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Where is Culross?

Culross is located in the county of Fife, Scotland, three miles north of the town of Bo'ness, 27 miles north-east of the major city of Glasgow, 19 miles north-west of Edinburgh, 317 miles north of Cardiff, and 345 miles north-west of London. Culross lies two miles south-east of the Stirling and Falkirk border. Culross falls within the unitary authority of Fife. It is in the KY12 postcode district. The post town for Culross is Dunfermline.

Culross on a map

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

Which county is Culross in?

Culross is in the ceremonial county of Fife, the historic county of Fife, and the administrative county of Fife.

Ceremonial CountyFife
Historic CountyFife
Administrative CountyFife

Where is Culross in Fife?

Culross is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Fife, and towards the westernmost extremity of Fife.

Map showing location of Culross within Fife
Location of Culross within Fife

What is the postcode for Culross?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Culross is KY12 8HZ.

Where is Culross in KY12?

Culross is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the KY12 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the KY12 postcode district.

Map showing location of Culross within KY12
Location of Culross within KY12

What is the post town for Culross?

The post town for Culross is Dunfermline. Culross is in the KY12 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Dunfermline.

What is the latitude and longitude of Culross?

The centre of Culross is located at position 56.05645° latitude and -3.62981° longitude.

Latitude56.05645°
Longitude-3.62981°

What is the easting and northing of Culross?

The centre of Culross is located at the grid reference easting 298601 and northing 686043 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting298601
Northing686043

What are the nearest towns to Culross?

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

north
3m
Culross is 3 miles north of Bo'ness
north-east
4m
Culross is 4 miles north-east of Grangemouth
north
6m
Culross is 6 miles north of Linlithgow
south-east
6m
Culross is 6 miles south-east of Clackmannan
west
7m
Culross is 7 miles west of Dunfermline
north-east
7m
Culross is 7 miles north-east of Falkirk
south-east
7m
Culross is 7 miles south-east of Alloa
south
8m
Culross is 8 miles south of Dollar
south-east
8m
Culross is 8 miles south-east of Tillicoultry
west
9m
Culross is 9 miles west of Inverkeithing

What are the nearest cities to Culross?

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

east
12m
Culross is 12 miles east of Stirling
north-west
19m
Culross is 19 miles north-west of Edinburgh
south
25m
Culross is 25 miles south of Perth
north-east
27m
Culross is 27 miles north-east of Glasgow
south-west
38m
Culross is 38 miles south-west of Dundee
north
85m
Culross is 85 miles north of Carlisle
south-west
96m
Culross is 96 miles south-west of Aberdeen
south
101m
Culross is 101 miles south of Inverness
north-west
109m
Culross is 109 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
north-west
119m
Culross is 119 miles north-west of Sunderland