Bridgend is located in the county of Renfrewshire, Scotland, four miles south-west of the town of Gourock, 25 miles west of the major city of Glasgow, 65 miles west of Edinburgh, 314 miles north of Cardiff, and 360 miles north-west of London. Bridgend lies two miles north of the Ayrshire and Arran border. Bridgend falls within the unitary authority of Inverclyde. It is in the PA16 postcode district. The post town for Bridgend is Greenock.
Bridgend is in the ceremonial county of Renfrewshire, the historic county of Renfrewshire, and the administrative county of Inverclyde.
Bridgend is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Renfrewshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Renfrewshire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Bridgend is PA16 0AN.
Bridgend is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the PA16 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the PA16 postcode district.
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The post town for Bridgend is Greenock. Bridgend is in the PA16 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Greenock.
The centre of Bridgend is located at position 55.91237° latitude and -4.86134° longitude.
The centre of Bridgend is located at the grid reference easting 221262 and northing 672508 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Bridgend relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Bridgend to the centre of the town.
Position of Bridgend relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Bridgend to the centre of the city.