Route from Christchurch to Wellingborough by car

The driving distance between Christchurch and Wellingborough is 146 miles. Travel time is 2 hours and 32 minutes by car.

From: Christchurch, County: Dorset, England
To: Wellingborough, County: Northamptonshire, England
146 mi , 2 h 32 min
Tolls: Stations
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Route from Christchurch to Wellingborough on map



Driving directions from Christchurch to Wellingborough

146 mi 2 h 32 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
5.1 mi
23.
Take exit 10 on the left towards B430: Brackley
0.4 mi
24.
Enter Ardley Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A43
323 ft
25.
Exit the roundabout onto A43
0.8 mi
26.
Enter Baynard's Green Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A43
213 ft
27.
Exit the roundabout onto A43
3.2 mi
28.
Enter Barleymow Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A43
139 ft
29.
Exit the roundabout onto A43
1.1 mi
30.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A43
154 ft
31.
Exit the roundabout onto A43
0.7 mi
32.
Keep right onto A43
241 ft
33.
Keep left towards M1: Motorway M1
0.8 mi
34.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Brackley Bypass (A43)
152 ft
35.
Exit the roundabout onto Brackley Bypass (A43)
1.1 mi
36.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A43
302 ft
37.
Exit the roundabout onto A43
9.2 mi
38.
Enter Abthorpe Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A43
73 ft
39.
Exit the roundabout onto A43
0.8 mi
40.
Enter Towcester Roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto A43
156 ft
41.
Exit the roundabout onto A43
5.6 mi
42.
Turn right to stay on A43
132 ft
43.
Keep left onto A43
633 ft
44.
Keep right at the fork
185 ft
45.
Keep left onto A5123
1 mi
46.
Keep right at the fork
177 ft
47.
Keep left onto Danes Camp Way (A5076)
0.4 mi
48.
Enter the roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto Danes Camp Way (A5076)
335 ft
49.
Exit the roundabout onto Danes Camp Way (A5076)
0.8 mi
50.
Keep left onto Mereway (A5076)
0.8 mi
51.
Enter Queen Eleanor Roundabout and take the 2nd exit
249 ft
52.
Exit the roundabout
0.3 mi
53.
Merge right onto Nene Valley Way (A45)
9.6 mi
54.
Enter Wilby Way Roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto A45
523 ft
55.
Exit the roundabout onto A45
0.9 mi
56.
Take the ramp on the left towards A509: Wellingboro'
1222 ft
57.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Turnells Mill Lane (A509)
99 ft
58.
Exit the roundabout onto Turnells Mill Lane (A509)
1085 ft
59.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto London Road (A5193)
10 ft
60.
Exit the roundabout onto London Road (A5193)
0.8 mi
61.
Go straight onto Sheep Street (A5193)
585 ft
62.
Continue onto Silver Street
421 ft
63.
Keep right onto Silver Street (A5193)
292 ft
64.
Turn right onto Church Street (A5128)
469 ft
65.
You have arrived at your destination, on the right
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What's the expense of traveling from Christchurch to Wellingborough by car?

Driving from Christchurch to Wellingborough costs £25.3 if you use petrol. Break it down. The automobile gets 37.5 mpg and costs 143 pence per litre. If you want to carpool with friends, each of you simply pays £12.65 (£25.3 split by 2). With three friends, it's £8.43 each (£25.3 divided by 3), and with four, it's £6.33 a piece. So that's the trip's finances.

Let's examine how we got these numbers. The fuel cost depends on your car's thirst and distance. About 17.7 litres of petrol are needed for this trip. This accounts for the £25.3 Christchurch-Wellingborough fare.

In all, the travel costs £25.3 due to distance, petrol price, and car fuel use. Knowing these prices can help you budget and organise your trip, whether you're flying alone or with company.
 

 

One thing that can affect car fuel consumption is the use of air conditioning (AC) for the following reasons:

  1. Engine Load: When the AC is turned on, the compressor in the car's engine needs to work harder to cool and circulate the air. This extra workload can increase the engine's fuel consumption, especially during city driving or when the car is idling.

  2. Drag Effect: Running the AC can also increase aerodynamic drag, particularly at higher speeds. This means the engine needs to work harder to maintain speed, resulting in higher fuel consumption.

  3. Accessory Load: In addition to the AC compressor, other electrical components such as the blower fan and condenser fan also draw power from the engine when the AC is running. This increases the overall electrical load on the engine, leading to higher fuel consumption.

  4. Driving Conditions: The impact of AC on fuel consumption can vary depending on driving conditions. For example, using the AC while driving at lower speeds or in stop-and-go traffic may have a more significant effect on fuel consumption compared to highway driving.

  5. Efficiency Settings: Some cars come equipped with features like "Eco" mode or variable AC compressor speeds, which can help reduce the impact of AC on fuel consumption. Using these features can help optimize fuel efficiency while still keeping the cabin cool.

Overall, while using the AC can increase fuel consumption to some extent, it's often a necessary trade-off for comfort, especially during hot weather. However, minimizing AC usage when possible, such as using the car's ventilation system or rolling down windows at lower speeds, can help mitigate its impact on fuel consumption.


Diesel cost from Christchurch to Wellingborough.

The trip with diesel fuel costs 16 £ (151p/lt, 62.7 mpg).
For 2 passengers: 8 £ (16/2) /p.
For 3 passengers: 5.33 £ (16/3) /p.
For 4 passengers: 4 £ (16/4) /p.


Alternative routes from Christchurch to Wellingborough

The second route from Christchurch to the Wellingborough is 156.91 miles and takes 2 hours and 44 minutes.

The third route from Christchurch to the Wellingborough is 144.35 miles and takes 2 hours and 45 minutes.


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

The cheapest route from Christchurch to Wellingborough is the third suggested route (144mi, 2h 45min) and costs 25 £ (petrol fuel cost, 143p/lt, 37.5mpg).

The second cheapest route from Christchurch to Wellingborough is the first suggested route (146mi, 2h 32min) and costs 25.3 £.

The most expensive route from Christchurch to Wellingborough is the second suggested route (157mi, 2h 44min) and costs 27.2 £.

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 Wellingborough?

There are three suggested routes. The fastest route is 146mi (distance from Christchurch to Wellingborough) and its duration is 2h 32min. The other route is 157mi, and its duration is 2h 44min. The slowest route is 144mi, and its duration is 2h 45min.

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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 Wellingborough?

Wellingborough is located in Northamptonshire county and in England. It is situated at an altitude of 67 meters above sea level. Wellingborough has coordinates 52.3024190o,-0.6939640o. RouteCalculator provides a map of Wellingborough from which you can plan your trips to other UK cities.