Where is Bishopbriggs?

Bishopbriggs is located in the county of Dunbartonshire, Scotland, three miles north of the major city of Glasgow, 40 miles west of Edinburgh, 309 miles north of Cardiff, and 347 miles north-west of London. Bishopbriggs lies just north of the City of Glasgow border, and was historically in the county of Lanarkshire. Bishopbriggs falls within the unitary authority of East Dunbartonshire. It is in the G64 postcode district. The post town for Bishopbriggs is Glasgow.

Bishopbriggs on a map

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

Which county is Bishopbriggs in?

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

Ceremonial CountyDunbartonshire
Historic CountyLanarkshire
Administrative CountyEast Dunbartonshire

Where is Bishopbriggs in Dunbartonshire?

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

Location of Bishopbriggs within Dunbartonshire

What is the postcode for Bishopbriggs?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Bishopbriggs is G64 2LT.

Where is Bishopbriggs in G64?

Bishopbriggs is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the G64 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the G64 postcode district.

Location of Bishopbriggs within G64

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What is the post town for Bishopbriggs?

The post town for Bishopbriggs is Glasgow. Bishopbriggs is in the G64 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Glasgow.

What is the latitude and longitude of Bishopbriggs?

The centre of Bishopbriggs is located at position 55.90442° latitude and -4.22477° longitude.

Latitude55.90442°
Longitude-4.22477°

What is the easting and northing of Bishopbriggs?

The centre of Bishopbriggs is located at the grid reference easting 261011 and northing 670161 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting261011
Northing670161

What are the nearest towns to Bishopbriggs?

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

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Bishopbriggs is 4 miles south-west of Kirkintilloch
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Bishopbriggs is 4 miles east of Bearsden
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Bishopbriggs is 4 miles south-east of Milngavie
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Bishopbriggs is 5 miles north of Rutherglen
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Bishopbriggs is 6 miles east of Renfrew
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Bishopbriggs is 8 miles east of Clydebank
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Bishopbriggs is 8 miles north-west of Uddingston
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Bishopbriggs is 8 miles north-west of Coatbridge
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Bishopbriggs is 8 miles south-west of Kilsyth
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Bishopbriggs is 9 miles north-east of Paisley

What are the nearest cities to Bishopbriggs?

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

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Bishopbriggs is 3 miles north of Glasgow
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Bishopbriggs is 18 miles south-west of Stirling
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Bishopbriggs is 40 miles west of Edinburgh
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Bishopbriggs is 46 miles south-west of Perth
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Bishopbriggs is 62 miles south-west of Dundee
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Bishopbriggs is 87 miles north-west of Carlisle
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Bishopbriggs is 109 miles south of Inverness
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Bishopbriggs is 119 miles south-west of Aberdeen
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Bishopbriggs is 121 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
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Bishopbriggs is 130 miles north-west of Durham

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