Where is Balquhidder?

Balquhidder is located in the county of Stirling and Falkirk, Scotland, ten miles north-west of the town of Callander, 34 miles north of the major city of Glasgow, 53 miles north-west of Edinburgh, 340 miles north of Cardiff, and 376 miles north-west of London. Balquhidder lies five miles south-west of the Perth and Kinross border, and was historically in the county of Perthshire. Balquhidder falls within the unitary authority of Stirling. It is in the FK19 postcode district. The post town for Balquhidder is Lochearnhead.

Balquhidder on a map

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

Which county is Balquhidder in?

Balquhidder is in the ceremonial county of Stirling and Falkirk, the historic county of Perthshire, and the administrative county of Stirling.

Ceremonial CountyStirling and Falkirk
Historic CountyPerthshire
Administrative CountyStirling

Where is Balquhidder in Stirling and Falkirk?

Balquhidder is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Stirling and Falkirk, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Stirling and Falkirk.

Location of Balquhidder within Stirling and Falkirk

What is the postcode for Balquhidder?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Balquhidder is FK19 8PB.

Where is Balquhidder in FK19?

Balquhidder is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the FK19 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the FK19 postcode district.

Location of Balquhidder within FK19

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What is the post town for Balquhidder?

The post town for Balquhidder is Lochearnhead. Balquhidder is in the FK19 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Lochearnhead.

What is the latitude and longitude of Balquhidder?

The centre of Balquhidder is located at position 56.35247° latitude and -4.37001° longitude.

Latitude56.35247°
Longitude-4.37001°

What is the easting and northing of Balquhidder?

The centre of Balquhidder is located at the grid reference easting 253646 and northing 720315 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting253646
Northing720315

What are the nearest towns to Balquhidder?

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

10m
Balquhidder is 10 miles north-west of Callander
17m
Balquhidder is 17 miles north-west of Doune
19m
Balquhidder is 19 miles north-west of Dunblane
20m
Balquhidder is 20 miles west of Crieff
21m
Balquhidder is 21 miles north-west of Bridge of Allan
26m
Balquhidder is 26 miles west of Auchterarder
26m
Balquhidder is 26 miles north-west of Alva
27m
Balquhidder is 27 miles north of Alexandria
27m
Balquhidder is 27 miles south-west of Aberfeldy
28m
Balquhidder is 28 miles north-west of Alloa

What are the nearest cities to Balquhidder?

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

23m
Balquhidder is 23 miles north-west of Stirling
34m
Balquhidder is 34 miles north of Glasgow
36m
Balquhidder is 36 miles west of Perth
53m
Balquhidder is 53 miles north-west of Edinburgh
54m
Balquhidder is 54 miles west of Dundee
78m
Balquhidder is 78 miles south of Inverness
103m
Balquhidder is 103 miles south-west of Aberdeen
116m
Balquhidder is 116 miles north-west of Carlisle
144m
Balquhidder is 144 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
154m
Balquhidder is 154 miles north-west of Sunderland