Where is Ruthin?

Ruthin is located in the county of South Glamorgan, Wales, one mile south of the town of Pencoed, 21 miles south-east of the major city of Swansea, 14 miles west of Cardiff, and 145 miles west of London. Ruthin lies just south of the Mid Glamorgan border, and was historically in the county of Glamorgan. Ruthin falls within the unitary authority of Bro Morgannwg - the Vale of Glamorgan. It is in the CF35 postcode district. The post town for Ruthin is Bridgend.

Ruthin on a map

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

Which county is Ruthin in?

Ruthin is in the ceremonial county of South Glamorgan, the historic county of Glamorgan, and the administrative county of Bro Morgannwg - the Vale of Glamorgan.

Ceremonial CountySouth Glamorgan
Historic CountyGlamorgan
Administrative CountyBro Morgannwg - the Vale of Glamorgan

Where is Ruthin in South Glamorgan?

Ruthin is situated towards the northernmost extremity of South Glamorgan, and towards the westernmost extremity of South Glamorgan.

Location of Ruthin within South Glamorgan

What is the postcode for Ruthin?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Ruthin is CF35 5ED.

Where is Ruthin in CF35?

Ruthin is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the CF35 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the CF35 postcode district.

Location of Ruthin within CF35

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What is the post town for Ruthin?

The post town for Ruthin is Bridgend. Ruthin is in the CF35 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Bridgend.

What is the latitude and longitude of Ruthin?

The centre of Ruthin is located at position 51.50545° latitude and -3.48927° longitude.

Latitude51.50545°
Longitude-3.48927°

What is the easting and northing of Ruthin?

The centre of Ruthin is located at the grid reference easting 296734 and northing 179554 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting296734
Northing179554

What are the nearest towns to Ruthin?

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

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Ruthin is 1 mile south of Pencoed
4m
Ruthin is 4 miles north-west of Cowbridge
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Ruthin is 4 miles east of Bridgend
5m
Ruthin is 5 miles south-west of Talbot Green
6m
Ruthin is 6 miles south-west of Llantrisant
7m
Ruthin is 7 miles north of Llantwit Major
8m
Ruthin is 8 miles south-west of Porth
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Ruthin is 8 miles south of Tonypandy
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Ruthin is 8 miles south-east of Pontycymer
9m
Ruthin is 9 miles south-west of Pontypridd

What are the nearest cities to Ruthin?

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

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Ruthin is 14 miles west of Cardiff
21m
Ruthin is 21 miles south-east of Swansea
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Ruthin is 22 miles west of Newport
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Ruthin is 39 miles west of Bristol
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Ruthin is 42 miles north-west of Wells
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Ruthin is 50 miles west of Bath
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Ruthin is 50 miles south-west of Hereford
54m
Ruthin is 54 miles north of Exeter
59m
Ruthin is 59 miles south-west of Gloucester
72m
Ruthin is 72 miles south-west of Worcester

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