Where is Bilbster?

Bilbster is located in the county of Caithness, Scotland, five miles west of the town of Wick, 100 miles north-west of the major city of Aberdeen, 174 miles north of Edinburgh, 483 miles north of Cardiff, and 496 miles north of London. Bilbster falls within the unitary authority of Highland. It is in the KW1 postcode district. The post town for Bilbster is Wick.

Bilbster on a map

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

Which county is Bilbster in?

Bilbster is in the ceremonial county of Caithness, the historic county of Caithness, and the administrative county of Highland.

Ceremonial CountyCaithness
Historic CountyCaithness
Administrative CountyHighland

Where is Bilbster in Caithness?

Bilbster is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Caithness, and towards the easternmost extremity of Caithness.

Location of Bilbster within Caithness

What is the postcode for Bilbster?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Bilbster is KW1 5TB.

Where is Bilbster in KW1?

Bilbster is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the KW1 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the KW1 postcode district.

Location of Bilbster within KW1

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What is the post town for Bilbster?

The post town for Bilbster is Wick. Bilbster is in the KW1 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Wick.

What is the latitude and longitude of Bilbster?

The centre of Bilbster is located at position 58.4646° latitude and -3.23061° longitude.

Latitude58.4646°
Longitude-3.23061°

What is the easting and northing of Bilbster?

The centre of Bilbster is located at the grid reference easting 328304 and northing 953584 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting328304
Northing953584

What are the nearest towns to Bilbster?

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

5m
Bilbster is 5 miles west of Wick
14m
Bilbster is 14 miles south-east of Thurso
35m
Bilbster is 35 miles south of Stromness
37m
Bilbster is 37 miles south of Kirkwall
50m
Bilbster is 50 miles north-east of Dornoch
51m
Bilbster is 51 miles north of Lossiemouth
54m
Bilbster is 54 miles north of Burghead
54m
Bilbster is 54 miles north-east of Tain
54m
Bilbster is 54 miles north of Findochty
55m
Bilbster is 55 miles north of Buckie

What are the nearest cities to Bilbster?

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

77m
Bilbster is 77 miles north-east of Inverness
100m
Bilbster is 100 miles north-west of Aberdeen
139m
Bilbster is 139 miles north of Dundee
143m
Bilbster is 143 miles north of Perth
165m
Bilbster is 165 miles north of Stirling
174m
Bilbster is 174 miles north of Edinburgh
184m
Bilbster is 184 miles north of Glasgow
247m
Bilbster is 247 miles north of Carlisle
249m
Bilbster is 249 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
256m
Bilbster is 256 miles north of Sunderland

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