Where is Aldershot?

Aldershot is located in the county of Hampshire, South East England, three miles south of the town of Farnborough, eight miles west of the major town of Guildford, and 33 miles south-west of London. Aldershot lies just west of the Surrey border. Aldershot falls within the district council of Rushmoor, under the county council of Hampshire. It is in the GU11 postcode district. The post town for Aldershot is Aldershot.

Aldershot on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Aldershot
Location of Aldershot within the UK

Which county is Aldershot in?

Aldershot is in the ceremonial county of Hampshire, the historic county of Hampshire, and the administrative county of Hampshire.

Ceremonial CountyHampshire
Historic CountyHampshire
Administrative CountyHampshire

Where is Aldershot in Hampshire?

Aldershot is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Hampshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Hampshire.

Location of Aldershot within Hampshire

What is the postcode for Aldershot?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Aldershot is GU11 1DQ.

Where is Aldershot in GU11?

Aldershot is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the GU11 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the GU11 postcode district.

Location of Aldershot within GU11

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What is the post town for Aldershot?

The post town for Aldershot is Aldershot. Aldershot is in the GU11 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Aldershot.

What is the latitude and longitude of Aldershot?

The centre of Aldershot is located at position 51.24989° latitude and -0.76168° longitude.

Latitude51.24989°
Longitude-0.76168°

What is the easting and northing of Aldershot?

The centre of Aldershot is located at the grid reference easting 486522 and northing 150808 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting486522
Northing150808

What are the nearest towns to Aldershot?

Position of Aldershot relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Aldershot to the centre of the town.

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Aldershot is 3 miles south of Farnborough
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Aldershot is 3 miles north-east of Farnham
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Aldershot is 4 miles south-east of Fleet
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Aldershot is 5 miles south of Frimley
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Aldershot is 6 miles south of Blackwater
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Aldershot is 6 miles south of Camberley
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Aldershot is 7 miles south of Yateley
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Aldershot is 7 miles south of Sandhurst
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Aldershot is 8 miles north-west of Godalming
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Aldershot is 8 miles west of Guildford

What are the nearest cities to Aldershot?

Position of Aldershot relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Aldershot to the centre of the city.

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Aldershot is 27 miles north-east of Winchester
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Aldershot is 29 miles north of Chichester
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Aldershot is 33 miles south-west of City of Westminster
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Aldershot is 33 miles south-west of London
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Aldershot is 34 miles south-west of City of London
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Aldershot is 34 miles north-east of Portsmouth
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Aldershot is 37 miles north-east of Southampton
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Aldershot is 39 miles south-west of St Albans
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Aldershot is 40 miles north-west of Brighton and Hove
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Aldershot is 41 miles south-east of Oxford