Route from Bridgend to Lancaster by car

The driving distance between Bridgend and Lancaster is 245 miles. Travel time is 4 hours and 12 minutes by car.

From: Bridgend, County: Bridgend, Wales
To: Lancaster, County: Lancashire, England
245 mi , 4 h 12 min
Tolls: Stations
Fuel consumption:
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Route from Bridgend to Lancaster on map



Driving directions from Bridgend to Lancaster

245 mi 4 h 12 min
1.
Head north on Nolton Street
64 ft
2.
Turn right onto Brackla Street
1021 ft
3.
Turn right onto Tremains Road (B4181)
0.3 mi
4.
Continue onto Coychurch Road (B4181)
0.4 mi
5.
Enter Coychurch Road and take the 2nd exit onto Coychurch Road (B4181)
173 ft
6.
Exit the roundabout onto Coychurch Road (B4181)
0.9 mi
7.
Turn right onto B4181
0.3 mi
8.
Keep left onto Coychurch Road (A473)
1.4 mi
9.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A473
220 ft
10.
Exit the roundabout onto A473
0.4 mi
11.
Make a slight right
544 ft
12.
Keep right at the fork
493 ft
13.
Take the ramp on the left
1275 ft
14.
Merge right onto M4
28.1 mi
15.
Take the ramp on the left onto M4
1137 ft
16.
Keep left onto M4
528 ft
17.
Merge right onto A449
12.9 mi
18.
Continue onto A40
6.9 mi
19.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A40
212 ft
20.
Exit the roundabout onto A40
9 mi
21.
Enter Wilton Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A40
228 ft
22.
Exit the roundabout onto A40
1.4 mi
23.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A449
190 ft
24.
Exit the roundabout onto A449
0.5 mi
25.
Enter Travellers Rest and take the 3rd exit onto M50
441 ft
26.
Exit the roundabout onto M50
21.4 mi
27.
Enter Strensham Interchange and take the 1st exit
74 ft
28.
Exit the roundabout
0.4 mi
29.
Keep right at the fork
0.3 mi
30.
Merge right onto M5
37.8 mi
31.
Keep right onto M5
1.7 mi
32.
Keep left onto M5
0.3 mi
33.
Merge right onto M6
5.9 mi
34.
Keep right onto M6
72 mi
35.
Keep right onto M6
36.7 mi
36.
Take exit 33 on the left towards A6: Lancaster (South)
0.3 mi
37.
Enter Hampson Green Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Preston Lancaster Road (A6)
355 ft
38.
Exit the roundabout onto Preston Lancaster Road (A6)
0.5 mi
39.
Continue onto Main Road (A6)
1 mi
40.
Make a slight right
286 ft
41.
Turn left onto Preston Lancaster Road (A6)
2.5 mi
42.
Continue onto Greaves Road (A6)
0.3 mi
43.
Enter The Pointer and take the 3rd exit onto South Road (A6)
275 ft
44.
Exit the roundabout onto South Road (A6)
1079 ft
45.
Continue onto Penny Street (A6)
397 ft
46.
Continue onto King Street (A6)
406 ft
47.
You have arrived at your destination, on the right
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How much does it cost to drive from Bridgend to Lancaster?

If you're using petrol, it's gonna set you back 42.4 quid. In this calculation, they're saying the petrol price is 143 pence per liter, and the car's gonna guzzle down 37.5 miles for every gallon of that stuff.

Now, if you're carpooling, the cost gets split up between everyone riding. So, if there are two people in the car, it's gonna be 21.2 quid each (£42.4 divided by 2). With three buddies on board, it works out to around 14.13 quid per person (£42.4 divided by 3). And if you've got a full car with four people, it's only 10.6 quid per person (£42.4 divided by 4).

Breaking down the numbers, the fuel cost is calculated based on how far you're going and how much gas your car chugs. For this trip, you're gonna need about 29.7 liters of fuel. They figured that out by dividing the distance of 244.66 miles by the car's fuel consumption rate of 37.5 miles per gallon, and then converting that to liters 'cause, you know, the UK uses liters.

So, you take the fuel needed, which is 29.7 liters, and you multiply it by the price per liter, which is 143 pence. And voilà, you got yourself the total fuel cost for the trip from Bridgend to Lancaster: 42.4 quid.

 


Diesel cost from Bridgend to Lancaster.

The trip with diesel fuel costs 26.8 £ (151p/lt, 62.7 mpg).
For 2 passengers: 13.4 £ (26.8/2) /p.
For 3 passengers: 8.93 £ (26.8/3) /p.
For 4 passengers: 6.7 £ (26.8/4) /p.

Diesel Fuel: Diesel combustion creates more NOx and particulate matter than petrol combustion. This is due to diesel engine combustion and fuel composition. Modern diesel automobiles emit less due to particle filters and SCR systems. 
Compared to diesel combustion, petrol combustion produces less nitrogen oxides and particulate matter. Petrol contains less contaminants than diesel, thus petrol engines generate fewer particles. Due to combustion processes and engine design, petrol engines may release less nitrogen oxides. 
While both diesel and petrol engines generate pollutants, diesel engines historically emitted more. Since pollution control technology have improved, current diesel and petrol vehicles can meet strict emissions criteria.


Alternative routes from Bridgend to Lancaster

The second route from Bridgend to the Lancaster is 229.23 miles and takes 4 hours and 35 minutes.

The third route from Bridgend to the Lancaster is 232.4 miles and takes 5 hours and 24 minutes.


Which is the cheapest route from Bridgend to Lancaster by car?

The cheapest route from Bridgend to Lancaster is the second suggested route (229mi, 4h 35min) and costs 39.7 £ (petrol fuel cost, 143p/lt, 37.5mpg).

The second cheapest route from Bridgend to Lancaster is the third suggested route (232mi, 5h 24min) and costs 40.3 £.

The most expensive route from Bridgend to Lancaster is the first suggested route (245mi, 4h 12min) and costs 42.4 £.

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 Bridgend to Lancaster?

There are three suggested routes. The fastest route is 245mi (distance from Bridgend to Lancaster) and its duration is 4h 12min. The other route is 229mi, and its duration is 4h 35min. The slowest route is 232mi, and its duration is 5h 24min.

RouteCalculator provides you with the information to prepare your trip from Bridgend to Lancaster by car or motorbike. It offers you alternative road routes that you can follow to go from Bridgend to Lancaster. It provides driving directions from Bridgend to Lancaster, i.e. where to turn and when, distance of the Bridgend - Lancaster 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 Bridgend to Lancaster with other people or friends, RouteCalculator provides the cost of the journey and the amount that each passenger will have to pay.


Where is Bridgend located?

Bridgend is located in Bridgend county and in Wales. It is situated at an altitude of 27 meters above sea level. Bridgend has coordinates 51.5042860o,-3.5769450o. RouteCalculator provides a map of Bridgend from which you can plan your trips to other UK cities.


What is the location of Lancaster?

Lancaster is located in Lancashire county and in England. It is situated at an altitude of 24 meters above sea level. Lancaster has coordinates 54.0465750o,-2.8007399o. RouteCalculator provides a map of Lancaster from which you can plan your trips to other UK cities.