Route from Manchester to Merthyr Tydfil by car

From: Manchester, County: Greater Manchester, England
To: Merthyr Tydfil, County: , Wales
186 mi
3 h 17 min
Fuel consumption:
Fuel cost:
Passengers:



How many miles from Manchester to Merthyr Tydfil?

How far is from Manchester to Merthyr Tydfil?


The driving distance between Manchester and Merthyr Tydfil is 186 miles. Travel time is 3 hours and 17 minutes by car.






186 mi 3 h 17 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 left onto M5
40 mi
20.
Take the ramp on the left
0.5 mi
21.
Enter Strensham Interchange and take the 2nd exit onto M50
1074 ft
22.
Exit the roundabout onto M50
21.4 mi
23.
Enter Travellers Rest and take the 1st exit onto A449
199 ft
24.
Exit the roundabout onto A449
0.5 mi
25.
Enter the roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto A40
240 ft
26.
Exit the roundabout onto A40
1.4 mi
27.
Enter Wilton Roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto A40
197 ft
28.
Exit the roundabout onto A40
9 mi
29.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A40
193 ft
30.
Exit the roundabout onto A40
6.9 mi
31.
Take the ramp on the left onto A40
1.3 mi
32.
Enter the roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto A40
312 ft
33.
Exit the roundabout onto A40
7.7 mi
34.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Heads of the Valleys Road (A465)
181 ft
35.
Exit the roundabout onto Heads of the Valleys Road (A465)
3 mi
36.
Enter Aberbaiden Roundabout and take the 2nd exit
270 ft
37.
Exit the roundabout
0.3 mi
38.
Continue onto Heads of the Valleys Road (A465)
12.5 mi
39.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto A4060
133 ft
40.
Exit the roundabout onto A4060
1.7 mi
41.
Enter Mountain Hare Roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto A4102
330 ft
42.
Exit the roundabout onto A4102
0.4 mi
43.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto A4102
16 ft
44.
Exit the roundabout onto A4102
0.4 mi
45.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto High Street (A4102)
31 ft
46.
Exit the roundabout onto High Street (A4102)
1047 ft
47.
Continue slightly left onto Penydarren Road (A4102)
1255 ft
48.
Continue slightly right onto Pontmorlais West (A4102)
648 ft
49.
Continue onto Bethesda Street (A4102)
542 ft
50.
You have arrived at your destination
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How much does it cost to drive from Manchester to Merthyr Tydfil?

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 32.2 £. 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 16.1 £ (32.2/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 10.73 £ (32.2/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip are 8.05 £ (32.2/4) per passenger.


Fuel cost = (185.52 mi / 37.5 mpg) x 143 pence per liter = 32.2 £

In more detail, the result is obtained:

Fuel needed = Distance / Car fuel consumption = miles * 4.54609 / carConsumtion = 185.52 mi * 4.54609 / 37.5 mpg = 22.5 liters

Fuel needed = 22.5 lt

Fuel cost = Fuel needed x Price per liter = 22.5 liters x 143 pence per liter = 32.2 £

Fuel cost from Manchester to Merthyr Tydfil = 32.2 £

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 20.3 £. 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 20.3 £.
For 2 passengers in carpooling, the cost of this trip is 10.15 £ (20.3/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 6.77 £ (20.3/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 5.08 £ (20.3/4) per passenger.