Route from Bridgend to Wakefield by car

The driving distance between Bridgend and Wakefield is 233 miles. Travel time is 3 hours and 59 minutes by car.

From: Bridgend, County: Bridgend, Wales
To: Wakefield, County: West Yorkshire, England
233 mi , 3 h 59 min
Tolls: Stations
Fuel consumption:
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Route from Bridgend to Wakefield on map



Driving directions from Bridgend to Wakefield

233 mi 3 h 59 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
22 mi
31.
Take the ramp on the left towards The NORTH EAST (M1)
11.6 mi
32.
Keep left towards The NORTH
14.5 mi
33.
Take the ramp on the left
474 ft
34.
Continue onto M42
14.3 mi
35.
Continue onto A42
13.7 mi
36.
Take the ramp towards M1: The NORTH
0.5 mi
37.
Merge right onto M1
42.2 mi
38.
Keep right onto M1
24.5 mi
39.
Take the ramp on the left onto M1
0.5 mi
40.
Enter Durkar Interchange and take the 3rd exit onto Denby Dale Road (A636)
1141 ft
41.
Exit the roundabout onto Denby Dale Road (A636)
1041 ft
42.
Enter Denby Dale Road and take the 2nd exit onto Denby Dale Road (A636)
156 ft
43.
Exit the roundabout onto Denby Dale Road (A636)
0.6 mi
44.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Denby Dale Road (A636)
167 ft
45.
Exit the roundabout onto Denby Dale Road (A636)
1 mi
46.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto Denby Dale Road (A636)
74 ft
47.
Exit the roundabout onto Denby Dale Road (A636)
0.3 mi
48.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto Charlesworth Way (A636)
42 ft
49.
Exit the roundabout onto Charlesworth Way (A636)
864 ft
50.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Charlesworth Way (A636)
102 ft
51.
Exit the roundabout onto Charlesworth Way (A636)
422 ft
52.
Turn left onto Ings Road (A638)
832 ft
53.
Keep right onto Ings Road (A638)
162 ft
54.
Turn right to stay on Westgate (A638)
197 ft
55.
Continue straight to stay on Westgate (A642)
747 ft
56.
Make a slight left onto Mulberry Way (A650)
669 ft
57.
Turn left
233 ft
58.
You have arrived at your destination
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What is the financial outlay associated with traveling from Bridgend to Wakefield by car?

The journey, powered by petrol, incurs a cost of £40.3. In this computational scenario, the price of petrol is assumed to be 143 pence per liter, and the car's fuel efficiency stands at 37.5 miles per gallon.

For individuals contemplating carpooling arrangements, the expenditure per traveler diminishes as the number of passengers increases. With two passengers, the cost per person amounts to £20.15 (£40.3/2). For a trio of passengers, the cost per person reduces to £13.43 (£40.3/3), and for a quartet of passengers, it further decreases to £10.08 (£40.3/4).

To provide further elucidation on the calculation process, let us dissect how the final figure is derived:

Initially, the requisite fuel quantity is determined by dividing the distance traveled by the car's fuel consumption rate. For a journey spanning 232.52 miles, this computation entails multiplying 232.52 miles by 4.54609 (liters per gallon) and subsequently dividing by the car's fuel efficiency of 37.5 mpg, resulting in a requirement of 28.2 liters of fuel.

Subsequently, the fuel expenditure is computed by multiplying the amount of fuel required by the price per liter. Given a consumption of 28.2 liters of fuel at a rate of 143 pence per liter, the cumulative cost equals £40.3.

In summation, the total fuel expenditure for the trip from Bridgend to Wakefield stands at £40.3.

 

Fuel consumption in automobiles can be affected by the following factors:

In severe traffic, drivers frequently have to stop and start their vehicles multiple times, and they also have to wait in traffic lines for extended periods of time. When compared to driving on open highways with the flow of traffic, this frequent acceleration and deceleration might contribute to an increase in the amount of fuel that is consumed.

It is possible to increase fuel consumption by carrying additional weight in the vehicle, such as large goods or objects that are not necessary. This is because the engine is put under additional pressure while the vehicle is carrying excess weight. Improving fuel economy can be accomplished by removing unneeded weight.

Elevation Changes: Driving on roads that have steep inclines or drops can have an effect on fuel usage, particularly for vehicles that have engines that are not as strong. During a descent downhill, it may be necessary to use greater braking and petrololine in order to maintain control, but climbing uphill takes more power from the engine, which in turn consumes more fuel.

Weather Conditions: Unfavourable weather conditions, such as rain, snow, or strong winds, can have an impact on the amount of petrololine that is consumed. It may be necessary for drivers to modify their speed and driving behaviour in response to these conditions, which will have an effect on fuel efficiency.


Diesel cost from Bridgend to Wakefield.

The trip with diesel fuel costs 25.5 £ (151p/lt, 62.7 mpg).
For 2 passengers: 12.75 £ (25.5/2) /p.
For 3 passengers: 8.5 £ (25.5/3) /p.
For 4 passengers: 6.38 £ (25.5/4) /p.


Alternative routes from Bridgend to Wakefield

The second route from Bridgend to the Wakefield is 239.64 miles and takes 4 hours and 43 minutes.

The third route from Bridgend to the Wakefield is 224.48 miles and takes 5 hours and 14 minutes.


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

The cheapest route from Bridgend to Wakefield is the third suggested route (224mi, 5h 14min) and costs 38.9 £ (petrol fuel cost, 143p/lt, 37.5mpg).

The second cheapest route from Bridgend to Wakefield is the first suggested route (233mi, 3h 59min) and costs 40.3 £.

The most expensive route from Bridgend to Wakefield is the second suggested route (240mi, 4h 43min) and costs 41.5 £.

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 Wakefield?

There are three suggested routes. The fastest route is 233mi (distance from Bridgend to Wakefield) and its duration is 3h 59min. The other route is 240mi, and its duration is 4h 43min. The slowest route is 224mi, and its duration is 5h 14min.

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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 Wakefield?

Wakefield is located in West Yorkshire county and in England. It is situated at an altitude of 43 meters above sea level. Wakefield has coordinates 53.6832980o,-1.5059240o. RouteCalculator provides a map of Wakefield from which you can plan your trips to other UK cities.