Route from Rochdale to Wakefield by car

From: Rochdale, County: Greater Manchester, England
To: Wakefield, County: West Yorkshire, England
39.2 mi
43 min
Fuel consumption:
Fuel cost:
Passengers:



How many miles from Rochdale to Wakefield?

How far is from Rochdale to Wakefield?


The driving distance between Rochdale and Wakefield is 39.2 miles. Travel time is 43 minutes by car.






39.2 mi 43 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 1st exit onto M62
17 ft
9.
Exit the roundabout onto M62
21.8 mi
10.
Keep right onto M62
4.1 mi
11.
Keep right onto M62
5.9 mi
12.
Take the ramp on the left
0.3 mi
13.
Merge right onto Lofthouse Interchange
0.3 mi
14.
Take the ramp on the left
0.4 mi
15.
Merge right onto M1
0.7 mi
16.
Take the ramp on the left
0.3 mi
17.
Enter Carrgate Interchange and take the 1st exit onto A650
69 ft
18.
Exit the roundabout onto A650
0.8 mi
19.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A650
163 ft
20.
Exit the roundabout onto A650
0.9 mi
21.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto A650
164 ft
22.
Exit the roundabout onto A650
850 ft
23.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto A650
119 ft
24.
Exit the roundabout onto A650
613 ft
25.
Enter Newton Hill Roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto Leeds Road (A61)
368 ft
26.
Exit the roundabout onto Leeds Road (A61)
1301 ft
27.
Continue onto Bradford Road (A650)
501 ft
28.
Continue onto Wentworth Street (A650)
1295 ft
29.
Continue onto Bond Street (A650)
712 ft
30.
Turn left onto Burton Street (A650)
455 ft
31.
Turn right onto Cliff Parade (A650)
476 ft
32.
Make a slight right to stay on Back Lane
211 ft
33.
Turn right onto Mulberry Way (A650)
278 ft
34.
Turn left
233 ft
35.
You have arrived at your destination
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How much does it cost to drive from Rochdale to Wakefield?

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 6.8 £. 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 3.4 £ (6.8/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 2.27 £ (6.8/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip are 1.7 £ (6.8/4) per passenger.


Fuel cost = (39.22 mi / 37.5 mpg) x 143 pence per liter = 6.8 £

In more detail, the result is obtained:

Fuel needed = Distance / Car fuel consumption = miles * 4.54609 / carConsumtion = 39.22 mi * 4.54609 / 37.5 mpg = 4.8 liters

Fuel needed = 4.8 lt

Fuel cost = Fuel needed x Price per liter = 4.8 liters x 143 pence per liter = 6.8 £

Fuel cost from Rochdale to Wakefield = 6.8 £

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 4.3 £. 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 4.3 £.
For 2 passengers in carpooling, the cost of this trip is 2.15 £ (4.3/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 1.43 £ (4.3/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 1.08 £ (4.3/4) per passenger.