Route from Chesterfield to South Hams by car

From: Chesterfield, County: Derbyshire, England
To: South Hams, County: Devon, England
260 mi
4 h 19 min
Fuel consumption:
Fuel cost:
Passengers:



How many miles from Chesterfield to South Hams?

How far is from Chesterfield to South Hams?


The driving distance between Chesterfield and South Hams is 260 miles. Travel time is 4 hours and 19 minutes by car.






260 mi 4 h 19 min
1.
Head south
349 ft
2.
Turn right onto Hollis Lane (A632)
452 ft
3.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto A617
59 ft
4.
Exit the roundabout onto A617
845 ft
5.
Keep right at the fork
143 ft
6.
Keep left onto A617
4.9 mi
7.
Enter Heath Interchange and take the 4th exit towards M1: The South
0.3 mi
8.
Exit the roundabout towards M1: The South
28.5 mi
9.
Take the ramp on the left towards A42 (M42)
0.5 mi
10.
Merge left onto A42
14.2 mi
11.
Continue onto M42
15.8 mi
12.
Keep right onto M42
1069 ft
13.
Take the ramp on the left
669 ft
14.
Merge left onto M42
12.5 mi
15.
Keep right onto M42
10.5 mi
16.
Keep right onto M5
0.6 mi
17.
Keep left onto M5
146 mi
18.
Continue towards A38
2.3 mi
19.
Keep right towards A38: Plymouth
1.2 mi
20.
Continue onto Devon Expressway (A38)
19.3 mi
21.
Take the ramp on the left onto Marley Head (A38)
1049 ft
22.
Enter Marley Head and take the 3rd exit
238 ft
23.
Exit the roundabout
170 ft
24.
Turn left to stay on Webland Lane
1.1 mi
25.
Make a sharp right onto Higher Plymouth Road
1.1 mi
26.
Turn left
1281 ft
27.
You have arrived at your destination, on the right
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How much does it cost to drive from Chesterfield to South Hams?

The fuel cost by car depend on several factors such as the distance traveled, the driving conditions (traffic jam, slow driving, normal driving, race driving), fuel consumption of the vehicle, and the current price of fuel.

The trip with petrol fuel costs 45.1 £. In the above calculation, the petrol price is considered to be 143 pence per liter and the petrol consumption of the car is 37.5 miles per gallon.
For 2 passengers in carpooling, the cost of this trip is 22.55 £ (45.1/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 15.03 £ (45.1/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip are 11.28 £ (45.1/4) per passenger.


Fuel cost = (260.12 mi / 37.5 mpg) x 143 pence per liter = 45.1 £

In more detail, the result is obtained:

Fuel needed = Distance / Car fuel consumption = miles * 4.54609 / carConsumtion = 260.12 mi * 4.54609 / 37.5 mpg = 31.5 liters

Fuel needed = 31.5 lt

Fuel cost = Fuel needed x Price per liter = 31.5 liters x 143 pence per liter = 45.1 £

Fuel cost from Chesterfield to South Hams = 45.1 £

Why do I multiply miles by 4.54609?

Consumption is measured in miles per gallon. 37.5 mpg means that a car could travel 37.5 miles with a gallon petrol fuel. The price of fuel is in pence per liter. Gallons should be converted to liters so that the final fuel consumption on a trip is in liters. 1 gallon is 4.54609 liters, so multiply by 4.54609.


The trip with diesel fuel costs 28.5 £. In the above calculation, the diesel price is considered to be 151 pence per liter and the diesel consumption of the car is 62.7 mpg. For only one passenger the cost of the trip is 28.5 £.
For 2 passengers in carpooling, the cost of this trip is 14.25 £ (28.5/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 9.5 £ (28.5/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 7.13 £ (28.5/4) per passenger.