Route from Christchurch to Rossendale by car

The driving distance between Christchurch and Rossendale is 273 miles. Travel time is 4 hours and 35 minutes by car.

From: Christchurch, County: Dorset, England
To: Rossendale, County: Lancashire, England
273 mi , 4 h 35 min
Tolls: Stations
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Route from Christchurch to Rossendale on map



Driving directions from Christchurch to Rossendale

273 mi 4 h 35 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
10.3 mi
18.
Take the ramp on the left towards A34
1252 ft
19.
Enter Winnall Interchange and take the 2nd exit onto Winchester Bypass (A34)
338 ft
20.
Exit the roundabout onto Winchester Bypass (A34)
62 mi
21.
Enter Wendlebury Interchange and take the 1st exit towards M40: Northampton
109 ft
22.
Exit the roundabout towards M40: Northampton
44.4 mi
23.
Take exit 3A on the left towards M42 North: Birmingham (E
11.1 mi
24.
Take the ramp on the left towards M6: M6(N)
0.9 mi
25.
Merge left onto M6
12.1 mi
26.
Keep right onto M6
7.9 mi
27.
Keep right onto M6
65 mi
28.
Take the ramp on the left
0.7 mi
29.
Merge right onto M62
8.5 mi
30.
Take the ramp on the left towards M60: Leeds
0.3 mi
31.
Continue towards M60
7.1 mi
32.
Take the ramp on the left towards M60: Ring Road
1300 ft
33.
Keep left towards M66: Burnley
1248 ft
34.
Continue onto M66
8.7 mi
35.
Continue onto A56
1.4 mi
36.
Go straight onto Edenfield Interchange (A682)
0.8 mi
37.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto A682
70 ft
38.
Exit the roundabout onto A682
0.4 mi
39.
Enter Queen's Square Island and take the 5th exit onto Queen's Square
607 ft
40.
Exit the roundabout onto Queen's Square
165 ft
41.
Continue onto Bacup Road
0.5 mi
42.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto Bacup Road (A681)
10 ft
43.
Exit the roundabout onto Bacup Road (A681)
1.1 mi
44.
Turn left onto Burnley Road East (B6238)
480 ft
45.
Turn left onto Schofield Street
299 ft
46.
Turn right onto Joe Connolly Way
188 ft
47.
Turn left to stay on Joe Connolly Way
122 ft
48.
Turn right to stay on Joe Connolly Way
114 ft
49.
You have arrived at your destination, straight ahead
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What's the expense of traveling from Christchurch to Rossendale by car?

If you're using petrol, you're looking at an expense of 47.3 quid. Now, how do we get to that number? Let's break it down.

First off, we need to consider the price of petrol. In this calculation, it's set at 143 pence per liter. Then, we need to know how thirsty your car is. The fuel consumption rate for this ride is 37.5 miles per gallon.

Now, if you're carpooling, the cost gets divvied up. For two people sharing the ride, it's gonna be 23.65 quid each (£47.3 divided by 2). If you've got three folks in the car, the cost per person comes down to about 15.77 quid (£47.3 divided by 3). And if it's a full house with four passengers, each person chips in 11.83 quid (£47.3 divided by 4).

Let's dive into the nitty-gritty of the calculations. To figure out how much fuel you need for the trip, it's all about distance and fuel efficiency. The distance between Christchurch and Rossendale is about 272.63 miles. So, to cover that distance, your car's gonna need approximately 33.1 liters of petrol. We got that number by dividing the distance by the car's fuel consumption rate of 37.5 miles per gallon and then converting it to liters 'cause that's what we use here.

Once we know how much fuel we need, we can calculate the total cost. Multiply the amount of fuel (33.1 liters) by the price per liter (143 pence), and you get 47.3 quid. So, there you have it, the fuel cost for your journey from Christchurch to Rossendale: 47.3 pounds.
 

 

The following reasons can affect car fuel consumption:

  1. Traffic Congestion: Driving in heavy traffic often involves frequent stops and starts, as well as idling in traffic queues. This constant acceleration and deceleration can lead to increased fuel consumption compared to driving on open, free-flowing roads.

  2. Vehicle Weight: Carrying excess weight in the vehicle, such as heavy cargo or unnecessary items, can increase fuel consumption by putting additional strain on the engine. Removing unnecessary weight can improve fuel efficiency.

  3. Elevation Changes: Driving on roads with steep inclines or declines can affect fuel consumption, especially for vehicles with less powerful engines. Climbing uphill requires more power from the engine and thus more fuel, while descending downhill may require additional braking and fuel to maintain control.

  4. Weather Conditions: Adverse weather conditions such as rain, snow, or strong winds can affect fuel consumption. These conditions may require drivers to adjust their speed and driving behavior, impacting fuel efficiency. Additionally, extreme temperatures can affect engine performance and fuel consumption.


Diesel cost from Christchurch to Rossendale.

The trip with diesel fuel costs 29.9 £ (151p/lt, 62.7 mpg).
For 2 passengers: 14.95 £ (29.9/2) /p.
For 3 passengers: 9.97 £ (29.9/3) /p.
For 4 passengers: 7.48 £ (29.9/4) /p.


Alternative routes from Christchurch to Rossendale

An alternative route from Christchurch to the Rossendale is 272.35 miles and takes 4 hours and 38 minutes.


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

The cheapest route from Christchurch to Rossendale is the second suggested route (272mi, 4h 38min) and costs 47.2 £ (petrol fuel cost, 143p/lt, 37.5mpg).

The most expensive route from Christchurch to Rossendale is the first suggested route (273mi, 4h 35min) and costs 47.3 £.

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 Rossendale?

There are two suggested routes. The fastest route is 273mi (distance from Christchurch to Rossendale) and its duration is 4h 35min. The slowest route is 272mi, and its duration is 4h 38min.

RouteCalculator provides you with the information to prepare your trip from Christchurch to Rossendale by car or motorbike. It offers you alternative road routes that you can follow to go from Christchurch to Rossendale. It provides driving directions from Christchurch to Rossendale, i.e. where to turn and when, distance of the Christchurch - Rossendale 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 Rossendale 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 Rossendale?

Rossendale is located in Lancashire county and in England. It is situated at an altitude of 209 meters above sea level. Rossendale has coordinates 53.6940302o,-2.2559579o. RouteCalculator provides a map of Rossendale from which you can plan your trips to other UK cities.