Route from Gloucester to Hamilton by car

The driving distance between Gloucester and Hamilton is 326 miles. Travel time is 5 hours and 22 minutes by car.

From: Gloucester, County: Gloucestershire, England
To: Hamilton, County: South Lanarkshire, Scotland
326 mi , 5 h 22 min
Tolls: Stations
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Route from Gloucester to Hamilton on map



Driving directions from Gloucester to Hamilton

326 mi 5 h 22 min
1.
Head northwest on Metz Way (A4302)
17 ft
2.
Make a sharp right onto Metz Way (A4302)
0.9 mi
3.
Turn left onto Eastern Avenue (A38)
0.5 mi
4.
Enter Walls Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Corinium Avenue (A417)
216 ft
5.
Exit the roundabout onto Corinium Avenue (A417)
0.7 mi
6.
Enter C&G Roundabout and take the 1st exit onto A417
21 ft
7.
Exit the roundabout onto A417
0.9 mi
8.
Merge right onto Elmbridge Court Roundabout (A40)
652 ft
9.
Keep left onto A40
1.9 mi
10.
Take the ramp on the left towards Tewkesbury
0.3 mi
11.
Enter Golden Valley Junction and take the 1st exit towards M5
142 ft
12.
Exit the roundabout towards M5
49.8 mi
13.
Keep right onto M5
1.7 mi
14.
Keep left onto M5
0.3 mi
15.
Merge right onto M6
5.9 mi
16.
Keep right onto M6
72 mi
17.
Keep right onto M6
116 mi
18.
Continue onto A74(M)
48.9 mi
19.
Continue onto M74
24.4 mi
20.
Take the ramp on the left onto M74
0.3 mi
21.
Keep left onto M74
0.3 mi
22.
Go straight onto Motherwell Road (A723)
526 ft
23.
Enter the roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto Palace Grounds Road (A72)
405 ft
24.
Exit the roundabout onto Palace Grounds Road (A72)
566 ft
25.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto A72
150 ft
26.
Exit the roundabout onto A72
1001 ft
27.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Muir Street (A72)
122 ft
28.
Exit the roundabout onto Muir Street (A72)
0.4 mi
29.
Keep left onto Muir Street (A72)
131 ft
30.
Go straight onto Almada Street (A72)
0.4 mi
31.
You have arrived at your destination, on the left
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How much is the expense of driving from Gloucester to Hamilton?

The expense of driving from Gloucester to Hamilton using petrol amounts to £56.5. This computation is based on a petrol price of 143 pence per liter and a car's fuel efficiency of 37.5 miles per gallon. For those considering carpooling arrangements, the cost per passenger decreases with more occupants. With two passengers, the cost per person is £28.25 (£56.5 divided by 2). With three passengers, it's approximately £18.83 per person (£56.5 divided by 3), and with four passengers, it's £14.13 per person (£56.5 divided by 4).

To delve deeper into the calculations, we can explore the fuel cost calculation. This is determined by the distance traveled and the car's fuel consumption rate. For this journey, approximately 39.5 liters of fuel would be required. Multiplying this by the petrol price per liter results in the total fuel cost of £56.5 for the trip from Gloucester to Hamilton.
 

 

The following reasons can affect car fuel consumption:

  1. Traffic Congestion: Driving in heavy traffic often involves frequent stops and starts, as well as idling in traffic queues. This constant acceleration and deceleration can lead to increased fuel consumption compared to driving on open, free-flowing roads.

  2. Vehicle Weight: Carrying excess weight in the vehicle, such as heavy cargo or unnecessary items, can increase fuel consumption by putting additional strain on the engine. Removing unnecessary weight can improve fuel efficiency.

  3. Elevation Changes: Driving on roads with steep inclines or declines can affect fuel consumption, especially for vehicles with less powerful engines. Climbing uphill requires more power from the engine and thus more fuel, while descending downhill may require additional braking and fuel to maintain control.

  4. Weather Conditions: Adverse weather conditions such as rain, snow, or strong winds can affect fuel consumption. These conditions may require drivers to adjust their speed and driving behavior, impacting fuel efficiency. Additionally, extreme temperatures can affect engine performance and fuel consumption.


Diesel cost from Gloucester to Hamilton.

The trip with diesel fuel costs 35.7 £ (151p/lt, 62.7 mpg).
For 2 passengers: 17.85 £ (35.7/2) /p.
For 3 passengers: 11.9 £ (35.7/3) /p.
For 4 passengers: 8.93 £ (35.7/4) /p.


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 Hamilton?

Hamilton is located in South Lanarkshire county and in Scotland. It is situated at an altitude of 67 meters above sea level. Hamilton has coordinates 55.7776330o,-4.0536790o. RouteCalculator provides a map of Hamilton from which you can plan your trips to other UK cities.