Route from Dudley to Colchester by car

From: Dudley, County: West Midlands, England
To: Colchester, County: Essex, England
165 mi
2 h 49 min
Fuel consumption:
Fuel cost:
Passengers:



How many miles from Dudley to Colchester?

How far is from Dudley to Colchester?


The driving distance between Dudley and Colchester is 165 miles. Travel time is 2 hours and 49 minutes by car.






165 mi 2 h 49 min
1.
Head west
30 ft
2.
Turn right onto Green Man Entry
148 ft
3.
Turn right onto Tower Street
103 ft
4.
Turn right onto The Broadway
366 ft
5.
Continue slightly left onto Castle Hill
0.3 mi
6.
Enter Castle Gate Island and take the 3rd exit onto Birmingham Road (A461)
385 ft
7.
Exit the roundabout onto Birmingham Road (A461)
0.4 mi
8.
Keep right onto Birmingham Road (A461)
319 ft
9.
Merge right onto New Birmingham Road (A4123)
152 ft
10.
Make a slight left onto Tividale Road (A4033)
0.3 mi
11.
Continue onto Dudley Road West (A4033)
1.2 mi
12.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Dudley Road (A457)
65 ft
13.
Exit the roundabout onto Dudley Road (A457)
0.5 mi
14.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto Oldbury Ringway (A4034)
8 ft
15.
Exit the roundabout onto Oldbury Ringway (A4034)
714 ft
16.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto Bromford Road (A4034)
63 ft
17.
Exit the roundabout onto Bromford Road (A4034)
0.4 mi
18.
Continue onto Bromford Lane (A4034)
539 ft
19.
Enter the roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto Kelvin Way (A4182)
422 ft
20.
Exit the roundabout onto Kelvin Way (A4182)
0.7 mi
21.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Kenrick Way (A4182)
278 ft
22.
Exit the roundabout onto Kenrick Way (A4182)
0.6 mi
23.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto Kenrick Way (A4252)
51 ft
24.
Exit the roundabout onto Kenrick Way (A4252)
0.3 mi
25.
Enter West Bromwich Interchange and take the 2nd exit towards M5
440 ft
26.
Exit the roundabout towards M5
485 ft
27.
Continue towards M5
1.6 mi
28.
Keep left onto M5
1.9 mi
29.
Merge right onto M6
36.8 mi
30.
Continue towards A14: Felixstowe
58.2 mi
31.
Keep right at the fork
0.3 mi
32.
Continue onto M11
27.3 mi
33.
Take the ramp on the left
0.5 mi
34.
Enter Birchanger Green Roundabout and take the 1st exit onto Thremhall Avenue (A120)
15 ft
35.
Exit the roundabout onto Thremhall Avenue (A120)
0.4 mi
36.
Enter Priory Wood Roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto Thremhall Avenue (A120)
819 ft
37.
Exit the roundabout onto Thremhall Avenue (A120)
17 mi
38.
Enter Galleys Corner Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Braintree Bypass (A120)
133 ft
39.
Exit the roundabout onto Braintree Bypass (A120)
0.9 mi
40.
Enter Marks Farm Roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto Coggeshall Road (A120)
275 ft
41.
Exit the roundabout onto Coggeshall Road (A120)
3.4 mi
42.
Continue onto Coggeshall Bypass (A120)
2.6 mi
43.
Continue onto Colchester Road (A120)
0.8 mi
44.
Continue onto Coggeshall Road (A120)
2.3 mi
45.
Enter Marks Tey Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A120
127 ft
46.
Exit the roundabout onto A120
858 ft
47.
Take the ramp on the left onto A12
2.8 mi
48.
Take the ramp on the left onto A12
0.9 mi
49.
Enter Spring Lane Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Cymbeline Way (A133)
254 ft
50.
Exit the roundabout onto Cymbeline Way (A133)
1.2 mi
51.
Enter Colne Bank and take the 3rd exit onto Westway (A134)
323 ft
52.
Exit the roundabout onto Westway (A134)
701 ft
53.
Make a slight left
236 ft
54.
Turn left onto Rotary Way
448 ft
55.
Turn left
60 ft
56.
You have arrived at your destination
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How much does it cost to drive from Dudley to Colchester?

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 28.6 £. 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 14.3 £ (28.6/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 9.53 £ (28.6/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip are 7.15 £ (28.6/4) per passenger.


Fuel cost = (165.25 mi / 37.5 mpg) x 143 pence per liter = 28.6 £

In more detail, the result is obtained:

Fuel needed = Distance / Car fuel consumption = miles * 4.54609 / carConsumtion = 165.25 mi * 4.54609 / 37.5 mpg = 20 liters

Fuel needed = 20 lt

Fuel cost = Fuel needed x Price per liter = 20 liters x 143 pence per liter = 28.6 £

Fuel cost from Dudley to Colchester = 28.6 £

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 18.1 £. 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 18.1 £.
For 2 passengers in carpooling, the cost of this trip is 9.05 £ (18.1/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 6.03 £ (18.1/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 4.53 £ (18.1/4) per passenger.