1. Kippen

Where is Kippen?

Kippen is located in the county of Stirling and Falkirk, Scotland, six miles south-west of the town of Doune, 18 miles north of the major city of Glasgow, 40 miles west of Edinburgh, 324 miles north of Cardiff, and 359 miles north-west of London. Kippen was historically in the county of Stirlingshire. Kippen falls within the unitary authority of Stirling. It is in the FK8 postcode district. The post town for Kippen is Stirling.

Kippen on a map

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

Which county is Kippen in?

Kippen is in the ceremonial county of Stirling and Falkirk, the historic county of Stirlingshire, and the administrative county of Stirling.

Ceremonial CountyStirling and Falkirk
Historic CountyStirlingshire
Administrative CountyStirling

Where is Kippen in Stirling and Falkirk?

Kippen is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Stirling and Falkirk, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Stirling and Falkirk.

Location of Kippen within Stirling and Falkirk

What is the postcode for Kippen?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Kippen is FK8 3DN.

Where is Kippen in FK8?

Kippen is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the FK8 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the FK8 postcode district.

Location of Kippen within FK8

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What is the post town for Kippen?

The post town for Kippen is Stirling. Kippen is in the FK8 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Stirling.

What is the latitude and longitude of Kippen?

The centre of Kippen is located at position 56.12606° latitude and -4.17257° longitude.

Latitude56.12606°
Longitude-4.17257°

What is the easting and northing of Kippen?

The centre of Kippen is located at the grid reference easting 265050 and northing 694718 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting265050
Northing694718

What are the nearest towns to Kippen?

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

6m
Kippen is 6 miles south-west of Doune
8m
Kippen is 8 miles south of Callander
9m
Kippen is 9 miles west of Bridge of Allan
9m
Kippen is 9 miles south-west of Dunblane
11m
Kippen is 11 miles north of Kilsyth
12m
Kippen is 12 miles north-west of Denny
13m
Kippen is 13 miles north of Kirkintilloch
14m
Kippen is 14 miles north-east of Milngavie
14m
Kippen is 14 miles north-west of Cumbernauld
14m
Kippen is 14 miles west of Alva

What are the nearest cities to Kippen?

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

9m
Kippen is 9 miles west of Stirling
18m
Kippen is 18 miles north of Glasgow
34m
Kippen is 34 miles south-west of Perth
40m
Kippen is 40 miles west of Edinburgh
52m
Kippen is 52 miles south-west of Dundee
94m
Kippen is 94 miles south of Inverness
98m
Kippen is 98 miles north-west of Carlisle
106m
Kippen is 106 miles south-west of Aberdeen
128m
Kippen is 128 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
138m
Kippen is 138 miles north-west of Durham

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