Route from Peterborough to Bolton by car

From: Peterborough, County: Cambridgeshire, England
To: Bolton, County: Greater Manchester, England
159 mi
2 h 40 min
Fuel consumption:
Fuel cost:
Passengers:



How many miles from Peterborough to Bolton?

How far is from Peterborough to Bolton?


The driving distance between Peterborough and Bolton is 159 miles. Travel time is 2 hours and 40 minutes by car.






159 mi 2 h 40 min
1.
Head south on Rivergate (A15)
475 ft
2.
Make a slight right to stay on Rivergate (A15)
646 ft
3.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto Bourges Boulevard (A15)
23 ft
4.
Exit the roundabout onto Bourges Boulevard (A15)
0.4 mi
5.
Enter Crescent Bridge Roundabout and take the 1st exit onto Thorpe Road (A1179)
134 ft
6.
Exit the roundabout onto Thorpe Road (A1179)
0.8 mi
7.
Enter Longthorpe Parkway Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Longthorpe Parkway (A1179)
190 ft
8.
Exit the roundabout onto Longthorpe Parkway (A1179)
0.9 mi
9.
Enter Thorpe Interchange and take the 3rd exit
740 ft
10.
Exit the roundabout
1142 ft
11.
Merge right onto Nene Parkway (A1260)
0.5 mi
12.
Enter Thorpe Wood Interchange and take the 2nd exit onto A47
142 ft
13.
Exit the roundabout onto A47
3.7 mi
14.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A47
115 ft
15.
Exit the roundabout onto A47
1.6 mi
16.
Enter Wansford Interchange and take the 1st exit onto A47
93 ft
17.
Exit the roundabout onto A47
873 ft
18.
Enter Wansford Interchange and take the 3rd exit onto Old North Road (A47)
183 ft
19.
Exit the roundabout onto Old North Road (A47)
283 ft
20.
Take the ramp towards A1: The NORTH
441 ft
21.
Merge right onto Great North Road (A1)
31.6 mi
22.
Continue onto Foston Bypass (A1)
1 mi
23.
Continue onto Long Bennington Bypass (A1)
2.4 mi
24.
Continue onto Great North Road (A1)
22 mi
25.
Continue onto Worksop Road (A1)
3.3 mi
26.
Continue onto Blyth Road (A1)
21.7 mi
27.
Continue onto Doncaster Bypass (A1(M))
5.1 mi
28.
Continue onto A1
3.1 mi
29.
Keep left towards A162: Hull
0.7 mi
30.
Take the ramp on the left
0.4 mi
31.
Enter Ferrybridge Interchange and take the 2nd exit towards A1(M): The NORTH
426 ft
32.
Exit the roundabout towards A1(M): The NORTH
0.4 mi
33.
Merge right onto M62
48.5 mi
34.
Continue onto M60
3.8 mi
35.
Take the ramp on the left towards M61: Preston
0.7 mi
36.
Continue onto M61
0.5 mi
37.
Keep right towards A666: Bolton
0.7 mi
38.
Continue towards A666
0.9 mi
39.
Continue towards A666: Bolton
2.4 mi
40.
Take the ramp on the left onto A666
946 ft
41.
Turn left onto Bradford Street (A579)
259 ft
42.
Continue onto Lower Bridgeman Street (A579)
741 ft
43.
Turn right onto Manchester Road (A579)
234 ft
44.
Continue onto Bradshawgate (A575)
874 ft
45.
Turn left onto Great Moor Street (B6204)
600 ft
46.
Turn right onto Back Cheapside
114 ft
47.
Turn right onto Bold Street
102 ft
48.
Turn left onto Back Mawdsley Street
14 ft
49.
You have arrived at your destination
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How much does it cost to drive from Peterborough to Bolton?

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 27.5 £. 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 13.75 £ (27.5/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 9.17 £ (27.5/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip are 6.88 £ (27.5/4) per passenger.


Fuel cost = (158.82 mi / 37.5 mpg) x 143 pence per liter = 27.5 £

In more detail, the result is obtained:

Fuel needed = Distance / Car fuel consumption = miles * 4.54609 / carConsumtion = 158.82 mi * 4.54609 / 37.5 mpg = 19.3 liters

Fuel needed = 19.3 lt

Fuel cost = Fuel needed x Price per liter = 19.3 liters x 143 pence per liter = 27.5 £

Fuel cost from Peterborough to Bolton = 27.5 £

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 17.4 £. 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 17.4 £.
For 2 passengers in carpooling, the cost of this trip is 8.7 £ (17.4/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 5.8 £ (17.4/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 4.35 £ (17.4/4) per passenger.