Route from Merthyr Tydfil to Falkirk by car

The driving distance between Merthyr Tydfil and Falkirk is 401 miles. Travel time is 6 hours and 42 minutes by car.

From: Merthyr Tydfil, County: , Wales
To: Falkirk, County: Falkirk, Scotland
401 mi , 6 h 42 min
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Route from Merthyr Tydfil to Falkirk on map



Driving directions from Merthyr Tydfil to Falkirk

401 mi 6 h 42 min
1.
Head southeast on Avenue de Clichy (A4054)
5 ft
2.
Continue slightly left onto Bethesda Street (A4102)
537 ft
3.
Continue onto Pontmorlais West (A4102)
648 ft
4.
Continue slightly left onto Penydarren Road (A4102)
1255 ft
5.
Continue slightly right onto High Street (A4102)
1009 ft
6.
Enter the roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto A4102
219 ft
7.
Exit the roundabout onto A4102
176 ft
8.
Continue straight to stay on A4102
0.4 mi
9.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A4102
184 ft
10.
Exit the roundabout onto A4102
0.4 mi
11.
Enter Mountain Hare Roundabout and take the 1st exit onto A4060
24 ft
12.
Exit the roundabout onto A4060
1.7 mi
13.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto Heads of the Valleys Road (A465)
61 ft
14.
Exit the roundabout onto Heads of the Valleys Road (A465)
444 ft
15.
Enter the roundabout and take the 3rd exit
158 ft
16.
Exit the roundabout
306 ft
17.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Heads of the Valleys Road (A465)
199 ft
18.
Exit the roundabout onto Heads of the Valleys Road (A465)
15.8 mi
19.
Enter the roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto A40
276 ft
20.
Exit the roundabout onto A40
428 ft
21.
Keep right onto A40
7.7 mi
22.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A40
175 ft
23.
Exit the roundabout onto A40
0.3 mi
24.
Continue onto A40
0.6 mi
25.
Keep left onto A40
7.2 mi
26.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A40
212 ft
27.
Exit the roundabout onto A40
9 mi
28.
Enter Wilton Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A40
228 ft
29.
Exit the roundabout onto A40
1.4 mi
30.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A449
190 ft
31.
Exit the roundabout onto A449
0.5 mi
32.
Enter Travellers Rest and take the 3rd exit onto M50
441 ft
33.
Exit the roundabout onto M50
21.4 mi
34.
Enter Strensham Interchange and take the 1st exit
74 ft
35.
Exit the roundabout
0.4 mi
36.
Keep right at the fork
0.3 mi
37.
Merge right onto M5
37.8 mi
38.
Keep right onto M5
1.7 mi
39.
Keep left onto M5
0.3 mi
40.
Merge right onto M6
5.9 mi
41.
Keep right onto M6
72 mi
42.
Keep right onto M6
116 mi
43.
Continue onto A74(M)
48.9 mi
44.
Continue onto M74
29.2 mi
45.
Take exit 4 on the left towards M73: Stirling
0.3 mi
46.
Keep right towards M73: Stirling
7.4 mi
47.
Merge right onto M80
7.2 mi
48.
Keep left towards M876: Kincardine Bridges
2.2 mi
49.
Take exit 1 on the left towards A883: Falkirk
287 ft
50.
Continue towards A883: Falkirk
658 ft
51.
Turn left onto A883
0.3 mi
52.
Enter Checkbar Roundabout and take the 2nd exit
183 ft
53.
Exit the roundabout
106 ft
54.
Go straight onto A883
1.3 mi
55.
Enter Three Bridges and take the 1st exit towards Falkirk
89 ft
56.
Exit the roundabout towards Falkirk
0.9 mi
57.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Main Street (A803)
103 ft
58.
Exit the roundabout onto Main Street (A803)
0.4 mi
59.
Enter Rosebank Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Camelon Road (A803)
179 ft
60.
Exit the roundabout onto Camelon Road (A803)
0.6 mi
61.
Continue onto West Bridge Street (A803)
571 ft
62.
Turn left onto Hope Street (A803)
458 ft
63.
Continue onto Garrison Place (A803)
918 ft
64.
Enter Garrison Place Roundabout and exit onto Garrison Place Roundabout (A803)
64 ft
65.
You have arrived at your destination, on the right
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What's the expense of traveling from Merthyr Tydfil to Falkirk by car?

Driving from Merthyr Tydfil to Falkirk costs £69.5 if you use petrol. Break it down. The automobile gets 37.5 mpg and costs 143 pence per litre. If you want to carpool with friends, each of you simply pays £34.75 (£69.5 split by 2). With three friends, it's £23.17 each (£69.5 divided by 3), and with four, it's £17.38 a piece. So that's the trip's finances.

Let's examine how we got these numbers. The fuel cost depends on your car's thirst and distance. About 48.6 litres of petrol are needed for this trip. This accounts for the £69.5 Merthyr Tydfil-Falkirk fare.

In all, the travel costs £69.5 due to distance, petrol price, and car fuel use. Knowing these prices can help you budget and organise your trip, whether you're flying alone or with company.
 

 

Some things that change how much petrol a car uses are

Driving Habits: Aggressive driving habits like speeding, accelerating quickly, and stopping and starting often can use a lot more petrol.

Maintenance on Your Vehicle: Regular oil changes, tyre rotations and engine tune-ups are all parts of good maintenance that keep your car running at its best. If you don't do upkeep, your car may use more petrol and be less efficient with it.

Tyre Pressure: Tyres that aren't properly filled can make them harder to roll and use more petrol. Keeping the right tyre pressure helps the car use less petrol.

Use of the Air Conditioning: Using the air conditioning can make the engine work harder and use more petrol, especially when going in stop-and-go traffic or in the city. Lessening the time you use the AC can help you use less fuel.


Diesel cost from Merthyr Tydfil to Falkirk.

The trip with diesel fuel costs 43.9 £ (151p/lt, 62.7 mpg).
For 2 passengers: 21.95 £ (43.9/2) /p.
For 3 passengers: 14.63 £ (43.9/3) /p.
For 4 passengers: 10.98 £ (43.9/4) /p.


Alternative routes from Merthyr Tydfil to Falkirk

Meanwhile, the least speedy route from Merthyr Tydfil to Falkirk covers 376.47 miles and necessitates 6 hours and 49 minutes for completion.


Which is the cheapest route from Merthyr Tydfil to Falkirk by car?

The cheapest route from Merthyr Tydfil to Falkirk is the second suggested route (376mi, 6h 49min) and costs 65.3 £ (petrol fuel cost, 143p/lt, 37.5mpg).

The most expensive route from Merthyr Tydfil to Falkirk is the first suggested route (401mi, 6h 42min) and costs 69.5 £.

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 Merthyr Tydfil to Falkirk?

There are two suggested routes. The fastest route is 401mi (distance from Merthyr Tydfil to Falkirk) and its duration is 6h 42min. The slowest route is 376mi, and its duration is 6h 49min.

RouteCalculator provides you with the information to prepare your trip from Merthyr Tydfil to Falkirk by car or motorbike. It offers you alternative road routes that you can follow to go from Merthyr Tydfil to Falkirk. It provides driving directions from Merthyr Tydfil to Falkirk, i.e. where to turn and when, distance of the Merthyr Tydfil - Falkirk route, travel time, display of the route on the map, fuel cost (petrol, diesel) and toll (if exist) cost.

In case you share the journey (carpooling) from Merthyr Tydfil to Falkirk with other people or friends, RouteCalculator provides the cost of the journey and the amount that each passenger will have to pay.


Where is Merthyr Tydfil located?

Merthyr Tydfil is located in Wales. It is situated at an altitude of 178 meters above sea level. Merthyr Tydfil has coordinates 51.7487300o,-3.3816460o. RouteCalculator provides a map of Merthyr Tydfil from which you can plan your trips to other UK cities.


What is the location of Falkirk?

Falkirk is located in Falkirk county and in Scotland. It is situated at an altitude of 29 meters above sea level. Falkirk has coordinates 56.0018775o,-3.7839131o. RouteCalculator provides a map of Falkirk from which you can plan your trips to other UK cities.