Route from County Durham to Tamworth by car

From: County Durham, County: Durham, England
To: Tamworth, County: Staffordshire, England
173 mi
2 h 59 min
Fuel consumption:
Fuel cost:
Passengers:



How many miles from County Durham to Tamworth?

How far is from County Durham to Tamworth?


The driving distance between County Durham and Tamworth is 173 miles. Travel time is 2 hours and 59 minutes by car.






173 mi 2 h 59 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
28.5 mi
20.
Take the ramp on the left towards A38: Mansfield
0.4 mi
21.
Enter Pinxton Interchange and take the 3rd exit onto A38
1086 ft
22.
Exit the roundabout onto A38
13.3 mi
23.
Enter Little Eaton Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Abbey Hill (A38)
180 ft
24.
Exit the roundabout onto Abbey Hill (A38)
1 mi
25.
Continue onto Queensway (A38)
1.8 mi
26.
Enter Markeaton Island and take the 2nd exit onto Kingsway (A38)
137 ft
27.
Exit the roundabout onto Kingsway (A38)
0.6 mi
28.
Enter Kingsway Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A38
581 ft
29.
Exit the roundabout onto A38
1.3 mi
30.
Keep right onto A38
15.4 mi
31.
Take the ramp on the left towards A513: Rugeley
938 ft
32.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit towards A513: Tamworth
11 ft
33.
Exit the roundabout towards A513: Tamworth
0.6 mi
34.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit towards A513: Tamworth
121 ft
35.
Exit the roundabout towards A513: Tamworth
3.4 mi
36.
Continue onto Tamworth Road (A513)
938 ft
37.
Continue onto Comberford Road (A513)
3.4 mi
38.
Turn right onto Ashby Road (A513)
129 ft
39.
Continue slightly left onto Upper Gungate (A513)
1181 ft
40.
Go straight onto Upper Gungate (B5493)
448 ft
41.
Turn left onto Albert Road
740 ft
42.
Make a slight right onto Marmion Street
360 ft
43.
Make a slight left to stay on Marmion Street
748 ft
44.
Turn right
94 ft
45.
Turn right
22 ft
46.
You have arrived at your destination
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How much does it cost to drive from County Durham to Tamworth?

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 29.9 £. 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 14.95 £ (29.9/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 9.97 £ (29.9/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip are 7.48 £ (29.9/4) per passenger.


Fuel cost = (172.69 mi / 37.5 mpg) x 143 pence per liter = 29.9 £

In more detail, the result is obtained:

Fuel needed = Distance / Car fuel consumption = miles * 4.54609 / carConsumtion = 172.69 mi * 4.54609 / 37.5 mpg = 20.9 liters

Fuel needed = 20.9 lt

Fuel cost = Fuel needed x Price per liter = 20.9 liters x 143 pence per liter = 29.9 £

Fuel cost from County Durham to Tamworth = 29.9 £

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 18.9 £. 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 18.9 £.
For 2 passengers in carpooling, the cost of this trip is 9.45 £ (18.9/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 6.3 £ (18.9/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 4.73 £ (18.9/4) per passenger.