Hamilton is located in the county of Lanarkshire, Scotland, two miles south-west of the town of Motherwell, ten miles south-east of the major city of Glasgow, 35 miles west of Edinburgh, 299 miles north of Cardiff, and 335 miles north-west of London. Hamilton lies five miles south-east of the City of Glasgow border. Hamilton falls within the unitary authority of South Lanarkshire. It is in the ML3 postcode district. The post town for Hamilton is Hamilton.
Hamilton is in the ceremonial county of Lanarkshire, the historic county of Lanarkshire, and the administrative county of South Lanarkshire.
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Hamilton is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Lanarkshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Lanarkshire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Hamilton is ML3 7BL.
Hamilton is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the ML3 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the ML3 postcode district.
The post town for Hamilton is Hamilton. Hamilton is in the ML3 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Hamilton.
The centre of Hamilton is located at position 55.77603° latitude and -4.03339° longitude.
The centre of Hamilton is located at the grid reference easting 272554 and northing 655506 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Hamilton relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Hamilton to the centre of the town.
Position of Hamilton relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Hamilton to the centre of the city.