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Where is Kirkton?

Kirkton is located in the county of Aberdeenshire, Scotland, seven miles north-east of the town of Alford, 22 miles north-west of the major city of Aberdeen, 97 miles north of Edinburgh, 404 miles north of Cardiff, and 413 miles north of London. Kirkton falls within the unitary authority of Aberdeenshire. It is in the AB52 postcode district. The post town for Kirkton is Insch.

Kirkton on a map

Map showing extent of Kirkton as bounding box
Bounding box showing extent of Kirkton
Map showing location of Kirkton within the UK
Location of Kirkton within the UK

Which county is Kirkton in?

Kirkton is in the ceremonial county of Aberdeenshire, the historic county of Aberdeenshire, and the administrative county of Aberdeenshire.

Ceremonial CountyAberdeenshire
Historic CountyAberdeenshire
Administrative CountyAberdeenshire

Where is Kirkton in Aberdeenshire?

Kirkton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Aberdeenshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Aberdeenshire.

Map showing location of Kirkton within Aberdeenshire
Location of Kirkton within Aberdeenshire

What is the postcode for Kirkton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Kirkton is AB52 6QF.

Where is Kirkton in AB52?

Kirkton is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the AB52 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the AB52 postcode district.

Map showing location of Kirkton within AB52
Location of Kirkton within AB52

What is the post town for Kirkton?

The post town for Kirkton is Insch. Kirkton is in the AB52 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Insch.

What is the latitude and longitude of Kirkton?

The centre of Kirkton is located at position 57.31567° latitude and -2.59542° longitude.

Latitude57.31567°
Longitude-2.59542°

What is the easting and northing of Kirkton?

The centre of Kirkton is located at the grid reference easting 364235 and northing 825168 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting364235
Northing825168

What are the nearest towns to Kirkton?

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

north-east
7m
Kirkton is 7 miles north-east of Alford
west
9m
Kirkton is 9 miles west of Inverurie
west
10m
Kirkton is 10 miles west of Oldmeldrum
north-west
11m
Kirkton is 11 miles north-west of Kintore
south-east
12m
Kirkton is 12 miles south-east of Huntly
north-west
14m
Kirkton is 14 miles north-west of Blackburn
south
16m
Kirkton is 16 miles south of Turriff
north-west
16m
Kirkton is 16 miles north-west of Westhill
south
17m
Kirkton is 17 miles south of Aberchirder
north
19m
Kirkton is 19 miles north of Banchory

What are the nearest cities to Kirkton?

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

north-west
22m
Kirkton is 22 miles north-west of Aberdeen
north
61m
Kirkton is 61 miles north of Dundee
east
62m
Kirkton is 62 miles east of Inverness
north-east
71m
Kirkton is 71 miles north-east of Perth
north
97m
Kirkton is 97 miles north of Edinburgh
north-east
97m
Kirkton is 97 miles north-east of Stirling
north-east
118m
Kirkton is 118 miles north-east of Glasgow
north
166m
Kirkton is 166 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
north
168m
Kirkton is 168 miles north of Carlisle
north
173m
Kirkton is 173 miles north of Sunderland