Where is Pluscarden?

Pluscarden is located in the county of Moray, Scotland, six miles south-west of the town of Elgin, 59 miles north-west of the major city of Aberdeen, 114 miles north of Edinburgh, 423 miles north of Cardiff, and 441 miles north of London. Pluscarden was historically in the county of Nairn. Pluscarden falls within the unitary authority of Moray. It is in the IV30 postcode district. The post town for Pluscarden is Elgin.

Pluscarden on a map

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

Which county is Pluscarden in?

Pluscarden is in the ceremonial county of Moray, the historic county of Nairn, and the administrative county of Moray.

Ceremonial CountyMoray
Historic CountyNairn
Administrative CountyMoray

Where is Pluscarden in Moray?

Pluscarden is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Moray, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Moray.

Location of Pluscarden within Moray

What is the postcode for Pluscarden?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Pluscarden is IV30 8UB.

Where is Pluscarden in IV30?

Pluscarden is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the IV30 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the IV30 postcode district.

Location of Pluscarden within IV30

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What is the post town for Pluscarden?

The post town for Pluscarden is Elgin. Pluscarden is in the IV30 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Elgin.

What is the latitude and longitude of Pluscarden?

The centre of Pluscarden is located at position 57.59807° latitude and -3.43201° longitude.

Latitude57.59807°
Longitude-3.43201°

What is the easting and northing of Pluscarden?

The centre of Pluscarden is located at the grid reference easting 314509 and northing 857354 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting314509
Northing857354

What are the nearest towns to Pluscarden?

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

6m
Pluscarden is 6 miles south-west of Elgin
7m
Pluscarden is 7 miles east of Forres
7m
Pluscarden is 7 miles south of Burghead
10m
Pluscarden is 10 miles north-west of Rothes
10m
Pluscarden is 10 miles south-west of Lossiemouth
12m
Pluscarden is 12 miles north-west of Charlestown of Aberlour
15m
Pluscarden is 15 miles north-west of Dufftown
16m
Pluscarden is 16 miles east of Nairn
18m
Pluscarden is 18 miles west of Buckie
18m
Pluscarden is 18 miles west of Keith

What are the nearest cities to Pluscarden?

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

31m
Pluscarden is 31 miles east of Inverness
59m
Pluscarden is 59 miles north-west of Aberdeen
81m
Pluscarden is 81 miles north of Dundee
83m
Pluscarden is 83 miles north of Perth
104m
Pluscarden is 104 miles north of Stirling
114m
Pluscarden is 114 miles north of Edinburgh
124m
Pluscarden is 124 miles north of Glasgow
188m
Pluscarden is 188 miles north of Carlisle
194m
Pluscarden is 194 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
202m
Pluscarden is 202 miles north-west of Sunderland

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