1. Largs

Where is Largs?

Largs is located in the county of Ayrshire and Arran, Scotland, four miles north-east of the town of Millport, 25 miles west of the major city of Glasgow, 66 miles west of Edinburgh, 306 miles north of Cardiff, and 354 miles north-west of London. Largs lies five miles west of the Renfrewshire border, and was historically in the county of Ayrshire. Largs falls within the unitary authority of North Ayrshire. It is in the KA30 postcode district. The post town for Largs is Largs.

Largs on a map

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

Which county is Largs in?

Largs is in the ceremonial county of Ayrshire and Arran, the historic county of Ayrshire, and the administrative county of North Ayrshire.

Ceremonial CountyAyrshire and Arran
Historic CountyAyrshire
Administrative CountyNorth Ayrshire

Where is Largs in Ayrshire and Arran?

Largs is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Ayrshire and Arran, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Ayrshire and Arran.

Location of Largs within Ayrshire and Arran

What is the postcode for Largs?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Largs is KA30 8AD.

Where is Largs in KA30?

Largs is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the KA30 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the KA30 postcode district.

Location of Largs within KA30

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What is the post town for Largs?

The post town for Largs is Largs. Largs is in the KA30 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Largs.

What is the latitude and longitude of Largs?

The centre of Largs is located at position 55.7943° latitude and -4.8694° longitude.

Latitude55.7943°
Longitude-4.8694°

What is the easting and northing of Largs?

The centre of Largs is located at the grid reference easting 220213 and northing 659394 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting220213
Northing659394

What are the nearest towns to Largs?

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

4m
Largs is 4 miles north-east of Millport
8m
Largs is 8 miles south-east of Rothesay
11m
Largs is 11 miles north of Ardrossan
11m
Largs is 11 miles south of Dunoon
11m
Largs is 11 miles north of Stevenston
12m
Largs is 12 miles north of Saltcoats
12m
Largs is 12 miles south-west of Greenock
12m
Largs is 12 miles south of Gourock
12m
Largs is 12 miles north-west of Kilwinning
12m
Largs is 12 miles south-west of Port Glasgow

What are the nearest cities to Largs?

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

25m
Largs is 25 miles west of Glasgow
43m
Largs is 43 miles south-west of Stirling
66m
Largs is 66 miles west of Edinburgh
69m
Largs is 69 miles south-west of Perth
86m
Largs is 86 miles south-west of Dundee
99m
Largs is 99 miles north-west of Carlisle
119m
Largs is 119 miles south of Inverness
140m
Largs is 140 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
142m
Largs is 142 miles south-west of Aberdeen
146m
Largs is 146 miles north-west of Lancaster

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