Flint is located in the county of Clwyd, Wales, four miles south-east of the town of Holywell, 11 miles west of the major city of Chester, 122 miles north of Cardiff, and 175 miles north-west of London. Flint lies two miles west of the Cheshire border, and was historically in the county of Flintshire. Flint falls within the unitary authority of Sir y Fflint - Flintshire. It is in the CH6 postcode district.
Flint is in the ceremonial county of Clwyd, the historic county of Flintshire, and the administrative county of Sir y Fflint - Flintshire.
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Flint is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Clwyd, and towards the easternmost extremity of Clwyd.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Flint is CH6 5AP.
Flint is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the CH6 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the CH6 postcode district.
The centre of Flint is located at position 53.24827° latitude and -3.13652° longitude.
The centre of Flint is located at the grid reference easting 324262 and northing 372965 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Flint relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Flint to the centre of the town.
Position of Flint relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Flint to the centre of the city.