Mintlaw is located in the county of Aberdeenshire, Scotland, eight miles west of the town of Peterhead, 26 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 118 miles north-east of Edinburgh, 421 miles north of Cardiff, and 422 miles north of London. Mintlaw falls within the unitary authority of Aberdeenshire. It is in the AB42 postcode district. The post town for Mintlaw is Peterhead.
Mintlaw is in the ceremonial county of Aberdeenshire, the historic county of Aberdeenshire, and the administrative county of Aberdeenshire.
Mintlaw is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Aberdeenshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Aberdeenshire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Mintlaw is AB42 5EY.
Mintlaw is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the AB42 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the AB42 postcode district.
The post town for Mintlaw is Peterhead. Mintlaw is in the AB42 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Peterhead.
The centre of Mintlaw is located at position 57.52498° latitude and -2.00088° longitude.
The centre of Mintlaw is located at the grid reference easting 400047 and northing 848313 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Mintlaw relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Mintlaw to the centre of the town.
Position of Mintlaw relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Mintlaw to the centre of the city.