Route from Gloucester to Uttlesford by car

The driving distance between Gloucester and Uttlesford is 139 miles. Travel time is 2 hours and 37 minutes by car.

From: Gloucester, County: Gloucestershire, England
To: Uttlesford, County: Essex, England
139 mi , 2 h 37 min
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Route from Gloucester to Uttlesford on map



Driving directions from Gloucester to Uttlesford

139 mi 2 h 37 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 1st exit onto A436
23 ft
11.
Exit the roundabout onto A436
2.2 mi
12.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto A436
31 ft
13.
Exit the roundabout onto A436
212 ft
14.
Enter the roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto A436
133 ft
15.
Exit the roundabout onto A436
4.2 mi
16.
Turn right onto A40
5.9 mi
17.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A40
84 ft
18.
Exit the roundabout onto A40
9.1 mi
19.
Enter Burford Roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto A40
238 ft
20.
Exit the roundabout onto A40
2.5 mi
21.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A40
246 ft
22.
Exit the roundabout onto A40
2.6 mi
23.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A40
194 ft
24.
Exit the roundabout onto A40
7 mi
25.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A40
115 ft
26.
Exit the roundabout onto A40
3.8 mi
27.
Enter Wolvercote Roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto North Way (A40)
211 ft
28.
Exit the roundabout onto North Way (A40)
0.4 mi
29.
Enter Cutteslowe Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Elsfield Way (A40)
121 ft
30.
Exit the roundabout onto Elsfield Way (A40)
0.6 mi
31.
Continue onto Northern By-pass Road (A40)
2.5 mi
32.
Continue onto North Way (A40)
0.6 mi
33.
Enter Green Road Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto London Road (A40)
97 ft
34.
Exit the roundabout onto London Road (A40)
2.7 mi
35.
Continue onto Wheatley Bypass (A40)
1.5 mi
36.
Continue onto Wheatley Spur (M40)
28.9 mi
37.
Take the ramp on the left towards M25(S): Watford
0.4 mi
38.
Keep left towards M25(N): Watford
9.6 mi
39.
Keep right onto M25
4.9 mi
40.
Take the ramp on the left towards A405: (M1 South)
0.4 mi
41.
Enter Bricket Wood Junction and take the 1st exit onto North Orbital Road (A405)
30 ft
42.
Exit the roundabout onto North Orbital Road (A405)
0.4 mi
43.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto North Orbital Road (A405)
237 ft
44.
Exit the roundabout onto North Orbital Road (A405)
0.6 mi
45.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto North Orbital Road (A405)
112 ft
46.
Exit the roundabout onto North Orbital Road (A405)
0.6 mi
47.
Enter Park Street Roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto North Orbital Road (A414)
413 ft
48.
Exit the roundabout onto North Orbital Road (A414)
1.9 mi
49.
Enter London Colney Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto North Orbital Road (A414)
147 ft
50.
Exit the roundabout onto North Orbital Road (A414)
1.9 mi
51.
Keep left onto North Orbital Road (A414)
1 mi
52.
Enter Roehyde Interchange and take the 2nd exit towards A1(M)
202 ft
53.
Exit the roundabout towards A1(M)
1053 ft
54.
Keep right towards A1(M)
406 ft
55.
Merge left onto A1(M)
1.6 mi
56.
Take exit 4 on the left towards A414: Hertford
973 ft
57.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A1(M)
227 ft
58.
Exit the roundabout onto A1(M)
483 ft
59.
Enter Jack Olding's Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A414
305 ft
60.
Exit the roundabout onto A414
1084 ft
61.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto A414
50 ft
62.
Exit the roundabout onto A414
1095 ft
63.
Keep left onto A414
2.3 mi
64.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto Hatfield Road (A414)
164 ft
65.
Exit the roundabout onto Hatfield Road (A414)
0.9 mi
66.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A414
185 ft
67.
Exit the roundabout onto A414
2.1 mi
68.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A414
152 ft
69.
Exit the roundabout onto A414
0.6 mi
70.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A414
86 ft
71.
Exit the roundabout onto A414
1223 ft
72.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A414
149 ft
73.
Exit the roundabout onto A414
0.4 mi
74.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Gascoyne Way (A414)
158 ft
75.
Exit the roundabout onto Gascoyne Way (A414)
1308 ft
76.
Enter London Road Roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto London Road (A414)
297 ft
77.
Exit the roundabout onto London Road (A414)
0.5 mi
78.
Enter Foxholes Roundabout (aka Lancaster Roundabout) and take the 2nd exit onto A414
215 ft
79.
Exit the roundabout onto A414
0.8 mi
80.
Enter Rush Green Roundabout and take the 2nd exit
497 ft
81.
Exit the roundabout
0.3 mi
82.
Merge right onto A10
6.5 mi
83.
Enter the roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto Standon Hill (A120)
490 ft
84.
Exit the roundabout onto Standon Hill (A120)
0.6 mi
85.
Continue onto Kent's Lane (A120)
1.3 mi
86.
Continue onto Standon Road (A120)
1.4 mi
87.
Take the ramp on the left onto Little Hadham Bypass (A120)
2.5 mi
88.
Enter Hadham Park Roundabout and take the 1st exit onto Hadham Road (A120)
100 ft
89.
Exit the roundabout onto Hadham Road (A120)
0.4 mi
90.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto Bishop's Stortford Bypass (A120)
52 ft
91.
Exit the roundabout onto Bishop's Stortford Bypass (A120)
2.3 mi
92.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto Stansted Road (B1383)
38 ft
93.
Exit the roundabout onto Stansted Road (B1383)
1 mi
94.
Continue onto Silver Street (B1383)
0.4 mi
95.
Continue onto Cambridge Road (B1383)
0.7 mi
96.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Cambridge Road (B1383)
104 ft
97.
Exit the roundabout onto Cambridge Road (B1383)
1.2 mi
98.
Continue onto London Road (B1383)
1.3 mi
99.
Continue onto Cambridge Road (B1383)
1.7 mi
100.
Turn right onto Widdington Road
0.6 mi
101.
Make a slight left to stay on Widdington Road
1 mi
102.
You have arrived at your destination, on the left
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What's the cost of a drive from Gloucester to Uttlesford?

The journey, powered by petrol, sets you back £24. In this calculation, we're crunching numbers based on a petrol price of 143 pence per liter and a car's thirst of 37.5 miles per gallon. If you're carpooling with a buddy, that's £12 each (£24 divided by 2). With a trio onboard, it drops to around £8 a head (£24 divided by 3), and with a full car of four, it's a mere £6 per person (£24 divided by 4).

Let's dig into the math behind it. The fuel expenditure hinges on the distance covered and the car's efficiency. For this particular jaunt, you're looking at guzzling down roughly 16.8 liters of fuel. Crunching the numbers, that's where the £24 total comes from for the trip from Gloucester to Uttlesford.
 

 

One thing that can affect fuel consumption is the condition of the road for the following reasons:

  1. Surface Roughness: Rough road surfaces, such as those with potholes, cracks, or uneven pavement, can increase rolling resistance. This means the tires have to work harder to maintain speed, leading to higher fuel consumption.

  2. Friction: Poor road conditions can also increase friction between the tires and the road surface. This friction creates drag, which requires the engine to work harder to overcome. As a result, fuel consumption can increase, especially at higher speeds.

  3. Traffic Congestion: Roads with heavy traffic congestion often involve 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.

  4. Elevation Changes: 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.

  5. Weather Conditions: Adverse weather conditions such as rain, snow, or ice can affect road traction and vehicle stability. Drivers may need to adjust their speed and driving behavior, which can impact fuel consumption.

  6. Surface Quality: Smooth road surfaces with good pavement quality generally result in lower fuel consumption compared to rough or poorly maintained roads. This is because smooth roads reduce rolling resistance and allow for more efficient vehicle operation.

Overall, road conditions play a significant role in determining fuel consumption, and drivers may experience variations in fuel efficiency depending on the condition of the roads they are driving on.


Diesel cost from Gloucester to Uttlesford.

The trip with diesel fuel costs 15.2 £ (151p/lt, 62.7 mpg).
For 2 passengers: 7.6 £ (15.2/2) /p.
For 3 passengers: 5.07 £ (15.2/3) /p.
For 4 passengers: 3.8 £ (15.2/4) /p.


Alternative routes from Gloucester to Uttlesford

The second route from Gloucester to the Uttlesford is 132.6 miles and takes 2 hours and 42 minutes.

The third route from Gloucester to the Uttlesford is 130.1 miles and takes 2 hours and 43 minutes.


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

The cheapest route from Gloucester to Uttlesford is the third suggested route (130mi, 2h 43min) and costs 22.6 £ (petrol fuel cost, 143p/lt, 37.5mpg).

The second cheapest route from Gloucester to Uttlesford is the second suggested route (133mi, 2h 42min) and costs 23 £.

The most expensive route from Gloucester to Uttlesford is the first suggested route (139mi, 2h 37min) and costs 24 £.

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 Uttlesford?

There are three suggested routes. The fastest route is 139mi (distance from Gloucester to Uttlesford) and its duration is 2h 37min. The other route is 133mi, and its duration is 2h 42min. The slowest route is 130mi, and its duration is 2h 43min.

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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 Uttlesford?

Uttlesford is located in Essex county and in England. It is situated at an altitude of 98 meters above sea level. Uttlesford has coordinates 51.9789427o,0.2391238o. RouteCalculator provides a map of Uttlesford from which you can plan your trips to other UK cities.