Route from Merthyr Tydfil to Wakefield by car

The driving distance between Merthyr Tydfil and Wakefield is 215 miles. Travel time is 3 hours and 40 minutes by car.

From: Merthyr Tydfil, County: , Wales
To: Wakefield, County: West Yorkshire, England
215 mi , 3 h 40 min
Tolls: Stations
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Route from Merthyr Tydfil to Wakefield on map



Driving directions from Merthyr Tydfil to Wakefield

215 mi 3 h 40 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
22 mi
38.
Take the ramp on the left towards The NORTH EAST (M1)
11.6 mi
39.
Keep left towards The NORTH
14.5 mi
40.
Take the ramp on the left
474 ft
41.
Continue onto M42
14.3 mi
42.
Continue onto A42
13.7 mi
43.
Take the ramp towards M1: The NORTH
0.5 mi
44.
Merge right onto M1
42.2 mi
45.
Keep right onto M1
24.5 mi
46.
Take the ramp on the left onto M1
0.5 mi
47.
Enter Durkar Interchange and take the 3rd exit onto Denby Dale Road (A636)
1141 ft
48.
Exit the roundabout onto Denby Dale Road (A636)
1041 ft
49.
Enter Denby Dale Road and take the 2nd exit onto Denby Dale Road (A636)
156 ft
50.
Exit the roundabout onto Denby Dale Road (A636)
0.6 mi
51.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Denby Dale Road (A636)
167 ft
52.
Exit the roundabout onto Denby Dale Road (A636)
1 mi
53.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto Denby Dale Road (A636)
74 ft
54.
Exit the roundabout onto Denby Dale Road (A636)
0.3 mi
55.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto Charlesworth Way (A636)
42 ft
56.
Exit the roundabout onto Charlesworth Way (A636)
864 ft
57.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Charlesworth Way (A636)
102 ft
58.
Exit the roundabout onto Charlesworth Way (A636)
422 ft
59.
Turn left onto Ings Road (A638)
832 ft
60.
Keep right onto Ings Road (A638)
162 ft
61.
Turn right to stay on Westgate (A638)
197 ft
62.
Continue straight to stay on Westgate (A642)
747 ft
63.
Make a slight left onto Mulberry Way (A650)
669 ft
64.
Turn left
233 ft
65.
You have arrived at your destination
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How much is the expense of driving from Merthyr Tydfil to Wakefield?

The expense of driving from Merthyr Tydfil to Wakefield using petrol amounts to £37.3. 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 £18.65 (£37.3 divided by 2). With three passengers, it's approximately £12.43 per person (£37.3 divided by 3), and with four passengers, it's £9.33 per person (£37.3 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 26.1 liters of fuel would be required. Multiplying this by the petrol price per liter results in the total fuel cost of £37.3 for the trip from Merthyr Tydfil to Wakefield.
 


Diesel cost from Merthyr Tydfil to Wakefield.

The trip with diesel fuel costs 23.5 £ (151p/lt, 62.7 mpg).
For 2 passengers: 11.75 £ (23.5/2) /p.
For 3 passengers: 7.83 £ (23.5/3) /p.
For 4 passengers: 5.88 £ (23.5/4) /p.


Alternative routes from Merthyr Tydfil to Wakefield

The second route from Merthyr Tydfil to the Wakefield is 213.23 miles and takes 4 hours and 8 minutes.

The third route from Merthyr Tydfil to the Wakefield is 194.26 miles and takes 4 hours and 34 minutes.


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

The cheapest route from Merthyr Tydfil to Wakefield is the third suggested route (194mi, 4h 34min) and costs 33.7 £ (petrol fuel cost, 143p/lt, 37.5mpg).

The second cheapest route from Merthyr Tydfil to Wakefield is the second suggested route (213mi, 4h 8min) and costs 37 £.

The most expensive route from Merthyr Tydfil to Wakefield is the first suggested route (215mi, 3h 40min) and costs 37.3 £.

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 Wakefield?

There are three suggested routes. The fastest route is 215mi (distance from Merthyr Tydfil to Wakefield) and its duration is 3h 40min. The other route is 213mi, and its duration is 4h 8min. The slowest route is 194mi, and its duration is 4h 34min.

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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 Wakefield?

Wakefield is located in West Yorkshire county and in England. It is situated at an altitude of 43 meters above sea level. Wakefield has coordinates 53.6832980o,-1.5059240o. RouteCalculator provides a map of Wakefield from which you can plan your trips to other UK cities.