Ferryhill is located in the county of Durham, North East England, two miles east of the town of Spennymoor, 11 miles north of the major town of Darlington, 109 miles south-east of Edinburgh, and 227 miles north of London. Ferryhill falls within the unitary authority of County Durham. It is in the DL17 postcode district. The post town for Ferryhill is Ferryhill.
Ferryhill is in the ceremonial county of Durham, the historic county of Durham, and the administrative county of County Durham.
Ferryhill is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Durham, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Durham.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Ferryhill is DL17 8JN.
Ferryhill is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the DL17 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the DL17 postcode district.
The post town for Ferryhill is Ferryhill. Ferryhill is in the DL17 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Ferryhill.
The centre of Ferryhill is located at position 54.68905° latitude and -1.55686° longitude.
The centre of Ferryhill is located at the grid reference easting 428664 and northing 532757 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Ferryhill relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Ferryhill to the centre of the town.
Position of Ferryhill relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Ferryhill to the centre of the city.