Route from Gloucester to Caerphilly by car

The driving distance between Gloucester and Caerphilly is 68 miles. Travel time is 1 hour and 17 minutes by car.

From: Gloucester, County: Gloucestershire, England
To: Caerphilly, County: Cardiff, Wales
68 mi , 1 h 17 min
Tolls: Stations
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Route from Gloucester to Caerphilly on map



Driving directions from Gloucester to Caerphilly

68 mi 1 h 17 min
1.
Head northwest on Metz Way (A4302)
17 ft
2.
Make a sharp right onto Metz Way (A4302)
0.9 mi
3.
Turn right onto Eastern Avenue (A38)
0.6 mi
4.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Eastern Avenue (A38)
98 ft
5.
Exit the roundabout onto Eastern Avenue (A38)
1163 ft
6.
Enter the roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto Finlay Road (A38)
198 ft
7.
Exit the roundabout onto Finlay Road (A38)
0.8 mi
8.
Enter the roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto A38
178 ft
9.
Exit the roundabout onto A38
1.3 mi
10.
Make a slight left to stay on Cole Avenue (A38)
1.5 mi
11.
Enter Waterwells Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A38
140 ft
12.
Exit the roundabout onto A38
0.7 mi
13.
Enter Cross Keys Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Bath Road (A430)
113 ft
14.
Exit the roundabout onto Bath Road (A430)
0.5 mi
15.
Continue left onto Quedgeley Interchange (A430)
654 ft
16.
Take the ramp on the left onto M5
20.5 mi
17.
Take exit 15 on the left towards M4: London
1257 ft
18.
Keep right towards M4 West: South Wales
1.9 mi
19.
Keep right onto M4
32.2 mi
20.
Take the ramp on the left towards Cardiff North
0.4 mi
21.
Go straight onto Northern Avenue (A470)
2.8 mi
22.
Take the ramp on the left
701 ft
23.
Enter Nantgarw Interchange and take the 3rd exit onto Caerphilly Road (A468)
508 ft
24.
Exit the roundabout onto Caerphilly Road (A468)
1.1 mi
25.
Keep left onto Caerphilly Road (A468)
150 ft
26.
Enter Penrhos Roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto Nantgarw Road
443 ft
27.
Exit the roundabout onto Nantgarw Road
1075 ft
28.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Nantgarw Road (B4600)
112 ft
29.
Exit the roundabout onto Nantgarw Road (B4600)
1.2 mi
30.
Turn left onto Pontygwindy Road (B4623)
286 ft
31.
You have arrived at your destination
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How much does it cost to drive from Gloucester to Caerphilly?

If you're using petrol, it's gonna set you back 11.7 quid. In this calculation, they're saying the petrol price is 143 pence per liter, and the car's gonna guzzle down 37.5 miles for every gallon of that stuff.

Now, if you're carpooling, the cost gets split up between everyone riding. So, if there are two people in the car, it's gonna be 5.85 quid each (£11.7 divided by 2). With three buddies on board, it works out to around 3.9 quid per person (£11.7 divided by 3). And if you've got a full car with four people, it's only 2.93 quid per person (£11.7 divided by 4).

Breaking down the numbers, the fuel cost is calculated based on how far you're going and how much gas your car chugs. For this trip, you're gonna need about 8.2 liters of fuel. They figured that out by dividing the distance of 67.72 miles by the car's fuel consumption rate of 37.5 miles per gallon, and then converting that to liters 'cause, you know, the UK uses liters.

So, you take the fuel needed, which is 8.2 liters, and you multiply it by the price per liter, which is 143 pence. And voilà, you got yourself the total fuel cost for the trip from Gloucester to Caerphilly: 11.7 quid.

 


Diesel cost from Gloucester to Caerphilly.

The trip with diesel fuel costs 7.4 £ (151p/lt, 62.7 mpg).
For 2 passengers: 3.7 £ (7.4/2) /p.
For 3 passengers: 2.47 £ (7.4/3) /p.
For 4 passengers: 1.85 £ (7.4/4) /p.


Alternative routes from Gloucester to Caerphilly

The second route from Gloucester to the Caerphilly is 66.74 miles and takes 1 hour and 25 minutes.

The third route from Gloucester to the Caerphilly is 60.75 miles and takes 1 hour and 26 minutes.


Which is the cheapest route from Gloucester to Caerphilly by car?

The cheapest route from Gloucester to Caerphilly is the third suggested route (60.8mi, 1h 26min) and costs 10.5 £ (petrol fuel cost, 143p/lt, 37.5mpg).

The second cheapest route from Gloucester to Caerphilly is the second suggested route (67mi, 1h 25min) and costs 11.6 £.

The most expensive route from Gloucester to Caerphilly is the first suggested route (68mi, 1h 17min) and costs 11.7 £.

For greater safety, the driver should choose the route that passes through the highway (median barrier) and not through smaller roads (curves in the road, bad road conditions, no median barrier).


How to get from Gloucester to Caerphilly?

There are three suggested routes. The fastest route is 68mi (distance from Gloucester to Caerphilly) and its duration is 1h 17min. The other route is 67mi, and its duration is 1h 25min. The slowest route is 60.8mi, and its duration is 1h 26min.

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Where is Gloucester located?

Gloucester is located in Gloucestershire county and in England. It is situated at an altitude of 18 meters above sea level. Gloucester has coordinates 51.8642449o,-2.2381560o. RouteCalculator provides a map of Gloucester from which you can plan your trips to other UK cities.


What is the location of Caerphilly?

Caerphilly is located in Cardiff county and in Wales. It is situated at an altitude of 79 meters above sea level. Caerphilly has coordinates 51.5788290o,-3.2181340o. RouteCalculator provides a map of Caerphilly from which you can plan your trips to other UK cities.