Where is Carsphairn?

Carsphairn is located in the county of The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright, Scotland, 11 miles north-west of the town of New Galloway, 45 miles south of the major city of Glasgow, 66 miles south-west of Edinburgh, 262 miles north of Cardiff, and 307 miles north-west of London. Carsphairn lies four miles south-east of the Ayrshire and Arran border, and was historically in the county of Kirkcudbrightshire. Carsphairn falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG7 postcode district. The post town for Carsphairn is Castle Douglas.

Carsphairn on a map

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

Which county is Carsphairn in?

Carsphairn is in the ceremonial county of The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright, the historic county of Kirkcudbrightshire, and the administrative county of Dumfries and Galloway.

Ceremonial CountyThe Stewartry of Kirkcudbright
Historic CountyKirkcudbrightshire
Administrative CountyDumfries and Galloway

Where is Carsphairn in The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright?

Carsphairn is situated towards the northernmost extremity of The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright, and towards the westernmost extremity of The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright.

Location of Carsphairn within The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright

What is the postcode for Carsphairn?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Carsphairn is DG7 3TQ.

Where is Carsphairn in DG7?

Carsphairn is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the DG7 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the DG7 postcode district.

Location of Carsphairn within DG7

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What is the post town for Carsphairn?

The post town for Carsphairn is Castle Douglas. Carsphairn is in the DG7 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Castle Douglas.

What is the latitude and longitude of Carsphairn?

The centre of Carsphairn is located at position 55.21299° latitude and -4.26204° longitude.

Latitude55.21299°
Longitude-4.26204°

What is the easting and northing of Carsphairn?

The centre of Carsphairn is located at the grid reference easting 256175 and northing 593306 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting256175
Northing593306

What are the nearest towns to Carsphairn?

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

11m
Carsphairn is 11 miles north-west of New Galloway
17m
Carsphairn is 17 miles south of Cumnock
17m
Carsphairn is 17 miles south-west of Sanquhar
19m
Carsphairn is 19 miles north-east of Newton Stewart
19m
Carsphairn is 19 miles south-east of Maybole
22m
Carsphairn is 22 miles south-east of Ayr
23m
Carsphairn is 23 miles north-west of Castle Douglas
23m
Carsphairn is 23 miles north of Gatehouse of Fleet
24m
Carsphairn is 24 miles east of Girvan
24m
Carsphairn is 24 miles south-east of Prestwick

What are the nearest cities to Carsphairn?

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

45m
Carsphairn is 45 miles south of Glasgow
57m
Carsphairn is 57 miles north-west of Carlisle
64m
Carsphairn is 64 miles south of Stirling
66m
Carsphairn is 66 miles south-west of Edinburgh
88m
Carsphairn is 88 miles south-west of Perth
99m
Carsphairn is 99 miles north-west of Lancaster
100m
Carsphairn is 100 miles south-west of Dundee
106m
Carsphairn is 106 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
111m
Carsphairn is 111 miles west of Durham
116m
Carsphairn is 116 miles west of Sunderland

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