Route from Wakefield to Rotherham by car

From: Wakefield, County: West Yorkshire, England
To: Rotherham, County: South Yorkshire, England
22 mi
27 min
Fuel consumption:
Fuel cost:
Passengers:



How many miles from Wakefield to Rotherham?

How far is from Wakefield to Rotherham?


The driving distance between Wakefield and Rotherham is 22 miles. Travel time is 27 minutes by car.






22 mi 27 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
14.7 mi
21.
Take the ramp on the left
0.4 mi
22.
Enter Thorpe Hesley Interchange and take the 1st exit onto Upper Wortley Road (A629)
63 ft
23.
Exit the roundabout onto Upper Wortley Road (A629)
2.3 mi
24.
Continue onto Wortley Road (A629)
0.8 mi
25.
Enter Rhymer's Roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto New Wortley Road (A629)
144 ft
26.
Exit the roundabout onto New Wortley Road (A629)
0.3 mi
27.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A629
105 ft
28.
Exit the roundabout onto A629
0.4 mi
29.
Enter College Road Roundabout and exit onto College Road Roundabout (A630)
127 ft
30.
You have arrived at your destination, on the right
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How much does it cost to drive from Wakefield to Rotherham?

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 3.8 £. 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 1.9 £ (3.8/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 1.27 £ (3.8/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip are 0.95 £ (3.8/4) per passenger.


Fuel cost = (22.03 mi / 37.5 mpg) x 143 pence per liter = 3.8 £

In more detail, the result is obtained:

Fuel needed = Distance / Car fuel consumption = miles * 4.54609 / carConsumtion = 22.03 mi * 4.54609 / 37.5 mpg = 2.7 liters

Fuel needed = 2.7 lt

Fuel cost = Fuel needed x Price per liter = 2.7 liters x 143 pence per liter = 3.8 £

Fuel cost from Wakefield to Rotherham = 3.8 £

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 2.4 £. 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 2.4 £.
For 2 passengers in carpooling, the cost of this trip is 1.2 £ (2.4/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 0.8 £ (2.4/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 0.6 £ (2.4/4) per passenger.