Hillend is located in the county of Fife, Scotland, one mile north-east of the town of Inverkeithing, 33 miles south-west of the major city of Dundee, nine miles north-west of Edinburgh, 315 miles north of Cardiff, and 340 miles north-west of London. Hillend lies three miles north of the City of Edinburgh border. Hillend falls within the unitary authority of Fife. It is in the KY11 postcode district.
Hillend is in the ceremonial county of Fife, the historic county of Fife, and the administrative county of Fife.
Hillend is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Fife, and towards the westernmost extremity of Fife.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Hillend is KY11 9JB.
Hillend is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the KY11 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the KY11 postcode district.
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The centre of Hillend is located at position 56.04172° latitude and -3.37071° longitude.
The centre of Hillend is located at the grid reference easting 314703 and northing 684052 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Hillend relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Hillend to the centre of the town.
Position of Hillend relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Hillend to the centre of the city.