Where is Sandwick?

Sandwick is located in the county of Shetland, Scotland, 13 miles north of the town of Lerwick, 224 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 313 miles north of Edinburgh, and 611 miles north of London. Sandwick falls within the unitary authority of Shetland Islands. It is in the ZE2 postcode district. The post town for Sandwick is Shetland.

Sandwick on a map

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

Which county is Sandwick in?

Sandwick is in the ceremonial county of Shetland, the historic county of Shetland, and the administrative county of Shetland Islands.

Ceremonial CountyShetland
Historic CountyShetland
Administrative CountyShetland Islands

Where is Sandwick in Shetland?

Sandwick is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Shetland, and towards the easternmost extremity of Shetland.

Location of Sandwick within Shetland

What is the postcode for Sandwick?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Sandwick is ZE2 9AG.

Where is Sandwick in ZE2?

Sandwick is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the ZE2 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the ZE2 postcode district.

Location of Sandwick within ZE2

Postal Boundaries © GEOLYTIX copyright and database right 2012

What is the post town for Sandwick?

The post town for Sandwick is Shetland. Sandwick is in the ZE2 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Shetland.

What is the latitude and longitude of Sandwick?

The centre of Sandwick is located at position 60.33621° latitude and -1.02073° longitude.

Latitude60.33621°
Longitude-1.02073°

What is the easting and northing of Sandwick?

The centre of Sandwick is located at the grid reference easting 454167 and northing 1161752 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting454167
Northing1161752

What are the nearest towns to Sandwick?

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

13m
Sandwick is 13 miles north of Lerwick
116m
Sandwick is 116 miles north-east of Kirkwall
124m
Sandwick is 124 miles north-east of Stromness
149m
Sandwick is 149 miles north-east of Thurso
150m
Sandwick is 150 miles north-east of Wick
186m
Sandwick is 186 miles north of Fraserburgh
187m
Sandwick is 187 miles north of Rosehearty
192m
Sandwick is 192 miles north of Macduff
192m
Sandwick is 192 miles north of Banff
193m
Sandwick is 193 miles north of Portsoy

What are the nearest cities to Sandwick?

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

224m
Sandwick is 224 miles north of Aberdeen
229m
Sandwick is 229 miles north-east of Inverness
278m
Sandwick is 278 miles north of Dundee
286m
Sandwick is 286 miles north of Perth
311m
Sandwick is 311 miles north of Stirling
313m
Sandwick is 313 miles north of Edinburgh
331m
Sandwick is 331 miles north of Glasgow
371m
Sandwick is 371 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
376m
Sandwick is 376 miles north of Sunderland
383m
Sandwick is 383 miles north of Carlisle

More Sandwick data