Route from Wakefield to Swansea by car

From: Wakefield, County: West Yorkshire, England
To: Swansea, County: Swansea, Wales
245 mi
4 h 13 min
Fuel consumption:
Fuel cost:
Passengers:



How many miles from Wakefield to Swansea?

How far is from Wakefield to Swansea?


The driving distance between Wakefield and Swansea 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)
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
67 mi
21.
Take the ramp on the left towards A42 (M42)
0.5 mi
22.
Merge left onto A42
14.2 mi
23.
Continue onto M42
15.8 mi
24.
Keep right onto M42
1069 ft
25.
Take the ramp on the left
669 ft
26.
Merge left onto M42
12.5 mi
27.
Keep right onto M42
10.5 mi
28.
Keep right onto M5
0.6 mi
29.
Keep left onto M5
22.8 mi
30.
Take the ramp on the left
0.5 mi
31.
Enter Strensham Interchange and take the 2nd exit onto M50
1074 ft
32.
Exit the roundabout onto M50
21.4 mi
33.
Enter Travellers Rest and take the 1st exit onto A449
199 ft
34.
Exit the roundabout onto A449
0.5 mi
35.
Enter the roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto A40
240 ft
36.
Exit the roundabout onto A40
1.4 mi
37.
Enter Wilton Roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto A40
197 ft
38.
Exit the roundabout onto A40
9 mi
39.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A40
193 ft
40.
Exit the roundabout onto A40
6.9 mi
41.
Take the ramp on the left onto A40
1.3 mi
42.
Enter the roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto A40
312 ft
43.
Exit the roundabout onto A40
7.7 mi
44.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Heads of the Valleys Road (A465)
181 ft
45.
Exit the roundabout onto Heads of the Valleys Road (A465)
3 mi
46.
Enter Aberbaiden Roundabout and take the 2nd exit
270 ft
47.
Exit the roundabout
0.3 mi
48.
Continue onto Heads of the Valleys Road (A465)
12.5 mi
49.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Heads of the Valleys Road (A465)
276 ft
50.
Exit the roundabout onto Heads of the Valleys Road (A465)
602 ft
51.
Keep left at the fork
306 ft
52.
Turn left
28 ft
53.
Keep left at the fork
43 ft
54.
Make a slight left onto Heads of the Valleys Road (A465)
3.3 mi
55.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Heads of the Valleys Road (A465)
220 ft
56.
Exit the roundabout onto Heads of the Valleys Road (A465)
4.6 mi
57.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Heads of the Valleys Road (A465)
313 ft
58.
Exit the roundabout onto Heads of the Valleys Road (A465)
0.8 mi
59.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto Heads of the Valleys Road (A465)
356 ft
60.
Exit the roundabout onto Heads of the Valleys Road (A465)
5.8 mi
61.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A465
152 ft
62.
Exit the roundabout onto A465
3 mi
63.
Enter the roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto A465
314 ft
64.
Exit the roundabout onto A465
8.2 mi
65.
Take the ramp on the left onto M4
0.6 mi
66.
Take the ramp on the left onto M4
0.6 mi
67.
Merge right onto Ffordd Fabian (A483)
1.2 mi
68.
Keep left onto Ffordd Fabian (A483)
3.6 mi
69.
Continue onto Quay Parade (A483)
440 ft
70.
Turn right onto New Cut Road (A483)
288 ft
71.
Keep left onto New Cut Road (A483)
72 ft
72.
Make a slight left onto Parc Tawe Link Road
1090 ft
73.
Turn left onto The Strand
611 ft
74.
Turn right onto Welcome Lane
567 ft
75.
Turn left onto The Kingsway
58 ft
76.
You have arrived at your destination, on the left
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How much does it cost to drive from Wakefield to Swansea?

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 42.4 £. 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 21.2 £ (42.4/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 14.13 £ (42.4/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip are 10.6 £ (42.4/4) per passenger.


Fuel cost = (244.54 mi / 37.5 mpg) x 143 pence per liter = 42.4 £

In more detail, the result is obtained:

Fuel needed = Distance / Car fuel consumption = miles * 4.54609 / carConsumtion = 244.54 mi * 4.54609 / 37.5 mpg = 29.6 liters

Fuel needed = 29.6 lt

Fuel cost = Fuel needed x Price per liter = 29.6 liters x 143 pence per liter = 42.4 £

Fuel cost from Wakefield to Swansea = 42.4 £

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 26.8 £. 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 26.8 £.
For 2 passengers in carpooling, the cost of this trip is 13.4 £ (26.8/2) per passenger.
For 3 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 8.93 £ (26.8/3) per passenger.
For 4 passengers in the car, the cost of this trip is 6.7 £ (26.8/4) per passenger.