1. Ferndale

Where is Ferndale?

Ferndale is located in the county of Mid Glamorgan, Wales, two miles north-east of the town of Rhondda, 20 miles west of the major city of Newport, 17 miles north-west of Cardiff, and 143 miles west of London. Ferndale lies five miles east of the West Glamorgan border, and was historically in the county of Glamorgan. Ferndale falls within the unitary authority of Rhondda Cynon Taf - Rhondda Cynon Taf. It is in the CF43 postcode district. The post town for Ferndale is Ferndale.

Ferndale on a map

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

Which county is Ferndale in?

Ferndale is in the ceremonial county of Mid Glamorgan, the historic county of Glamorgan, and the administrative county of Rhondda Cynon Taf - Rhondda Cynon Taf.

Ceremonial CountyMid Glamorgan
Historic CountyGlamorgan
Administrative CountyRhondda Cynon Taf - Rhondda Cynon Taf

Where is Ferndale in Mid Glamorgan?

Ferndale is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Mid Glamorgan, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Mid Glamorgan.

Location of Ferndale within Mid Glamorgan

What is the postcode for Ferndale?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Ferndale is CF43 4RL.

Where is Ferndale in CF43?

Ferndale is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the CF43 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the CF43 postcode district.

Location of Ferndale within CF43

Postal Boundaries © GEOLYTIX copyright and database right 2012

What is the post town for Ferndale?

The post town for Ferndale is Ferndale. Ferndale is in the CF43 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Ferndale.

What is the latitude and longitude of Ferndale?

The centre of Ferndale is located at position 51.66176° latitude and -3.44837° longitude.

Latitude51.66176°
Longitude-3.44837°

What is the easting and northing of Ferndale?

The centre of Ferndale is located at the grid reference easting 299917 and northing 196881 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting299917
Northing196881

What are the nearest towns to Ferndale?

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

2m
Ferndale is 2 miles north-east of Rhondda
3m
Ferndale is 3 miles east of Treorchy
3m
Ferndale is 3 miles north of Tonypandy
3m
Ferndale is 3 miles south-west of Mountain Ash
4m
Ferndale is 4 miles south of Aberdare
4m
Ferndale is 4 miles east of Treherbert
4m
Ferndale is 4 miles north-west of Porth
5m
Ferndale is 5 miles west of Abercynon
6m
Ferndale is 6 miles north-west of Pontypridd
6m
Ferndale is 6 miles west of Treharris

What are the nearest cities to Ferndale?

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

17m
Ferndale is 17 miles north-west of Cardiff
20m
Ferndale is 20 miles west of Newport
21m
Ferndale is 21 miles east of Swansea
39m
Ferndale is 39 miles west of Bristol
41m
Ferndale is 41 miles south-west of Hereford
47m
Ferndale is 47 miles north-west of Wells
51m
Ferndale is 51 miles north-west of Bath
53m
Ferndale is 53 miles west of Gloucester
64m
Ferndale is 64 miles south-west of Worcester
65m
Ferndale is 65 miles north of Exeter

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