Route from Portsmouth to Dunfermline by car

From: Portsmouth, County: Hampshire, England
To: Dunfermline, County: Fife, Scotland
459 mi
7 h 46 min
Fuel consumption:
Fuel cost:
Passengers:



How many miles from Portsmouth to Dunfermline?

How far is from Portsmouth to Dunfermline?


The driving distance between Portsmouth and Dunfermline is 459 miles. Travel time is 7 hours and 46 minutes by car.






459 mi 7 h 46 min
1.
Head east on Gruneisen Road
835 ft
2.
Turn left onto Twyford Avenue (A3)
40 ft
3.
Make a sharp right to stay on Stamshaw Road (A3)
0.5 mi
4.
Enter Rudmore Roundabout and take the 4th exit
612 ft
5.
Exit the roundabout
0.3 mi
6.
Merge right onto M275
1.5 mi
7.
Take the ramp
738 ft
8.
Merge right onto M27
17.1 mi
9.
Take the ramp on the left towards M3
10.1 mi
10.
Take the ramp on the left towards A34
1257 ft
11.
Enter Winnall Interchange and take the 2nd exit onto Winchester By-Pass (A34)
330 ft
12.
Exit the roundabout onto Winchester By-Pass (A34)
62 mi
13.
Enter Wendlebury Interchange and take the 1st exit towards M40: Northampton
109 ft
14.
Exit the roundabout towards M40: Northampton
44.4 mi
15.
Take exit 3A on the left towards M42 North: Birmingham (E
11.1 mi
16.
Take the ramp on the left towards M6: M6(N)
0.9 mi
17.
Merge left onto M6
12.1 mi
18.
Keep right onto M6
7.9 mi
19.
Keep right onto M6
72 mi
20.
Keep right onto M6
116 mi
21.
Continue onto A74(M)
48.9 mi
22.
Take the ramp on the left onto A74(M)
1015 ft
23.
Enter the roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto A702
350 ft
24.
Exit the roundabout onto A702
759 ft
25.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto A702
264 ft
26.
Exit the roundabout onto A702
1 mi
27.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A702
285 ft
28.
Exit the roundabout onto A702
3.9 mi
29.
Go straight onto A702
6.3 mi
30.
Turn left onto Kirkstyle (B7016)
460 ft
31.
Continue onto Carwood Road (B7016)
0.7 mi
32.
Keep left onto B7016
3.9 mi
33.
Turn left onto A721
2.1 mi
34.
Turn right onto Kersewell Avenue
467 ft
35.
Turn left onto Woodside Crescent
539 ft
36.
Continue onto Stanemuir Road
0.8 mi
37.
Turn right onto Edinburgh Road (A70)
14 mi
38.
Turn left onto B7031
1.5 mi
39.
Turn right onto Main Street
0.6 mi
40.
Continue straight
0.3 mi
41.
Turn left onto Linburn Road
0.8 mi
42.
Keep left onto Linburn Road
37 ft
43.
Turn left onto A71
0.4 mi
44.
Turn right onto Bonnington Road (B7030)
0.7 mi
45.
Continue onto Cliftonhall Road (B7030)
2.3 mi
46.
Turn right onto Old Liston Road (B7030)
456 ft
47.
Enter Newbridge Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto M9
166 ft
48.
Exit the roundabout onto M9
1.1 mi
49.
Take the ramp on the left onto M90
3.1 mi
50.
Continue onto A90
1.4 mi
51.
Continue onto M90
4.1 mi
52.
Take the ramp on the left
0.6 mi
53.
Continue onto A823(M)
0.5 mi
54.
Enter Pitreavie Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Queensferry Road (A823)
647 ft
55.
Exit the roundabout onto Queensferry Road (A823)
1033 ft
56.
Enter St. Margaret Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Queensferry Road (A823)
146 ft
57.
Exit the roundabout onto Queensferry Road (A823)
0.6 mi
58.
Enter King Malcolm Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Queensferry Road (A823)
329 ft
59.
Exit the roundabout onto Queensferry Road (A823)
1150 ft
60.
Continue onto Hospital Hill (A823)
0.3 mi
61.
Enter St Leonard Roundabout and take the 1st exit onto St Leonard's Street (A823)
87 ft
62.
Exit the roundabout onto St Leonard's Street (A823)
615 ft
63.
Continue onto Bothwell Street (A823)
716 ft
64.
Enter Bothwell Gardens Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto St. Margarets Drive (A823)
239 ft
65.
Exit the roundabout onto St. Margarets Drive (A823)
0.4 mi
66.
You have arrived at your destination, on the left
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How much does it cost to drive from Portsmouth to Dunfermline?

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 79.5 £. 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 39.75 £ (79.5/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 26.5 £ (79.5/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip are 19.88 £ (79.5/4) per passenger.


Fuel cost = (458.83 mi / 37.5 mpg) x 143 pence per liter = 79.5 £

In more detail, the result is obtained:

Fuel needed = Distance / Car fuel consumption = miles * 4.54609 / carConsumtion = 458.83 mi * 4.54609 / 37.5 mpg = 55.6 liters

Fuel needed = 55.6 lt

Fuel cost = Fuel needed x Price per liter = 55.6 liters x 143 pence per liter = 79.5 £

Fuel cost from Portsmouth to Dunfermline = 79.5 £

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 50.2 £. 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 50.2 £.
For 2 passengers in carpooling, the cost of this trip is 25.1 £ (50.2/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 16.73 £ (50.2/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 12.55 £ (50.2/4) per passenger.