1. Glais

Where is Glais?

Glais is located in the county of West Glamorgan, Wales, three miles south-west of the town of Pontardawe, five miles north-east of the major city of Swansea, 33 miles north-west of Cardiff, and 162 miles west of London. Glais lies six miles south-east of the Dyfed border, and was historically in the county of Glamorgan. Glais falls within the unitary authority of Abertawe - Swansea. It is in the SA7 postcode district. The post town for Glais is Swansea.

Glais on a map

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

Which county is Glais in?

Glais is in the ceremonial county of West Glamorgan, the historic county of Glamorgan, and the administrative county of Abertawe - Swansea.

Ceremonial CountyWest Glamorgan
Historic CountyGlamorgan
Administrative CountyAbertawe - Swansea

Where is Glais in West Glamorgan?

Glais is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of West Glamorgan, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of West Glamorgan.

Location of Glais within West Glamorgan

What is the postcode for Glais?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Glais is SA7 9EN.

Where is Glais in SA7?

Glais is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the SA7 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the SA7 postcode district.

Location of Glais within SA7

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What is the post town for Glais?

The post town for Glais is Swansea. Glais is in the SA7 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Swansea.

What is the latitude and longitude of Glais?

The centre of Glais is located at position 51.68841° latitude and -3.87692° longitude.

Latitude51.68841°
Longitude-3.87692°

What is the easting and northing of Glais?

The centre of Glais is located at the grid reference easting 270354 and northing 200518 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting270354
Northing200518

What are the nearest towns to Glais?

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

3m
Glais is 3 miles south-west of Pontardawe
4m
Glais is 4 miles north-west of Neath
7m
Glais is 7 miles east of Pontarddulais
7m
Glais is 7 miles east of Gorseinon
8m
Glais is 8 miles north-west of Port Talbot
8m
Glais is 8 miles south-west of Ystradgynlais
8m
Glais is 8 miles east of Loughor
9m
Glais is 9 miles south-east of Ammanford
11m
Glais is 11 miles north-west of Maesteg
12m
Glais is 12 miles west of Glyn-neath

What are the nearest cities to Glais?

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

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Glais is 5 miles north-east of Swansea
33m
Glais is 33 miles north-west of Cardiff
38m
Glais is 38 miles west of Newport
56m
Glais is 56 miles south-west of Hereford
57m
Glais is 57 miles west of Bristol
61m
Glais is 61 miles east of St Davids
63m
Glais is 63 miles north-west of Wells
68m
Glais is 68 miles north of Exeter
69m
Glais is 69 miles west of Bath
71m
Glais is 71 miles west of Gloucester

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