1. Maesteg

Where is Maesteg?

Maesteg is located in the county of Mid Glamorgan, Wales, three miles west of the town of Pontycymer, 12 miles east of the major city of Swansea, 23 miles north-west of Cardiff, and 152 miles west of London. Maesteg lies just east of the West Glamorgan border, and was historically in the county of Glamorgan. Maesteg falls within the unitary authority of Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr - Bridgend. It is in the CF34 postcode district. The post town for Maesteg is Maesteg.

Maesteg on a map

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

Which county is Maesteg in?

Maesteg is in the ceremonial county of Mid Glamorgan, the historic county of Glamorgan, and the administrative county of Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr - Bridgend.

Ceremonial CountyMid Glamorgan
Historic CountyGlamorgan
Administrative CountyPen-y-bont ar Ogwr - Bridgend

Where is Maesteg in Mid Glamorgan?

Maesteg is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Mid Glamorgan, and towards the westernmost extremity of Mid Glamorgan.

Location of Maesteg within Mid Glamorgan

What is the postcode for Maesteg?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Maesteg is CF34 9BT.

Where is Maesteg in CF34?

Maesteg is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the CF34 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the CF34 postcode district.

Location of Maesteg within CF34

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What is the post town for Maesteg?

The post town for Maesteg is Maesteg. Maesteg is in the CF34 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Maesteg.

What is the latitude and longitude of Maesteg?

The centre of Maesteg is located at position 51.60862° latitude and -3.66044° longitude.

Latitude51.60862°
Longitude-3.66044°

What is the easting and northing of Maesteg?

The centre of Maesteg is located at the grid reference easting 285115 and northing 191283 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting285115
Northing191283

What are the nearest towns to Maesteg?

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

3m
Maesteg is 3 miles west of Pontycymer
5m
Maesteg is 5 miles east of Port Talbot
7m
Maesteg is 7 miles south-west of Treherbert
7m
Maesteg is 7 miles south-east of Neath
7m
Maesteg is 7 miles south-west of Treorchy
8m
Maesteg is 8 miles north-west of Bridgend
8m
Maesteg is 8 miles west of Rhondda
9m
Maesteg is 9 miles north-west of Pencoed
9m
Maesteg is 9 miles north of Porthcawl
9m
Maesteg is 9 miles west of Tonypandy

What are the nearest cities to Maesteg?

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

12m
Maesteg is 12 miles east of Swansea
23m
Maesteg is 23 miles north-west of Cardiff
29m
Maesteg is 29 miles west of Newport
47m
Maesteg is 47 miles west of Bristol
51m
Maesteg is 51 miles south-west of Hereford
52m
Maesteg is 52 miles north-west of Wells
58m
Maesteg is 58 miles west of Bath
62m
Maesteg is 62 miles north of Exeter
63m
Maesteg is 63 miles west of Gloucester
71m
Maesteg is 71 miles east of St Davids

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