Where is Bents?

Bents is located in the county of West Lothian, Scotland, two miles south-west of the town of Blackburn, 23 miles east of the major city of Glasgow, 19 miles west of Edinburgh, 302 miles north of Cardiff, and 332 miles north-west of London. Bents lies three miles north-east of the Lanarkshire border. Bents falls within the unitary authority of West Lothian. It is in the EH47 postcode district. The post town for Bents is Bathgate.

Bents on a map

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

Which county is Bents in?

Bents is in the ceremonial county of West Lothian, the historic county of West Lothian, and the administrative county of West Lothian.

Ceremonial CountyWest Lothian
Historic CountyWest Lothian
Administrative CountyWest Lothian

Where is Bents in West Lothian?

Bents is situated towards the southernmost extremity of West Lothian, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of West Lothian.

Location of Bents within West Lothian

What is the postcode for Bents?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Bents is EH47 8ED.

Where is Bents in EH47?

Bents is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the EH47 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the EH47 postcode district.

Location of Bents within EH47

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What is the post town for Bents?

The post town for Bents is Bathgate. Bents is in the EH47 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Bathgate.

What is the latitude and longitude of Bents?

The centre of Bents is located at position 55.84399° latitude and -3.64462° longitude.

Latitude55.84399°
Longitude-3.64462°

What is the easting and northing of Bents?

The centre of Bents is located at the grid reference easting 297116 and northing 662421 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting297116
Northing662421

What are the nearest towns to Bents?

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

2m
Bents is 2 miles south-west of Blackburn
2m
Bents is 2 miles south-east of Whitburn
4m
Bents is 4 miles south of Bathgate
4m
Bents is 4 miles south-east of Armadale
6m
Bents is 6 miles south-west of Livingston
9m
Bents is 9 miles south-west of Broxburn
9m
Bents is 9 miles south of Linlithgow
11m
Bents is 11 miles north-east of Carluke
12m
Bents is 12 miles north-east of Wishaw
12m
Bents is 12 miles south-east of Falkirk

What are the nearest cities to Bents?

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

19m
Bents is 19 miles west of Edinburgh
22m
Bents is 22 miles south-east of Stirling
23m
Bents is 23 miles east of Glasgow
39m
Bents is 39 miles south of Perth
50m
Bents is 50 miles south-west of Dundee
72m
Bents is 72 miles north of Carlisle
100m
Bents is 100 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
108m
Bents is 108 miles south-west of Aberdeen
110m
Bents is 110 miles north-west of Durham
110m
Bents is 110 miles north-west of Sunderland

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