1. Llangollen

Where is Llangollen?

Llangollen is located in the county of Clwyd, Wales, five miles north-west of the town of Chirk, 19 miles south-west of the major city of Chester, 103 miles north of Cardiff, and 163 miles north-west of London. Llangollen lies four miles north-west of the Shropshire border, and was historically in the county of Denbighshire. Llangollen falls within the unitary authority of Sir Ddinbych - Denbighshire. It is in the LL20 postcode district. The post town for Llangollen is Llangollen.

Llangollen on a map

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

Which county is Llangollen in?

Llangollen is in the ceremonial county of Clwyd, the historic county of Denbighshire, and the administrative county of Sir Ddinbych - Denbighshire.

Ceremonial CountyClwyd
Historic CountyDenbighshire
Administrative CountySir Ddinbych - Denbighshire

Where is Llangollen in Clwyd?

Llangollen is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Clwyd, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Clwyd.

Location of Llangollen within Clwyd

What is the postcode for Llangollen?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Llangollen is LL20 8RT.

Where is Llangollen in LL20?

Llangollen is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the LL20 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the LL20 postcode district.

Location of Llangollen within LL20

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What is the post town for Llangollen?

The post town for Llangollen is Llangollen. Llangollen is in the LL20 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Llangollen.

What is the latitude and longitude of Llangollen?

The centre of Llangollen is located at position 52.96965° latitude and -3.17041° longitude.

Latitude52.96965°
Longitude-3.17041°

What is the easting and northing of Llangollen?

The centre of Llangollen is located at the grid reference easting 321495 and northing 342006 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting321495
Northing342006

What are the nearest towns to Llangollen?

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

5m
Llangollen is 5 miles north-west of Chirk
9m
Llangollen is 9 miles north-west of Oswestry
9m
Llangollen is 9 miles south-west of Wrexham
12m
Llangollen is 12 miles south-east of Ruthin
12m
Llangollen is 12 miles west of Ellesmere
14m
Llangollen is 14 miles south of Mold
14m
Llangollen is 14 miles south of Buckley
15m
Llangollen is 15 miles north of Llanfyllin
17m
Llangollen is 17 miles south of Shotton
18m
Llangollen is 18 miles south of Connah's Quay

What are the nearest cities to Llangollen?

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

19m
Llangollen is 19 miles south-west of Chester
23m
Llangollen is 23 miles south-east of St Asaph
31m
Llangollen is 31 miles south of Liverpool
42m
Llangollen is 42 miles west of Stoke-on-Trent
44m
Llangollen is 44 miles south-east of Bangor
51m
Llangollen is 51 miles south-west of Salford
51m
Llangollen is 51 miles north-west of Wolverhampton
52m
Llangollen is 52 miles south-west of Manchester
58m
Llangollen is 58 miles south of Preston
60m
Llangollen is 60 miles west of Lichfield

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