Where is Heriot?

Heriot is located in the county of Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale, Scotland, nine miles south-east of the town of Bonnyrigg, 47 miles south of the major city of Dundee, 15 miles south-east of Edinburgh, 297 miles north of Cardiff, and 317 miles north of London. Heriot lies roughly one mile south-east of the Midlothian border, and was historically in the county of Midlothian. Heriot falls within the unitary authority of Scottish Borders. It is in the EH38 postcode district. The post town for Heriot is Heriot.

Heriot on a map

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

Which county is Heriot in?

Heriot is in the ceremonial county of Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale, the historic county of Midlothian, and the administrative county of Scottish Borders.

Ceremonial CountyRoxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale
Historic CountyMidlothian
Administrative CountyScottish Borders

Where is Heriot in Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale?

Heriot is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale.

Location of Heriot within Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale

What is the postcode for Heriot?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Heriot is EH38 5YN.

Where is Heriot in EH38?

Heriot is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the EH38 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the EH38 postcode district.

Location of Heriot within EH38

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What is the post town for Heriot?

The post town for Heriot is Heriot. Heriot is in the EH38 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Heriot.

What is the latitude and longitude of Heriot?

The centre of Heriot is located at position 55.77973° latitude and -2.95553° longitude.

Latitude55.77973°
Longitude-2.95553°

What is the easting and northing of Heriot?

The centre of Heriot is located at the grid reference easting 340165 and northing 654458 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting340165
Northing654458

What are the nearest towns to Heriot?

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

9m
Heriot is 9 miles south-east of Bonnyrigg
9m
Heriot is 9 miles south-east of Dalkeith
9m
Heriot is 9 miles north-west of Lauder
10m
Heriot is 10 miles south-east of Loanhead
11m
Heriot is 11 miles east of Penicuik
11m
Heriot is 11 miles south of Tranent
12m
Heriot is 12 miles south of Musselburgh
12m
Heriot is 12 miles north of Innerleithen
12m
Heriot is 12 miles south of Prestonpans
13m
Heriot is 13 miles north-east of Peebles

What are the nearest cities to Heriot?

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

15m
Heriot is 15 miles south-east of Edinburgh
45m
Heriot is 45 miles south-east of Stirling
47m
Heriot is 47 miles south-east of Perth
47m
Heriot is 47 miles south of Dundee
50m
Heriot is 50 miles east of Glasgow
61m
Heriot is 61 miles north of Carlisle
77m
Heriot is 77 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
87m
Heriot is 87 miles north-west of Sunderland
88m
Heriot is 88 miles north-west of Durham
100m
Heriot is 100 miles south of Aberdeen

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