What Country Is Aberystwyth In?

Aberystwyth is located in Wales, which is part of the United Kingdom.

If you are thinking the name Aberystwyth doesn’t sound very English, you are right. It is a Welsh name.

Aberystwyth is about 180 miles (290 km) to the northwest-west from London and about 90 miles (145 km) to the west from Birmingham.

The United Kingdom consists of England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. Wales is located to the west of England. Aberystwyth is situated on the western coast of Wales, approximately in the middle when going north-south.

The sea in Aberystwyth is Cardigan Bay, which is part of the Irish Sea. The coast of Ireland is about 90 miles (145 km) to the west.