1. Renfrew

Where is Renfrew?

Renfrew is located in the county of Renfrewshire, Scotland, three miles south-east of the town of Clydebank, six miles west of the major city of Glasgow, 47 miles west of Edinburgh, 308 miles north of Cardiff, and 348 miles north-west of London. Renfrew lies just west of the City of Glasgow border. Renfrew falls within the unitary authority of Renfrewshire. It is in the PA4 postcode district. The post town for Renfrew is Renfrew.

Renfrew on a map

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

Which county is Renfrew in?

Renfrew is in the ceremonial county of Renfrewshire, the historic county of Renfrewshire, and the administrative county of Renfrewshire.

Ceremonial CountyRenfrewshire
Historic CountyRenfrewshire
Administrative CountyRenfrewshire

Where is Renfrew in Renfrewshire?

Renfrew is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Renfrewshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Renfrewshire.

Location of Renfrew within Renfrewshire

What is the postcode for Renfrew?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Renfrew is PA4 8QA.

Where is Renfrew in PA4?

Renfrew is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the PA4 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the PA4 postcode district.

Location of Renfrew within PA4

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What is the post town for Renfrew?

The post town for Renfrew is Renfrew. Renfrew is in the PA4 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Renfrew.

What is the latitude and longitude of Renfrew?

The centre of Renfrew is located at position 55.87991° latitude and -4.38529° longitude.

Latitude55.87991°
Longitude-4.38529°

What is the easting and northing of Renfrew?

The centre of Renfrew is located at the grid reference easting 250884 and northing 667767 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting250884
Northing667767

What are the nearest towns to Renfrew?

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

3m
Renfrew is 3 miles south-east of Clydebank
3m
Renfrew is 3 miles north-east of Paisley
3m
Renfrew is 3 miles south-west of Bearsden
4m
Renfrew is 4 miles south-east of Erskine
5m
Renfrew is 5 miles south-west of Milngavie
5m
Renfrew is 5 miles north of Barrhead
6m
Renfrew is 6 miles north-east of Johnstone
6m
Renfrew is 6 miles west of Bishopbriggs
8m
Renfrew is 8 miles north-west of Rutherglen
8m
Renfrew is 8 miles south-east of Dumbarton

What are the nearest cities to Renfrew?

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

6m
Renfrew is 6 miles west of Glasgow
24m
Renfrew is 24 miles south-west of Stirling
47m
Renfrew is 47 miles west of Edinburgh
51m
Renfrew is 51 miles south-west of Perth
68m
Renfrew is 68 miles south-west of Dundee
89m
Renfrew is 89 miles north-west of Carlisle
111m
Renfrew is 111 miles south of Inverness
124m
Renfrew is 124 miles south-west of Aberdeen
126m
Renfrew is 126 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
134m
Renfrew is 134 miles north-west of Durham

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