Where is Longbar?

Longbar is located in the county of Ayrshire and Arran, Scotland, six miles north of the town of Kilwinning, 19 miles south-west of the major city of Glasgow, 59 miles west of Edinburgh, 301 miles north of Cardiff, and 346 miles north-west of London. Longbar lies roughly one mile south-west of the Renfrewshire border, and was historically in the county of Ayrshire. Longbar falls within the unitary authority of North Ayrshire. It is in the KA14 postcode district. The post town for Longbar is Beith.

Longbar on a map

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

Which county is Longbar in?

Longbar 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 Longbar in Ayrshire and Arran?

Longbar 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 Longbar within Ayrshire and Arran

What is the postcode for Longbar?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Longbar is KA14 3BJ.

Where is Longbar in KA14?

Longbar is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the KA14 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the KA14 postcode district.

Location of Longbar within KA14

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What is the post town for Longbar?

The post town for Longbar is Beith. Longbar is in the KA14 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Beith.

What is the latitude and longitude of Longbar?

The centre of Longbar is located at position 55.73818° latitude and -4.6659° longitude.

Latitude55.73818°
Longitude-4.6659°

What is the easting and northing of Longbar?

The centre of Longbar is located at the grid reference easting 232727 and northing 652640 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting232727
Northing652640

What are the nearest towns to Longbar?

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

6m
Longbar is 6 miles north of Kilwinning
7m
Longbar is 7 miles north-west of Stewarton
8m
Longbar is 8 miles north-east of Stevenston
8m
Longbar is 8 miles north of Irvine
9m
Longbar is 9 miles north-east of Saltcoats
9m
Longbar is 9 miles south-east of Largs
9m
Longbar is 9 miles north-east of Ardrossan
9m
Longbar is 9 miles south-west of Johnstone
10m
Longbar is 10 miles east of Millport
11m
Longbar is 11 miles north-west of Kilmarnock

What are the nearest cities to Longbar?

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

19m
Longbar is 19 miles south-west of Glasgow
39m
Longbar is 39 miles south-west of Stirling
59m
Longbar is 59 miles west of Edinburgh
66m
Longbar is 66 miles south-west of Perth
82m
Longbar is 82 miles south-west of Dundee
90m
Longbar is 90 miles north-west of Carlisle
122m
Longbar is 122 miles south of Inverness
131m
Longbar is 131 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
138m
Longbar is 138 miles north-west of Lancaster
139m
Longbar is 139 miles north-west of Durham

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