1. Queensferry

Where is Queensferry?

Queensferry is located in the county of City of Edinburgh, Scotland, three miles south of the town of Inverkeithing, 33 miles east of the major city of Glasgow, nine miles west of Edinburgh, 312 miles north of Cardiff, and 337 miles north-west of London. Queensferry lies just north-east of the West Lothian border, and was historically in the county of West Lothian. Queensferry falls within the unitary authority of City of Edinburgh. It is in the EH30 postcode district. The post town for Queensferry is South Queensferry.

Queensferry on a map

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

Which county is Queensferry in?

Queensferry is in the ceremonial county of City of Edinburgh, the historic county of West Lothian, and the administrative county of City of Edinburgh.

Ceremonial CountyCity of Edinburgh
Historic CountyWest Lothian
Administrative CountyCity of Edinburgh

Where is Queensferry in City of Edinburgh?

Queensferry is situated towards the northernmost extremity of City of Edinburgh, and towards the westernmost extremity of City of Edinburgh.

Location of Queensferry within City of Edinburgh

What is the postcode for Queensferry?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Queensferry is EH30 9XY.

Where is Queensferry in EH30?

Queensferry is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the EH30 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the EH30 postcode district.

Location of Queensferry within EH30

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What is the post town for Queensferry?

The post town for Queensferry is South Queensferry. Queensferry is in the EH30 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of South Queensferry.

What is the latitude and longitude of Queensferry?

The centre of Queensferry is located at position 55.98656° latitude and -3.40524° longitude.

Latitude55.98656°
Longitude-3.40524°

What is the easting and northing of Queensferry?

The centre of Queensferry is located at the grid reference easting 312427 and northing 677956 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting312427
Northing677956

What are the nearest towns to Queensferry?

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

3m
Queensferry is 3 miles south of Inverkeithing
4m
Queensferry is 4 miles north-east of Broxburn
6m
Queensferry is 6 miles south of Dunfermline
8m
Queensferry is 8 miles east of Linlithgow
8m
Queensferry is 8 miles east of Bo'ness
8m
Queensferry is 8 miles south-west of Burntisland
8m
Queensferry is 8 miles north-east of Livingston
9m
Queensferry is 9 miles south of Cowdenbeath
10m
Queensferry is 10 miles south-east of Culross
11m
Queensferry is 11 miles south of Lochgelly

What are the nearest cities to Queensferry?

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

9m
Queensferry is 9 miles west of Edinburgh
22m
Queensferry is 22 miles south-east of Stirling
28m
Queensferry is 28 miles south of Perth
33m
Queensferry is 33 miles east of Glasgow
37m
Queensferry is 37 miles south-west of Dundee
78m
Queensferry is 78 miles north of Carlisle
95m
Queensferry is 95 miles south-west of Aberdeen
99m
Queensferry is 99 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
108m
Queensferry is 108 miles south of Inverness
109m
Queensferry is 109 miles north-west of Sunderland

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