Route from Melton to Braintree by car

From: Melton, County: Leicestershire, England
To: Braintree, County: Essex, England
115 mi
1 h 57 min
Fuel consumption:
Fuel cost:
Passengers:



How many miles from Melton to Braintree?

How far is from Melton to Braintree?


The driving distance between Melton and Braintree is 115 miles. Travel time is 1 hour and 57 minutes by car.






115 mi 1 h 57 min
1.
Head east on Main Street
0.9 mi
2.
Turn right onto Waltham Road
0.7 mi
3.
Continue onto Goadby Road
571 ft
4.
Turn left onto Melton Road (A607)
4.1 mi
5.
Turn right
419 ft
6.
Make a slight right
1 mi
7.
Continue onto Gorse Lane
1.3 mi
8.
Turn right onto Ten Acre Lane
0.4 mi
9.
Make a slight left onto Heath Lane
2.9 mi
10.
Turn right onto Great North Road (A1)
25.1 mi
11.
Continue onto Water Newton Bypass (A1)
0.5 mi
12.
Continue onto Great North Road (A1)
13.7 mi
13.
Keep right onto A1(M)
4.7 mi
14.
Take the ramp on the left onto A14
14.5 mi
15.
Keep right at the fork
0.3 mi
16.
Continue onto M11
27.3 mi
17.
Take the ramp on the left
0.5 mi
18.
Enter Birchanger Green Roundabout and take the 1st exit onto Thremhall Avenue (A120)
15 ft
19.
Exit the roundabout onto Thremhall Avenue (A120)
0.4 mi
20.
Enter Priory Wood Roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto Thremhall Avenue (A120)
819 ft
21.
Exit the roundabout onto Thremhall Avenue (A120)
14.4 mi
22.
Take the ramp on the left
0.4 mi
23.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto B1256
115 ft
24.
Exit the roundabout onto B1256
0.5 mi
25.
Enter the roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto Rayne Road (B1256)
188 ft
26.
Exit the roundabout onto Rayne Road (B1256)
0.7 mi
27.
Make a slight left
48 ft
28.
You have arrived at your destination, on the left
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How much does it cost to drive from Melton to Braintree?

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 19.8 £. 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 9.9 £ (19.8/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 6.6 £ (19.8/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip are 4.95 £ (19.8/4) per passenger.


Fuel cost = (114.53 mi / 37.5 mpg) x 143 pence per liter = 19.8 £

In more detail, the result is obtained:

Fuel needed = Distance / Car fuel consumption = miles * 4.54609 / carConsumtion = 114.53 mi * 4.54609 / 37.5 mpg = 13.9 liters

Fuel needed = 13.9 lt

Fuel cost = Fuel needed x Price per liter = 13.9 liters x 143 pence per liter = 19.8 £

Fuel cost from Melton to Braintree = 19.8 £

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 12.5 £. 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 12.5 £.
For 2 passengers in carpooling, the cost of this trip is 6.25 £ (12.5/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 4.17 £ (12.5/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 3.13 £ (12.5/4) per passenger.