1. Johnstone

Where is Johnstone?

Johnstone is located in the county of Renfrewshire, Scotland, three miles west of the town of Paisley, 11 miles west of the major city of Glasgow, 52 miles west of Edinburgh, 306 miles north of Cardiff, and 349 miles north-west of London. Johnstone lies four miles north of the Ayrshire and Arran border. Johnstone falls within the unitary authority of Renfrewshire. It is in the PA5 postcode district. The post town for Johnstone is Johnstone.

Johnstone on a map

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

Which county is Johnstone in?

Johnstone is in the ceremonial county of Renfrewshire, the historic county of Renfrewshire, and the administrative county of Renfrewshire.

Ceremonial CountyRenfrewshire
Historic CountyRenfrewshire
Administrative CountyRenfrewshire

Where is Johnstone in Renfrewshire?

Johnstone is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Renfrewshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Renfrewshire.

Location of Johnstone within Renfrewshire

What is the postcode for Johnstone?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Johnstone is PA5 8DX.

Where is Johnstone in PA5?

Johnstone is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the PA5 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the PA5 postcode district.

Location of Johnstone within PA5

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What is the post town for Johnstone?

The post town for Johnstone is Johnstone. Johnstone is in the PA5 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Johnstone.

What is the latitude and longitude of Johnstone?

The centre of Johnstone is located at position 55.8369° latitude and -4.51309° longitude.

Latitude55.8369°
Longitude-4.51309°

What is the easting and northing of Johnstone?

The centre of Johnstone is located at the grid reference easting 242717 and northing 663265 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting242717
Northing663265

What are the nearest towns to Johnstone?

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

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Johnstone is 3 miles west of Paisley
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Johnstone is 5 miles south-west of Erskine
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Johnstone is 5 miles north-west of Barrhead
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Johnstone is 6 miles south-west of Renfrew
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Johnstone is 6 miles south-west of Clydebank
8m
Johnstone is 8 miles south of Dumbarton
9m
Johnstone is 9 miles south-west of Bearsden
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Johnstone is 10 miles south-east of Port Glasgow
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Johnstone is 11 miles south-west of Milngavie
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Johnstone is 11 miles north of Stewarton

What are the nearest cities to Johnstone?

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

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Johnstone is 11 miles west of Glasgow
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Johnstone is 30 miles south-west of Stirling
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Johnstone is 52 miles west of Edinburgh
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Johnstone is 57 miles south-west of Perth
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Johnstone is 73 miles south-west of Dundee
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Johnstone is 90 miles north-west of Carlisle
114m
Johnstone is 114 miles south of Inverness
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Johnstone is 129 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
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Johnstone is 130 miles south-west of Aberdeen
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Johnstone is 137 miles north-west of Durham

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