Where is Finavon?

Finavon is located in the county of Angus, Scotland, five miles north-east of the town of Forfar, 18 miles north of the major city of Dundee, 54 miles north of Edinburgh, 362 miles north of Cardiff, and 375 miles north of London. Finavon falls within the unitary authority of Angus. It is in the DD8 postcode district.

Finavon on a map

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

Which county is Finavon in?

Finavon is in the ceremonial county of Angus, the historic county of Angus, and the administrative county of Angus.

Ceremonial CountyAngus
Historic CountyAngus
Administrative CountyAngus

Where is Finavon in Angus?

Finavon is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Angus, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Angus.

Location of Finavon within Angus

What is the postcode for Finavon?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Finavon is DD8 3QD.

Where is Finavon in DD8?

Finavon is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the DD8 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the DD8 postcode district.

Location of Finavon within DD8

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What is the latitude and longitude of Finavon?

The centre of Finavon is located at position 56.70531° latitude and -2.82745° longitude.

Latitude56.70531°
Longitude-2.82745°

What is the easting and northing of Finavon?

The centre of Finavon is located at the grid reference easting 349436 and northing 757373 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting349436
Northing757373

What are the nearest towns to Finavon?

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

5m
Finavon is 5 miles north-east of Forfar
7m
Finavon is 7 miles west of Brechin
7m
Finavon is 7 miles east of Kirriemuir
14m
Finavon is 14 miles north-west of Arbroath
14m
Finavon is 14 miles west of Montrose
15m
Finavon is 15 miles north of Carnoustie
15m
Finavon is 15 miles north of Monifieth
16m
Finavon is 16 miles south-west of Laurencekirk
16m
Finavon is 16 miles east of Alyth
17m
Finavon is 17 miles north of Broughty Ferry

What are the nearest cities to Finavon?

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

18m
Finavon is 18 miles north of Dundee
32m
Finavon is 32 miles north-east of Perth
41m
Finavon is 41 miles south-west of Aberdeen
54m
Finavon is 54 miles north of Edinburgh
59m
Finavon is 59 miles north-east of Stirling
75m
Finavon is 75 miles south-east of Inverness
80m
Finavon is 80 miles north-east of Glasgow
125m
Finavon is 125 miles north of Carlisle
129m
Finavon is 129 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
137m
Finavon is 137 miles north-west of Sunderland

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