Route from Christchurch to Bedford by car

The driving distance between Christchurch and Bedford is 143 miles. Travel time is 2 hours and 27 minutes by car.

From: Christchurch, County: Dorset, England
To: Bedford, County: Bedfordshire, England
143 mi , 2 h 27 min
Tolls: Stations
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Route from Christchurch to Bedford on map



Driving directions from Christchurch to Bedford

143 mi 2 h 27 min
1.
Head northeast on Fountain Roundabout (A35)
0.3 mi
2.
Exit the roundabout onto Bargates (B3073)
0.3 mi
3.
Continue onto Fairmile Road (B3073)
0.5 mi
4.
Enter Fairmile Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Fairmile Road (B3073)
162 ft
5.
Exit the roundabout onto Fairmile Road (B3073)
0.6 mi
6.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Hurn Road (B3073)
69 ft
7.
Exit the roundabout onto Hurn Road (B3073)
0.4 mi
8.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Hurn Road (B3073)
63 ft
9.
Exit the roundabout onto Hurn Road (B3073)
0.7 mi
10.
Take the ramp on the right
921 ft
11.
Merge right onto Spur Road (A338)
5.2 mi
12.
Enter Ashley Heath Roundabout and take the 3rd exit
571 ft
13.
Exit the roundabout
1129 ft
14.
Keep right at the fork
969 ft
15.
Merge right onto A31
11.2 mi
16.
Continue onto M27
8.4 mi
17.
Take the ramp on the left towards M3
52.7 mi
18.
Take the ramp on the left towards M25
1258 ft
19.
Keep left at the fork
0.5 mi
20.
Merge right onto M25
21.4 mi
21.
Keep right onto M25
4.3 mi
22.
Take the ramp on the left towards M1: The NORTH
1.2 mi
23.
Merge right onto M1
23.6 mi
24.
Take the ramp on the left towards Bedford
1266 ft
25.
Enter Ridgmont Interchange and take the 4th exit onto Ridgmont Interchange (A421)
470 ft
26.
Exit the roundabout onto Ridgmont Interchange (A421)
526 ft
27.
Enter Ridgmont Interchange and take the 1st exit towards A421 Bedford
121 ft
28.
Exit the roundabout towards A421 Bedford
1144 ft
29.
Take the ramp towards A421: Bedford
0.3 mi
30.
Merge right onto A421
7.6 mi
31.
Take the ramp on the left
0.3 mi
32.
Enter Elstow Interchange and take the 1st exit onto A5141
47 ft
33.
Exit the roundabout onto A5141
1.5 mi
34.
Turn left onto Britannia Road (A5141)
905 ft
35.
Turn right onto Cauldwell Street (A5141)
0.3 mi
36.
Keep left onto St Mary's Street (A600)
863 ft
37.
Continue left onto St Paul's Square (A600)
525 ft
38.
Turn right to stay on St Paul's Square (A600)
410 ft
39.
You have arrived at your destination, on the left
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How much does it cost to travel from Christchurch to Bedford by car?

The journey from Christchurch to Bedford by car comes with a price tag of £24.8 if you're using petrol. Let's break it down. The petrol price we're talking about here is 143 pence per liter, and the car chugs along at 37.5 miles per gallon. Now, if you're thinking about carpooling with a couple of mates, each of you only has to fork out £12.4 for the trip (£24.8 divided by 2). With three buddies on board, it's about £8.27 each (£24.8 divided by 3), and if you've got a full car of four, it's just £6.2 each (£24.8 divided by 4). So, that's the financial aspect of the journey.

Now, let's dive into the nitty-gritty of how we got these figures. The fuel cost calculation is based on how far you're traveling and how thirsty your car is. For this journey, you'd need about 17.4 liters of fuel. And that's where the £24.8 comes from for the trip from Christchurch to Bedford.

In summary, the total fuel cost for the journey is £24.8, factoring in the distance, petrol price, and car fuel consumption. Whether you're flying solo or sharing the ride with friends, knowing the breakdown of these costs can help you plan your trip and budget accordingly.
 


Diesel cost from Christchurch to Bedford.

The trip with diesel fuel costs 15.7 £ (151p/lt, 62.7 mpg).
For 2 passengers: 7.85 £ (15.7/2) /p.
For 3 passengers: 5.23 £ (15.7/3) /p.
For 4 passengers: 3.93 £ (15.7/4) /p.


Alternative routes from Christchurch to Bedford

The second route from Christchurch to the Bedford is 147.7 miles and takes 2 hours and 37 minutes.

The third route from Christchurch to the Bedford is 143.63 miles and takes 2 hours and 49 minutes.


Which is the cheapest route from Christchurch to Bedford by car?

The cheapest route from Christchurch to Bedford is the first suggested route (143mi, 2h 27min) and costs 24.8 £ (petrol fuel cost, 143p/lt, 37.5mpg).

The second cheapest route from Christchurch to Bedford is the third suggested route (144mi, 2h 49min) and costs 24.9 £.

The most expensive route from Christchurch to Bedford is the second suggested route (148mi, 2h 37min) and costs 25.6 £.

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 Christchurch to Bedford?

There are three suggested routes. The fastest route is 143mi (distance from Christchurch to Bedford) and its duration is 2h 27min. The other route is 148mi, and its duration is 2h 37min. The slowest route is 144mi, and its duration is 2h 49min.

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


Where is Christchurch located?

Christchurch is located in Dorset county and in England. It is situated at an altitude of 6 meters above sea level. Christchurch has coordinates 50.7357770o,-1.7785860o. RouteCalculator provides a map of Christchurch from which you can plan your trips to other UK cities.


What is the location of Bedford?

Bedford is located in Bedfordshire county and in England. It is situated at an altitude of 34 meters above sea level. Bedford has coordinates 52.1359729o,-0.4666546o. RouteCalculator provides a map of Bedford from which you can plan your trips to other UK cities.