Route from Wakefield to Dumbarton by car

From: Wakefield, County: West Yorkshire, England
To: Dumbarton, County: West Dunbartonshire, Scotland
245 mi
4 h 13 min
Fuel consumption:
Fuel cost:
Passengers:



How many miles from Wakefield to Dumbarton?

How far is from Wakefield to Dumbarton?


The driving distance between Wakefield and Dumbarton is 245 miles. Travel time is 4 hours and 13 minutes by car.






245 mi 4 h 13 min
1.
Head northwest
129 ft
2.
Turn left onto Mulberry Way (A650)
942 ft
3.
Continue onto Bond Street (A650)
433 ft
4.
Continue onto Wentworth Street (A650)
1278 ft
5.
Continue onto Bradford Road (A650)
519 ft
6.
Go straight onto Snow Hill View (A650)
288 ft
7.
Continue right onto Leeds Road (A61)
1019 ft
8.
Enter Newton Hill Roundabout and take the 1st exit onto A650
58 ft
9.
Exit the roundabout onto A650
647 ft
10.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A650
190 ft
11.
Exit the roundabout onto A650
846 ft
12.
Enter the roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto A650
252 ft
13.
Exit the roundabout onto A650
0.9 mi
14.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto A650
138 ft
15.
Exit the roundabout onto A650
0.8 mi
16.
Enter Carrgate Interchange and take the 3rd exit
888 ft
17.
Exit the roundabout
0.3 mi
18.
Merge right onto M1
2.5 mi
19.
Keep left towards M1
49.4 mi
20.
Continue onto A1(M)
7.7 mi
21.
Take the ramp on the left towards A6055: Richmond
0.3 mi
22.
Enter Scotch Corner and take the 2nd exit towards Brough
333 ft
23.
Exit the roundabout towards Brough
9 mi
24.
Continue onto A66
8.4 mi
25.
Continue onto A66
31.4 mi
26.
Enter Kemplay Bank Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A66
477 ft
27.
Exit the roundabout onto A66
0.8 mi
28.
Keep right onto Skirsgill Roundabout (A66)
337 ft
29.
Take the ramp on the left towards M6(N): Carlisle
1100 ft
30.
Merge right onto M6
27.8 mi
31.
Continue onto A74(M)
48.9 mi
32.
Continue onto M74
37.3 mi
33.
Continue onto M8
0.5 mi
34.
Keep right onto M8
9.9 mi
35.
Take the ramp on the left onto Craigton Interchange (M898)
1.1 mi
36.
Continue onto A898
1.7 mi
37.
Continue onto Great Western Road (A82)
2 mi
38.
Enter Dunglass Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Dumbarton Road (A82)
144 ft
39.
Exit the roundabout onto Dumbarton Road (A82)
0.9 mi
40.
Take the ramp on the left onto Dumbarton Road (A82)
756 ft
41.
Go straight onto A814
1.5 mi
42.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Glasgow Road (A814)
109 ft
43.
Exit the roundabout onto Glasgow Road (A814)
1152 ft
44.
Enter the roundabout and take the 4th exit onto Strathleven Place
524 ft
45.
Exit the roundabout onto Strathleven Place
316 ft
46.
Turn right
157 ft
47.
You have arrived at your destination, on the left
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How much does it cost to drive from Wakefield to Dumbarton?

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 42.6 £. 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 21.3 £ (42.6/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 14.2 £ (42.6/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip are 10.65 £ (42.6/4) per passenger.


Fuel cost = (245.48 mi / 37.5 mpg) x 143 pence per liter = 42.6 £

In more detail, the result is obtained:

Fuel needed = Distance / Car fuel consumption = miles * 4.54609 / carConsumtion = 245.48 mi * 4.54609 / 37.5 mpg = 29.8 liters

Fuel needed = 29.8 lt

Fuel cost = Fuel needed x Price per liter = 29.8 liters x 143 pence per liter = 42.6 £

Fuel cost from Wakefield to Dumbarton = 42.6 £

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 26.9 £. 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 26.9 £.
For 2 passengers in carpooling, the cost of this trip is 13.45 £ (26.9/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 8.97 £ (26.9/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 6.73 £ (26.9/4) per passenger.