1. Galston

Where is Galston?

Galston is located in the county of Ayrshire and Arran, Scotland, two miles west of the town of Newmilns, 19 miles south of the major city of Glasgow, 52 miles south-west of Edinburgh, 289 miles north of Cardiff, and 332 miles north-west of London. Galston lies six miles west of the Lanarkshire border, and was historically in the county of Ayrshire. Galston falls within the unitary authority of East Ayrshire. It is in the KA4 postcode district. The post town for Galston is Galston.

Galston on a map

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

Which county is Galston in?

Galston is in the ceremonial county of Ayrshire and Arran, the historic county of Ayrshire, and the administrative county of East Ayrshire.

Ceremonial CountyAyrshire and Arran
Historic CountyAyrshire
Administrative CountyEast Ayrshire

Where is Galston in Ayrshire and Arran?

Galston is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Ayrshire and Arran, and towards the easternmost extremity of Ayrshire and Arran.

Location of Galston within Ayrshire and Arran

What is the postcode for Galston?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Galston is KA4 8AE.

Where is Galston in KA4?

Galston is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the KA4 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the KA4 postcode district.

Location of Galston within KA4

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What is the post town for Galston?

The post town for Galston is Galston. Galston is in the KA4 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Galston.

What is the latitude and longitude of Galston?

The centre of Galston is located at position 55.60038° latitude and -4.37981° longitude.

Latitude55.60038°
Longitude-4.37981°

What is the easting and northing of Galston?

The centre of Galston is located at the grid reference easting 250158 and northing 636655 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting250158
Northing636655

What are the nearest towns to Galston?

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

2m
Galston is 2 miles west of Newmilns
4m
Galston is 4 miles west of Darvel
5m
Galston is 5 miles east of Kilmarnock
8m
Galston is 8 miles south-east of Stewarton
11m
Galston is 11 miles north of Cumnock
11m
Galston is 11 miles east of Irvine
11m
Galston is 11 miles north-east of Prestwick
12m
Galston is 12 miles east of Troon
13m
Galston is 13 miles east of Kilwinning
14m
Galston is 14 miles south-west of East Kilbride

What are the nearest cities to Galston?

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

19m
Galston is 19 miles south of Glasgow
40m
Galston is 40 miles south-west of Stirling
52m
Galston is 52 miles south-west of Edinburgh
66m
Galston is 66 miles south-west of Perth
75m
Galston is 75 miles north-west of Carlisle
81m
Galston is 81 miles south-west of Dundee
117m
Galston is 117 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
124m
Galston is 124 miles north-west of Lancaster
124m
Galston is 124 miles north-west of Durham
128m
Galston is 128 miles north-west of Sunderland

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