Route from Merthyr Tydfil to Watford by car

The driving distance between Merthyr Tydfil and Watford is 172 miles. Travel time is 2 hours and 59 minutes by car.

From: Merthyr Tydfil, County: , Wales
To: Watford, County: Hertfordshire, England
172 mi , 2 h 59 min
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Route from Merthyr Tydfil to Watford on map



Driving directions from Merthyr Tydfil to Watford

172 mi 2 h 59 min
1.
Head northwest on Avenue de Clichy (A4054)
0.3 mi
2.
Continue onto Swansea Road (A4102)
0.3 mi
3.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Swansea Road (A4102)
157 ft
4.
Exit the roundabout onto Swansea Road (A4102)
278 ft
5.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto A470
15 ft
6.
Exit the roundabout onto A470
1.2 mi
7.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A470
258 ft
8.
Exit the roundabout onto A470
1.6 mi
9.
Enter Abercanaid Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A470
262 ft
10.
Exit the roundabout onto A470
5.5 mi
11.
Enter Abercynon Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A470
323 ft
12.
Exit the roundabout onto A470
9.7 mi
13.
Take the ramp on the left
794 ft
14.
Enter Taff's Well Interchange and take the 1st exit onto Merthyr Road (A4054)
180 ft
15.
Exit the roundabout onto Merthyr Road (A4054)
1 mi
16.
Enter Coryton Roundabout and take the 1st exit onto M4
269 ft
17.
Exit the roundabout onto M4
21.9 mi
18.
Keep right onto M4
111 mi
19.
Take exit 4B on the left towards M25 North: Watford
0.3 mi
20.
Keep left towards M25 North: Oxford
0.5 mi
21.
Merge right onto M25
14.3 mi
22.
Keep left towards A41: Watford
1.3 mi
23.
Enter Hunton Bridge Interchange and take the 3rd exit onto Hempstead Road (A411)
0.3 mi
24.
Exit the roundabout onto Hempstead Road (A411)
2 mi
25.
Continue slightly left onto Hyde Road (A411)
391 ft
26.
Make a slight right to stay on A411
429 ft
27.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Beechen Grove (A411)
242 ft
28.
Exit the roundabout onto Beechen Grove (A411)
0.4 mi
29.
Turn left onto Loates Lane
382 ft
30.
Continue slightly left onto Queen's Road
604 ft
31.
Turn right onto Queen's Place
132 ft
32.
Turn right onto Gladstone Road
779 ft
33.
You have arrived at your destination, on the left
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How much does it cost to drive from Merthyr Tydfil to Watford with petrol?

Let's delve into the expenses of a road trip from Merthyr Tydfil to Watford. The journey using petrol will set you back 29.8 pounds. Now, let's walk through how we arrived at this figure.

Firstly, we consider the price of petrol, which is 143 pence per liter. Next, we take into account the car's fuel consumption rate, which stands at 37.5 miles per gallon.

Now, suppose you're carpooling. If there are two passengers sharing the ride, each person will contribute 14.9 pounds (£29.8 divided by 2). With three passengers, the cost per person drops to around 9.93 pounds (£29.8 divided by 3). And if there are four passengers onboard, each person chips in 7.45 pounds (£29.8 divided by 4).

Let's delve deeper into the calculations. To determine how much fuel is needed for the trip, we rely on the distance and the car's fuel efficiency. The distance between Merthyr Tydfil and Watford is approximately 172.16 miles. So, to cover this distance, the car will require roughly 20.9 liters of petrol. We obtained this value by dividing the distance by the car's fuel consumption rate of 37.5 miles per gallon and then converting it to liters.

Once we have the amount of fuel needed, we calculate the total cost. Multiplying the fuel quantity (20.9 liters) by the price per liter (143 pence) yields 29.8 pounds. Therefore, the fuel cost for the journey from Merthyr Tydfil to Watford is 29.8 pounds.
 


Diesel cost from Merthyr Tydfil to Watford.

The trip with diesel fuel costs 18.8 £ (151p/lt, 62.7 mpg).
For 2 passengers: 9.4 £ (18.8/2) /p.
For 3 passengers: 6.27 £ (18.8/3) /p.
For 4 passengers: 4.7 £ (18.8/4) /p.


Alternative routes from Merthyr Tydfil to Watford

An alternative route from Merthyr Tydfil to the Watford is 156.2 miles and takes 3 hours and 13 minutes.


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

The cheapest route from Merthyr Tydfil to Watford is the second suggested route (156mi, 3h 13min) and costs 27.1 £ (petrol fuel cost, 143p/lt, 37.5mpg).

The most expensive route from Merthyr Tydfil to Watford is the first suggested route (172mi, 2h 59min) and costs 29.8 £.

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 Watford?

There are two suggested routes. The fastest route is 172mi (distance from Merthyr Tydfil to Watford) and its duration is 2h 59min. The slowest route is 156mi, and its duration is 3h 13min.

RouteCalculator provides you with the information to prepare your trip from Merthyr Tydfil to Watford by car or motorbike. It offers you alternative road routes that you can follow to go from Merthyr Tydfil to Watford. It provides driving directions from Merthyr Tydfil to Watford, i.e. where to turn and when, distance of the Merthyr Tydfil - Watford 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 Watford 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 Watford?

Watford is located in Hertfordshire county and in England. It is situated at an altitude of 61 meters above sea level. Watford has coordinates 51.6564890o,-0.3903200o. RouteCalculator provides a map of Watford from which you can plan your trips to other UK cities.