Volkswagen Passat MPG and Fuel Economy

Volkswagen have been manufacturing models of Passat for 32 years, with the latest vehicle in 2022 having a combined MPG of 28.

The estimated fuel cost for the 2022 Volkswagen Passat is $2,250 per year.

Government regulators have estimated that value based on 15,000 miles driven per year, using regular gasoline, and a split of 55% city driving and 45% highway driving.

💵 Compared to an average vehicle over 5 years, you will save $250 on fuel driving a 2022 Volkswagen Passat.

🛢 The Volkswagen Passat will consume roughly 11 barrels of petroleum per year, using the standard estimate of 15,000 miles per year.

💨 For every mile driven, the Volkswagen Passat will emit 315 grams of CO2, which is about 4,725,000 grams of CO2 per year.

🌳 To help you understand the impact of this, a normal tree will absorb around 21,000 grams of CO2 per year. This means that roughly 225 trees would be needed to offset emissions from the Volkswagen Passat.

The table below is a complete list of the 100 Volkswagen Passat fuel efficiency specifications we have data for.

Click any vehicle link to see a more detailed breakdown of the car, miles per gallon, emissions, and more.

Vehicle Combined MPG Fuel Cost
2022 Volkswagen Passat 28 $2,250
2021 Volkswagen Passat 28 $2,250
2020 Volkswagen Passat 27 $2,300
2019 Volkswagen Passat 29 $2,150
2018 Volkswagen Passat 22 $2,850
2018 Volkswagen Passat 29 $2,150
2017 Volkswagen Passat 23 $2,700
2017 Volkswagen Passat 27 $2,300
2016 Volkswagen Passat 23 $2,700
2016 Volkswagen Passat 29 $2,150
2015 Volkswagen Passat 23 $3,200
2015 Volkswagen Passat 28 $2,250
2015 Volkswagen Passat 28 $2,250
2015 Volkswagen Passat 33 $2,350
2015 Volkswagen Passat 34 $2,250
2014 Volkswagen Passat 23 $3,200
2014 Volkswagen Passat 25 $2,500
2014 Volkswagen Passat 26 $2,400
2014 Volkswagen Passat 28 $2,250
2014 Volkswagen Passat 28 $2,250
2014 Volkswagen Passat 34 $2,250
2013 Volkswagen Passat 23 $3,200
2013 Volkswagen Passat 25 $2,500
2013 Volkswagen Passat 26 $2,400
2013 Volkswagen Passat 34 $2,250
2012 Volkswagen Passat 23 $3,200
2012 Volkswagen Passat 25 $2,500
2012 Volkswagen Passat 26 $2,400
2012 Volkswagen Passat 34 $2,250
2010 Volkswagen Passat 25 $2,950
2009 Volkswagen Passat 23 $3,200
2008 Volkswagen Passat 20 $3,700
2008 Volkswagen Passat 22 $3,350
2008 Volkswagen Passat 24 $3,100
2007 Volkswagen Passat 20 $3,700
2007 Volkswagen Passat 22 $3,350
2007 Volkswagen Passat 24 $3,100
2006 Volkswagen Passat 20 $3,700
2006 Volkswagen Passat 22 $3,350
2006 Volkswagen Passat 24 $3,100
2005 Volkswagen Passat 20 $3,700
2005 Volkswagen Passat 20 $3,700
2005 Volkswagen Passat 22 $3,350
2005 Volkswagen Passat 23 $3,200
2005 Volkswagen Passat 27 $2,850
2004 Volkswagen Passat 20 $3,700
2004 Volkswagen Passat 20 $3,700
2004 Volkswagen Passat 22 $3,350
2004 Volkswagen Passat 23 $3,200
2004 Volkswagen Passat 27 $2,850
2003 Volkswagen Passat 20 $3,700
2003 Volkswagen Passat 20 $3,700
2003 Volkswagen Passat 22 $3,350
2003 Volkswagen Passat 23 $3,200
2002 Volkswagen Passat 20 $3,700
2002 Volkswagen Passat 21 $3,500
2002 Volkswagen Passat 22 $3,350
2002 Volkswagen Passat 23 $3,200
2001 Volkswagen Passat 19 $3,900
2001 Volkswagen Passat 21 $3,500
2001 Volkswagen Passat 21 $3,500
2001 Volkswagen Passat 23 $3,200
2000 Volkswagen Passat 19 $3,900
2000 Volkswagen Passat 21 $3,500
2000 Volkswagen Passat 21 $3,500
2000 Volkswagen Passat 24 $3,100
1999 Volkswagen Passat 19 $3,900
1999 Volkswagen Passat 21 $3,500
1999 Volkswagen Passat 22 $3,350
1999 Volkswagen Passat 24 $3,100
1998 Volkswagen Passat 19 $3,900
1998 Volkswagen Passat 21 $3,500
1998 Volkswagen Passat 22 $3,350
1998 Volkswagen Passat 24 $3,100
1998 Volkswagen Passat 31 $2,500
1998 Volkswagen Passat 37 $2,100
1997 Volkswagen Passat 18 $3,500
1997 Volkswagen Passat 19 $3,300
1997 Volkswagen Passat 36 $2,150
1996 Volkswagen Passat 18 $3,500
1996 Volkswagen Passat 19 $3,300
1996 Volkswagen Passat 20 $3,150
1996 Volkswagen Passat 21 $3,000
1996 Volkswagen Passat 35 $2,200
1995 Volkswagen Passat 18 $3,500
1995 Volkswagen Passat 19 $3,300
1995 Volkswagen Passat 20 $3,150
1995 Volkswagen Passat 21 $3,000
1994 Volkswagen Passat 18 $3,500
1993 Volkswagen Passat 18 $3,500
1993 Volkswagen Passat 18 $3,500
1993 Volkswagen Passat 20 $3,150
1993 Volkswagen Passat 21 $3,000
1993 Volkswagen Passat 22 $2,850
1992 Volkswagen Passat 21 $3,000
1992 Volkswagen Passat 22 $2,850
1991 Volkswagen Passat 21 $3,000
1991 Volkswagen Passat 21 $3,000
1990 Volkswagen Passat 21 $3,000
1990 Volkswagen Passat 21 $3,000

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