Route from Merthyr Tydfil to Tameside by car

The driving distance between Merthyr Tydfil and Tameside is 192 miles. Travel time is 3 hours and 18 minutes by car.

From: Merthyr Tydfil, County: , Wales
To: Tameside, County: Greater Manchester, England
192 mi , 3 h 18 min
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Route from Merthyr Tydfil to Tameside on map



Driving directions from Merthyr Tydfil to Tameside

192 mi 3 h 18 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
53.6 mi
42.
Take the ramp on the left
0.3 mi
43.
Keep right at the fork
974 ft
44.
Continue onto A556
3.9 mi
45.
Continue onto M56
6.8 mi
46.
Keep left towards M56: Ring Rd
1.8 mi
47.
Continue onto M60
0.9 mi
48.
Keep right onto M60
8 mi
49.
Take the ramp on the left onto M60
1091 ft
50.
Turn left onto Moss Way (A6140)
889 ft
51.
Turn right onto Manchester Road (A635)
0.8 mi
52.
Continue onto Park Parade (A635)
0.3 mi
53.
Turn right onto Oldham Road (A627)
114 ft
54.
Continue onto Cavendish Street (A627)
0.3 mi
55.
Turn left onto Wharf Street
823 ft
56.
Continue onto Park Road (B6445)
0.5 mi
57.
You have arrived at your destination, on the right
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How much is the expense of driving from Merthyr Tydfil to Tameside?

The expense of driving from Merthyr Tydfil to Tameside using petrol amounts to £33.2. This computation is based on a petrol price of 143 pence per liter and a car's fuel efficiency of 37.5 miles per gallon. For those considering carpooling arrangements, the cost per passenger decreases with more occupants. With two passengers, the cost per person is £16.6 (£33.2 divided by 2). With three passengers, it's approximately £11.07 per person (£33.2 divided by 3), and with four passengers, it's £8.3 per person (£33.2 divided by 4).

To delve deeper into the calculations, we can explore the fuel cost calculation. This is determined by the distance traveled and the car's fuel consumption rate. For this journey, approximately 23.2 liters of fuel would be required. Multiplying this by the petrol price per liter results in the total fuel cost of £33.2 for the trip from Merthyr Tydfil to Tameside.
 

 

The utilization of air conditioning (AC) might impact automotive fuel efficiency due to the subsequent factors:

Engine Load: Activating the AC causes the compressor in the vehicle's engine to exert more effort in order to cool and distribute the air. The additional burden might augment the engine's fuel consumption, particularly during urban travel or when the vehicle is stationary.

Aerodynamic drag can be increased by running the AC, especially at higher speeds. Consequently, the increased resistance necessitates the engine to exert more effort in order to sustain velocity, leading to elevated fuel consumption.

Accessory Load: Besides the AC compressor, other electrical components like the blower fan and condenser fan also consume electricity from the engine when the AC is in operation. This results in an augmented electrical load on the engine, resulting in increased fuel consumption.

Driving Conditions: The effect of air conditioning (AC) on fuel consumption can differ based on the conditions in which you are driving. Using the air conditioning (AC) while driving at lower speeds or in stop-and-go traffic can have a greater impact on fuel consumption than when traveling on the highway.

Efficiency Settings: Certain vehicles are equipped with features such as "Eco" mode or variable AC compressor speeds, which can effectively mitigate the influence of air conditioning on fuel consumption. Utilizing these characteristics can enhance fuel efficiency while simultaneously maintaining a comfortable temperature inside the cabin.

In general, although utilizing the air conditioning system can slightly elevate fuel consumption, it is frequently a necessary compromise for the sake of comfort, particularly in hot weather. Nevertheless, reducing the use of air conditioning whenever feasible, such as utilizing the car's ventilation system or opening windows at lower velocities, can assist in lessening its influence on fuel consumption.


Diesel cost from Merthyr Tydfil to Tameside.

The trip with diesel fuel costs 21 £ (151p/lt, 62.7 mpg).
For 2 passengers: 10.5 £ (21/2) /p.
For 3 passengers: 7 £ (21/3) /p.
For 4 passengers: 5.25 £ (21/4) /p.


Alternative routes from Merthyr Tydfil to Tameside

The second route from Merthyr Tydfil to the Tameside is 172.6 miles and takes 3 hours and 29 minutes.

The third route from Merthyr Tydfil to the Tameside is 167.47 miles and takes 3 hours and 48 minutes.


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

The cheapest route from Merthyr Tydfil to Tameside is the third suggested route (167mi, 3h 48min) and costs 29 £ (petrol fuel cost, 143p/lt, 37.5mpg).

The second cheapest route from Merthyr Tydfil to Tameside is the second suggested route (173mi, 3h 29min) and costs 29.9 £.

The most expensive route from Merthyr Tydfil to Tameside is the first suggested route (192mi, 3h 18min) and costs 33.2 £.

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 Tameside?

There are three suggested routes. The fastest route is 192mi (distance from Merthyr Tydfil to Tameside) and its duration is 3h 18min. The other route is 173mi, and its duration is 3h 29min. The slowest route is 167mi, and its duration is 3h 48min.

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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 Tameside?

Tameside is located in Greater Manchester county and in England. It is situated at an altitude of 119 meters above sea level. Tameside has coordinates 53.4805828o,-2.0809891o. RouteCalculator provides a map of Tameside from which you can plan your trips to other UK cities.