Where is Ferness?

Ferness is located in the county of Nairn, Scotland, nine miles south-east of the town of Nairn, 65 miles west of the major city of Aberdeen, 108 miles north of Edinburgh, 416 miles north of Cardiff, and 437 miles north of London. Ferness lies two miles south-west of the Moray border. Ferness falls within the unitary authority of Highland. It is in the IV12 postcode district. The post town for Ferness is Nairn.

Ferness on a map

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

Which county is Ferness in?

Ferness is in the ceremonial county of Nairn, the historic county of Nairn, and the administrative county of Highland.

Ceremonial CountyNairn
Historic CountyNairn
Administrative CountyHighland

Where is Ferness in Nairn?

Ferness is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Nairn, and towards the easternmost extremity of Nairn.

Location of Ferness within Nairn

Where is Ferness in IV12?

Ferness is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the IV12 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the IV12 postcode district.

Location of Ferness within IV12

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What is the post town for Ferness?

The post town for Ferness is Nairn. Ferness is in the IV12 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Nairn.

What is the latitude and longitude of Ferness?

The centre of Ferness is located at position 57.48398° latitude and -3.73033° longitude.

Latitude57.48398°
Longitude-3.73033°

What is the easting and northing of Ferness?

The centre of Ferness is located at the grid reference easting 296357 and northing 845071 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting296357
Northing845071

What are the nearest towns to Ferness?

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

9m
Ferness is 9 miles south-east of Nairn
10m
Ferness is 10 miles south-west of Forres
12m
Ferness is 12 miles north of Grantown-on-Spey
16m
Ferness is 16 miles south-east of Fortrose
17m
Ferness is 17 miles south-west of Burghead
18m
Ferness is 18 miles south-east of Cromarty
19m
Ferness is 19 miles west of Charlestown of Aberlour
19m
Ferness is 19 miles south-west of Elgin
20m
Ferness is 20 miles west of Rothes
21m
Ferness is 21 miles north of Aviemore

What are the nearest cities to Ferness?

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

18m
Ferness is 18 miles east of Inverness
65m
Ferness is 65 miles west of Aberdeen
76m
Ferness is 76 miles north of Perth
77m
Ferness is 77 miles north of Dundee
95m
Ferness is 95 miles north of Stirling
108m
Ferness is 108 miles north of Edinburgh
114m
Ferness is 114 miles north of Glasgow
182m
Ferness is 182 miles north of Carlisle
192m
Ferness is 192 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
200m
Ferness is 200 miles north-west of Sunderland

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