Where is Waterside?

Waterside is located in the county of Renfrewshire, Scotland, one mile north-east of the town of Barrhead, six miles south-west of the major city of Glasgow, 47 miles west of Edinburgh, 304 miles north of Cardiff, and 344 miles north-west of London. Waterside lies just south-west of the City of Glasgow border. Waterside falls within the unitary authority of East Renfrewshire. It is in the G78 postcode district. The post town for Waterside is Glasgow.

Waterside on a map

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

Which county is Waterside in?

Waterside is in the ceremonial county of Renfrewshire, the historic county of Renfrewshire, and the administrative county of East Renfrewshire.

Ceremonial CountyRenfrewshire
Historic CountyRenfrewshire
Administrative CountyEast Renfrewshire

Where is Waterside in Renfrewshire?

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

Location of Waterside within Renfrewshire

What is the postcode for Waterside?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Waterside is G78 1TH.

Where is Waterside in G78?

Waterside is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the G78 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the G78 postcode district.

Location of Waterside within G78

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What is the post town for Waterside?

The post town for Waterside is Glasgow. Waterside is in the G78 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Glasgow.

What is the latitude and longitude of Waterside?

The centre of Waterside is located at position 55.81387° latitude and -4.37646° longitude.

Latitude55.81387°
Longitude-4.37646°

What is the easting and northing of Waterside?

The centre of Waterside is located at the grid reference easting 251184 and northing 660401 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting251184
Northing660401

What are the nearest towns to Waterside?

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

1m
Waterside is 1 mile north-east of Barrhead
3m
Waterside is 3 miles south-east of Paisley
5m
Waterside is 5 miles south of Renfrew
6m
Waterside is 6 miles east of Johnstone
6m
Waterside is 6 miles west of Rutherglen
7m
Waterside is 7 miles south of Clydebank
7m
Waterside is 7 miles south-east of Erskine
7m
Waterside is 7 miles south of Bearsden
9m
Waterside is 9 miles south-west of Bishopbriggs
9m
Waterside is 9 miles north-west of East Kilbride

What are the nearest cities to Waterside?

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

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Waterside is 6 miles south-west of Glasgow
27m
Waterside is 27 miles south-west of Stirling
47m
Waterside is 47 miles west of Edinburgh
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Waterside is 54 miles south-west of Perth
70m
Waterside is 70 miles south-west of Dundee
85m
Waterside is 85 miles north-west of Carlisle
115m
Waterside is 115 miles south of Inverness
123m
Waterside is 123 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
127m
Waterside is 127 miles south-west of Aberdeen
131m
Waterside is 131 miles north-west of Durham

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