1. West Kilbride

Where is West Kilbride?

West Kilbride is located in the county of Ayrshire and Arran, Scotland, four miles north of the town of Ardrossan, 27 miles south-west of the major city of Glasgow, 67 miles west of Edinburgh, 300 miles north of Cardiff, and 348 miles north-west of London. West Kilbride lies six miles south-east of the Argyll and Bute border, and was historically in the county of Ayrshire. West Kilbride falls within the unitary authority of North Ayrshire. It is in the KA23 postcode district. The post town for West Kilbride is West Kilbride.

West Kilbride on a map

Bounding box showing extent of West Kilbride
Location of West Kilbride within the UK

Which county is West Kilbride in?

West Kilbride is in the ceremonial county of Ayrshire and Arran, the historic county of Ayrshire, and the administrative county of North Ayrshire.

Ceremonial CountyAyrshire and Arran
Historic CountyAyrshire
Administrative CountyNorth Ayrshire

Where is West Kilbride in Ayrshire and Arran?

West Kilbride is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Ayrshire and Arran, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Ayrshire and Arran.

Location of West Kilbride within Ayrshire and Arran

What is the postcode for West Kilbride?

The nearest postcode to the centre of West Kilbride is KA23 9AP.

Where is West Kilbride in KA23?

West Kilbride is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the KA23 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the KA23 postcode district.

Location of West Kilbride within KA23

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What is the post town for West Kilbride?

The post town for West Kilbride is West Kilbride. West Kilbride is in the KA23 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of West Kilbride.

What is the latitude and longitude of West Kilbride?

The centre of West Kilbride is located at position 55.69533° latitude and -4.85624° longitude.

Latitude55.69533°
Longitude-4.85624°

What is the easting and northing of West Kilbride?

The centre of West Kilbride is located at the grid reference easting 220584 and northing 648350 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting220584
Northing648350

What are the nearest towns to West Kilbride?

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

4m
West Kilbride is 4 miles north of Ardrossan
5m
West Kilbride is 5 miles south-east of Millport
5m
West Kilbride is 5 miles north-west of Saltcoats
5m
West Kilbride is 5 miles north-west of Stevenston
7m
West Kilbride is 7 miles south of Largs
7m
West Kilbride is 7 miles north-west of Kilwinning
9m
West Kilbride is 9 miles north-west of Irvine
12m
West Kilbride is 12 miles south-east of Rothesay
13m
West Kilbride is 13 miles north-west of Troon
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West Kilbride is 13 miles west of Stewarton

What are the nearest cities to West Kilbride?

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

27m
West Kilbride is 27 miles south-west of Glasgow
46m
West Kilbride is 46 miles south-west of Stirling
67m
West Kilbride is 67 miles west of Edinburgh
73m
West Kilbride is 73 miles south-west of Perth
90m
West Kilbride is 90 miles south-west of Dundee
94m
West Kilbride is 94 miles north-west of Carlisle
126m
West Kilbride is 126 miles south of Inverness
137m
West Kilbride is 137 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
140m
West Kilbride is 140 miles north-west of Lancaster
144m
West Kilbride is 144 miles north-west of Durham

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