Distance from Rancho Santa Margarita, CA to Lotus, CA
Driving distance between Rancho Santa Margarita, CA and Lotus, CA is 470.31 miles (or 756.89 kilometers). If you drove an average car (using about 3.6 gallons of gas per mile), the gas would cost you around $, since you would need about gallons of fuel.
Leaving from Rancho Santa Margarita, CA you would reach Lotus, CA in about 7 hours 21 mins if you keep an average speed of miles per hour, assuming you don’t make any breaks or get stuck in traffic.
This is a map overview of the best driving route from Rancho Santa Margarita, CA to Lotus, CA in which you can see the origin and destination points marked with A (Rancho Santa Margarita) and B (Lotus) respectively as well as blue line along the road route you can take. You can zoom in to see more details, including road numbers and even street names both in Rancho Santa Margarita, CA and Lotus, CA as well as every other town you may pass by on your way.
Fuel consumption if you drive from Rancho Santa Margarita, CA to Lotus, CA
To cover the 470.31 mi that separate Lotus from Rancho Santa Margarita you are going to need between of fuel, considering you drive an average car (30 mpg) and , if you drive an SUV or a heavy car (20 mpg). If you drive a fuel efficient car (45 mpg), your consumption will only be .
Cost of driving from Rancho Santa Margarita, CA to Lotus, CA
Depending on the fuel efficiency level of your car, driving from Rancho Santa Margarita to Lotus will cost you between and . An average car would make the trip for . We calculate the route cost using real time average gas prices for the US and other costs such as tolls are not included in this calculation.