Where is Whiting Bay?

Whiting Bay is located in the county of Ayrshire and Arran, Scotland, 15 miles south-west of the town of Ardrossan, 42 miles south-west of the major city of Glasgow, 81 miles west of Edinburgh, 288 miles north of Cardiff, and 342 miles north-west of London. Whiting Bay was historically in the county of Buteshire. Whiting Bay falls within the unitary authority of North Ayrshire. It is in the KA27 postcode district. The post town for Whiting Bay is Isle of Arran.

Whiting Bay on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Whiting Bay
Location of Whiting Bay within the UK

Which county is Whiting Bay in?

Whiting Bay is in the ceremonial county of Ayrshire and Arran, the historic county of Buteshire, and the administrative county of North Ayrshire.

Ceremonial CountyAyrshire and Arran
Historic CountyButeshire
Administrative CountyNorth Ayrshire

Where is Whiting Bay in Ayrshire and Arran?

Whiting Bay is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Ayrshire and Arran, and towards the westernmost extremity of Ayrshire and Arran.

Location of Whiting Bay within Ayrshire and Arran

What is the postcode for Whiting Bay?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Whiting Bay is KA27 8PS.

Where is Whiting Bay in KA27?

Whiting Bay is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the KA27 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the KA27 postcode district.

Location of Whiting Bay within KA27

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What is the post town for Whiting Bay?

The post town for Whiting Bay is Isle of Arran. Whiting Bay is in the KA27 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Isle of Arran.

What is the latitude and longitude of Whiting Bay?

The centre of Whiting Bay is located at position 55.49063° latitude and -5.09516° longitude.

Latitude55.49063°
Longitude-5.09516°

What is the easting and northing of Whiting Bay?

The centre of Whiting Bay is located at the grid reference easting 204557 and northing 626225 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting204557
Northing626225

What are the nearest towns to Whiting Bay?

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

15m
Whiting Bay is 15 miles south-west of Ardrossan
16m
Whiting Bay is 16 miles south-west of Saltcoats
17m
Whiting Bay is 17 miles south-west of Stevenston
17m
Whiting Bay is 17 miles west of Troon
18m
Whiting Bay is 18 miles west of Ayr
19m
Whiting Bay is 19 miles north-west of Maybole
19m
Whiting Bay is 19 miles south-west of Irvine
19m
Whiting Bay is 19 miles west of Prestwick
19m
Whiting Bay is 19 miles south of Millport
19m
Whiting Bay is 19 miles south-west of Kilwinning

What are the nearest cities to Whiting Bay?

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

42m
Whiting Bay is 42 miles south-west of Glasgow
63m
Whiting Bay is 63 miles south-west of Stirling
81m
Whiting Bay is 81 miles west of Edinburgh
90m
Whiting Bay is 90 miles south-west of Perth
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Whiting Bay is 95 miles north-west of Carlisle
106m
Whiting Bay is 106 miles south-west of Dundee
135m
Whiting Bay is 135 miles north-west of Lancaster
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Whiting Bay is 142 miles south of Inverness
142m
Whiting Bay is 142 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne
148m
Whiting Bay is 148 miles west of Durham

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