Where is Bearsden?

Bearsden is located in the county of Dunbartonshire, Scotland, two miles south-west of the town of Milngavie, five miles north-west of the major city of Glasgow, 44 miles west of Edinburgh, 311 miles north of Cardiff, and 350 miles north-west of London. Bearsden lies just north-west of the City of Glasgow border. Bearsden falls within the unitary authority of East Dunbartonshire. It is in the G61 postcode district. The post town for Bearsden is Glasgow.

Bearsden on a map

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

Which county is Bearsden in?

Bearsden is in the ceremonial county of Dunbartonshire, the historic county of Dunbartonshire, and the administrative county of East Dunbartonshire.

Ceremonial CountyDunbartonshire
Historic CountyDunbartonshire
Administrative CountyEast Dunbartonshire

Where is Bearsden in Dunbartonshire?

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

Location of Bearsden within Dunbartonshire

What is the postcode for Bearsden?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Bearsden is G61 2SR.

Where is Bearsden in G61?

Bearsden is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the G61 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the G61 postcode district.

Location of Bearsden within G61

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What is the post town for Bearsden?

The post town for Bearsden is Glasgow. Bearsden is in the G61 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Glasgow.

What is the latitude and longitude of Bearsden?

The centre of Bearsden is located at position 55.91949° latitude and -4.33372° longitude.

Latitude55.91949°
Longitude-4.33372°

What is the easting and northing of Bearsden?

The centre of Bearsden is located at the grid reference easting 254258 and northing 672062 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting254258
Northing672062

What are the nearest towns to Bearsden?

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

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Bearsden is 2 miles south-west of Milngavie
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Bearsden is 3 miles north-east of Renfrew
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Bearsden is 4 miles east of Clydebank
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Bearsden is 4 miles west of Bishopbriggs
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Bearsden is 5 miles east of Erskine
6m
Bearsden is 6 miles north-east of Paisley
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Bearsden is 7 miles west of Kirkintilloch
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Bearsden is 8 miles north-west of Rutherglen
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Bearsden is 8 miles north of Barrhead
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Bearsden is 9 miles north-east of Johnstone

What are the nearest cities to Bearsden?

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

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Bearsden is 5 miles north-west of Glasgow
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Bearsden is 21 miles south-west of Stirling
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Bearsden is 45 miles west of Edinburgh
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Bearsden is 48 miles south-west of Perth
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Bearsden is 64 miles south-west of Dundee
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Bearsden is 90 miles north-west of Carlisle
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Bearsden is 108 miles south of Inverness
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Bearsden is 121 miles south-west of Aberdeen
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Bearsden is 125 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
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Bearsden is 134 miles north-west of Durham

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