Where is Glenluce?

Glenluce is located in the county of Wigtown, Scotland, nine miles east of the town of Stranraer, 72 miles south of the major city of Glasgow, 98 miles south-west of Edinburgh, 245 miles north of Cardiff, and 303 miles north-west of London. Glenluce was historically in the county of Wigtownshire. Glenluce falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG8 postcode district. The post town for Glenluce is Newton Stewart.

Glenluce on a map

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

Which county is Glenluce in?

Glenluce is in the ceremonial county of Wigtown, the historic county of Wigtownshire, and the administrative county of Dumfries and Galloway.

Ceremonial CountyWigtown
Historic CountyWigtownshire
Administrative CountyDumfries and Galloway

Where is Glenluce in Wigtown?

Glenluce is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Wigtown, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Wigtown.

Location of Glenluce within Wigtown

What is the postcode for Glenluce?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Glenluce is DG8 0QQ.

Where is Glenluce in DG8?

Glenluce is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the DG8 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the DG8 postcode district.

Location of Glenluce within DG8

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What is the post town for Glenluce?

The post town for Glenluce is Newton Stewart. Glenluce is in the DG8 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Newton Stewart.

What is the latitude and longitude of Glenluce?

The centre of Glenluce is located at position 54.88019° latitude and -4.80865° longitude.

Latitude54.88019°
Longitude-4.80865°

What is the easting and northing of Glenluce?

The centre of Glenluce is located at the grid reference easting 219917 and northing 557551 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting219917
Northing557551

What are the nearest towns to Glenluce?

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

9m
Glenluce is 9 miles east of Stranraer
14m
Glenluce is 14 miles south-west of Newton Stewart
15m
Glenluce is 15 miles west of Wigtown
19m
Glenluce is 19 miles north-west of Whithorn
25m
Glenluce is 25 miles west of Gatehouse of Fleet
25m
Glenluce is 25 miles south of Girvan
30m
Glenluce is 30 miles south-west of New Galloway
31m
Glenluce is 31 miles west of Kirkcudbright
33m
Glenluce is 33 miles south of Maybole
35m
Glenluce is 35 miles west of Castle Douglas

What are the nearest cities to Glenluce?

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

72m
Glenluce is 72 miles south of Glasgow
75m
Glenluce is 75 miles west of Carlisle
92m
Glenluce is 92 miles south-west of Stirling
98m
Glenluce is 98 miles south-west of Edinburgh
99m
Glenluce is 99 miles north-west of Lancaster
115m
Glenluce is 115 miles north-west of Preston
118m
Glenluce is 118 miles north of Bangor
118m
Glenluce is 118 miles south-west of Perth
125m
Glenluce is 125 miles north-west of St Asaph
126m
Glenluce is 126 miles north-west of Liverpool

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