Where is Aros?

Aros is located in the county of Argyll and Bute, Scotland, seven miles south-east of the town of Tobermory, 81 miles north-west of the major city of Glasgow, 115 miles north-west of Edinburgh, 367 miles north of Cardiff, and 420 miles north-west of London. Aros lies three miles south-west of the Inverness border, and was historically in the county of Argyllshire. Aros falls within the unitary authority of Argyll and Bute. It is in the PA72 postcode district. The post town for Aros is Isle of Mull.

Aros on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Aros
Location of Aros within the UK

Which county is Aros in?

Aros is in the ceremonial county of Argyll and Bute, the historic county of Argyllshire, and the administrative county of Argyll and Bute.

Ceremonial CountyArgyll and Bute
Historic CountyArgyllshire
Administrative CountyArgyll and Bute

Where is Aros in Argyll and Bute?

Aros is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Argyll and Bute, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Argyll and Bute.

Location of Aros within Argyll and Bute

What is the postcode for Aros?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Aros is PA72 6JP.

Where is Aros in PA72?

Aros is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the PA72 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the PA72 postcode district.

Location of Aros within PA72

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What is the post town for Aros?

The post town for Aros is Isle of Mull. Aros is in the PA72 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Isle of Mull.

What is the latitude and longitude of Aros?

The centre of Aros is located at position 56.53179° latitude and -5.97541° longitude.

Latitude56.53179°
Longitude-5.97541°

What is the easting and northing of Aros?

The centre of Aros is located at the grid reference easting 155646 and northing 744832 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting155646
Northing744832

What are the nearest towns to Aros?

Position of Aros relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Aros to the centre of the town.

7m
Aros is 7 miles south-east of Tobermory
21m
Aros is 21 miles north-west of Oban
39m
Aros is 39 miles south-west of Fort William
40m
Aros is 40 miles north-west of Lochgilphead
40m
Aros is 40 miles north-west of Inveraray
57m
Aros is 57 miles north-west of Dunoon
60m
Aros is 60 miles north-west of Gourock
60m
Aros is 60 miles north-west of Rothesay
60m
Aros is 60 miles north-west of Helensburgh
62m
Aros is 62 miles north-west of Greenock

What are the nearest cities to Aros?

Position of Aros relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Aros to the centre of the city.

81m
Aros is 81 miles north-west of Glasgow
84m
Aros is 84 miles north-west of Stirling
93m
Aros is 93 miles south-west of Inverness
98m
Aros is 98 miles west of Perth
115m
Aros is 115 miles north-west of Edinburgh
115m
Aros is 115 miles west of Dundee
153m
Aros is 153 miles west of Aberdeen
164m
Aros is 164 miles north-west of Carlisle
201m
Aros is 201 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
210m
Aros is 210 miles north-west of Durham

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