Distance between Prestatyn and Wigton
The distance from Prestatyn to Wigton is 267 kilometers by road including 199 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 2 hours and 36 minutes and goes through Bagillt, Penrith, Talacre, Whelston, Shotwick, Stoak and Stretton.
Shortest distance by air  167 km ✈️ 
Car route length  267 km 🚗 
Driving time  2 h 36 min 
Fuel amount  21.4 L 
Fuel cost  32.3 GBP 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Prestatyn  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
A548 5 km, 04 min


Talacre  5 km  04 min  0.3 L  
A548 12 km, 09 min


Whelston  17 km  13 min  1.3 L  
A548 2 km, 01 min


Bagillt  20 km  15 min  1.4 L  
A548 13 km, 10 min


Shotwick  33 km  26 min  2.5 L  
A548 M56 10 km, 05 min


Stoak  43 km  32 min  3.4 L  
M56 22 km, 11 min


Appleton Thorn  64 km  43 min  4.9 L  
M56 M6 43 km, 23 min


Charnock Richard  108 km  1 h 06 min  8.5 L  
M6 3 km, 01 min


Euxton  110 km  1 h 08 min  8.7 L  
M6 157 km, 1 h 27 min


Wigton  267 km  2 h 36 min  21.2 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Prestatyn to Wigton?
Fuel cost: 32.3 GBP
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 267 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.51 GBP / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Prestatyn to Wigton?
Driving time: 2 h 36 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 199 km with a maximum speed 112 km/h = 1 h 46 min
 45 km with a maximum speed 96 km/h = 27 min
 6 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 4 min
 11 km with a maximum speed 64 km/h = 10 min
 1 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 1 min
 4 km with a maximum speed 48 km/h = 5 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Prestatyn to Wigton by land?
The distance between Prestatyn and Wigton is 267 km by road including 199 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Prestatyn and Wigton respectively.
How far is Prestatyn to Wigton by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Prestatyn and Wigton is 167 km.
This distance is calculated using the Haversine formula as a greatcircle distance between two points on the surface of a sphere. The start and finish points are the centers of Prestatyn and Wigton respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Prestatyn from Wigton by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 12 min to cover the distance of 167 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 45 min to flight this distance at average speed of 220 km/h.
This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, airport location and other real world factors.
How long is a helicopter ride from Prestatyn to Wigton?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 41 min to cover the distance of 167 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 47 min to flight this distance at average speed of 210 km/h.
This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, aerodrome location and other real world factors.
What city is halfway between Prestatyn and Wigton?
The halfway point between Prestatyn and Wigton is Scorton. It is located about 11 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Scorton to Prestatyn is 144 km and driving will take about 1 h 26 min. The road between Scorton and Wigton has length 123 km and will take approximately 1 h 10 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Prestatyn in relation to Wigton?
Prestatyn is located 167 km south of Wigton.
Prestatyn has geographic coordinates: latitude 53.33456, longitude 3.40295.
Wigton has geographic coordinates: latitude 54.82503, longitude 3.15831.
Which highway goes from Prestatyn to Wigton?
The route from Prestatyn to Wigton follows M6.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 A548: 32 km
 M56: 31 km
 B5305: 29 km
 A494: 4 km