1. Fochabers

Where is Fochabers?

Fochabers is located in the county of Moray, Scotland, six miles south-west of the town of Buckie, 49 miles north-west of the major city of Aberdeen, 115 miles north of Edinburgh, 424 miles north of Cardiff, and 438 miles north of London. Fochabers lies two miles north of the Banffshire border, and was historically in the county of Nairn. Fochabers falls within the unitary authority of Moray. It is in the IV32 postcode district. The post town for Fochabers is Fochabers.

Fochabers on a map

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

Which county is Fochabers in?

Fochabers is in the ceremonial county of Moray, the historic county of Nairn, and the administrative county of Moray.

Ceremonial CountyMoray
Historic CountyNairn
Administrative CountyMoray

Where is Fochabers in Moray?

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

Location of Fochabers within Moray

What is the postcode for Fochabers?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Fochabers is IV32 7DY.

Where is Fochabers in IV32?

Fochabers is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the IV32 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the IV32 postcode district.

Location of Fochabers within IV32

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What is the post town for Fochabers?

The post town for Fochabers is Fochabers. Fochabers is in the IV32 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Fochabers.

What is the latitude and longitude of Fochabers?

The centre of Fochabers is located at position 57.61303° latitude and -3.09357° longitude.

Latitude57.61303°
Longitude-3.09357°

What is the easting and northing of Fochabers?

The centre of Fochabers is located at the grid reference easting 334763 and northing 858643 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting334763
Northing858643

What are the nearest towns to Fochabers?

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

6m
Fochabers is 6 miles south-west of Buckie
7m
Fochabers is 7 miles north-west of Keith
7m
Fochabers is 7 miles north-east of Rothes
9m
Fochabers is 9 miles east of Elgin
9m
Fochabers is 9 miles south-west of Findochty
10m
Fochabers is 10 miles south-east of Lossiemouth
11m
Fochabers is 11 miles north-east of Charlestown of Aberlour
12m
Fochabers is 12 miles south-west of Cullen
12m
Fochabers is 12 miles north of Dufftown
16m
Fochabers is 16 miles west of Portsoy

What are the nearest cities to Fochabers?

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

43m
Fochabers is 43 miles east of Inverness
49m
Fochabers is 49 miles north-west of Aberdeen
80m
Fochabers is 80 miles north of Dundee
85m
Fochabers is 85 miles north of Perth
108m
Fochabers is 108 miles north of Stirling
115m
Fochabers is 115 miles north of Edinburgh
129m
Fochabers is 129 miles north of Glasgow
188m
Fochabers is 188 miles north of Carlisle
191m
Fochabers is 191 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
199m
Fochabers is 199 miles north of Sunderland

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