Where is Failford?

Failford is located in the county of Ayrshire and Arran, Scotland, seven miles east of the town of Prestwick, 26 miles south of the major city of Glasgow, 58 miles south-west of Edinburgh, 283 miles north of Cardiff, and 328 miles north-west of London. Failford was historically in the county of Ayrshire. Failford falls within the unitary authority of South Ayrshire. It is in the KA5 postcode district. The post town for Failford is Mauchline.

Failford on a map

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

Which county is Failford in?

Failford is in the ceremonial county of Ayrshire and Arran, the historic county of Ayrshire, and the administrative county of South Ayrshire.

Ceremonial CountyAyrshire and Arran
Historic CountyAyrshire
Administrative CountySouth Ayrshire

Where is Failford in Ayrshire and Arran?

Failford is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Ayrshire and Arran, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Ayrshire and Arran.

Location of Failford within Ayrshire and Arran

What is the postcode for Failford?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Failford is KA5 5TF.

Where is Failford in KA5?

Failford is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the KA5 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the KA5 postcode district.

Location of Failford within KA5

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What is the post town for Failford?

The post town for Failford is Mauchline. Failford is in the KA5 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Mauchline.

What is the latitude and longitude of Failford?

The centre of Failford is located at position 55.50451° latitude and -4.44092° longitude.

Latitude55.50451°
Longitude-4.44092°

What is the easting and northing of Failford?

The centre of Failford is located at the grid reference easting 245934 and northing 626123 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting245934
Northing626123

What are the nearest towns to Failford?

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

7m
Failford is 7 miles east of Prestwick
7m
Failford is 7 miles south of Galston
8m
Failford is 8 miles south of Kilmarnock
8m
Failford is 8 miles north-west of Cumnock
8m
Failford is 8 miles east of Ayr
8m
Failford is 8 miles south-west of Newmilns
9m
Failford is 9 miles east of Troon
10m
Failford is 10 miles south-west of Darvel
12m
Failford is 12 miles south-east of Irvine
13m
Failford is 13 miles south of Stewarton

What are the nearest cities to Failford?

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

26m
Failford is 26 miles south of Glasgow
47m
Failford is 47 miles south-west of Stirling
58m
Failford is 58 miles south-west of Edinburgh
73m
Failford is 73 miles south-west of Perth
73m
Failford is 73 miles north-west of Carlisle
87m
Failford is 87 miles south-west of Dundee
118m
Failford is 118 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
120m
Failford is 120 miles north-west of Lancaster
124m
Failford is 124 miles north-west of Durham
128m
Failford is 128 miles west of Sunderland

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