Kilkenny is geographically located at latitude 52° 39' 35" North of the Equator and longitude 7° 15' 35" West of the Prime Meridian on the Map of World. The following locations related to it are represented by the nearest distances for a beam of light to travel and may not be nearest by road.

Bettystown Beach (Meath) is about 161.5km, Plas Taliaris (Wales) is about 373.3km, Bidston Hill (England) is about 472.5km, Hardknott Pass (England) is about 491.8km, Dumgoyne Ascent (Scotland) is about 495.2km. These are parks, playgrounds, open fields or commons located near Kilkenny.