Route from County Durham to Melton by car

From: County Durham, County: Durham, England
To: Melton, County: Leicestershire, England
161 mi
2 h 47 min
Fuel consumption:
Fuel cost:
Passengers:



How many miles from County Durham to Melton?

How far is from County Durham to Melton?


The driving distance between County Durham and Melton is 161 miles. Travel time is 2 hours and 47 minutes by car.






161 mi 2 h 47 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)
75 mi
16.
Take the ramp on the left
1120 ft
17.
Make a slight right onto A607
545 ft
18.
Turn right to stay on A607
1115 ft
19.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A607
172 ft
20.
Exit the roundabout onto A607
8.9 mi
21.
Turn right onto Goadby Road
571 ft
22.
Continue onto Waltham Road
0.7 mi
23.
Turn left onto Main Street
0.9 mi
24.
You have arrived at your destination, on the left
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How much does it cost to drive from County Durham to Melton?

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 27.9 £. 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 13.95 £ (27.9/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 9.3 £ (27.9/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip are 6.98 £ (27.9/4) per passenger.


Fuel cost = (160.93 mi / 37.5 mpg) x 143 pence per liter = 27.9 £

In more detail, the result is obtained:

Fuel needed = Distance / Car fuel consumption = miles * 4.54609 / carConsumtion = 160.93 mi * 4.54609 / 37.5 mpg = 19.5 liters

Fuel needed = 19.5 lt

Fuel cost = Fuel needed x Price per liter = 19.5 liters x 143 pence per liter = 27.9 £

Fuel cost from County Durham to Melton = 27.9 £

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 17.6 £. 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 17.6 £.
For 2 passengers in carpooling, the cost of this trip is 8.8 £ (17.6/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 5.87 £ (17.6/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 4.4 £ (17.6/4) per passenger.