Route from Portsmouth to Inverness by car

From: Portsmouth, County: Hampshire, England
To: Inverness, County: Highland, Scotland
601 mi
10 h 4 min
Fuel consumption:
Fuel cost:
Passengers:



How many miles from Portsmouth to Inverness?

How far is from Portsmouth to Inverness?


The driving distance between Portsmouth and Inverness is 601 miles. Travel time is 10 hours and 4 minutes by car.






601 mi 10 h 4 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.
Continue onto M74
29.2 mi
23.
Take the ramp on the left
0.3 mi
24.
Keep right onto M73
7.4 mi
25.
Merge right onto M80
7.2 mi
26.
Keep right towards Perth
6.6 mi
27.
Merge left onto M9
6.1 mi
28.
Enter Keir Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A9
414 ft
29.
Exit the roundabout onto A9
26.2 mi
30.
Enter Broxden Roundabout and take the 1st exit onto A9
39 ft
31.
Exit the roundabout onto A9
2.4 mi
32.
Enter Inveralmond Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A9
212 ft
33.
Exit the roundabout onto A9
108 mi
34.
Take the ramp on the left onto A9
344 ft
35.
Go straight onto Sir Walter Scott Drive (A8082)
992 ft
36.
Enter Inshes Roundabout and take the 5th exit onto Old Perth Road (B9006)
401 ft
37.
Exit the roundabout onto Old Perth Road (B9006)
0.3 mi
38.
Continue straight onto Culcabock Road (B853)
0.4 mi
39.
Continue onto Damfield Road (B853)
876 ft
40.
Turn right onto Annfield Road (B853)
0.3 mi
41.
Turn left onto Southside Road
217 ft
42.
Turn right onto Mayfield Road
1160 ft
43.
Turn right onto Culduthel Road (B861)
761 ft
44.
Continue onto Castle Street (B861)
866 ft
45.
You have arrived at your destination, on the right
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How much does it cost to drive from Portsmouth to Inverness?

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 104.2 £. 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 52.1 £ (104.2/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 34.73 £ (104.2/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip are 26.05 £ (104.2/4) per passenger.


Fuel cost = (601.12 mi / 37.5 mpg) x 143 pence per liter = 104.2 £

In more detail, the result is obtained:

Fuel needed = Distance / Car fuel consumption = miles * 4.54609 / carConsumtion = 601.12 mi * 4.54609 / 37.5 mpg = 72.9 liters

Fuel needed = 72.9 lt

Fuel cost = Fuel needed x Price per liter = 72.9 liters x 143 pence per liter = 104.2 £

Fuel cost from Portsmouth to Inverness = 104.2 £

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 65.8 £. 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 65.8 £.
For 2 passengers in carpooling, the cost of this trip is 32.9 £ (65.8/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 21.93 £ (65.8/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 16.45 £ (65.8/4) per passenger.