The Ythan is a river in the north-east o Scotland risin at Wells o Ythan near the veelage o Ythanwells an flowin sooth-eastwards throu the touns o Fyvie, Methlick an Ellon afore flowin intae the North Sea near Neeburgh, in Formartine.

The mooth o the River Ythan, drainin intae the North Sea near Newburgh

Coordinates: 57°18′N 2°00′W / 57.300°N 2.000°W / 57.300; -2.000