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Where is Llanelli?

Llanelli is located in the county of Dyfed, Wales, four miles east of the town of Burry Port, ten miles north-west of the major city of Swansea, 45 miles west of Cardiff, and 174 miles west of London. Llanelli lies two miles west of the West Glamorgan border, and was historically in the county of Carmarthenshire. Llanelli falls within the unitary authority of Sir Gaerfyrddin - Carmarthenshire. It is in the SA15 postcode district. The post town for Llanelli is Llanelli.

Llanelli on a map

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

Which county is Llanelli in?

Llanelli is in the ceremonial county of Dyfed, the historic county of Carmarthenshire, and the administrative county of Sir Gaerfyrddin - Carmarthenshire.

Ceremonial CountyDyfed
Historic CountyCarmarthenshire
Administrative CountySir Gaerfyrddin - Carmarthenshire

Where is Llanelli in Dyfed?

Llanelli is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Dyfed, and towards the easternmost extremity of Dyfed.

Map showing location of Llanelli within Dyfed
Location of Llanelli within Dyfed

What is the postcode for Llanelli?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Llanelli is SA15 3AW.

Where is Llanelli in SA15?

Llanelli is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the SA15 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the SA15 postcode district.

Map showing location of Llanelli within SA15
Location of Llanelli within SA15

What is the post town for Llanelli?

The post town for Llanelli is Llanelli. Llanelli is in the SA15 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Llanelli.

What is the latitude and longitude of Llanelli?

The centre of Llanelli is located at position 51.68211° latitude and -4.16367° longitude.

Latitude51.68211°
Longitude-4.16367°

What is the easting and northing of Llanelli?

The centre of Llanelli is located at the grid reference easting 250514 and northing 200367 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting250514
Northing200367

What are the nearest towns to Llanelli?

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

east
4m
Llanelli is 4 miles east of Burry Port
west
4m
Llanelli is 4 miles west of Loughor
west
5m
Llanelli is 5 miles west of Gorseinon
west
6m
Llanelli is 6 miles west of Pontarddulais
south-east
7m
Llanelli is 7 miles south-east of Kidwelly
south-west
11m
Llanelli is 11 miles south-west of Ammanford
south-east
14m
Llanelli is 14 miles south-east of Carmarthen
west
14m
Llanelli is 14 miles west of Pontardawe
south-east
14m
Llanelli is 14 miles south-east of Laugharne
west
16m
Llanelli is 16 miles west of Neath

What are the nearest cities to Llanelli?

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

north-west
10m
Llanelli is 10 miles north-west of Swansea
west
45m
Llanelli is 45 miles west of Cardiff
east
49m
Llanelli is 49 miles east of St Davids
west
51m
Llanelli is 51 miles west of Newport
west
67m
Llanelli is 67 miles west of Hereford
west
69m
Llanelli is 69 miles west of Bristol
north
72m
Llanelli is 72 miles north of Exeter
north-west
73m
Llanelli is 73 miles north-west of Wells
west
80m
Llanelli is 80 miles west of Bath
west
83m
Llanelli is 83 miles west of Gloucester

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