides a map of Waltham Forest from which you can plan your trips to other UK cities.