Kirkintilloch is located in the county of Dunbartonshire, Scotland, four miles north-east of the town of Bishopbriggs, six miles north-east of the major city of Glasgow, 38 miles west of Edinburgh, 311 miles north of Cardiff, and 348 miles north-west of London. Kirkintilloch lies two miles north-west of the Lanarkshire border. Kirkintilloch falls within the unitary authority of East Dunbartonshire. It is in the G66 postcode district. The post town for Kirkintilloch is Glasgow.
Kirkintilloch is in the ceremonial county of Dunbartonshire, the historic county of Dunbartonshire, and the administrative county of East Dunbartonshire.
Kirkintilloch is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Dunbartonshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Dunbartonshire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Kirkintilloch is G66 1HS.
Kirkintilloch is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the G66 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the G66 postcode district.
The post town for Kirkintilloch is Glasgow. Kirkintilloch is in the G66 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Glasgow.
The centre of Kirkintilloch is located at position 55.94144° latitude and -4.15723° longitude.
The centre of Kirkintilloch is located at the grid reference easting 265361 and northing 674146 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Kirkintilloch relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Kirkintilloch to the centre of the town.
Position of Kirkintilloch relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Kirkintilloch to the centre of the city.