Where is Pontrhydyfen?

Pontrhydyfen is located in the county of West Glamorgan, Wales, three miles north-east of the town of Port Talbot, nine miles east of the major city of Swansea, 27 miles north-west of Cardiff, and 156 miles west of London. Pontrhydyfen lies three miles west of the Mid Glamorgan border, and was historically in the county of Glamorgan. Pontrhydyfen falls within the unitary authority of Castell-nedd Port Talbot - Neath Port Talbot. It is in the SA12 postcode district. The post town for Pontrhydyfen is Port Talbot.

Pontrhydyfen on a map

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

Which county is Pontrhydyfen in?

Pontrhydyfen is in the ceremonial county of West Glamorgan, the historic county of Glamorgan, and the administrative county of Castell-nedd Port Talbot - Neath Port Talbot.

Ceremonial CountyWest Glamorgan
Historic CountyGlamorgan
Administrative CountyCastell-nedd Port Talbot - Neath Port Talbot

Where is Pontrhydyfen in West Glamorgan?

Pontrhydyfen is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of West Glamorgan, and towards the easternmost extremity of West Glamorgan.

Location of Pontrhydyfen within West Glamorgan

What is the postcode for Pontrhydyfen?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Pontrhydyfen is SA12 9TF.

Where is Pontrhydyfen in SA12?

Pontrhydyfen is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the SA12 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the SA12 postcode district.

Location of Pontrhydyfen within SA12

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What is the post town for Pontrhydyfen?

The post town for Pontrhydyfen is Port Talbot. Pontrhydyfen is in the SA12 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Port Talbot.

What is the latitude and longitude of Pontrhydyfen?

The centre of Pontrhydyfen is located at position 51.63424° latitude and -3.74426° longitude.

Latitude51.63424°
Longitude-3.74426°

What is the easting and northing of Pontrhydyfen?

The centre of Pontrhydyfen is located at the grid reference easting 279380 and northing 194267 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting279380
Northing194267

What are the nearest towns to Pontrhydyfen?

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

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Pontrhydyfen is 3 miles north-east of Port Talbot
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Pontrhydyfen is 3 miles south-east of Neath
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Pontrhydyfen is 4 miles north-west of Maesteg
7m
Pontrhydyfen is 7 miles west of Pontycymer
8m
Pontrhydyfen is 8 miles south-east of Pontardawe
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Pontrhydyfen is 9 miles south-west of Glyn-neath
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Pontrhydyfen is 9 miles west of Treherbert
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Pontrhydyfen is 10 miles south of Ystradgynlais
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Pontrhydyfen is 10 miles west of Treorchy
11m
Pontrhydyfen is 11 miles north of Porthcawl

What are the nearest cities to Pontrhydyfen?

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

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Pontrhydyfen is 9 miles east of Swansea
27m
Pontrhydyfen is 27 miles north-west of Cardiff
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Pontrhydyfen is 32 miles west of Newport
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Pontrhydyfen is 51 miles west of Bristol
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Pontrhydyfen is 53 miles south-west of Hereford
56m
Pontrhydyfen is 56 miles north-west of Wells
62m
Pontrhydyfen is 62 miles west of Bath
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Pontrhydyfen is 64 miles north of Exeter
66m
Pontrhydyfen is 66 miles west of Gloucester
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Pontrhydyfen is 67 miles east of St Davids

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