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Where is Grangemouth?

Grangemouth is located in the county of Stirling and Falkirk, Scotland, three miles north-east of the town of Falkirk, 23 miles north-east of the major city of Glasgow, 21 miles west of Edinburgh, 315 miles north of Cardiff, and 344 miles north-west of London. Grangemouth lies two miles south-west of the Fife border, and was historically in the county of Stirlingshire. Grangemouth falls within the unitary authority of Falkirk. It is in the FK3 postcode district. The post town for Grangemouth is Grangemouth.

Grangemouth on a map

Map showing extent of Grangemouth as bounding box
Bounding box showing extent of Grangemouth
Map showing location of Grangemouth within the UK
Location of Grangemouth within the UK

Which county is Grangemouth in?

Grangemouth is in the ceremonial county of Stirling and Falkirk, the historic county of Stirlingshire, and the administrative county of Falkirk.

Ceremonial CountyStirling and Falkirk
Historic CountyStirlingshire
Administrative CountyFalkirk

Where is Grangemouth in Stirling and Falkirk?

Grangemouth is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Stirling and Falkirk, and towards the easternmost extremity of Stirling and Falkirk.

Map showing location of Grangemouth within Stirling and Falkirk
Location of Grangemouth within Stirling and Falkirk

What is the postcode for Grangemouth?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Grangemouth is FK3 8AF.

Where is Grangemouth in FK3?

Grangemouth is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the FK3 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the FK3 postcode district.

Map showing location of Grangemouth within FK3
Location of Grangemouth within FK3

What is the post town for Grangemouth?

The post town for Grangemouth is Grangemouth. Grangemouth is in the FK3 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Grangemouth.

What is the latitude and longitude of Grangemouth?

The centre of Grangemouth is located at position 56.01956° latitude and -3.72189° longitude.

Latitude56.01956°
Longitude-3.72189°

What is the easting and northing of Grangemouth?

The centre of Grangemouth is located at the grid reference easting 292765 and northing 682076 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting292765
Northing682076

What are the nearest towns to Grangemouth?

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

north-east
3m
Grangemouth is 3 miles north-east of Falkirk
south-west
4m
Grangemouth is 4 miles south-west of Culross
west
5m
Grangemouth is 5 miles west of Bo'ness
north-west
6m
Grangemouth is 6 miles north-west of Linlithgow
south
6m
Grangemouth is 6 miles south of Clackmannan
east
7m
Grangemouth is 7 miles east of Denny
south
7m
Grangemouth is 7 miles south of Alloa
north
8m
Grangemouth is 8 miles north of Armadale
north
9m
Grangemouth is 9 miles north of Bathgate
south
9m
Grangemouth is 9 miles south of Tillicoultry

What are the nearest cities to Grangemouth?

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

south-east
11m
Grangemouth is 11 miles south-east of Stirling
west
21m
Grangemouth is 21 miles west of Edinburgh
north-east
23m
Grangemouth is 23 miles north-east of Glasgow
south-west
28m
Grangemouth is 28 miles south-west of Perth
south-west
42m
Grangemouth is 42 miles south-west of Dundee
north
84m
Grangemouth is 84 miles north of Carlisle
south-west
100m
Grangemouth is 100 miles south-west of Aberdeen
south
103m
Grangemouth is 103 miles south of Inverness
north-west
110m
Grangemouth is 110 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
north-west
120m
Grangemouth is 120 miles north-west of Sunderland

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