1. Pen-y-fai

Where is Pen-y-fai?

Pen-y-fai is located in the county of Mid Glamorgan, Wales, two miles north-west of the town of Bridgend, 16 miles south-east of the major city of Swansea, 18 miles west of Cardiff, and 149 miles west of London. Pen-y-fai lies three miles south-east of the West Glamorgan border, and was historically in the county of Glamorgan. Pen-y-fai falls within the unitary authority of Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr - Bridgend. It is in the CF31 postcode district. The post town for Pen-y-fai is Bridgend.

Pen-y-fai on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Pen-y-fai
Location of Pen-y-fai within the UK

Which county is Pen-y-fai in?

Pen-y-fai 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 Pen-y-fai in Mid Glamorgan?

Pen-y-fai is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Mid Glamorgan, and towards the westernmost extremity of Mid Glamorgan.

Location of Pen-y-fai within Mid Glamorgan

What is the postcode for Pen-y-fai?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Pen-y-fai is CF31 4NA.

Where is Pen-y-fai in CF31?

Pen-y-fai is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the CF31 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the CF31 postcode district.

Location of Pen-y-fai within CF31

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What is the post town for Pen-y-fai?

The post town for Pen-y-fai is Bridgend. Pen-y-fai is in the CF31 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Bridgend.

What is the latitude and longitude of Pen-y-fai?

The centre of Pen-y-fai is located at position 51.52727° latitude and -3.59622° longitude.

Latitude51.52727°
Longitude-3.59622°

What is the easting and northing of Pen-y-fai?

The centre of Pen-y-fai is located at the grid reference easting 289365 and northing 182137 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting289365
Northing182137

What are the nearest towns to Pen-y-fai?

Position of Pen-y-fai relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Pen-y-fai to the centre of the town.

2m
Pen-y-fai is 2 miles north-west of Bridgend
4m
Pen-y-fai is 4 miles west of Pencoed
6m
Pen-y-fai is 6 miles north-east of Porthcawl
6m
Pen-y-fai is 6 miles south of Pontycymer
6m
Pen-y-fai is 6 miles south-east of Maesteg
8m
Pen-y-fai is 8 miles north-west of Cowbridge
9m
Pen-y-fai is 9 miles south-west of Tonypandy
9m
Pen-y-fai is 9 miles west of Talbot Green
9m
Pen-y-fai is 9 miles south-east of Port Talbot
10m
Pen-y-fai is 10 miles north-west of Llantwit Major

What are the nearest cities to Pen-y-fai?

Position of Pen-y-fai relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Pen-y-fai to the centre of the city.

16m
Pen-y-fai is 16 miles south-east of Swansea
18m
Pen-y-fai is 18 miles west of Cardiff
26m
Pen-y-fai is 26 miles west of Newport
43m
Pen-y-fai is 43 miles west of Bristol
47m
Pen-y-fai is 47 miles north-west of Wells
52m
Pen-y-fai is 52 miles south-west of Hereford
54m
Pen-y-fai is 54 miles west of Bath
56m
Pen-y-fai is 56 miles north of Exeter
62m
Pen-y-fai is 62 miles west of Gloucester
75m
Pen-y-fai is 75 miles south-west of Worcester

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