Blackford Road

Postcode: EH9 2DT

Blackford Road is a street in the settlement of Edinburgh which is within the electoral area of Southside/Newington Ward in the administration area of City of Edinburgh Council located in the Scotland Euro Region of the UK.

Blackford Road is located 331.44 miles North West from the centre of London, 1.08 miles South from the centre of Edinburgh, 37.42 miles South from the centre of Dundee and 41.25 miles East from the centre of Glasgow.

Road Name:Blackford Road
Road Type:residential
Speed Limit:20 Mph
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Postcodes for Blackford Road

EH9 2DT
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Blackford Road is approximately 5.31566 kilometres from the tidal high water mark which could be coastline or a tidal river (click to view nearest high tide point in Google Maps) and is 89 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Blackford Road is a river called Braid Burn which is approximately 1.31623 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Blackford Road is approximately 89 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01890
Telephone Exchange: EDINBURGH NEWINGTON - ESNEW
Telephone Cabinet: P21
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 24.8
Median Speed: 10
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 26
water

Water and Drainage Details

Scottish Water
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Healthcare and Education

Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Morningside Library

184 Morningside Road, Edinburgh, EH104PU
Telephone:
Distance: 0.91 Kilometres
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Directions from Blackford Road to Morningside Library

Fountainbridge Library

137 Dundas Street, Edinburgh, EH111BG
Telephone:
Distance: 1.61 Kilometres
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Directions from Blackford Road to Fountainbridge Library

Edinburgh Central Lending Library

7-9 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh, EH11EG
Telephone: 0131 242 8030
Distance: 1.81 Kilometres
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Directions from Blackford Road to Edinburgh Central Lending Library

Stockbridge Library

11 Hamilton Place, Edinburgh, EH35BA
Telephone:
Distance: 3.08 Kilometres
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Directions from Blackford Road to Stockbridge Library

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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Brunstane Station is 6.05 Kilometers away

Directions from Blackford Road to Brunstane

Brunstane station is operated by ScotRail in the Edinburgh East Burgh area on the Newcraighall - Portobello Jcn stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Aberdour • Burntisland • Dalgety Bay • Dalmeny • Edinburgh • Eskbank • Galashiels • Glenrothes with Thornton • Gorebridge • Haymarket • Inverkeithing • Kinghorn • Kirkcaldy • Newcraighall • Newtongrange • North Queensferry • Shawfair • South Gyle • Stow • Tweedbank

South Gyle Station is 6.43 Kilometers away

Directions from Blackford Road to South Gyle

South Gyle station is operated by ScotRail in the Edinburgh West Burgh area on the Fife Loop stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Aberdeen • Aberdour • Arbroath • Brunstane • Burntisland • Cardenden • Cowdenbeath • Cupar • Dalgety Bay • Dalmeny • Dundee • Dunfermline • Dunfermline Queen Margaret • Edinburgh • Eskbank • Galashiels • Glenrothes with Thornton • Gorebridge • Haymarket • Inverkeithing • Kinghorn • Kirkcaldy • Ladybank • Leuchars • Lochgelly • Markinch • Montrose • Newcraighall • Newtongrange • North Queensferry • Perth • Portlethen • Rosyth • Shawfair • Stonehaven • Stow • Tweedbank

Newcraighall Station is 6.57 Kilometers away

Directions from Blackford Road to Newcraighall

Newcraighall station is operated by ScotRail in the Edinburgh East Burgh area on the Newcraighall - Portobello Jcn stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Aberdour • Brunstane • Burntisland • Dalgety Bay • Dalmeny • Edinburgh • Eskbank • Galashiels • Glenrothes with Thornton • Gorebridge • Haymarket • Inverkeithing • Kinghorn • Kirkcaldy • Newtongrange • North Queensferry • Shawfair • South Gyle • Stow • Tweedbank

Edinburgh Park Station is 6.94 Kilometers away

Directions from Blackford Road to Edinburgh Park

Edinburgh Park station is operated by ScotRail in the Edinburgh South West Burgh area on the Glasgow - Edinburgh stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Airdrie • Alloa • Anniesland • Armadale • Bathgate • Bearsden • Bellgrove • Blackridge • Blairhill • Bridge Of Allan • Caldercruix • Camelon • Cardross • Carntyne • Charing Cross (Glasgow) • Clydebank • Coatbridge Sunnyside • Coatdyke • Craigendoran • Dalmuir • Dalreoch • Drumchapel • Drumgelloch • Drumry • Dumbarton Central • Dumbarton East • Dunblane • Easterhouse • Edinburgh • Falkirk Grahamston • Garrowhill • Gleneagles • Haymarket • Helensburgh Central • High Street • Hillfoot • Hyndland • Jordanhill • Larbert • Linlithgow • Livingston North • Milngavie • Partick • Perth • Polmont • Shettleston • Singer • Stirling • Uphall • Westerton

Airports

Nearest Airports

Edinburgh Airport is 10.54 Kilometers away Directions from Blackford Road to Edinburgh Airport
Dundee City Airport is 59.03 Kilometers away Directions from Blackford Road to Dundee City Airport
Glasgow International Airport is 77.49 Kilometers away Directions from Blackford Road to Glasgow International Airport
Aberdeen Airport is 153.51 Kilometers away Directions from Blackford Road to Aberdeen Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Leith Newhaven Harbour Ferry Landing is 5.51 Kilometers away
Directions from Blackford Road to Leith Newhaven Harbour Ferry Landing
Inchcolm Island Ferry Landing is 12.72 Kilometers away
Directions from Blackford Road to Inchcolm Island Ferry Landing
South Queensferry Ferry Landing is 13.57 Kilometers away
Directions from Blackford Road to South Queensferry Ferry Landing
Rosyth Ferry Terminal is 18.16 Kilometers away
Directions from Blackford Road to Rosyth Ferry Terminal
Motorways

Motorways

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M8 J1/A720 - 7.23 Km Away
Directions from Blackford Road to M8 J1/A720
Junction: M8 J2 - 12.79 Km Away
Directions from Blackford Road to M8 J2
Junction: M9 J1M8/A8/A89/B7030 - 12.81 Km Away
Directions from Blackford Road to M9 J1M8/A8/A89/B7030
Junction: M9 J1A - 14.01 Km Away
Directions from Blackford Road to M9 J1A

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsbury's

102-104 Marchmont Road, Edinburgh, EH9 1BG
Distance: 0.42 Kilometres
Directions from Blackford Road to Sainsbury's

WAITROSE

145 Morningside Road, EH10 4AX
Distance: 0.86 Kilometres
Directions from Blackford Road to WAITROSE

Costcutter

132-134 Bruntsfield Place, Edinburgh, EH10 4ER
Distance: 0.88 Kilometres
Directions from Blackford Road to Costcutter

Sainsburys

155-159 Bruntsfield Place, Edinburgh, EH10 4DG
Distance: 0.9 Kilometres
Directions from Blackford Road to Sainsburys

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: Royal Observatory
Distance: 1.25 (km)
Directions from Blackford Road to Royal Observatory

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Hermitage of Braid
Distance: 1.28 (km)
Directions from Blackford Road to Hermitage of Braid

Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: Edinburgh Castle
Distance: 1.73 (km)
Directions from Blackford Road to Edinburgh Castle

Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: Calton Hill
Distance: 2.75 (km)
Directions from Blackford Road to Calton Hill

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of City of Edinburgh
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City Chambers
High Street
Edinburgh
EH1 1YJ
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Telephone Number: 0131 200 2000
Within the electoral area of Southside/Newington Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Edinburgh South
The Member of Parliament is Murray, Ian

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Location details

Location Details

Blackford Road

OS Reference: 325346, 671675
OS Grid Reference: NT253717
Latitude and Longitude: 55.932374287922, -3.1950579206673
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 5.31566 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Blackford Road

Map Number: 66
Map Name: Edinburgh Penicuik & North Berwick
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Scotland
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