Route from Rochdale to Musselburgh by car

From: Rochdale, County: Greater Manchester, England
To: Musselburgh, County: East Lothian, Scotland
219 mi
3 h 52 min
Fuel consumption:
Fuel cost:
Passengers:



How many miles from Rochdale to Musselburgh?

How far is from Rochdale to Musselburgh?


The driving distance between Rochdale and Musselburgh is 219 miles. Travel time is 3 hours and 52 minutes by car.






219 mi 3 h 52 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)
30.3 mi
15.
Take the ramp on the left onto A74(M)
0.3 mi
16.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto A701
16 ft
17.
Exit the roundabout onto A701
694 ft
18.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto A701
78 ft
19.
Exit the roundabout onto A701
27.6 mi
20.
Continue onto A72
3.2 mi
21.
Continue onto A701
9.4 mi
22.
Continue slightly left onto A6094
1.9 mi
23.
Turn right onto A6094
3.2 mi
24.
Turn right onto Parduvine Road
0.6 mi
25.
Continue straight
3.3 mi
26.
Turn left onto B704
35 ft
27.
Turn right
0.7 mi
28.
Turn left onto A7
0.3 mi
29.
Enter Hardengreen Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A7
236 ft
30.
Exit the roundabout onto A7
0.5 mi
31.
Enter Eskbank Road Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A7
185 ft
32.
Exit the roundabout onto A7
0.4 mi
33.
Enter Melville Dykes Road Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A7
122 ft
34.
Exit the roundabout onto A7
0.5 mi
35.
Enter Gilmerton Road Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A7
177 ft
36.
Exit the roundabout onto A7
0.3 mi
37.
Enter Sherrifhall Roundabout and take the 4th exit onto City of Edinburgh Bypass (A720)
445 ft
38.
Exit the roundabout onto City of Edinburgh Bypass (A720)
2.2 mi
39.
Enter Old Craighall Junction and take the 2nd exit onto B6415
461 ft
40.
Exit the roundabout onto B6415
1285 ft
41.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto B6415
87 ft
42.
Exit the roundabout onto B6415
1 mi
43.
Turn right onto Olive Bank Road (A6095)
528 ft
44.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto Olive Bank Road (A6095)
71 ft
45.
Exit the roundabout onto Olive Bank Road (A6095)
1053 ft
46.
You have arrived at your destination, on the right
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How much does it cost to drive from Rochdale to Musselburgh?

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 37.9 £. 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 18.95 £ (37.9/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 12.63 £ (37.9/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip are 9.48 £ (37.9/4) per passenger.


Fuel cost = (218.57 mi / 37.5 mpg) x 143 pence per liter = 37.9 £

In more detail, the result is obtained:

Fuel needed = Distance / Car fuel consumption = miles * 4.54609 / carConsumtion = 218.57 mi * 4.54609 / 37.5 mpg = 26.5 liters

Fuel needed = 26.5 lt

Fuel cost = Fuel needed x Price per liter = 26.5 liters x 143 pence per liter = 37.9 £

Fuel cost from Rochdale to Musselburgh = 37.9 £

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 23.9 £. 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 23.9 £.
For 2 passengers in carpooling, the cost of this trip is 11.95 £ (23.9/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 7.97 £ (23.9/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 5.98 £ (23.9/4) per passenger.