Route from Christchurch to Bolton by car

From: Christchurch, County: Dorset, England
To: Bolton, County: Greater Manchester, England
260 mi
4 h 21 min
Fuel consumption:
Fuel cost:
Passengers:



How many miles from Christchurch to Bolton?

How far is from Christchurch to Bolton?


The driving distance between Christchurch and Bolton is 260 miles. Travel time is 4 hours and 21 minutes by car.






260 mi 4 h 21 min
1.
Head northeast on Fountain Way (A35)
426 ft
2.
Turn right to stay on Fountain Way (A35)
794 ft
3.
Make a slight right to stay on Fountain Roundabout (A35)
180 ft
4.
Keep left onto Bargates (B3073)
0.3 mi
5.
Continue onto Fairmile Road (B3073)
0.5 mi
6.
Enter Fairmile Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Fairmile Road (B3073)
162 ft
7.
Exit the roundabout onto Fairmile Road (B3073)
0.6 mi
8.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Hurn Road (B3073)
69 ft
9.
Exit the roundabout onto Hurn Road (B3073)
0.4 mi
10.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Hurn Road (B3073)
63 ft
11.
Exit the roundabout onto Hurn Road (B3073)
0.7 mi
12.
Take the ramp on the right
921 ft
13.
Merge right onto Spur Road (A338)
5.2 mi
14.
Enter Ashley Heath Roundabout and take the 3rd exit
571 ft
15.
Exit the roundabout
1129 ft
16.
Keep right at the fork
969 ft
17.
Merge right onto A31
11.2 mi
18.
Continue onto M27
8.3 mi
19.
Take the ramp on the left towards M3
10.4 mi
20.
Take the ramp on the left towards A34
1257 ft
21.
Enter Winnall Interchange and take the 2nd exit onto Winchester By-Pass (A34)
330 ft
22.
Exit the roundabout onto Winchester By-Pass (A34)
62 mi
23.
Enter Wendlebury Interchange and take the 1st exit towards M40: Northampton
109 ft
24.
Exit the roundabout towards M40: Northampton
44.4 mi
25.
Take exit 3A on the left towards M42 North: Birmingham (E
11.1 mi
26.
Take the ramp on the left towards M6: M6(N)
0.9 mi
27.
Merge left onto M6
12.1 mi
28.
Keep right onto M6
7.9 mi
29.
Keep right onto M6
65 mi
30.
Take the ramp on the left
0.7 mi
31.
Merge right onto M62
8.5 mi
32.
Take the ramp on the left towards M60
0.3 mi
33.
Continue towards M60
2.6 mi
34.
Take the ramp on the left onto M60
0.5 mi
35.
Continue onto M61
0.5 mi
36.
Keep right towards A666: Bolton
0.7 mi
37.
Continue towards A666
0.9 mi
38.
Continue towards A666: Bolton
2.4 mi
39.
Take the ramp on the left onto A666
946 ft
40.
Turn left onto Bradford Street (A579)
259 ft
41.
Continue onto Lower Bridgeman Street (A579)
741 ft
42.
Turn right onto Manchester Road (A579)
234 ft
43.
Continue onto Bradshawgate (A575)
874 ft
44.
Turn left onto Great Moor Street (B6204)
600 ft
45.
Turn right onto Back Cheapside
114 ft
46.
Turn right onto Bold Street
102 ft
47.
Turn left onto Back Mawdsley Street
14 ft
48.
You have arrived at your destination
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How much does it cost to drive from Christchurch to Bolton?

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 = (260.21 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 = 260.21 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 Christchurch to Bolton = 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.