1. Doune

Where is Doune?

Doune is located in the county of Stirling and Falkirk, Scotland, three miles west of the town of Dunblane, 24 miles north of the major city of Glasgow, 37 miles north-west of Edinburgh, 328 miles north of Cardiff, and 361 miles north-west of London. Doune lies five miles south of the Perth and Kinross border, and was historically in the county of Perthshire. Doune falls within the unitary authority of Stirling. It is in the FK16 postcode district. The post town for Doune is Doune.

Doune on a map

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

Which county is Doune in?

Doune is in the ceremonial county of Stirling and Falkirk, the historic county of Perthshire, and the administrative county of Stirling.

Ceremonial CountyStirling and Falkirk
Historic CountyPerthshire
Administrative CountyStirling

Where is Doune in Stirling and Falkirk?

Doune is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Stirling and Falkirk, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Stirling and Falkirk.

Location of Doune within Stirling and Falkirk

What is the postcode for Doune?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Doune is FK16 6BG.

Where is Doune in FK16?

Doune is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the FK16 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the FK16 postcode district.

Location of Doune within FK16

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What is the post town for Doune?

The post town for Doune is Doune. Doune is in the FK16 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Doune.

What is the latitude and longitude of Doune?

The centre of Doune is located at position 56.1896° latitude and -4.05257° longitude.

Latitude56.1896°
Longitude-4.05257°

What is the easting and northing of Doune?

The centre of Doune is located at the grid reference easting 272718 and northing 701561 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting272718
Northing701561

What are the nearest towns to Doune?

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

3m
Doune is 3 miles west of Dunblane
5m
Doune is 5 miles north-west of Bridge of Allan
7m
Doune is 7 miles south-east of Callander
10m
Doune is 10 miles west of Alva
11m
Doune is 11 miles north-west of Alloa
12m
Doune is 12 miles west of Tillicoultry
13m
Doune is 13 miles north-west of Denny
13m
Doune is 13 miles north-west of Clackmannan
15m
Doune is 15 miles north of Kilsyth
15m
Doune is 15 miles west of Dollar

What are the nearest cities to Doune?

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

7m
Doune is 7 miles north-west of Stirling
24m
Doune is 24 miles north of Glasgow
28m
Doune is 28 miles south-west of Perth
37m
Doune is 37 miles north-west of Edinburgh
45m
Doune is 45 miles south-west of Dundee
90m
Doune is 90 miles south of Inverness
100m
Doune is 100 miles north-west of Carlisle
100m
Doune is 100 miles south-west of Aberdeen
127m
Doune is 127 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
137m
Doune is 137 miles north-west of Sunderland

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