Where is Newport?

Newport is located in the county of Caithness, Scotland, 22 miles south-west of the town of Wick, 89 miles north-west of the major city of Aberdeen, 156 miles north of Edinburgh, 465 miles north of Cardiff, and 481 miles north of London. Newport lies five miles east of the Sutherland border. Newport falls within the unitary authority of Highland. It is in the KW7 postcode district. The post town for Newport is Berriedale.

Newport on a map

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

Which county is Newport in?

Newport is in the ceremonial county of Caithness, the historic county of Caithness, and the administrative county of Highland.

Ceremonial CountyCaithness
Historic CountyCaithness
Administrative CountyHighland

Where is Newport in Caithness?

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

Location of Newport within Caithness

Where is Newport in KW7?

Newport is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the KW7 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the KW7 postcode district.

Location of Newport within KW7

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What is the post town for Newport?

The post town for Newport is Berriedale. Newport is in the KW7 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Berriedale.

What is the latitude and longitude of Newport?

The centre of Newport is located at position 58.1953° latitude and -3.48862° longitude.

Latitude58.1953°
Longitude-3.48862°

What is the easting and northing of Newport?

The centre of Newport is located at the grid reference easting 312590 and northing 923909 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting312590
Northing923909

What are the nearest towns to Newport?

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

22m
Newport is 22 miles south-west of Wick
28m
Newport is 28 miles south of Thurso
29m
Newport is 29 miles north-east of Dornoch
34m
Newport is 34 miles north of Lossiemouth
34m
Newport is 34 miles north-east of Tain
34m
Newport is 34 miles north of Burghead
38m
Newport is 38 miles north of Elgin
41m
Newport is 41 miles north-west of Findochty
41m
Newport is 41 miles north of Forres
41m
Newport is 41 miles north-west of Buckie

What are the nearest cities to Newport?

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

56m
Newport is 56 miles north-east of Inverness
89m
Newport is 89 miles north-west of Aberdeen
122m
Newport is 122 miles north of Dundee
125m
Newport is 125 miles north of Perth
145m
Newport is 145 miles north of Stirling
156m
Newport is 156 miles north of Edinburgh
164m
Newport is 164 miles north of Glasgow
229m
Newport is 229 miles north of Carlisle
234m
Newport is 234 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
242m
Newport is 242 miles north of Sunderland

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