Where is Banwen?

Banwen is located in the county of West Glamorgan, Wales, two miles north-west of the town of Glyn-neath, 16 miles north-east of the major city of Swansea, 29 miles north-west of Cardiff, and 153 miles west of London. Banwen lies just south of the Powys border, and was historically in the county of Glamorgan. Banwen falls within the unitary authority of Castell-nedd Port Talbot - Neath Port Talbot. It is in the SA10 postcode district. The post town for Banwen is Neath.

Banwen on a map

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

Which county is Banwen in?

Banwen is in the ceremonial county of West Glamorgan, the historic county of Glamorgan, and the administrative county of Castell-nedd Port Talbot - Neath Port Talbot.

Ceremonial CountyWest Glamorgan
Historic CountyGlamorgan
Administrative CountyCastell-nedd Port Talbot - Neath Port Talbot

Where is Banwen in West Glamorgan?

Banwen is situated towards the northernmost extremity of West Glamorgan, and towards the easternmost extremity of West Glamorgan.

Location of Banwen within West Glamorgan

What is the postcode for Banwen?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Banwen is SA10 9LN.

Where is Banwen in SA10?

Banwen is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the SA10 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the SA10 postcode district.

Location of Banwen within SA10

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What is the post town for Banwen?

The post town for Banwen is Neath. Banwen is in the SA10 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Neath.

What is the latitude and longitude of Banwen?

The centre of Banwen is located at position 51.77272° latitude and -3.65946° longitude.

Latitude51.77272°
Longitude-3.65946°

What is the easting and northing of Banwen?

The centre of Banwen is located at the grid reference easting 285598 and northing 209531 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting285598
Northing209531

What are the nearest towns to Banwen?

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

2m
Banwen is 2 miles north-west of Glyn-neath
4m
Banwen is 4 miles east of Ystradgynlais
9m
Banwen is 9 miles north-west of Treherbert
9m
Banwen is 9 miles east of Pontardawe
10m
Banwen is 10 miles north-east of Neath
10m
Banwen is 10 miles north-west of Treorchy
10m
Banwen is 10 miles north-west of Aberdare
11m
Banwen is 11 miles north of Maesteg
11m
Banwen is 11 miles north-west of Rhondda
12m
Banwen is 12 miles north of Pontycymer

What are the nearest cities to Banwen?

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

16m
Banwen is 16 miles north-east of Swansea
29m
Banwen is 29 miles north-west of Cardiff
31m
Banwen is 31 miles north-west of Newport
45m
Banwen is 45 miles south-west of Hereford
51m
Banwen is 51 miles north-west of Bristol
59m
Banwen is 59 miles north-west of Wells
61m
Banwen is 61 miles west of Gloucester
62m
Banwen is 62 miles north-west of Bath
68m
Banwen is 68 miles south-west of Worcester
69m
Banwen is 69 miles east of St Davids

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