Where is Llangennith?

Llangennith is located in the county of West Glamorgan, Wales, six miles south of the town of Burry Port, 14 miles west of the major city of Swansea, 48 miles west of Cardiff, and 179 miles west of London. Llangennith lies four miles south of the Dyfed border, and was historically in the county of Glamorgan. Llangennith falls within the unitary authority of Abertawe - Swansea. It is in the SA3 postcode district. The post town for Llangennith is Swansea.

Llangennith on a map

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

Which county is Llangennith in?

Llangennith is in the ceremonial county of West Glamorgan, the historic county of Glamorgan, and the administrative county of Abertawe - Swansea.

Ceremonial CountyWest Glamorgan
Historic CountyGlamorgan
Administrative CountyAbertawe - Swansea

Where is Llangennith in West Glamorgan?

Llangennith is situated towards the southernmost extremity of West Glamorgan, and towards the westernmost extremity of West Glamorgan.

Location of Llangennith within West Glamorgan

What is the postcode for Llangennith?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Llangennith is SA3 1HW.

Where is Llangennith in SA3?

Llangennith is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the SA3 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the SA3 postcode district.

Location of Llangennith within SA3

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What is the post town for Llangennith?

The post town for Llangennith is Swansea. Llangennith is in the SA3 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Swansea.

What is the latitude and longitude of Llangennith?

The centre of Llangennith is located at position 51.60039° latitude and -4.27108° longitude.

Latitude51.60039°
Longitude-4.27108°

What is the easting and northing of Llangennith?

The centre of Llangennith is located at the grid reference easting 242806 and northing 191505 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting242806
Northing191505

What are the nearest towns to Llangennith?

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

6m
Llangennith is 6 miles south of Burry Port
7m
Llangennith is 7 miles south-west of Llanelli
10m
Llangennith is 10 miles south of Kidwelly
10m
Llangennith is 10 miles south-west of Loughor
11m
Llangennith is 11 miles south-west of Gorseinon
13m
Llangennith is 13 miles south-west of Pontarddulais
14m
Llangennith is 14 miles south-east of Laugharne
18m
Llangennith is 18 miles south of Carmarthen
18m
Llangennith is 18 miles south-east of St Clears
18m
Llangennith is 18 miles south-west of Ammanford

What are the nearest cities to Llangennith?

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

14m
Llangennith is 14 miles west of Swansea
47m
Llangennith is 47 miles south-east of St Davids
48m
Llangennith is 48 miles west of Cardiff
55m
Llangennith is 55 miles west of Newport
69m
Llangennith is 69 miles north-west of Exeter
73m
Llangennith is 73 miles west of Bristol
74m
Llangennith is 74 miles south-west of Hereford
75m
Llangennith is 75 miles west of Wells
84m
Llangennith is 84 miles west of Bath
85m
Llangennith is 85 miles north of Plymouth

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