Where is Pont-y-rhyl?

Pont-y-rhyl is located in the county of Mid Glamorgan, Wales, one mile south of the town of Pontycymer, 16 miles east of the major city of Swansea, 19 miles north-west of Cardiff, and 149 miles west of London. Pont-y-rhyl lies three miles east of the West Glamorgan border, and was historically in the county of Glamorgan. Pont-y-rhyl falls within the unitary authority of Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr - Bridgend. It is in the CF32 postcode district. The post town for Pont-y-rhyl is Bridgend.

Pont-y-rhyl on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Pont-y-rhyl
Location of Pont-y-rhyl within the UK

Which county is Pont-y-rhyl in?

Pont-y-rhyl 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 Pont-y-rhyl in Mid Glamorgan?

Pont-y-rhyl is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Mid Glamorgan, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Mid Glamorgan.

Location of Pont-y-rhyl within Mid Glamorgan

What is the postcode for Pont-y-rhyl?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Pont-y-rhyl is CF32 8BJ.

Where is Pont-y-rhyl in CF32?

Pont-y-rhyl is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the CF32 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the CF32 postcode district.

Location of Pont-y-rhyl within CF32

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What is the post town for Pont-y-rhyl?

The post town for Pont-y-rhyl is Bridgend. Pont-y-rhyl is in the CF32 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Bridgend.

What is the latitude and longitude of Pont-y-rhyl?

The centre of Pont-y-rhyl is located at position 51.59571° latitude and -3.58246° longitude.

Latitude51.59571°
Longitude-3.58246°

What is the easting and northing of Pont-y-rhyl?

The centre of Pont-y-rhyl is located at the grid reference easting 290484 and northing 189727 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting290484
Northing189727

What are the nearest towns to Pont-y-rhyl?

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

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Pont-y-rhyl is 1 mile south of Pontycymer
3m
Pont-y-rhyl is 3 miles east of Maesteg
5m
Pont-y-rhyl is 5 miles south-west of Rhondda
6m
Pont-y-rhyl is 6 miles south-west of Treorchy
6m
Pont-y-rhyl is 6 miles south of Treherbert
6m
Pont-y-rhyl is 6 miles north of Bridgend
6m
Pont-y-rhyl is 6 miles north-west of Pencoed
6m
Pont-y-rhyl is 6 miles west of Tonypandy
7m
Pont-y-rhyl is 7 miles south-west of Ferndale
7m
Pont-y-rhyl is 7 miles west of Porth

What are the nearest cities to Pont-y-rhyl?

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

16m
Pont-y-rhyl is 16 miles east of Swansea
19m
Pont-y-rhyl is 19 miles north-west of Cardiff
25m
Pont-y-rhyl is 25 miles west of Newport
43m
Pont-y-rhyl is 43 miles west of Bristol
48m
Pont-y-rhyl is 48 miles north-west of Wells
49m
Pont-y-rhyl is 49 miles south-west of Hereford
55m
Pont-y-rhyl is 55 miles west of Bath
60m
Pont-y-rhyl is 60 miles west of Gloucester
60m
Pont-y-rhyl is 60 miles north of Exeter
71m
Pont-y-rhyl is 71 miles south-west of Worcester

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