Kirkby Lonsdale is located in the county of Cumbria, North West England, seven miles north-west of the town of High Bentham, 31 miles north of the major city of Preston, 123 miles south of Edinburgh, 190 miles north of Cardiff, and 212 miles north-west of London. Kirkby Lonsdale lies just north of the Lancashire border, and was historically in the county of Westmorland. Kirkby Lonsdale falls within the district council of South Lakeland, under the county council of Cumbria. It is in the LA6 postcode district. The post town for Kirkby Lonsdale is Carnforth.
COVID-19: Kirkby Lonsdale coronavirus cases are reported by Public Health England within the Cumbria case numbers. This Kirkby Lonsdale coronavirus map shows the position of Kirkby Lonsdale within Cumbria, along with the number of cases in Cumbria and each of the surrounding areas.
Kirkby Lonsdale is in the ceremonial county of Cumbria, the historic county of Westmorland, and the administrative county of Cumbria.
Kirkby Lonsdale is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Cumbria, and towards the easternmost extremity of Cumbria.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Kirkby Lonsdale is LA6 2JX.
Kirkby Lonsdale is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the LA6 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the LA6 postcode district.
The post town for Kirkby Lonsdale is Carnforth. Kirkby Lonsdale is in the LA6 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Carnforth.
The centre of Kirkby Lonsdale is located at position 54.20198° latitude and -2.59703° longitude.
The centre of Kirkby Lonsdale is located at the grid reference easting 361152 and northing 478635 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Kirkby Lonsdale relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Kirkby Lonsdale to the centre of the town.
Position of Kirkby Lonsdale relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Kirkby Lonsdale to the centre of the city.