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Where is Ballater?

Ballater is located in the county of Aberdeenshire, Scotland, 18 miles south-west of the town of Alford, 36 miles west of the major city of Aberdeen, 76 miles north of Edinburgh, 385 miles north of Cardiff, and 400 miles north of London. Ballater lies five miles north of the Angus border. Ballater falls within the unitary authority of Aberdeenshire. It is in the AB35 postcode district. The post town for Ballater is Ballater.

Ballater on a map

Map showing extent of Ballater as bounding box
Bounding box showing extent of Ballater
Map showing location of Ballater within the UK
Location of Ballater within the UK

Which county is Ballater in?

Ballater is in the ceremonial county of Aberdeenshire, the historic county of Aberdeenshire, and the administrative county of Aberdeenshire.

Ceremonial CountyAberdeenshire
Historic CountyAberdeenshire
Administrative CountyAberdeenshire

Where is Ballater in Aberdeenshire?

Ballater is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Aberdeenshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Aberdeenshire.

Map showing location of Ballater within Aberdeenshire
Location of Ballater within Aberdeenshire

What is the postcode for Ballater?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Ballater is AB35 5QD.

Where is Ballater in AB35?

Ballater is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the AB35 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the AB35 postcode district.

Map showing location of Ballater within AB35
Location of Ballater within AB35

What is the post town for Ballater?

The post town for Ballater is Ballater. Ballater is in the AB35 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Ballater.

What is the latitude and longitude of Ballater?

The centre of Ballater is located at position 57.04932° latitude and -3.0402° longitude.

Latitude57.04932°
Longitude-3.0402°

What is the easting and northing of Ballater?

The centre of Ballater is located at the grid reference easting 336992 and northing 795842 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting336992
Northing795842

What are the nearest towns to Ballater?

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

south-west
18m
Ballater is 18 miles south-west of Alford
west
20m
Ballater is 20 miles west of Banchory
north
26m
Ballater is 26 miles north of Kirriemuir
north-west
26m
Ballater is 26 miles north-west of Brechin
north-west
26m
Ballater is 26 miles north-west of Laurencekirk
south
28m
Ballater is 28 miles south of Dufftown
north
29m
Ballater is 29 miles north of Forfar
south-east
29m
Ballater is 29 miles south-east of Grantown-on-Spey
south
29m
Ballater is 29 miles south of Huntly
south-west
29m
Ballater is 29 miles south-west of Kintore

What are the nearest cities to Ballater?

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

west
36m
Ballater is 36 miles west of Aberdeen
north
41m
Ballater is 41 miles north of Dundee
north
48m
Ballater is 48 miles north of Perth
south-east
54m
Ballater is 54 miles south-east of Inverness
north-east
73m
Ballater is 73 miles north-east of Stirling
north
76m
Ballater is 76 miles north of Edinburgh
north-east
94m
Ballater is 94 miles north-east of Glasgow
north
149m
Ballater is 149 miles north of Carlisle
north
154m
Ballater is 154 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
north-west
162m
Ballater is 162 miles north-west of Sunderland

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