Route from Gloucester to Tunbridge Wells by car

The driving distance between Gloucester and Tunbridge Wells is 148 miles. Travel time is 2 hours and 33 minutes by car.

From: Gloucester, County: Gloucestershire, England
To: Tunbridge Wells, County: Kent, England
148 mi , 2 h 33 min
Tolls: Stations
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Route from Gloucester to Tunbridge Wells on map



Driving directions from Gloucester to Tunbridge Wells

148 mi 2 h 33 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 2nd exit onto Brockworth Bypass (A417)
358 ft
7.
Exit the roundabout onto Brockworth Bypass (A417)
0.6 mi
8.
Enter Zoons Court Roundabout and take the 1st exit onto A417
198 ft
9.
Exit the roundabout onto A417
4.3 mi
10.
Enter The Air Balloon Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A417
239 ft
11.
Exit the roundabout onto A417
2.4 mi
12.
Enter Cowley Roundabout and take the 1st exit onto A417
148 ft
13.
Exit the roundabout onto A417
12.1 mi
14.
Continue onto Cirencester Road (A419)
0.8 mi
15.
Continue onto Latton Bypass (A419)
2.1 mi
16.
Continue onto Cricklade Bypass (A419)
11.6 mi
17.
Enter Badbury Roundabout and take the 1st exit towards M4
59 ft
18.
Exit the roundabout towards M4
0.3 mi
19.
Merge right onto M4
40.5 mi
20.
Take the ramp on the left towards A329(M): Reading (E)
0.3 mi
21.
Keep right towards A329(M)
0.9 mi
22.
Merge right onto A329(M)
2.8 mi
23.
Keep left onto Berkshire Way (A329)
593 ft
24.
Keep right onto Berkshire Way (A329)
0.6 mi
25.
Enter Doncastle Roundabout and take the 1st exit onto Berkshire Way (A329)
81 ft
26.
Exit the roundabout onto Berkshire Way (A329)
0.6 mi
27.
Enter Twin Bridges Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Downshire Way (A322)
261 ft
28.
Exit the roundabout onto Downshire Way (A322)
0.6 mi
29.
Enter Horse and Groom Roundabout and take the 4th exit onto Bagshot Road (A322)
496 ft
30.
Exit the roundabout onto Bagshot Road (A322)
0.5 mi
31.
Enter Sports Centre Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A322
363 ft
32.
Exit the roundabout onto A322
2.7 mi
33.
Keep left onto Bracknell Road (A322)
0.9 mi
34.
Continue onto Bagshot Bypass (A322)
0.8 mi
35.
Take the ramp on the left
0.3 mi
36.
Merge right onto M3
6.3 mi
37.
Take the ramp on the left towards M25
1258 ft
38.
Keep right towards M25: Gatwick
0.8 mi
39.
Merge right onto M25
34.8 mi
40.
Keep right towards M26: Dover
0.7 mi
41.
Take exit 5 on the left towards A21: Sevenoaks
1.1 mi
42.
Continue onto Sevenoaks Bypass (A21)
4 mi
43.
Continue onto Tonbridge Bypass (A21)
6.6 mi
44.
Continue onto Pembury Road (A21)
1.5 mi
45.
Continue onto Pembury Bypass (A21)
1.2 mi
46.
Take the ramp on the left onto A21
776 ft
47.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Pembury Road (A228)
153 ft
48.
Exit the roundabout onto Pembury Road (A228)
773 ft
49.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto Pembury Road (A264)
84 ft
50.
Exit the roundabout onto Pembury Road (A264)
1.5 mi
51.
Make a slight right onto Calverley Park Gardens (B2249)
0.3 mi
52.
Turn right onto Calverley Road (A264)
63 ft
53.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto Crescent Road (A264)
67 ft
54.
Exit the roundabout onto Crescent Road (A264)
1171 ft
55.
You have arrived at your destination, on the right
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How much is the expense of driving from Gloucester to Tunbridge Wells?

The expense of driving from Gloucester to Tunbridge Wells using petrol amounts to £25.7. 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 £12.85 (£25.7 divided by 2). With three passengers, it's approximately £8.57 per person (£25.7 divided by 3), and with four passengers, it's £6.43 per person (£25.7 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 17.9 liters of fuel would be required. Multiplying this by the petrol price per liter results in the total fuel cost of £25.7 for the trip from Gloucester to Tunbridge Wells.
 

 

The utilization of air conditioning (AC) might impact automotive fuel efficiency due to the subsequent factors:

Engine Load: Activating the AC causes the compressor in the vehicle's engine to exert more effort in order to cool and distribute the air. The additional burden might augment the engine's fuel consumption, particularly during urban travel or when the vehicle is stationary.

Aerodynamic drag can be increased by running the AC, especially at higher speeds. Consequently, the increased resistance necessitates the engine to exert more effort in order to sustain velocity, leading to elevated fuel consumption.

Accessory Load: Besides the AC compressor, other electrical components like the blower fan and condenser fan also consume electricity from the engine when the AC is in operation. This results in an augmented electrical load on the engine, resulting in increased fuel consumption.

Driving Conditions: The effect of air conditioning (AC) on fuel consumption can differ based on the conditions in which you are driving. Using the air conditioning (AC) while driving at lower speeds or in stop-and-go traffic can have a greater impact on fuel consumption than when traveling on the highway.

Efficiency Settings: Certain vehicles are equipped with features such as "Eco" mode or variable AC compressor speeds, which can effectively mitigate the influence of air conditioning on fuel consumption. Utilizing these characteristics can enhance fuel efficiency while simultaneously maintaining a comfortable temperature inside the cabin.

In general, although utilizing the air conditioning system can slightly elevate fuel consumption, it is frequently a necessary compromise for the sake of comfort, particularly in hot weather. Nevertheless, reducing the use of air conditioning whenever feasible, such as utilizing the car's ventilation system or opening windows at lower velocities, can assist in lessening its influence on fuel consumption.


Diesel cost from Gloucester to Tunbridge Wells.

The trip with diesel fuel costs 16.2 £ (151p/lt, 62.7 mpg).
For 2 passengers: 8.1 £ (16.2/2) /p.
For 3 passengers: 5.4 £ (16.2/3) /p.
For 4 passengers: 4.05 £ (16.2/4) /p.


Alternative routes from Gloucester to Tunbridge Wells

An alternative route from Gloucester to the Tunbridge Wells is 150.38 miles and takes 3 hours and 17 minutes.


Which is the cheapest route from Gloucester to Tunbridge Wells by car?

The cheapest route from Gloucester to Tunbridge Wells is the first suggested route (148mi, 2h 33min) and costs 25.7 £ (petrol fuel cost, 143p/lt, 37.5mpg).

The most expensive route from Gloucester to Tunbridge Wells is the second suggested route (150mi, 3h 17min) and costs 26.1 £.

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 Tunbridge Wells?

There are two suggested routes. The fastest route is 148mi (distance from Gloucester to Tunbridge Wells) and its duration is 2h 33min. The slowest route is 150mi, and its duration is 3h 17min.

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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 Tunbridge Wells?

Tunbridge Wells is located in Kent county and in England. It is situated at an altitude of 112 meters above sea level. Tunbridge Wells has coordinates 51.1323770o,0.2636950o. RouteCalculator provides a map of Tunbridge Wells from which you can plan your trips to other UK cities.