Route from County Durham to Pontypridd by car

From: County Durham, County: Durham, England
To: Pontypridd, County: Cardiff, Wales
307 mi
5 h 10 min
Fuel consumption:
Fuel cost:
Passengers:



How many miles from County Durham to Pontypridd?

How far is from County Durham to Pontypridd?


The driving distance between County Durham and Pontypridd is 307 miles. Travel time is 5 hours and 10 minutes by car.






307 mi 5 h 10 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
50.6 mi
20.
Take the ramp on the left towards A42 (M42)
0.5 mi
21.
Merge left onto A42
14.2 mi
22.
Continue onto M42
15.8 mi
23.
Keep right onto M42
1069 ft
24.
Take the ramp on the left
669 ft
25.
Merge left onto M42
12.5 mi
26.
Keep right onto M42
10.5 mi
27.
Keep right onto M5
0.6 mi
28.
Keep left onto M5
22.8 mi
29.
Take the ramp on the left
0.5 mi
30.
Enter Strensham Interchange and take the 2nd exit onto M50
1074 ft
31.
Exit the roundabout onto M50
21.4 mi
32.
Enter Travellers Rest and take the 1st exit onto A449
199 ft
33.
Exit the roundabout onto A449
0.5 mi
34.
Enter the roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto A40
240 ft
35.
Exit the roundabout onto A40
1.4 mi
36.
Enter Wilton Roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto A40
197 ft
37.
Exit the roundabout onto A40
9 mi
38.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A40
193 ft
39.
Exit the roundabout onto A40
6.9 mi
40.
Continue onto A449
12.9 mi
41.
Take the ramp onto A449
1103 ft
42.
Continue onto M4
487 ft
43.
Keep left onto M4
8.4 mi
44.
Keep right onto M4
7.9 mi
45.
Take the ramp on the left towards Cardiff North
0.4 mi
46.
Merge left onto Northern Avenue (A470)
6.9 mi
47.
Take the ramp on the left onto A470
702 ft
48.
Keep right onto A470
231 ft
49.
Keep left onto A4058
0.6 mi
50.
You have arrived at your destination
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How much does it cost to drive from County Durham to Pontypridd?

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 53.1 £. 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 26.55 £ (53.1/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 17.7 £ (53.1/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip are 13.28 £ (53.1/4) per passenger.


Fuel cost = (306.56 mi / 37.5 mpg) x 143 pence per liter = 53.1 £

In more detail, the result is obtained:

Fuel needed = Distance / Car fuel consumption = miles * 4.54609 / carConsumtion = 306.56 mi * 4.54609 / 37.5 mpg = 37.2 liters

Fuel needed = 37.2 lt

Fuel cost = Fuel needed x Price per liter = 37.2 liters x 143 pence per liter = 53.1 £

Fuel cost from County Durham to Pontypridd = 53.1 £

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 33.6 £. 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 33.6 £.
For 2 passengers in carpooling, the cost of this trip is 16.8 £ (33.6/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 11.2 £ (33.6/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 8.4 £ (33.6/4) per passenger.