Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh is a large place in the region of Scotland in United Kingdom with a population of approximately 506,520 people and is one of the largest places in United Kingdom. Find all facts and information about Edinburgh.

Facts and figures on Edinburgh at a glance

Name: Edinburgh (Edinburgh)
Status: Large place and regional capital
Population: 506,520 people
Region name (Level 2): City of Edinburgh
Region name (Level 1): Scotland
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe

Edinburgh is located in the region of Scotland and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Edinburgh to United Kingdom's capital London (London) is approximately 535 km / 332 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Edinburgh
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Edinburgh EdinburghLarge place / Regional capital506,520 peopleScotland Scotland

Map of Edinburgh

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Information on Edinburgh

Information on Edinburgh
Place nameRegion name Level 2Region name Level 1CountryContinent
Edinburgh EdinburghCity of Edinburgh City of EdinburghScotland ScotlandUnited KingdomEurope

Time in Edinburgh

Time in Edinburgh
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Thu, 22 Feb 2024 - 8:53am (08:53h)NoThu, 22 Feb 2024 - 8:53am (08:53h)UTCEurope/London

Geographic coordinates of Edinburgh

Latitude & Longitude of Edinburgh
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map55°57'07.4"N (55.9520600°)3°11'47.3"W (-3.1964800°)

Distances from Edinburgh

Distances from Edinburgh
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
6,210 km north of the equator200 km west of the prime meridianDistances from Edinburgh

Places around Edinburgh

26 places found within 5 km around Edinburgh. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Edinburgh
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
New Town New Town-0.2 km 0.1 mishow
Old Town Old Town-0.4 km 0.3 mishow
Queen Street Queen Street-0.5 km 0.3 mishow
Grassmarket Grassmarket-0.5 km 0.3 mishow
York Place York Place-0.6 km 0.4 mishow
Stockbridge Stockbridge-1.0 km 0.6 mishow
West End West End-1.2 km 0.7 mishow
Marchmont Marchmont-1.5 km 1.0 mishow
Dalry Dalry-2.0 km 1.2 mishow
Newington Newington-2.0 km 1.2 mishow
Leith Leith-2.6 km 1.6 mishow
East Pilton East Pilton-2.8 km 1.7 mishow
Blackford Blackford-3.0 km 1.8 mishow
Newhaven Newhaven-3.1 km 1.9 mishow
Ravelston Ravelston-3.1 km 1.9 mishow
Morningside Morningside-3.2 km 2.0 mishow
Drylaw Drylaw-3.4 km 2.1 mishow
Gorgie Gorgie-3.4 km 2.1 mishow
Granton Granton-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
West Pilton West Pilton-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
Slateford Slateford-4.0 km 2.5 mishow
Craigmillar Craigmillar-4.1 km 2.5 mishow
Duddingston Duddingston-4.3 km 2.7 mishow
Davidsons Mains Davidsons Mains-4.7 km 2.9 mishow
Liberton Liberton-4.9 km 3.0 mishow
Portobello Portobello-5.0 km 3.1 mishow

Airports around Edinburgh

1 airport found within 15 km around Edinburgh. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Edinburgh
AirportCodeDistanceRoute
Edinburgh Airport Edinburgh AirportEDI, EGPH11.0 km 6.8 mishow

External sources of information on Edinburgh

Edinburgh on Wikipedia