Where is Kilsyth?

Kilsyth is located in the county of Dunbartonshire, Scotland, three miles north-west of the town of Cumbernauld, 11 miles north-east of the major city of Glasgow, 34 miles west of Edinburgh, 313 miles north of Cardiff, and 348 miles north-west of London. Kilsyth lies two miles south-east of the Stirling and Falkirk border, and was historically in the county of Stirlingshire. Kilsyth falls within the unitary authority of North Lanarkshire. It is in the G65 postcode district. The post town for Kilsyth is Glasgow.

Kilsyth on a map

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

Which county is Kilsyth in?

Kilsyth is in the ceremonial county of Dunbartonshire, the historic county of Stirlingshire, and the administrative county of North Lanarkshire.

Ceremonial CountyDunbartonshire
Historic CountyStirlingshire
Administrative CountyNorth Lanarkshire

Where is Kilsyth in Dunbartonshire?

Kilsyth is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Dunbartonshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Dunbartonshire.

Location of Kilsyth within Dunbartonshire

What is the postcode for Kilsyth?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Kilsyth is G65 0SW.

Where is Kilsyth in G65?

Kilsyth is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the G65 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the G65 postcode district.

Location of Kilsyth within G65

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What is the post town for Kilsyth?

The post town for Kilsyth is Glasgow. Kilsyth is in the G65 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Glasgow.

What is the latitude and longitude of Kilsyth?

The centre of Kilsyth is located at position 55.97841° latitude and -4.05792° longitude.

Latitude55.97841°
Longitude-4.05792°

What is the easting and northing of Kilsyth?

The centre of Kilsyth is located at the grid reference easting 271685 and northing 678070 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting271685
Northing678070

What are the nearest towns to Kilsyth?

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

3m
Kilsyth is 3 miles north-west of Cumbernauld
5m
Kilsyth is 5 miles north-east of Kirkintilloch
7m
Kilsyth is 7 miles south-west of Denny
8m
Kilsyth is 8 miles north of Coatbridge
8m
Kilsyth is 8 miles north-east of Bishopbriggs
8m
Kilsyth is 8 miles north of Airdrie
10m
Kilsyth is 10 miles east of Milngavie
11m
Kilsyth is 11 miles west of Falkirk
11m
Kilsyth is 11 miles north of Uddingston
11m
Kilsyth is 11 miles north of Bellshill

What are the nearest cities to Kilsyth?

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

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Kilsyth is 11 miles north-east of Glasgow
11m
Kilsyth is 11 miles south-west of Stirling
34m
Kilsyth is 34 miles west of Edinburgh
37m
Kilsyth is 37 miles south-west of Perth
53m
Kilsyth is 53 miles south-west of Dundee
87m
Kilsyth is 87 miles north-west of Carlisle
104m
Kilsyth is 104 miles south of Inverness
110m
Kilsyth is 110 miles south-west of Aberdeen
118m
Kilsyth is 118 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
128m
Kilsyth is 128 miles north-west of Durham

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