Where is Isle of Man?

Isle of Man is located in the county of Dumfries, Scotland, two miles east of the town of Dumfries, 27 miles north-west of the major city of Carlisle, 63 miles south of Edinburgh, 248 miles north of Cardiff, and 283 miles north-west of London. Isle of Man lies five miles east of the The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright border, and was historically in the county of Dumfriesshire. Isle of Man falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG1 postcode district. The post town for Isle of Man is Dumfries.

Isle of Man on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Isle of Man
Location of Isle of Man within the UK

Which county is Isle of Man in?

Isle of Man is in the ceremonial county of Dumfries, the historic county of Dumfriesshire, and the administrative county of Dumfries and Galloway.

Ceremonial CountyDumfries
Historic CountyDumfriesshire
Administrative CountyDumfries and Galloway

Where is Isle of Man in Dumfries?

Isle of Man is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Dumfries, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Dumfries.

Location of Isle of Man within Dumfries

What is the postcode for Isle of Man?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Isle of Man is DG1 4PH.

Where is Isle of Man in DG1?

Isle of Man is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the DG1 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the DG1 postcode district.

Location of Isle of Man within DG1

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What is the post town for Isle of Man?

The post town for Isle of Man is Dumfries. Isle of Man is in the DG1 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Dumfries.

What is the latitude and longitude of Isle of Man?

The centre of Isle of Man is located at position 55.063° latitude and -3.55611° longitude.

Latitude55.063°
Longitude-3.55611°

What is the easting and northing of Isle of Man?

The centre of Isle of Man is located at the grid reference easting 300713 and northing 575388 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting300713
Northing575388

What are the nearest towns to Isle of Man?

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

2m
Isle of Man is 2 miles east of Dumfries
6m
Isle of Man is 6 miles south-west of Lochmaben
9m
Isle of Man is 9 miles south-west of Lockerbie
13m
Isle of Man is 13 miles north-west of Annan
14m
Isle of Man is 14 miles north-east of Dalbeattie
15m
Isle of Man is 15 miles north-west of Silloth
17m
Isle of Man is 17 miles north-east of Castle Douglas
19m
Isle of Man is 19 miles south of Moffat
23m
Isle of Man is 23 miles north of Aspatria
23m
Isle of Man is 23 miles north-west of Wigton

What are the nearest cities to Isle of Man?

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

27m
Isle of Man is 27 miles north-west of Carlisle
62m
Isle of Man is 62 miles south-east of Glasgow
63m
Isle of Man is 63 miles south of Edinburgh
74m
Isle of Man is 74 miles south of Stirling
76m
Isle of Man is 76 miles north of Lancaster
78m
Isle of Man is 78 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
81m
Isle of Man is 81 miles west of Durham
87m
Isle of Man is 87 miles west of Sunderland
92m
Isle of Man is 92 miles south of Perth
96m
Isle of Man is 96 miles north of Preston

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