Route from Sandwell to Forest Heath by car

From: Sandwell, County: West Midlands, England
To: Forest Heath, County: Suffolk, England
131 mi
2 h 11 min
Fuel consumption:
Fuel cost:
Passengers:



How many miles from Sandwell to Forest Heath?

How far is from Sandwell to Forest Heath?


The driving distance between Sandwell and Forest Heath is 131 miles. Travel time is 2 hours and 11 minutes by car.






131 mi 2 h 11 min
1.
Head south on Hill Top (A4196)
928 ft
2.
Continue onto Black Lake (A4196)
0.3 mi
3.
Continue onto Old Meeting Street (A4196)
0.3 mi
4.
Enter Albion Roundabout and take the 1st exit onto The Expressway (A41)
74 ft
5.
Exit the roundabout onto The Expressway (A41)
1.6 mi
6.
Enter West Bromwich Interchange and take the 1st exit towards M5
67 ft
7.
Exit the roundabout towards M5
1.6 mi
8.
Keep left onto M5
1.9 mi
9.
Merge right onto M6
36.8 mi
10.
Continue towards A14: Felixstowe
58.2 mi
11.
Keep left onto A14
19.1 mi
12.
Keep left onto A11
6.2 mi
13.
Enter Five Ways Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A1065
258 ft
14.
Exit the roundabout onto A1065
2.2 mi
15.
Turn left onto B1112
1.7 mi
16.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto B1112
10 ft
17.
Exit the roundabout onto B1112
1 mi
18.
Turn right onto South Road
633 ft
19.
You have arrived at your destination
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How much does it cost to drive from Sandwell to Forest Heath?

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 22.8 £. 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 11.4 £ (22.8/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 7.6 £ (22.8/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip are 5.7 £ (22.8/4) per passenger.


Fuel cost = (131.24 mi / 37.5 mpg) x 143 pence per liter = 22.8 £

In more detail, the result is obtained:

Fuel needed = Distance / Car fuel consumption = miles * 4.54609 / carConsumtion = 131.24 mi * 4.54609 / 37.5 mpg = 15.9 liters

Fuel needed = 15.9 lt

Fuel cost = Fuel needed x Price per liter = 15.9 liters x 143 pence per liter = 22.8 £

Fuel cost from Sandwell to Forest Heath = 22.8 £

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 14.4 £. 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 14.4 £.
For 2 passengers in carpooling, the cost of this trip is 7.2 £ (14.4/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 4.8 £ (14.4/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 3.6 £ (14.4/4) per passenger.