Route from Doncaster to Wakefield by car

From: Doncaster, County: South Yorkshire, England
To: Wakefield, County: West Yorkshire, England
20.9 mi
36 min
Fuel consumption:
Fuel cost:
Passengers:



How many miles from Doncaster to Wakefield?

How far is from Doncaster to Wakefield?


The driving distance between Doncaster and Wakefield is 20.9 miles. Travel time is 36 minutes by car.






20.9 mi 36 min
1.
Head northeast on Prince's Street
103 ft
2.
Turn left onto East Laith Gate
832 ft
3.
Turn right onto Market Road
865 ft
4.
Merge right onto Church Way (A630)
206 ft
5.
Enter the roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto St George's Bridge (A19)
327 ft
6.
Exit the roundabout onto St George's Bridge (A19)
0.5 mi
7.
Enter St Mary's Roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto A638
531 ft
8.
Exit the roundabout onto A638
2.5 mi
9.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto A638
55 ft
10.
Exit the roundabout onto A638
1.8 mi
11.
Enter Redhouse Interchange and take the 2nd exit onto A638
199 ft
12.
Exit the roundabout onto A638
2.9 mi
13.
Keep left onto Doncaster Road (A638)
0.5 mi
14.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A638
132 ft
15.
Exit the roundabout onto A638
0.3 mi
16.
Enter Dale Lane Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Doncaster Road (A638)
199 ft
17.
Exit the roundabout onto Doncaster Road (A638)
0.4 mi
18.
Enter Minsthorpe Lane Roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto Back Lane (A638)
305 ft
19.
Exit the roundabout onto Back Lane (A638)
794 ft
20.
Continue onto Doncaster Road (A638)
3 mi
21.
Enter Ackworth Moor Top and take the 2nd exit onto Wakefield Road (A638)
172 ft
22.
Exit the roundabout onto Wakefield Road (A638)
1.5 mi
23.
Enter Offley Lane Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A638
101 ft
24.
Exit the roundabout onto A638
5.5 mi
25.
Continue onto Wakefield Bridge (A61)
355 ft
26.
Keep left onto A638
0.4 mi
27.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Ings Road (A638)
103 ft
28.
Exit the roundabout onto Ings Road (A638)
0.3 mi
29.
Keep right onto Ings Road (A638)
162 ft
30.
Turn right to stay on Westgate (A638)
197 ft
31.
Continue straight to stay on Westgate (A642)
747 ft
32.
Make a slight left onto Mulberry Way (A650)
669 ft
33.
Turn left
233 ft
34.
You have arrived at your destination
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How much does it cost to drive from Doncaster to Wakefield?

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 3.6 £. 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 1.8 £ (3.6/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 1.2 £ (3.6/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip are 0.9 £ (3.6/4) per passenger.


Fuel cost = (20.87 mi / 37.5 mpg) x 143 pence per liter = 3.6 £

In more detail, the result is obtained:

Fuel needed = Distance / Car fuel consumption = miles * 4.54609 / carConsumtion = 20.87 mi * 4.54609 / 37.5 mpg = 2.5 liters

Fuel needed = 2.5 lt

Fuel cost = Fuel needed x Price per liter = 2.5 liters x 143 pence per liter = 3.6 £

Fuel cost from Doncaster to Wakefield = 3.6 £

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 2.3 £. 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 2.3 £.
For 2 passengers in carpooling, the cost of this trip is 1.15 £ (2.3/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 0.77 £ (2.3/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 0.58 £ (2.3/4) per passenger.