Route from Manchester to Canterbury by car

From: Manchester, County: Greater Manchester, England
To: Canterbury, County: Kent, England
265 mi
4 h 34 min
Fuel consumption:
Fuel cost:
Passengers:



How many miles from Manchester to Canterbury?

How far is from Manchester to Canterbury?


The driving distance between Manchester and Canterbury is 265 miles. Travel time is 4 hours and 34 minutes by car.






265 mi 4 h 34 min
1.
Head south on Brown Street
121 ft
2.
Turn left onto Chancery Lane
143 ft
3.
Make a slight left onto Concert Lane
271 ft
4.
Turn right onto York Street
356 ft
5.
Continue onto New York Street
591 ft
6.
Turn right onto Portland Street (A5103)
0.3 mi
7.
Continue onto Chepstow Street
526 ft
8.
Continue onto Great Bridgewater Street
827 ft
9.
Turn left onto Albion Street (A5103)
676 ft
10.
Continue onto Medlock Street (A5103)
1207 ft
11.
Continue onto Princess Road (A5103)
3.8 mi
12.
Continue onto Princess Parkway (A5103)
1.2 mi
13.
Continue onto M56
6 mi
14.
Keep left onto M56
1.3 mi
15.
Continue onto A556
4 mi
16.
Take the ramp on the left
0.5 mi
17.
Merge right onto M6
50 mi
18.
Keep left onto M6
9.4 mi
19.
Keep right onto M6
37.9 mi
20.
Take the ramp on the left towards M1: The SOUTH
1.6 mi
21.
Merge right onto M1
57.5 mi
22.
Take the ramp on the left towards A414: Hemel Hempstead
0.4 mi
23.
Keep right towards A414: St Albans
0.4 mi
24.
Merge right onto A414
3.7 mi
25.
Enter Park Street Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto North Orbital Road (A414)
244 ft
26.
Exit the roundabout onto North Orbital Road (A414)
1.9 mi
27.
Enter London Colney Roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto A1081
359 ft
28.
Exit the roundabout onto A1081
1.3 mi
29.
Enter The Bell Roundabout and take the 2nd exit
243 ft
30.
Exit the roundabout
0.4 mi
31.
Merge right towards M25: (M11
34.5 mi
32.
Continue towards M25: (M20
4.9 mi
33.
Take the ramp on the left towards A2: London (SE & C)
0.6 mi
34.
Enter Darenth Interchange and take the 1st exit towards A2: Canterbury
84 ft
35.
Exit the roundabout towards A2: Canterbury
1290 ft
36.
Merge right onto Dartford Bypass (A2)
2.3 mi
37.
Continue onto Watling Street (A2)
6.4 mi
38.
Continue onto M2
25.3 mi
39.
Take the ramp on the left towards A2: Canterbury
0.3 mi
40.
Enter Brenley Corner and take the 4th exit towards Canterbury
767 ft
41.
Exit the roundabout towards Canterbury
4.9 mi
42.
Make a slight left onto A2050
1.4 mi
43.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Rheims Way (A2050)
137 ft
44.
Exit the roundabout onto Rheims Way (A2050)
0.5 mi
45.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto St. Peter's Place (A290)
38 ft
46.
Exit the roundabout onto St. Peter's Place (A290)
1256 ft
47.
Turn right onto North Lane
1054 ft
48.
Turn right onto The Causeway
457 ft
49.
Turn left onto Pound Lane
291 ft
50.
Continue onto St Radigund's Street
358 ft
51.
Turn right onto Knott's Lane
310 ft
52.
Turn right onto King Street
812 ft
53.
You have arrived at your destination, on the right
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How much does it cost to drive from Manchester to Canterbury?

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 45.9 £. 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 22.95 £ (45.9/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 15.3 £ (45.9/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip are 11.48 £ (45.9/4) per passenger.


Fuel cost = (265.01 mi / 37.5 mpg) x 143 pence per liter = 45.9 £

In more detail, the result is obtained:

Fuel needed = Distance / Car fuel consumption = miles * 4.54609 / carConsumtion = 265.01 mi * 4.54609 / 37.5 mpg = 32.1 liters

Fuel needed = 32.1 lt

Fuel cost = Fuel needed x Price per liter = 32.1 liters x 143 pence per liter = 45.9 £

Fuel cost from Manchester to Canterbury = 45.9 £

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 29 £. 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 29 £.
For 2 passengers in carpooling, the cost of this trip is 14.5 £ (29/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 9.67 £ (29/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 7.25 £ (29/4) per passenger.