Route from Rochdale to Falkirk by car

From: Rochdale, County: Greater Manchester, England
To: Falkirk, County: Falkirk, Scotland
231 mi
3 h 51 min
Fuel consumption:
Fuel cost:
Passengers:



How many miles from Rochdale to Falkirk?

How far is from Rochdale to Falkirk?


The driving distance between Rochdale and Falkirk is 231 miles. Travel time is 3 hours and 51 minutes by car.






231 mi 3 h 51 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
29.2 mi
16.
Take the ramp on the left
0.3 mi
17.
Keep right onto M73
7.4 mi
18.
Merge right onto M80
7.2 mi
19.
Keep left towards M876: Kincardine Bridge
2.2 mi
20.
Take the ramp on the left
287 ft
21.
Continue onto M876
652 ft
22.
Turn left onto A883
0.3 mi
23.
Enter Checkbar Roundabout and take the 2nd exit
168 ft
24.
Exit the roundabout
111 ft
25.
Go straight onto A883
1.3 mi
26.
Enter Three Bridges and take the 1st exit onto A803
62 ft
27.
Exit the roundabout onto A803
0.9 mi
28.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Main Street (A803)
103 ft
29.
Exit the roundabout onto Main Street (A803)
0.4 mi
30.
Enter Rosebank Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Camelon Road (A803)
205 ft
31.
Exit the roundabout onto Camelon Road (A803)
0.6 mi
32.
Continue onto West Bridge Street (A803)
571 ft
33.
Turn left onto Hope Street (A803)
458 ft
34.
Continue onto Garrison Place (A803)
918 ft
35.
Enter Garrison Place Roundabout and exit onto Garrison Place Roundabout (A803)
64 ft
36.
You have arrived at your destination, on the right
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How much does it cost to drive from Rochdale to Falkirk?

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 40.1 £. 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 20.05 £ (40.1/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 13.37 £ (40.1/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip are 10.03 £ (40.1/4) per passenger.


Fuel cost = (231.08 mi / 37.5 mpg) x 143 pence per liter = 40.1 £

In more detail, the result is obtained:

Fuel needed = Distance / Car fuel consumption = miles * 4.54609 / carConsumtion = 231.08 mi * 4.54609 / 37.5 mpg = 28 liters

Fuel needed = 28 lt

Fuel cost = Fuel needed x Price per liter = 28 liters x 143 pence per liter = 40.1 £

Fuel cost from Rochdale to Falkirk = 40.1 £

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 25.3 £. 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 25.3 £.
For 2 passengers in carpooling, the cost of this trip is 12.65 £ (25.3/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 8.43 £ (25.3/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 6.33 £ (25.3/4) per passenger.