Route from County Durham to Leicester by car

From: County Durham, County: Durham, England
To: Leicester, County: Leicestershire, England
170 mi
2 h 55 min
Fuel consumption:
Fuel cost:
Passengers:



How many miles from County Durham to Leicester?

How far is from County Durham to Leicester?


The driving distance between County Durham and Leicester is 170 miles. Travel time is 2 hours and 55 minutes by car.






170 mi 2 h 55 min
1.
Head southeast on Alexandria Crescent (A690)
174 ft
2.
Continue slightly right onto Margery Lane
898 ft
3.
Continue onto Quarry Heads Lane
762 ft
4.
Turn right to stay on Quarry Heads Lane
0.3 mi
5.
Enter Quarryheads Lane roundabout and take the 1st exit onto Quarry Heads Lane
122 ft
6.
Exit the roundabout onto Quarry Heads Lane
67 ft
7.
Continue onto Quarryheads Lane
1133 ft
8.
Continue onto Stockton Road (A177)
1217 ft
9.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A177
143 ft
10.
Exit the roundabout onto A177
3.1 mi
11.
Go straight onto Durham Road (A177)
0.4 mi
12.
Enter Bowburn Interchange and take the 3rd exit
869 ft
13.
Exit the roundabout
0.3 mi
14.
Merge right onto A1(M)
69 mi
15.
Keep left onto A1(M)
26.1 mi
16.
Take the ramp on the left towards M18: Sheffield(M1)
0.3 mi
17.
Enter Wadworth Interchange and take the 3rd exit towards M18: Sheffield
0.3 mi
18.
Exit the roundabout towards M18: Sheffield
0.4 mi
19.
Merge right onto M18
59.3 mi
20.
Take the ramp on the left towards A50: Leicester
0.5 mi
21.
Enter Markfield Interchange and take the 1st exit onto Leicester Road (A50)
44 ft
22.
Exit the roundabout onto Leicester Road (A50)
1.2 mi
23.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A50
218 ft
24.
Exit the roundabout onto A50
0.6 mi
25.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto Bradgate Hill (A50)
223 ft
26.
Exit the roundabout onto Bradgate Hill (A50)
2.7 mi
27.
Take the ramp on the left
0.3 mi
28.
Merge right onto A46
0.3 mi
29.
Take the ramp on the left towards A5630: Beaumont
0.3 mi
30.
Enter Anstey Roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto Leicester Road (A5630)
704 ft
31.
Exit the roundabout onto Leicester Road (A5630)
0.3 mi
32.
Continue onto Anstey Lane (A5630)
0.3 mi
33.
Enter Anstey Lane and take the 2nd exit onto Anstey Lane (A5630)
132 ft
34.
Exit the roundabout onto Anstey Lane (A5630)
441 ft
35.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Anstey Lane (B5327)
156 ft
36.
Exit the roundabout onto Anstey Lane (B5327)
0.9 mi
37.
Continue straight onto Anstey Lane (B5327)
0.6 mi
38.
Continue onto Ravensbridge Drive
1298 ft
39.
Turn right onto Abbey Gate
885 ft
40.
Turn left onto North Bridge (A50)
200 ft
41.
Continue onto Frog Island (A50)
684 ft
42.
Continue onto Northgate Street (A50)
900 ft
43.
Continue onto Highcross Street (A50)
761 ft
44.
You have arrived at your destination
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How much does it cost to drive from County Durham to Leicester?

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 29.5 £. 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 14.75 £ (29.5/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 9.83 £ (29.5/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip are 7.38 £ (29.5/4) per passenger.


Fuel cost = (169.91 mi / 37.5 mpg) x 143 pence per liter = 29.5 £

In more detail, the result is obtained:

Fuel needed = Distance / Car fuel consumption = miles * 4.54609 / carConsumtion = 169.91 mi * 4.54609 / 37.5 mpg = 20.6 liters

Fuel needed = 20.6 lt

Fuel cost = Fuel needed x Price per liter = 20.6 liters x 143 pence per liter = 29.5 £

Fuel cost from County Durham to Leicester = 29.5 £

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 18.6 £. 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 18.6 £.
For 2 passengers in carpooling, the cost of this trip is 9.3 £ (18.6/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 6.2 £ (18.6/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 4.65 £ (18.6/4) per passenger.