Distance from San Rafael, CA to Santa Monica, CA
Driving distance between San Rafael, CA and Santa Monica, CA is 391.56 miles (or 630.15 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 San Rafael, CA you would reach Santa Monica, CA in about 5 hours 54 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 San Rafael, CA to Santa Monica, CA in which you can see the origin and destination points marked with A (San Rafael) and B (Santa Monica) 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 San Rafael, CA and Santa Monica, CA as well as every other town you may pass by on your way.
Fuel consumption if you drive from San Rafael, CA to Santa Monica, CA
To cover the 391.56 mi that separate Santa Monica from San Rafael 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 San Rafael, CA to Santa Monica, CA
Depending on the fuel efficiency level of your car, driving from San Rafael to Santa Monica 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.