Route from Wakefield to Oldham by car

From: Wakefield, County: West Yorkshire, England
To: Oldham, County: Greater Manchester, England
41.5 mi
45 min
Fuel consumption:
Fuel cost:
Passengers:



How many miles from Wakefield to Oldham?

How far is from Wakefield to Oldham?


The driving distance between Wakefield and Oldham is 41.5 miles. Travel time is 45 minutes by car.






41.5 mi 45 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
0.7 mi
19.
Take the ramp on the left
0.3 mi
20.
Keep left at the fork
0.4 mi
21.
Merge right onto M62
31.5 mi
22.
Take the ramp on the left onto M62
0.4 mi
23.
Enter Thornham Interchange and take the 1st exit onto A627(M)
68 ft
24.
Exit the roundabout onto A627(M)
2 mi
25.
Take the ramp on the left onto A627(M)
0.4 mi
26.
Enter Chadderton Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Chadderton Way (A627)
291 ft
27.
Exit the roundabout onto Chadderton Way (A627)
0.8 mi
28.
Enter Featherstall Road North Roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto Oldham Way (A627)
372 ft
29.
Exit the roundabout onto Oldham Way (A627)
1.1 mi
30.
Make a slight left
455 ft
31.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Rhodes Bank
144 ft
32.
Exit the roundabout onto Rhodes Bank
368 ft
33.
Turn left onto Waterloo Street
352 ft
34.
Turn left onto Union Street
853 ft
35.
You have arrived at your destination
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How much does it cost to drive from Wakefield to Oldham?

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 7.2 £. 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 3.6 £ (7.2/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 2.4 £ (7.2/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip are 1.8 £ (7.2/4) per passenger.


Fuel cost = (41.5 mi / 37.5 mpg) x 143 pence per liter = 7.2 £

In more detail, the result is obtained:

Fuel needed = Distance / Car fuel consumption = miles * 4.54609 / carConsumtion = 41.5 mi * 4.54609 / 37.5 mpg = 5 liters

Fuel needed = 5 lt

Fuel cost = Fuel needed x Price per liter = 5 liters x 143 pence per liter = 7.2 £

Fuel cost from Wakefield to Oldham = 7.2 £

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 4.5 £. 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 4.5 £.
For 2 passengers in carpooling, the cost of this trip is 2.25 £ (4.5/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 1.5 £ (4.5/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 1.13 £ (4.5/4) per passenger.