Where is Hillend?

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 on a map

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

Which county is Hillend in?

Hillend is in the ceremonial county of Fife, the historic county of Fife, and the administrative county of Fife.

Ceremonial CountyFife
Historic CountyFife
Administrative CountyFife

Where is Hillend in Fife?

Hillend is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Fife, and towards the westernmost extremity of Fife.

Location of Hillend within Fife

What is the postcode for Hillend?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Hillend is KY11 9JB.

Where is Hillend in KY11?

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.

Location of Hillend within KY11

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What is the latitude and longitude of Hillend?

The centre of Hillend is located at position 56.04172° latitude and -3.37071° longitude.

Latitude56.04172°
Longitude-3.37071°

What is the easting and northing of Hillend?

The centre of Hillend is located at the grid reference easting 314703 and northing 684052 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting314703
Northing684052

What are the nearest towns to Hillend?

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

1m
Hillend is 1 mile north-east of Inverkeithing
4m
Hillend is 4 miles north of Queensferry
4m
Hillend is 4 miles south-east of Dunfermline
5m
Hillend is 5 miles south of Cowdenbeath
5m
Hillend is 5 miles west of Burntisland
7m
Hillend is 7 miles south of Lochgelly
8m
Hillend is 8 miles west of Kinghorn
8m
Hillend is 8 miles north-east of Broxburn
9m
Hillend is 9 miles east of Bo'ness
9m
Hillend is 9 miles south-west of Kirkcaldy

What are the nearest cities to Hillend?

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

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Hillend is 9 miles north-west of Edinburgh
22m
Hillend is 22 miles east of Stirling
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Hillend is 25 miles south of Perth
33m
Hillend is 33 miles south-west of Dundee
36m
Hillend is 36 miles east of Glasgow
81m
Hillend is 81 miles north of Carlisle
91m
Hillend is 91 miles south-west of Aberdeen
101m
Hillend is 101 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
105m
Hillend is 105 miles south of Inverness
111m
Hillend is 111 miles north-west of Sunderland

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