Where is Torrance?

Torrance is located in the county of Dunbartonshire, Scotland, two miles west of the town of Kirkintilloch, five miles north of the major city of Glasgow, 40 miles west of Edinburgh, 311 miles north of Cardiff, and 348 miles north-west of London. Torrance lies two miles north-west of the Lanarkshire border, and was historically in the county of Stirlingshire. Torrance falls within the unitary authority of East Dunbartonshire. It is in the G64 postcode district. The post town for Torrance is Glasgow.

Torrance on a map

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

Which county is Torrance in?

Torrance is in the ceremonial county of Dunbartonshire, the historic county of Stirlingshire, and the administrative county of East Dunbartonshire.

Ceremonial CountyDunbartonshire
Historic CountyStirlingshire
Administrative CountyEast Dunbartonshire

Where is Torrance in Dunbartonshire?

Torrance is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Dunbartonshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Dunbartonshire.

Location of Torrance within Dunbartonshire

What is the postcode for Torrance?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Torrance is G64 4EL.

Where is Torrance in G64?

Torrance is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the G64 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the G64 postcode district.

Location of Torrance within G64

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What is the post town for Torrance?

The post town for Torrance is Glasgow. Torrance is in the G64 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Glasgow.

What is the latitude and longitude of Torrance?

The centre of Torrance is located at position 55.9385° latitude and -4.21215° longitude.

Latitude55.9385°
Longitude-4.21215°

What is the easting and northing of Torrance?

The centre of Torrance is located at the grid reference easting 261921 and northing 673927 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting261921
Northing673927

What are the nearest towns to Torrance?

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

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Torrance is 2 miles west of Kirkintilloch
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Torrance is 2 miles north of Bishopbriggs
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Torrance is 4 miles east of Milngavie
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Torrance is 5 miles east of Bearsden
7m
Torrance is 7 miles south-west of Kilsyth
8m
Torrance is 8 miles north of Rutherglen
8m
Torrance is 8 miles north-east of Renfrew
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Torrance is 8 miles west of Cumbernauld
9m
Torrance is 9 miles east of Clydebank
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Torrance is 9 miles north-west of Coatbridge

What are the nearest cities to Torrance?

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

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Torrance is 5 miles north of Glasgow
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Torrance is 16 miles south-west of Stirling
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Torrance is 40 miles west of Edinburgh
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Torrance is 43 miles south-west of Perth
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Torrance is 60 miles south-west of Dundee
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Torrance is 88 miles north-west of Carlisle
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Torrance is 107 miles south of Inverness
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Torrance is 117 miles south-west of Aberdeen
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Torrance is 122 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
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Torrance is 131 miles north-west of Durham

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