Route from Rochdale to Dumbarton by car

From: Rochdale, County: Greater Manchester, England
To: Dumbarton, County: West Dunbartonshire, Scotland
236 mi
3 h 58 min
Fuel consumption:
Fuel cost:
Passengers:



How many miles from Rochdale to Dumbarton?

How far is from Rochdale to Dumbarton?


The driving distance between Rochdale and Dumbarton is 236 miles. Travel time is 3 hours and 58 minutes by car.






236 mi 3 h 58 min
1.
Head northwest on Milkstone Road (B6224)
233 ft
2.
Continue slightly left onto Tweedale Street
0.3 mi
3.
Turn left onto Manchester Road (A58)
0.5 mi
4.
Take the ramp on the left onto Edinburgh Way (A664)
257 ft
5.
Merge right onto Edinburgh Way (A664)
0.3 mi
6.
Take the ramp onto Edinburgh Way (A664)
297 ft
7.
Turn right onto A627(M)
1 mi
8.
Enter Thornham Interchange and take the 3rd exit onto M62
1096 ft
9.
Exit the roundabout onto M62
5.4 mi
10.
Continue onto M60
3.8 mi
11.
Take the ramp on the left towards M61: Preston
0.7 mi
12.
Continue onto M61
0.5 mi
13.
Keep left towards M61: Preston
119 mi
14.
Continue onto A74(M)
48.9 mi
15.
Continue onto M74
37.3 mi
16.
Continue onto M8
0.5 mi
17.
Keep right onto M8
9.9 mi
18.
Take the ramp on the left onto Craigton Interchange (M898)
1.1 mi
19.
Continue onto A898
1.7 mi
20.
Continue onto Great Western Road (A82)
2 mi
21.
Enter Dunglass Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Dumbarton Road (A82)
144 ft
22.
Exit the roundabout onto Dumbarton Road (A82)
0.9 mi
23.
Take the ramp on the left onto Dumbarton Road (A82)
756 ft
24.
Go straight onto A814
1.5 mi
25.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Glasgow Road (A814)
109 ft
26.
Exit the roundabout onto Glasgow Road (A814)
1152 ft
27.
Enter the roundabout and take the 4th exit onto Strathleven Place
524 ft
28.
Exit the roundabout onto Strathleven Place
316 ft
29.
Turn right
157 ft
30.
You have arrived at your destination, on the left
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How much does it cost to drive from Rochdale to Dumbarton?

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 40.9 £. 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 20.45 £ (40.9/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 13.63 £ (40.9/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip are 10.23 £ (40.9/4) per passenger.


Fuel cost = (236.19 mi / 37.5 mpg) x 143 pence per liter = 40.9 £

In more detail, the result is obtained:

Fuel needed = Distance / Car fuel consumption = miles * 4.54609 / carConsumtion = 236.19 mi * 4.54609 / 37.5 mpg = 28.6 liters

Fuel needed = 28.6 lt

Fuel cost = Fuel needed x Price per liter = 28.6 liters x 143 pence per liter = 40.9 £

Fuel cost from Rochdale to Dumbarton = 40.9 £

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 25.9 £. 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 25.9 £.
For 2 passengers in carpooling, the cost of this trip is 12.95 £ (25.9/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 8.63 £ (25.9/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 6.48 £ (25.9/4) per passenger.