Where is Carstairs Junction?

Carstairs Junction is located in the county of Lanarkshire, Scotland, four miles east of the town of Lanark, 25 miles south-east of the major city of Glasgow, 26 miles south-west of Edinburgh, 292 miles north of Cardiff, and 323 miles north-west of London. Carstairs Junction lies seven miles south of the West Lothian border. Carstairs Junction falls within the unitary authority of South Lanarkshire. It is in the ML11 postcode district. The post town for Carstairs Junction is Lanark.

Carstairs Junction on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Carstairs Junction
Location of Carstairs Junction within the UK

Which county is Carstairs Junction in?

Carstairs Junction is in the ceremonial county of Lanarkshire, the historic county of Lanarkshire, and the administrative county of South Lanarkshire.

Ceremonial CountyLanarkshire
Historic CountyLanarkshire
Administrative CountySouth Lanarkshire

Where is Carstairs Junction in Lanarkshire?

Carstairs Junction is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Lanarkshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Lanarkshire.

Location of Carstairs Junction within Lanarkshire

What is the postcode for Carstairs Junction?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Carstairs Junction is ML11 8RD.

Where is Carstairs Junction in ML11?

Carstairs Junction is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the ML11 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the ML11 postcode district.

Location of Carstairs Junction within ML11

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What is the post town for Carstairs Junction?

The post town for Carstairs Junction is Lanark. Carstairs Junction is in the ML11 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Lanark.

What is the latitude and longitude of Carstairs Junction?

The centre of Carstairs Junction is located at position 55.6888° latitude and -3.66473° longitude.

Latitude55.6888°
Longitude-3.66473°

What is the easting and northing of Carstairs Junction?

The centre of Carstairs Junction is located at the grid reference easting 295442 and northing 645181 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting295442
Northing645181

What are the nearest towns to Carstairs Junction?

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

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Carstairs Junction is 4 miles east of Lanark
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Carstairs Junction is 7 miles north-west of Biggar
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Carstairs Junction is 8 miles south-east of Carluke
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Carstairs Junction is 12 miles south-east of Wishaw
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Carstairs Junction is 12 miles south of Whitburn
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Carstairs Junction is 12 miles east of Larkhall
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Carstairs Junction is 13 miles south of Blackburn
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Carstairs Junction is 15 miles south of Armadale
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Carstairs Junction is 15 miles south-east of Motherwell
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Carstairs Junction is 15 miles south-west of Livingston

What are the nearest cities to Carstairs Junction?

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

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Carstairs Junction is 25 miles south-east of Glasgow
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Carstairs Junction is 26 miles south-west of Edinburgh
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Carstairs Junction is 31 miles south of Stirling
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Carstairs Junction is 50 miles south of Perth
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Carstairs Junction is 60 miles south-west of Dundee
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Carstairs Junction is 62 miles north-west of Carlisle
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Carstairs Junction is 95 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
104m
Carstairs Junction is 104 miles north-west of Durham
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Carstairs Junction is 105 miles north-west of Sunderland
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Carstairs Junction is 118 miles south-west of Aberdeen

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