Where is Portincaple?

Portincaple is located in the county of Dunbartonshire, Scotland, eight miles north-west of the town of Helensburgh, 29 miles north-west of the major city of Glasgow, 65 miles west of Edinburgh, 327 miles north of Cardiff, and 371 miles north-west of London. Portincaple lies just east of the Argyll and Bute border. Portincaple falls within the unitary authority of Argyll and Bute. It is in the G84 postcode district. The post town for Portincaple is Helensburgh.

Portincaple on a map

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

Which county is Portincaple in?

Portincaple is in the ceremonial county of Dunbartonshire, the historic county of Dunbartonshire, and the administrative county of Argyll and Bute.

Ceremonial CountyDunbartonshire
Historic CountyDunbartonshire
Administrative CountyArgyll and Bute

Where is Portincaple in Dunbartonshire?

Portincaple is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Dunbartonshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Dunbartonshire.

Location of Portincaple within Dunbartonshire

What is the postcode for Portincaple?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Portincaple is G84 0EU.

Where is Portincaple in G84?

Portincaple is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the G84 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the G84 postcode district.

Location of Portincaple within G84

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What is the post town for Portincaple?

The post town for Portincaple is Helensburgh. Portincaple is in the G84 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Helensburgh.

What is the latitude and longitude of Portincaple?

The centre of Portincaple is located at position 56.1006° latitude and -4.84297° longitude.

Latitude56.1006°
Longitude-4.84297°

What is the easting and northing of Portincaple?

The centre of Portincaple is located at the grid reference easting 223272 and northing 693402 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting223272
Northing693402

What are the nearest towns to Portincaple?

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

8m
Portincaple is 8 miles north-west of Helensburgh
10m
Portincaple is 10 miles north of Gourock
11m
Portincaple is 11 miles north of Dunoon
11m
Portincaple is 11 miles north of Greenock
13m
Portincaple is 13 miles south-east of Inveraray
13m
Portincaple is 13 miles north-west of Alexandria
13m
Portincaple is 13 miles north-west of Port Glasgow
15m
Portincaple is 15 miles north-west of Dumbarton
20m
Portincaple is 20 miles north-west of Erskine
20m
Portincaple is 20 miles north-east of Rothesay

What are the nearest cities to Portincaple?

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

29m
Portincaple is 29 miles north-west of Glasgow
35m
Portincaple is 35 miles west of Stirling
58m
Portincaple is 58 miles west of Perth
65m
Portincaple is 65 miles west of Edinburgh
76m
Portincaple is 76 miles west of Dundee
98m
Portincaple is 98 miles south of Inverness
112m
Portincaple is 112 miles north-west of Carlisle
128m
Portincaple is 128 miles south-west of Aberdeen
149m
Portincaple is 149 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
157m
Portincaple is 157 miles north-west of Durham

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