1. Banchory

Where is Banchory?

Banchory is located in the county of Kincardineshire, Scotland, 11 miles south-west of the town of Westhill, 17 miles south-west of the major city of Aberdeen, 80 miles north of Edinburgh, 386 miles north of Cardiff, and 395 miles north of London. Banchory lies three miles south of the Aberdeenshire border. Banchory falls within the unitary authority of Aberdeenshire. It is in the AB31 postcode district. The post town for Banchory is Banchory.

Banchory on a map

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

Which county is Banchory in?

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

Ceremonial CountyKincardineshire
Historic CountyKincardineshire
Administrative CountyAberdeenshire

Where is Banchory in Kincardineshire?

Banchory is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Kincardineshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Kincardineshire.

Location of Banchory within Kincardineshire

What is the postcode for Banchory?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Banchory is AB31 5SR.

Where is Banchory in AB31?

Banchory is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the AB31 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the AB31 postcode district.

Location of Banchory within AB31

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What is the post town for Banchory?

The post town for Banchory is Banchory. Banchory is in the AB31 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Banchory.

What is the latitude and longitude of Banchory?

The centre of Banchory is located at position 57.05145° latitude and -2.50494° longitude.

Latitude57.05145°
Longitude-2.50494°

What is the easting and northing of Banchory?

The centre of Banchory is located at the grid reference easting 369466 and northing 795712 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting369466
Northing795712

What are the nearest towns to Banchory?

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

11m
Banchory is 11 miles south-west of Westhill
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Banchory is 13 miles north-west of Stonehaven
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Banchory is 13 miles south-west of Blackburn
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Banchory is 14 miles west of Portlethen
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Banchory is 14 miles south-west of Kintore
15m
Banchory is 15 miles south-east of Alford
15m
Banchory is 15 miles north of Laurencekirk
17m
Banchory is 17 miles north-west of Inverbervie
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Banchory is 17 miles south of Inverurie
20m
Banchory is 20 miles east of Ballater

What are the nearest cities to Banchory?

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

17m
Banchory is 17 miles south-west of Aberdeen
45m
Banchory is 45 miles north-east of Dundee
58m
Banchory is 58 miles north-east of Perth
71m
Banchory is 71 miles south-east of Inverness
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Banchory is 80 miles north of Edinburgh
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Banchory is 85 miles north-east of Stirling
106m
Banchory is 106 miles north-east of Glasgow
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Banchory is 148 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
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Banchory is 150 miles north of Carlisle
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Banchory is 155 miles north of Sunderland

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