Route from Melton to Chelmsford by car

From: Melton, County: Leicestershire, England
To: Chelmsford, County: Essex, England
118 mi
2 h 5 min
Fuel consumption:
Fuel cost:
Passengers:



How many miles from Melton to Chelmsford?

How far is from Melton to Chelmsford?


The driving distance between Melton and Chelmsford is 118 miles. Travel time is 2 hours and 5 minutes by car.






118 mi 2 h 5 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)
7.2 mi
22.
Take the ramp on the left
0.3 mi
23.
Enter Dunmow South Interchange and take the 3rd exit onto B1008
734 ft
24.
Exit the roundabout onto B1008
4.9 mi
25.
Enter Warners Farm Roundabout and take the 1st exit onto Essex Regiment Way (B1008)
64 ft
26.
Exit the roundabout onto Essex Regiment Way (B1008)
1.6 mi
27.
Enter Sheepcotes Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Essex Regiment Way (A130)
170 ft
28.
Exit the roundabout onto Essex Regiment Way (A130)
0.7 mi
29.
Enter Wheelers Hill Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Essex Regiment Way (A130)
147 ft
30.
Exit the roundabout onto Essex Regiment Way (A130)
0.6 mi
31.
Enter Pratts Farm Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Essex Regiment Way (A130)
129 ft
32.
Exit the roundabout onto Essex Regiment Way (A130)
0.5 mi
33.
Enter Channels Drive Roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto Essex Regiment Way (A130)
172 ft
34.
Exit the roundabout onto Essex Regiment Way (A130)
0.4 mi
35.
Enter the roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto Essex Regiment Way (A130)
211 ft
36.
Exit the roundabout onto Essex Regiment Way (A130)
0.4 mi
37.
Enter Nabbotts Farm Roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto Chelmer Valley Road (A1016)
252 ft
38.
Exit the roundabout onto Chelmer Valley Road (A1016)
0.3 mi
39.
Enter Lawn Lane Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Chelmer Valley Road (A1016)
108 ft
40.
Exit the roundabout onto Chelmer Valley Road (A1016)
0.4 mi
41.
Keep left onto Chelmer Valley Road (A1016)
0.9 mi
42.
Turn left onto Rectory Lane (B1008)
1271 ft
43.
Enter the roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto New Street (B1008)
147 ft
44.
Exit the roundabout onto New Street (B1008)
0.3 mi
45.
Turn right onto Victoria Road (A1099)
1149 ft
46.
Turn right onto Duke Street
20 ft
47.
Turn left
218 ft
48.
You have arrived at your destination, on the right
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How much does it cost to drive from Melton to Chelmsford?

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 20.4 £. 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 10.2 £ (20.4/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 6.8 £ (20.4/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip are 5.1 £ (20.4/4) per passenger.


Fuel cost = (117.89 mi / 37.5 mpg) x 143 pence per liter = 20.4 £

In more detail, the result is obtained:

Fuel needed = Distance / Car fuel consumption = miles * 4.54609 / carConsumtion = 117.89 mi * 4.54609 / 37.5 mpg = 14.3 liters

Fuel needed = 14.3 lt

Fuel cost = Fuel needed x Price per liter = 14.3 liters x 143 pence per liter = 20.4 £

Fuel cost from Melton to Chelmsford = 20.4 £

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 12.9 £. 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 12.9 £.
For 2 passengers in carpooling, the cost of this trip is 6.45 £ (12.9/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 4.3 £ (12.9/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 3.23 £ (12.9/4) per passenger.