Route from Stafford to Cardiff by car

From: Stafford, County: Staffordshire, England
To: Cardiff, County: Cardiff, Wales
130 mi
2 h 20 min
Fuel consumption:
Fuel cost:
Passengers:



How many miles from Stafford to Cardiff?

How far is from Stafford to Cardiff?


The driving distance between Stafford and Cardiff is 130 miles. Travel time is 2 hours and 20 minutes by car.






130 mi 2 h 20 min
1.
Head southeast on Earl Street
762 ft
2.
Turn right onto Water Street
255 ft
3.
Turn left onto Mill Bank
588 ft
4.
Turn right onto Bridge Street
483 ft
5.
Turn left onto A518
393 ft
6.
Enter Queensway Island and take the 5th exit onto Wolverhampton Road (A449)
980 ft
7.
Exit the roundabout onto Wolverhampton Road (A449)
0.4 mi
8.
Continue onto Park Crescent (A449)
454 ft
9.
Continue onto Rowley Bank (A449)
1223 ft
10.
Continue onto Rising Brook (A449)
0.6 mi
11.
Continue onto Wolverhampton Road (A449)
0.4 mi
12.
Continue onto Mosspit (A449)
0.7 mi
13.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Wolverhampton Road (A449)
116 ft
14.
Exit the roundabout onto Wolverhampton Road (A449)
0.4 mi
15.
Enter Dunston Interchange and take the 1st exit
185 ft
16.
Exit the roundabout
0.3 mi
17.
Merge right onto M6
6.4 mi
18.
Keep left onto M6
9.4 mi
19.
Keep left onto M5
40 mi
20.
Take the ramp on the left
0.5 mi
21.
Enter Strensham Interchange and take the 2nd exit onto M50
1074 ft
22.
Exit the roundabout onto M50
21.4 mi
23.
Enter Travellers Rest and take the 1st exit onto A449
199 ft
24.
Exit the roundabout onto A449
0.5 mi
25.
Enter the roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto A40
240 ft
26.
Exit the roundabout onto A40
1.4 mi
27.
Enter Wilton Roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto A40
197 ft
28.
Exit the roundabout onto A40
9 mi
29.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A40
193 ft
30.
Exit the roundabout onto A40
6.9 mi
31.
Continue onto A449
12.9 mi
32.
Take the ramp onto A449
1103 ft
33.
Continue onto M4
487 ft
34.
Keep left onto M4
8.4 mi
35.
Keep left onto A48(M)
5 mi
36.
Take the ramp on the left towards A4232: Cardiff
635 ft
37.
Keep left onto A48
631 ft
38.
Merge right onto Southern Way (A4232)
0.3 mi
39.
Take the ramp on the left
1001 ft
40.
Make a slight left onto A4161
66 ft
41.
Keep right onto A4161
1291 ft
42.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Newport Road (A4161)
61 ft
43.
Exit the roundabout onto Newport Road (A4161)
1.8 mi
44.
Continue slightly right onto Dumfries Place (A4161)
698 ft
45.
Continue onto Stuttgarter Strasse (A4161)
635 ft
46.
Continue onto Boulevard de Nantes (A4161)
1109 ft
47.
Turn left onto North Road (A4161)
384 ft
48.
Continue onto Kingsway (A4161)
468 ft
49.
You have arrived at your destination
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How much does it cost to drive from Stafford to Cardiff?

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 22.5 £. 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 11.25 £ (22.5/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 7.5 £ (22.5/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip are 5.63 £ (22.5/4) per passenger.


Fuel cost = (129.52 mi / 37.5 mpg) x 143 pence per liter = 22.5 £

In more detail, the result is obtained:

Fuel needed = Distance / Car fuel consumption = miles * 4.54609 / carConsumtion = 129.52 mi * 4.54609 / 37.5 mpg = 15.7 liters

Fuel needed = 15.7 lt

Fuel cost = Fuel needed x Price per liter = 15.7 liters x 143 pence per liter = 22.5 £

Fuel cost from Stafford to Cardiff = 22.5 £

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 14.2 £. 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 14.2 £.
For 2 passengers in carpooling, the cost of this trip is 7.1 £ (14.2/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 4.73 £ (14.2/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 3.55 £ (14.2/4) per passenger.