Where is Boddam?

Boddam is located in the county of Shetland, Scotland, 17 miles south of the town of Lerwick, 194 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 283 miles north of Edinburgh, and 583 miles north of London. Boddam falls within the unitary authority of Shetland Islands. It is in the ZE2 postcode district. The post town for Boddam is Shetland.

Boddam on a map

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

Which county is Boddam in?

Boddam is in the ceremonial county of Shetland, the historic county of Shetland, and the administrative county of Shetland Islands.

Ceremonial CountyShetland
Historic CountyShetland
Administrative CountyShetland Islands

Where is Boddam in Shetland?

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

Location of Boddam within Shetland

What is the postcode for Boddam?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Boddam is ZE2 9JG.

Where is Boddam in ZE2?

Boddam is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the ZE2 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the ZE2 postcode district.

Location of Boddam within ZE2

Postal Boundaries © GEOLYTIX copyright and database right 2012

What is the post town for Boddam?

The post town for Boddam is Shetland. Boddam is in the ZE2 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Shetland.

What is the latitude and longitude of Boddam?

The centre of Boddam is located at position 59.91944° latitude and -1.29959° longitude.

Latitude59.91944°
Longitude-1.29959°

What is the easting and northing of Boddam?

The centre of Boddam is located at the grid reference easting 439263 and northing 1115141 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting439263
Northing1115141

What are the nearest towns to Boddam?

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

17m
Boddam is 17 miles south of Lerwick
87m
Boddam is 87 miles north-east of Kirkwall
97m
Boddam is 97 miles north-east of Stromness
120m
Boddam is 120 miles north-east of Wick
121m
Boddam is 121 miles north-east of Thurso
156m
Boddam is 156 miles north of Fraserburgh
157m
Boddam is 157 miles north of Rosehearty
161m
Boddam is 161 miles north of Macduff
162m
Boddam is 162 miles north of Banff
163m
Boddam is 163 miles north of Portsoy

What are the nearest cities to Boddam?

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

194m
Boddam is 194 miles north of Aberdeen
199m
Boddam is 199 miles north-east of Inverness
247m
Boddam is 247 miles north of Dundee
256m
Boddam is 256 miles north of Perth
280m
Boddam is 280 miles north of Stirling
283m
Boddam is 283 miles north of Edinburgh
301m
Boddam is 301 miles north of Glasgow
342m
Boddam is 342 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
347m
Boddam is 347 miles north of Sunderland
353m
Boddam is 353 miles north of Carlisle

More Boddam data