Where is St Lythans?

St Lythans is located in the county of South Glamorgan, Wales, three miles north of the town of Barry, 15 miles north-west of the major town of Weston-Super-Mare, five miles south-west of Cardiff, and 136 miles west of London. St Lythans lies five miles south-east of the Mid Glamorgan border, and was historically in the county of Glamorgan. St Lythans falls within the unitary authority of Bro Morgannwg - the Vale of Glamorgan. It is in the CF5 postcode district. The post town for St Lythans is Cardiff.

St Lythans on a map

Bounding box showing extent of St Lythans
Location of St Lythans within the UK

Which county is St Lythans in?

St Lythans 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 St Lythans in South Glamorgan?

St Lythans is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of South Glamorgan, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of South Glamorgan.

Location of St Lythans within South Glamorgan

What is the postcode for St Lythans?

The nearest postcode to the centre of St Lythans is CF5 6BQ.

Where is St Lythans in CF5?

St Lythans is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the CF5 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the CF5 postcode district.

Location of St Lythans within CF5

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What is the post town for St Lythans?

The post town for St Lythans is Cardiff. St Lythans is in the CF5 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Cardiff.

What is the latitude and longitude of St Lythans?

The centre of St Lythans is located at position 51.4486° latitude and -3.28252° longitude.

Latitude51.4486°
Longitude-3.28252°

What is the easting and northing of St Lythans?

The centre of St Lythans is located at the grid reference easting 310972 and northing 172960 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting310972
Northing172960

What are the nearest towns to St Lythans?

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

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St Lythans is 3 miles north of Barry
5m
St Lythans is 5 miles west of Penarth
7m
St Lythans is 7 miles east of Cowbridge
8m
St Lythans is 8 miles south-east of Talbot Green
8m
St Lythans is 8 miles south-east of Llantrisant
9m
St Lythans is 9 miles south of Caerphilly
9m
St Lythans is 9 miles east of Llantwit Major
11m
St Lythans is 11 miles south-east of Pencoed
11m
St Lythans is 11 miles south of Pontypridd
12m
St Lythans is 12 miles south-east of Porth

What are the nearest cities to St Lythans?

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

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St Lythans is 5 miles south-west of Cardiff
16m
St Lythans is 16 miles south-west of Newport
29m
St Lythans is 29 miles west of Bristol
31m
St Lythans is 31 miles south-east of Swansea
32m
St Lythans is 32 miles north-west of Wells
40m
St Lythans is 40 miles west of Bath
48m
St Lythans is 48 miles south-west of Hereford
51m
St Lythans is 51 miles north of Exeter
53m
St Lythans is 53 miles south-west of Gloucester
69m
St Lythans is 69 miles south-west of Worcester

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