1. Port Talbot

Where is Port Talbot?

Port Talbot is located in the county of West Glamorgan, Wales, five miles south of the town of Neath, seven miles east of the major city of Swansea, 27 miles west of Cardiff, and 158 miles west of London. Port Talbot lies four miles west of the Mid Glamorgan border, and was historically in the county of Glamorgan. Port Talbot falls within the unitary authority of Castell-nedd Port Talbot - Neath Port Talbot. It is in the SA13 postcode district. The post town for Port Talbot is Port Talbot.

Port Talbot on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Port Talbot
Location of Port Talbot within the UK

Which county is Port Talbot in?

Port Talbot 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 Port Talbot in West Glamorgan?

Port Talbot is situated towards the southernmost extremity of West Glamorgan, and towards the easternmost extremity of West Glamorgan.

Location of Port Talbot within West Glamorgan

What is the postcode for Port Talbot?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Port Talbot is SA13 1PQ.

Where is Port Talbot in SA13?

Port Talbot is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the SA13 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the SA13 postcode district.

Location of Port Talbot within SA13

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What is the post town for Port Talbot?

The post town for Port Talbot is Port Talbot. Port Talbot is in the SA13 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Port Talbot.

What is the latitude and longitude of Port Talbot?

The centre of Port Talbot is located at position 51.59578° latitude and -3.78368° longitude.

Latitude51.59578°
Longitude-3.78368°

What is the easting and northing of Port Talbot?

The centre of Port Talbot is located at the grid reference easting 276547 and northing 190056 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting276547
Northing190056

What are the nearest towns to Port Talbot?

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

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Port Talbot is 5 miles south of Neath
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Port Talbot is 5 miles west of Maesteg
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Port Talbot is 9 miles west of Pontycymer
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Port Talbot is 9 miles north of Porthcawl
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Port Talbot is 9 miles south of Pontardawe
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Port Talbot is 11 miles north-west of Bridgend
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Port Talbot is 12 miles south-west of Treherbert
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Port Talbot is 12 miles south-east of Gorseinon
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Port Talbot is 13 miles south-west of Glyn-neath
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Port Talbot is 13 miles west of Treorchy

What are the nearest cities to Port Talbot?

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

7m
Port Talbot is 7 miles east of Swansea
27m
Port Talbot is 27 miles west of Cardiff
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Port Talbot is 34 miles west of Newport
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Port Talbot is 52 miles west of Bristol
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Port Talbot is 56 miles south-west of Hereford
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Port Talbot is 56 miles north-west of Wells
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Port Talbot is 61 miles north of Exeter
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Port Talbot is 63 miles west of Bath
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Port Talbot is 67 miles east of St Davids
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Port Talbot is 69 miles west of Gloucester

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