Where is Kirkton?

Kirkton is located in the county of Inverness, Scotland, six miles south-west of the city of Inverness, 84 miles north-west of the major city of Dundee, 110 miles north of Edinburgh, 413 miles north of Cardiff, and 441 miles north of London. Kirkton lies six miles east of the Ross and Cromarty border, and was historically in the county of Inverness-shire. Kirkton falls within the unitary authority of Highland. It is in the IV3 postcode district. The post town for Kirkton is Inverness.

Kirkton on a map

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

Which county is Kirkton in?

Kirkton is in the ceremonial county of Inverness, the historic county of Inverness-shire, and the administrative county of Highland.

Ceremonial CountyInverness
Historic CountyInverness-shire
Administrative CountyHighland

Where is Kirkton in Inverness?

Kirkton is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Inverness, and towards the easternmost extremity of Inverness.

Location of Kirkton within Inverness

What is the postcode for Kirkton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Kirkton is IV3 8JY.

Where is Kirkton in IV3?

Kirkton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the IV3 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the IV3 postcode district.

Location of Kirkton within IV3

Postal Boundaries © GEOLYTIX copyright and database right 2012

What is the post town for Kirkton?

The post town for Kirkton is Inverness. Kirkton is in the IV3 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Inverness.

What is the latitude and longitude of Kirkton?

The centre of Kirkton is located at position 57.41639° latitude and -4.32857° longitude.

Latitude57.41639°
Longitude-4.32857°

What is the easting and northing of Kirkton?

The centre of Kirkton is located at the grid reference easting 260239 and northing 838620 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting260239
Northing838620

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.

13m
Kirkton is 13 miles south of Dingwall
14m
Kirkton is 14 miles south-west of Fortrose
20m
Kirkton is 20 miles south of Alness
20m
Kirkton is 20 miles south of Invergordon
21m
Kirkton is 21 miles south-west of Nairn
21m
Kirkton is 21 miles south-west of Cromarty
24m
Kirkton is 24 miles north-west of Aviemore
25m
Kirkton is 25 miles north of Kingussie
28m
Kirkton is 28 miles west of Grantown-on-Spey
29m
Kirkton is 29 miles south of Tain

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.

6m
Kirkton is 6 miles south-west of Inverness
78m
Kirkton is 78 miles north-west of Perth
84m
Kirkton is 84 miles north-west of Dundee
86m
Kirkton is 86 miles west of Aberdeen
91m
Kirkton is 91 miles north of Stirling
108m
Kirkton is 108 miles north of Glasgow
110m
Kirkton is 110 miles north of Edinburgh
183m
Kirkton is 183 miles north of Carlisle
199m
Kirkton is 199 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
208m
Kirkton is 208 miles north-west of Sunderland

More Kirkton data