Strichen is located in the county of Aberdeenshire, Scotland, eight miles south of the town of Rosehearty, 30 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 120 miles north of Edinburgh, 424 miles north of Cardiff, and 427 miles north of London. Strichen falls within the unitary authority of Aberdeenshire. It is in the AB43 postcode district. The post town for Strichen is Fraserburgh.
Strichen is in the ceremonial county of Aberdeenshire, the historic county of Aberdeenshire, and the administrative county of Aberdeenshire.
Strichen is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Aberdeenshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Aberdeenshire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Strichen is AB43 6SS.
Strichen is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the AB43 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the AB43 postcode district.
The post town for Strichen is Fraserburgh. Strichen is in the AB43 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Fraserburgh.
The centre of Strichen is located at position 57.58648° latitude and -2.0904° longitude.
The centre of Strichen is located at the grid reference easting 394694 and northing 855164 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Strichen relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Strichen to the centre of the town.
Position of Strichen relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Strichen to the centre of the city.