GetTheData logo

Where is Harburn?

Harburn is located in the county of West Lothian, Scotland, three miles south of the town of Livingston, 27 miles east of the major city of Glasgow, 16 miles south-west of Edinburgh, 302 miles north of Cardiff, and 330 miles north-west of London. Harburn lies three miles north-east of the Lanarkshire border, and was historically in the county of Midlothian. Harburn falls within the unitary authority of West Lothian. It is in the EH55 postcode district. The post town for Harburn is West Calder.

Harburn on a map

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

Which county is Harburn in?

Harburn is in the ceremonial county of West Lothian, the historic county of Midlothian, and the administrative county of West Lothian.

Ceremonial CountyWest Lothian
Historic CountyMidlothian
Administrative CountyWest Lothian

Where is Harburn in West Lothian?

Harburn is situated towards the southernmost extremity of West Lothian, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of West Lothian.

Location of Harburn within West Lothian
Location of Harburn within West Lothian

What is the postcode for Harburn?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Harburn is EH55 8RP.

Where is Harburn in EH55?

Harburn is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the EH55 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the EH55 postcode district.

Location of Harburn within EH55
Location of Harburn within EH55

Postal Boundaries © GEOLYTIX copyright and database right 2012

What is the post town for Harburn?

The post town for Harburn is West Calder. Harburn is in the EH55 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of West Calder.

What is the latitude and longitude of Harburn?

The centre of Harburn is located at position 55.83657° latitude and -3.53521° longitude.

Latitude55.83657°
Longitude-3.53521°

What is the easting and northing of Harburn?

The centre of Harburn is located at the grid reference easting 303949 and northing 661438 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting303949
Northing661438

What are the nearest towns to Harburn?

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

south
3m
Harburn is 3 miles south of Livingston
south-east
4m
Harburn is 4 miles south-east of Blackburn
south-east
6m
Harburn is 6 miles south-east of Bathgate
east
6m
Harburn is 6 miles east of Whitburn
south
7m
Harburn is 7 miles south of Broxburn
south-east
8m
Harburn is 8 miles south-east of Armadale
south
10m
Harburn is 10 miles south of Linlithgow
south-west
12m
Harburn is 12 miles south-west of Queensferry
west
12m
Harburn is 12 miles west of Penicuik
south
13m
Harburn is 13 miles south of Bo'ness

What are the nearest cities to Harburn?

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

south-west
16m
Harburn is 16 miles south-west of Edinburgh
south-east
25m
Harburn is 25 miles south-east of Stirling
east
27m
Harburn is 27 miles east of Glasgow
south
39m
Harburn is 39 miles south of Perth
south-west
48m
Harburn is 48 miles south-west of Dundee
north
69m
Harburn is 69 miles north of Carlisle
north-west
96m
Harburn is 96 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
north-west
106m
Harburn is 106 miles north-west of Durham
south-west
106m
Harburn is 106 miles south-west of Aberdeen
north-west
107m
Harburn is 107 miles north-west of Sunderland