Tayport is located in the county of Fife, Scotland, one mile south of the town of Broughty Ferry, four miles east of the major city of Dundee, 36 miles north of Edinburgh, 344 miles north of Cardiff, and 359 miles north of London. Tayport lies roughly one mile south-east of the City of Dundee border. Tayport falls within the unitary authority of Fife. It is in the DD6 postcode district.
Tayport is in the ceremonial county of Fife, the historic county of Fife, and the administrative county of Fife.
Tayport is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Fife, and towards the easternmost extremity of Fife.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Tayport is DD6 9NS.
Tayport is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the DD6 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the DD6 postcode district.
The centre of Tayport is located at position 56.44648° latitude and -2.87998° longitude.
The centre of Tayport is located at the grid reference easting 345850 and northing 728603 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Tayport relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Tayport to the centre of the town.
Position of Tayport relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Tayport to the centre of the city.