Where is Symbister?

Symbister is located in the county of Shetland, Scotland, 14 miles north of the town of Lerwick, 224 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 314 miles north of Edinburgh, and 611 miles north of London. Symbister falls within the unitary authority of Shetland Islands. It is in the ZE2 postcode district. The post town for Symbister is Shetland.

Symbister on a map

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

Which county is Symbister in?

Symbister 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 Symbister in Shetland?

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

Location of Symbister within Shetland

What is the postcode for Symbister?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Symbister is ZE2 9AB.

Where is Symbister in ZE2?

Symbister 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 Symbister within ZE2

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What is the post town for Symbister?

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

What is the latitude and longitude of Symbister?

The centre of Symbister is located at position 60.34082° latitude and -1.01668° longitude.

Latitude60.34082°
Longitude-1.01668°

What is the easting and northing of Symbister?

The centre of Symbister is located at the grid reference easting 454383 and northing 1162269 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting454383
Northing1162269

What are the nearest towns to Symbister?

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

14m
Symbister is 14 miles north of Lerwick
116m
Symbister is 116 miles north-east of Kirkwall
124m
Symbister is 124 miles north-east of Stromness
150m
Symbister is 150 miles north-east of Thurso
150m
Symbister is 150 miles north-east of Wick
187m
Symbister is 187 miles north of Fraserburgh
187m
Symbister is 187 miles north of Rosehearty
192m
Symbister is 192 miles north of Macduff
193m
Symbister is 193 miles north of Banff
193m
Symbister is 193 miles north of Portsoy

What are the nearest cities to Symbister?

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

224m
Symbister is 224 miles north of Aberdeen
229m
Symbister is 229 miles north-east of Inverness
278m
Symbister is 278 miles north of Dundee
287m
Symbister is 287 miles north of Perth
311m
Symbister is 311 miles north of Stirling
314m
Symbister is 314 miles north of Edinburgh
331m
Symbister is 331 miles north of Glasgow
372m
Symbister is 372 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
377m
Symbister is 377 miles north of Sunderland
384m
Symbister is 384 miles north of Carlisle

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