Where is Woodend?

Woodend is located in the county of West Lothian, Scotland, two miles west of the town of Queensferry, 31 miles east of the major city of Glasgow, 11 miles west of Edinburgh, 311 miles north of Cardiff, and 337 miles north-west of London. Woodend lies just north-west of the City of Edinburgh border. Woodend falls within the unitary authority of West Lothian. It is in the EH52 postcode district. The post town for Woodend is Broxburn.

Woodend on a map

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

Which county is Woodend in?

Woodend is in the ceremonial county of West Lothian, the historic county of West Lothian, and the administrative county of West Lothian.

Ceremonial CountyWest Lothian
Historic CountyWest Lothian
Administrative CountyWest Lothian

Where is Woodend in West Lothian?

Woodend is situated towards the northernmost extremity of West Lothian, and towards the easternmost extremity of West Lothian.

Location of Woodend within West Lothian

What is the postcode for Woodend?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Woodend is EH52 6QB.

Where is Woodend in EH52?

Woodend is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the EH52 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the EH52 postcode district.

Location of Woodend within EH52

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What is the post town for Woodend?

The post town for Woodend is Broxburn. Woodend is in the EH52 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Broxburn.

What is the latitude and longitude of Woodend?

The centre of Woodend is located at position 55.98077° latitude and -3.46345° longitude.

Latitude55.98077°
Longitude-3.46345°

What is the easting and northing of Woodend?

The centre of Woodend is located at the grid reference easting 308782 and northing 677387 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting308782
Northing677387

What are the nearest towns to Woodend?

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

2m
Woodend is 2 miles west of Queensferry
3m
Woodend is 3 miles north of Broxburn
4m
Woodend is 4 miles south-west of Inverkeithing
5m
Woodend is 5 miles east of Linlithgow
6m
Woodend is 6 miles south-east of Bo'ness
6m
Woodend is 6 miles south of Dunfermline
7m
Woodend is 7 miles north of Livingston
8m
Woodend is 8 miles south-east of Culross
9m
Woodend is 9 miles north-east of Bathgate
10m
Woodend is 10 miles north-east of Blackburn

What are the nearest cities to Woodend?

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

11m
Woodend is 11 miles west of Edinburgh
20m
Woodend is 20 miles south-east of Stirling
29m
Woodend is 29 miles south of Perth
31m
Woodend is 31 miles east of Glasgow
38m
Woodend is 38 miles south-west of Dundee
78m
Woodend is 78 miles north of Carlisle
96m
Woodend is 96 miles south-west of Aberdeen
101m
Woodend is 101 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
108m
Woodend is 108 miles south of Inverness
111m
Woodend is 111 miles north-west of Sunderland

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