Where is Vaynor?

Vaynor is located in the county of Mid Glamorgan, Wales, three miles north of the town of Merthyr Tydfil, 21 miles north-west of the major city of Newport, 23 miles north of Cardiff, and 141 miles west of London. Vaynor lies just south of the Powys border, and was historically in the county of Brecknockshire. Vaynor falls within the unitary authority of Merthyr Tudful - Merthyr Tydfil. It is in the CF48 postcode district. The post town for Vaynor is Merthyr Tydfil.

Vaynor on a map

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

Which county is Vaynor in?

Vaynor is in the ceremonial county of Mid Glamorgan, the historic county of Brecknockshire, and the administrative county of Merthyr Tudful - Merthyr Tydfil.

Ceremonial CountyMid Glamorgan
Historic CountyBrecknockshire
Administrative CountyMerthyr Tudful - Merthyr Tydfil

Where is Vaynor in Mid Glamorgan?

Vaynor is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Mid Glamorgan, and towards the easternmost extremity of Mid Glamorgan.

Location of Vaynor within Mid Glamorgan

What is the postcode for Vaynor?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Vaynor is CF48 2TT.

Where is Vaynor in CF48?

Vaynor is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the CF48 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the CF48 postcode district.

Location of Vaynor within CF48

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What is the post town for Vaynor?

The post town for Vaynor is Merthyr Tydfil. Vaynor is in the CF48 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Merthyr Tydfil.

What is the latitude and longitude of Vaynor?

The centre of Vaynor is located at position 51.78609° latitude and -3.38055° longitude.

Latitude51.78609°
Longitude-3.38055°

What is the easting and northing of Vaynor?

The centre of Vaynor is located at the grid reference easting 304869 and northing 210616 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting304869
Northing210616

What are the nearest towns to Vaynor?

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

3m
Vaynor is 3 miles north of Merthyr Tydfil
4m
Vaynor is 4 miles north-west of Rhymney
6m
Vaynor is 6 miles north-east of Aberdare
6m
Vaynor is 6 miles west of Tredegar
7m
Vaynor is 7 miles north of Mountain Ash
7m
Vaynor is 7 miles west of Ebbw Vale
9m
Vaynor is 9 miles west of Brynmawr
9m
Vaynor is 9 miles north of Treharris
9m
Vaynor is 9 miles north of Ferndale
9m
Vaynor is 9 miles west of Nantyglo

What are the nearest cities to Vaynor?

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

21m
Vaynor is 21 miles north-west of Newport
23m
Vaynor is 23 miles north of Cardiff
27m
Vaynor is 27 miles north-east of Swansea
34m
Vaynor is 34 miles south-west of Hereford
41m
Vaynor is 41 miles north-west of Bristol
49m
Vaynor is 49 miles west of Gloucester
51m
Vaynor is 51 miles north-west of Wells
52m
Vaynor is 52 miles north-west of Bath
57m
Vaynor is 57 miles south-west of Worcester
74m
Vaynor is 74 miles north of Exeter

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