Where is Mallaig?

Mallaig is located in the county of Inverness, Scotland, 28 miles north of the town of Tobermory, 100 miles north-west of the major city of Glasgow, 125 miles north-west of Edinburgh, 397 miles north of Cardiff, and 444 miles north-west of London. Mallaig lies four miles south-west of the Ross and Cromarty border, and was historically in the county of Inverness-shire. Mallaig falls within the unitary authority of Highland. It is in the PH41 postcode district. The post town for Mallaig is Mallaig.

Mallaig on a map

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

Which county is Mallaig in?

Mallaig is in the ceremonial county of Inverness, the historic county of Inverness-shire, and the administrative county of Highland.

Ceremonial CountyInverness
Historic CountyInverness-shire
Administrative CountyHighland

Where is Mallaig in Inverness?

Mallaig is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Inverness, and towards the westernmost extremity of Inverness.

Location of Mallaig within Inverness

What is the postcode for Mallaig?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Mallaig is PH41 4QA.

Where is Mallaig in PH41?

Mallaig is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the PH41 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the PH41 postcode district.

Location of Mallaig within PH41

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What is the post town for Mallaig?

The post town for Mallaig is Mallaig. Mallaig is in the PH41 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Mallaig.

What is the latitude and longitude of Mallaig?

The centre of Mallaig is located at position 57.00613° latitude and -5.82954° longitude.

Latitude57.00613°
Longitude-5.82954°

What is the easting and northing of Mallaig?

The centre of Mallaig is located at the grid reference easting 167564 and northing 797076 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting167564
Northing797076

What are the nearest towns to Mallaig?

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

28m
Mallaig is 28 miles north of Tobermory
30m
Mallaig is 30 miles north-west of Fort William
43m
Mallaig is 43 miles north of Oban
61m
Mallaig is 61 miles north-west of Inveraray
67m
Mallaig is 67 miles south-west of Dingwall
67m
Mallaig is 67 miles west of Kingussie
69m
Mallaig is 69 miles north of Lochgilphead
75m
Mallaig is 75 miles south-west of Fortrose
76m
Mallaig is 76 miles south-west of Alness
76m
Mallaig is 76 miles west of Aviemore

What are the nearest cities to Mallaig?

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

69m
Mallaig is 69 miles south-west of Inverness
95m
Mallaig is 95 miles north-west of Stirling
100m
Mallaig is 100 miles north-west of Glasgow
100m
Mallaig is 100 miles north-west of Perth
115m
Mallaig is 115 miles west of Dundee
125m
Mallaig is 125 miles north-west of Edinburgh
141m
Mallaig is 141 miles west of Aberdeen
184m
Mallaig is 184 miles north-west of Carlisle
215m
Mallaig is 215 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
226m
Mallaig is 226 miles north-west of Sunderland

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