Route from Wakefield to Reading by car

From: Wakefield, County: West Yorkshire, England
To: Reading, County: Berkshire, England
186 mi
3 h 19 min
Fuel consumption:
Fuel cost:
Passengers:



How many miles from Wakefield to Reading?

How far is from Wakefield to Reading?


The driving distance between Wakefield and Reading is 186 miles. Travel time is 3 hours and 19 minutes by car.






186 mi 3 h 19 min
1.
Head northwest
129 ft
2.
Turn left onto Mulberry Way (A650)
298 ft
3.
Turn right onto Cliff Lane
594 ft
4.
Make a slight left onto Drury Lane (A650)
377 ft
5.
Turn right onto Westgate (A642)
686 ft
6.
Turn left onto Quebec Street (A638)
588 ft
7.
Keep left onto Quebec Street (A638)
115 ft
8.
Keep right onto Charlesworth Way (A636)
663 ft
9.
Enter Charlesworth Way and take the 1st exit onto Charlesworth Way (A636)
104 ft
10.
Exit the roundabout onto Charlesworth Way (A636)
813 ft
11.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Denby Dale Road (A636)
169 ft
12.
Exit the roundabout onto Denby Dale Road (A636)
0.3 mi
13.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Denby Dale Road (A636)
109 ft
14.
Exit the roundabout onto Denby Dale Road (A636)
1 mi
15.
Enter Denby Dale Road and take the 2nd exit onto Denby Dale Road (A636)
244 ft
16.
Exit the roundabout onto Denby Dale Road (A636)
0.6 mi
17.
Enter Denby Dale Road and take the 2nd exit onto Denby Dale Road (A636)
151 ft
18.
Exit the roundabout onto Denby Dale Road (A636)
1078 ft
19.
Enter Durkar Interchange and take the 1st exit onto M1
84 ft
20.
Exit the roundabout onto M1
116 mi
21.
Take exit 15A on the left towards A43: Oxford
1196 ft
22.
Keep left towards A43: Oxford
457 ft
23.
Continue onto A43
637 ft
24.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A43
283 ft
25.
Exit the roundabout onto A43
1067 ft
26.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A43
395 ft
27.
Exit the roundabout onto A43
627 ft
28.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto A43
274 ft
29.
Exit the roundabout onto A43
5.5 mi
30.
Keep right at the fork
148 ft
31.
Keep left onto A43
0.8 mi
32.
Enter Abthorpe Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A43
141 ft
33.
Exit the roundabout onto A43
9.2 mi
34.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto Brackley Bypass (A43)
74 ft
35.
Exit the roundabout onto Brackley Bypass (A43)
1.1 mi
36.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A43
143 ft
37.
Exit the roundabout onto A43
0.8 mi
38.
Keep left onto A43
0.7 mi
39.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A43
156 ft
40.
Exit the roundabout onto A43
1.1 mi
41.
Enter Barleymow Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A43
183 ft
42.
Exit the roundabout onto A43
3.2 mi
43.
Enter Baynard's Green Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A43
221 ft
44.
Exit the roundabout onto A43
0.6 mi
45.
Take exit 10 towards M40: Bicester Central
0.5 mi
46.
Merge right onto M40
4.8 mi
47.
Take exit 9 on the left towards A41: Bicester Central
0.3 mi
48.
Enter Wendlebury Interchange and take the 3rd exit onto A34
1021 ft
49.
Exit the roundabout onto A34
11.8 mi
50.
Take the ramp on the left towards A432: Ring Road
1215 ft
51.
Merge right onto Hinksey Hill Interchange
40 ft
52.
Keep left onto Southern By-pass Road (A423)
1.2 mi
53.
Keep right onto Heyford Hill Roundabout
156 ft
54.
Turn right to stay on Heyford Hill Roundabout
167 ft
55.
Make a slight left onto A4074
3.7 mi
56.
Enter Golden Balls Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A4074
127 ft
57.
Exit the roundabout onto A4074
1.3 mi
58.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Oxford Road (A4074)
173 ft
59.
Exit the roundabout onto Oxford Road (A4074)
2.7 mi
60.
Continue straight onto Henley Road (A4074)
1 mi
61.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A4074
224 ft
62.
Exit the roundabout onto A4074
2 mi
63.
Enter the roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto Port Way (A4074)
203 ft
64.
Exit the roundabout onto Port Way (A4074)
0.7 mi
65.
Enter the roundabout and take the 1st exit onto A4074
154 ft
66.
Exit the roundabout onto A4074
10.8 mi
67.
Turn right onto Bridge Street (A4155)
857 ft
68.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Caversham Road (A4155)
127 ft
69.
Exit the roundabout onto Caversham Road (A4155)
1240 ft
70.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Caversham Road (A329)
165 ft
71.
Exit the roundabout onto Caversham Road (A329)
955 ft
72.
Make a slight left onto Inner Distribution Road (A329)
48 ft
73.
Make a slight right onto Caversham Road (A329)
281 ft
74.
Continue onto Inner Distribution Road (A329)
0.3 mi
75.
Make a slight left
489 ft
76.
Enter Castle Hill Roundabout and take the 1st exit onto Castle Street
65 ft
77.
Exit the roundabout onto Castle Street
627 ft
78.
Turn left
1000 ft
79.
You have arrived at your destination, on the left
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How much does it cost to drive from Wakefield to Reading?

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 32.2 £. 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 16.1 £ (32.2/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 10.73 £ (32.2/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip are 8.05 £ (32.2/4) per passenger.


Fuel cost = (185.78 mi / 37.5 mpg) x 143 pence per liter = 32.2 £

In more detail, the result is obtained:

Fuel needed = Distance / Car fuel consumption = miles * 4.54609 / carConsumtion = 185.78 mi * 4.54609 / 37.5 mpg = 22.5 liters

Fuel needed = 22.5 lt

Fuel cost = Fuel needed x Price per liter = 22.5 liters x 143 pence per liter = 32.2 £

Fuel cost from Wakefield to Reading = 32.2 £

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 20.3 £. 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 20.3 £.
For 2 passengers in carpooling, the cost of this trip is 10.15 £ (20.3/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 6.77 £ (20.3/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 5.08 £ (20.3/4) per passenger.