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Where is Cardigan?

Cardigan is located in the county of Dyfed, Wales, nine miles north-east of the town of Newport, 44 miles north-west of the major city of Swansea, 76 miles north-west of Cardiff, and 198 miles west of London. Cardigan was historically in the county of Cardiganshire. Cardigan falls within the unitary authority of Sir Ceredigion - Ceredigion. It is in the SA43 postcode district. The post town for Cardigan is Cardigan.

Cardigan on a map

Map showing extent of Cardigan as bounding box
Bounding box showing extent of Cardigan
Map showing location of Cardigan within the UK
Location of Cardigan within the UK

Which county is Cardigan in?

Cardigan is in the ceremonial county of Dyfed, the historic county of Cardiganshire, and the administrative county of Sir Ceredigion - Ceredigion.

Ceremonial CountyDyfed
Historic CountyCardiganshire
Administrative CountySir Ceredigion - Ceredigion

Where is Cardigan in Dyfed?

Cardigan is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Dyfed, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Dyfed.

Map showing location of Cardigan within Dyfed
Location of Cardigan within Dyfed

What is the postcode for Cardigan?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Cardigan is SA43 1LL.

Where is Cardigan in SA43?

Cardigan is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the SA43 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the SA43 postcode district.

Map showing location of Cardigan within SA43
Location of Cardigan within SA43

What is the post town for Cardigan?

The post town for Cardigan is Cardigan. Cardigan is in the SA43 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Cardigan.

What is the latitude and longitude of Cardigan?

The centre of Cardigan is located at position 52.08359° latitude and -4.66085° longitude.

Latitude52.08359°
Longitude-4.66085°

What is the easting and northing of Cardigan?

The centre of Cardigan is located at the grid reference easting 217779 and northing 246145 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting217779
Northing246145

What are the nearest towns to Cardigan?

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

north-east
9m
Cardigan is 9 miles north-east of Newport
north-west
9m
Cardigan is 9 miles north-west of Newcastle Emlyn
north-east
15m
Cardigan is 15 miles north-east of Fishguard
west
15m
Cardigan is 15 miles west of Llandysul
east
15m
Cardigan is 15 miles east of Goodwick
south-west
16m
Cardigan is 16 miles south-west of New Quay
north
18m
Cardigan is 18 miles north of Whitland
north
20m
Cardigan is 20 miles north of St Clears
north
20m
Cardigan is 20 miles north of Narberth
south-west
20m
Cardigan is 20 miles south-west of Aberaeron

What are the nearest cities to Cardigan?

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

north-east
29m
Cardigan is 29 miles north-east of St Davids
north-west
44m
Cardigan is 44 miles north-west of Swansea
north-west
76m
Cardigan is 76 miles north-west of Cardiff
north-west
79m
Cardigan is 79 miles north-west of Newport
south
82m
Cardigan is 82 miles south of Bangor
west
83m
Cardigan is 83 miles west of Hereford
south-west
96m
Cardigan is 96 miles south-west of St Asaph
north-west
99m
Cardigan is 99 miles north-west of Bristol
west
104m
Cardigan is 104 miles west of Worcester
west
104m
Cardigan is 104 miles west of Gloucester

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