Where is Gogar?

Gogar is located in the county of City of Edinburgh, Scotland, four miles south-east of the town of Queensferry, 36 miles east of the major city of Glasgow, six miles west of Edinburgh, 308 miles north of Cardiff, and 333 miles north-west of London. Gogar lies three miles east of the West Lothian border, and was historically in the county of Edinburgh. Gogar falls within the unitary authority of City of Edinburgh. It is in the EH12 postcode district. The post town for Gogar is Edinburgh.

Gogar on a map

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

Which county is Gogar in?

Gogar is in the ceremonial county of City of Edinburgh, the historic county of Edinburgh, and the administrative county of City of Edinburgh.

Ceremonial CountyCity of Edinburgh
Historic CountyEdinburgh
Administrative CountyCity of Edinburgh

Where is Gogar in City of Edinburgh?

Gogar is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of City of Edinburgh, and towards the westernmost extremity of City of Edinburgh.

Location of Gogar within City of Edinburgh

What is the postcode for Gogar?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Gogar is EH12 9SB.

Where is Gogar in EH12?

Gogar is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the EH12 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the EH12 postcode district.

Location of Gogar within EH12

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What is the post town for Gogar?

The post town for Gogar is Edinburgh. Gogar is in the EH12 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Edinburgh.

What is the latitude and longitude of Gogar?

The centre of Gogar is located at position 55.93676° latitude and -3.33145° longitude.

Latitude55.93676°
Longitude-3.33145°

What is the easting and northing of Gogar?

The centre of Gogar is located at the grid reference easting 316924 and northing 672324 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting316924
Northing672324

What are the nearest towns to Gogar?

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

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Gogar is 4 miles south-east of Queensferry
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Gogar is 5 miles east of Broxburn
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Gogar is 7 miles south of Inverkeithing
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Gogar is 8 miles north-east of Livingston
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Gogar is 8 miles north-west of Loanhead
8m
Gogar is 8 miles north-west of Penicuik
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Gogar is 9 miles south-west of Burntisland
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Gogar is 10 miles north-west of Bonnyrigg
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Gogar is 10 miles west of Dalkeith
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Gogar is 11 miles south-east of Dunfermline

What are the nearest cities to Gogar?

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

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Gogar is 6 miles west of Edinburgh
26m
Gogar is 26 miles south-east of Stirling
32m
Gogar is 32 miles south of Perth
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Gogar is 36 miles east of Glasgow
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Gogar is 39 miles south of Dundee
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Gogar is 74 miles north of Carlisle
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Gogar is 95 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
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Gogar is 96 miles south-west of Aberdeen
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Gogar is 105 miles north-west of Sunderland
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Gogar is 106 miles north-west of Durham

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