Where is Hermiston?

Hermiston is located in the county of City of Edinburgh, Scotland, five miles south-east of the town of Queensferry, 35 miles east of the major city of Glasgow, six miles west of Edinburgh, 307 miles north of Cardiff, and 332 miles north-west of London. Hermiston lies three miles east of the West Lothian border, and was historically in the county of Midlothian. Hermiston falls within the unitary authority of City of Edinburgh. It is in the EH12 postcode district. The post town for Hermiston is Edinburgh.

Hermiston on a map

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

Which county is Hermiston in?

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

Ceremonial CountyCity of Edinburgh
Historic CountyMidlothian
Administrative CountyCity of Edinburgh

Where is Hermiston in City of Edinburgh?

Hermiston 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 Hermiston within City of Edinburgh

What is the postcode for Hermiston?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Hermiston is EH12 9BY.

Where is Hermiston in EH12?

Hermiston is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the EH12 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the EH12 postcode district.

Location of Hermiston within EH12

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What is the post town for Hermiston?

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

What is the latitude and longitude of Hermiston?

The centre of Hermiston is located at position 55.92211° latitude and -3.33149° longitude.

Latitude55.92211°
Longitude-3.33149°

What is the easting and northing of Hermiston?

The centre of Hermiston is located at the grid reference easting 316890 and northing 670693 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting316890
Northing670693

What are the nearest towns to Hermiston?

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

5m
Hermiston is 5 miles south-east of Queensferry
5m
Hermiston is 5 miles east of Broxburn
8m
Hermiston is 8 miles north-west of Penicuik
8m
Hermiston is 8 miles east of Livingston
8m
Hermiston is 8 miles north-west of Loanhead
8m
Hermiston is 8 miles south of Inverkeithing
9m
Hermiston is 9 miles west of Bonnyrigg
10m
Hermiston is 10 miles west of Dalkeith
10m
Hermiston is 10 miles south-west of Burntisland
11m
Hermiston is 11 miles west of Musselburgh

What are the nearest cities to Hermiston?

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

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Hermiston is 6 miles west of Edinburgh
27m
Hermiston is 27 miles south-east of Stirling
33m
Hermiston is 33 miles south of Perth
35m
Hermiston is 35 miles east of Glasgow
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Hermiston is 40 miles south of Dundee
73m
Hermiston is 73 miles north of Carlisle
94m
Hermiston is 94 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
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Hermiston is 97 miles south-west of Aberdeen
104m
Hermiston is 104 miles north-west of Sunderland
105m
Hermiston is 105 miles north-west of Durham

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