1. Killin

Where is Killin?

Killin is located in the county of Stirling and Falkirk, Scotland, 16 miles north of the town of Callander, 42 miles north of the major city of Glasgow, 56 miles north-west of Edinburgh, 348 miles north of Cardiff, and 382 miles north-west of London. Killin lies just west of the Perth and Kinross border, and was historically in the county of Perthshire. Killin falls within the unitary authority of Stirling. It is in the FK21 postcode district. The post town for Killin is Killin.

Killin on a map

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

Which county is Killin in?

Killin is in the ceremonial county of Stirling and Falkirk, the historic county of Perthshire, and the administrative county of Stirling.

Ceremonial CountyStirling and Falkirk
Historic CountyPerthshire
Administrative CountyStirling

Where is Killin in Stirling and Falkirk?

Killin is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Stirling and Falkirk, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Stirling and Falkirk.

Location of Killin within Stirling and Falkirk

What is the postcode for Killin?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Killin is FK21 8UN.

Where is Killin in FK21?

Killin is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the FK21 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the FK21 postcode district.

Location of Killin within FK21

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What is the post town for Killin?

The post town for Killin is Killin. Killin is in the FK21 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Killin.

What is the latitude and longitude of Killin?

The centre of Killin is located at position 56.46757° latitude and -4.31817° longitude.

Latitude56.46757°
Longitude-4.31817°

What is the easting and northing of Killin?

The centre of Killin is located at the grid reference easting 257281 and northing 733013 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting257281
Northing733013

What are the nearest towns to Killin?

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

16m
Killin is 16 miles north of Callander
19m
Killin is 19 miles west of Crieff
20m
Killin is 20 miles south-west of Aberfeldy
22m
Killin is 22 miles north-west of Doune
24m
Killin is 24 miles north-west of Dunblane
26m
Killin is 26 miles north-west of Bridge of Allan
26m
Killin is 26 miles north-west of Auchterarder
28m
Killin is 28 miles south-west of Pitlochry
29m
Killin is 29 miles north-west of Alva
31m
Killin is 31 miles north-west of Tillicoultry

What are the nearest cities to Killin?

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

28m
Killin is 28 miles north-west of Stirling
34m
Killin is 34 miles west of Perth
42m
Killin is 42 miles north of Glasgow
52m
Killin is 52 miles west of Dundee
56m
Killin is 56 miles north-west of Edinburgh
70m
Killin is 70 miles south of Inverness
97m
Killin is 97 miles south-west of Aberdeen
122m
Killin is 122 miles north-west of Carlisle
148m
Killin is 148 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
158m
Killin is 158 miles north-west of Sunderland

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