1. Broxburn

Where is Broxburn?

Broxburn is located in the county of West Lothian, Scotland, four miles north-east of the town of Livingston, 30 miles east of the major city of Glasgow, 11 miles west of Edinburgh, 308 miles north of Cardiff, and 335 miles north-west of London. Broxburn lies just west of the City of Edinburgh border. Broxburn falls within the unitary authority of West Lothian. It is in the EH52 postcode district. The post town for Broxburn is Broxburn.

Broxburn on a map

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

Which county is Broxburn in?

Broxburn 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 Broxburn in West Lothian?

Broxburn is situated towards the northernmost extremity of West Lothian, and towards the easternmost extremity of West Lothian.

Location of Broxburn within West Lothian

What is the postcode for Broxburn?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Broxburn is EH52 5EE.

Where is Broxburn in EH52?

Broxburn is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the EH52 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the EH52 postcode district.

Location of Broxburn within EH52

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What is the post town for Broxburn?

The post town for Broxburn is Broxburn. Broxburn is in the EH52 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Broxburn.

What is the latitude and longitude of Broxburn?

The centre of Broxburn is located at position 55.93429° latitude and -3.46945° longitude.

Latitude55.93429°
Longitude-3.46945°

What is the easting and northing of Broxburn?

The centre of Broxburn is located at the grid reference easting 308298 and northing 672223 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting308298
Northing672223

What are the nearest towns to Broxburn?

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

4m
Broxburn is 4 miles north-east of Livingston
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Broxburn is 4 miles south-west of Queensferry
6m
Broxburn is 6 miles south-east of Linlithgow
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Broxburn is 7 miles east of Bathgate
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Broxburn is 7 miles south-west of Inverkeithing
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Broxburn is 7 miles north-east of Blackburn
8m
Broxburn is 8 miles south-east of Bo'ness
9m
Broxburn is 9 miles east of Armadale
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Broxburn is 9 miles south of Dunfermline
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Broxburn is 10 miles north-east of Whitburn

What are the nearest cities to Broxburn?

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

11m
Broxburn is 11 miles west of Edinburgh
22m
Broxburn is 22 miles south-east of Stirling
30m
Broxburn is 30 miles east of Glasgow
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Broxburn is 32 miles south of Perth
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Broxburn is 41 miles south-west of Dundee
75m
Broxburn is 75 miles north of Carlisle
99m
Broxburn is 99 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
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Broxburn is 99 miles south-west of Aberdeen
109m
Broxburn is 109 miles north-west of Sunderland
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Broxburn is 109 miles north-west of Durham

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