Where is Portling?

Portling is located in the county of The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright, Scotland, five miles south-east of the town of Dalbeattie, 32 miles west of the major city of Carlisle, 78 miles south of Edinburgh, 235 miles north of Cardiff, and 276 miles north-west of London. Portling lies two miles south-west of the Dumfries border, and was historically in the county of Kirkcudbrightshire. Portling falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG5 postcode district. The post town for Portling is Dalbeattie.

Portling on a map

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

Which county is Portling in?

Portling is in the ceremonial county of The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright, the historic county of Kirkcudbrightshire, and the administrative county of Dumfries and Galloway.

Ceremonial CountyThe Stewartry of Kirkcudbright
Historic CountyKirkcudbrightshire
Administrative CountyDumfries and Galloway

Where is Portling in The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright?

Portling is situated towards the southernmost extremity of The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright, and towards the easternmost extremity of The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright.

Location of Portling within The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright

What is the postcode for Portling?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Portling is DG5 4PZ.

Where is Portling in DG5?

Portling is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the DG5 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the DG5 postcode district.

Location of Portling within DG5

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What is the post town for Portling?

The post town for Portling is Dalbeattie. Portling is in the DG5 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Dalbeattie.

What is the latitude and longitude of Portling?

The centre of Portling is located at position 54.86908° latitude and -3.74449° longitude.

Latitude54.86908°
Longitude-3.74449°

What is the easting and northing of Portling?

The centre of Portling is located at the grid reference easting 288145 and northing 554095 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting288145
Northing554095

What are the nearest towns to Portling?

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

5m
Portling is 5 miles south-east of Dalbeattie
9m
Portling is 9 miles south-east of Castle Douglas
12m
Portling is 12 miles east of Kirkcudbright
14m
Portling is 14 miles west of Silloth
15m
Portling is 15 miles north-west of Maryport
15m
Portling is 15 miles south-west of Dumfries
17m
Portling is 17 miles north-west of Workington
18m
Portling is 18 miles east of Gatehouse of Fleet
18m
Portling is 18 miles north-west of Aspatria
21m
Portling is 21 miles north-west of Cockermouth

What are the nearest cities to Portling?

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

32m
Portling is 32 miles west of Carlisle
68m
Portling is 68 miles north-west of Lancaster
71m
Portling is 71 miles south of Glasgow
78m
Portling is 78 miles south of Edinburgh
85m
Portling is 85 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
87m
Portling is 87 miles south of Stirling
87m
Portling is 87 miles west of Durham
88m
Portling is 88 miles north-west of Preston
94m
Portling is 94 miles west of Sunderland
103m
Portling is 103 miles north-west of Ripon

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