Where is Amersham?

Amersham is located in the county of Buckinghamshire, South East England, two miles south of the town of Chesham, seven miles north-east of the major town of High Wycombe, and 23 miles north-west of London. Amersham lies three miles south-west of the Hertfordshire border. Amersham falls within the district council of Chiltern, under the county council of Buckinghamshire. It is in the HP6 postcode district. The post town for Amersham is Amersham.

Amersham on a map

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

Which county is Amersham in?

Amersham is in the ceremonial county of Buckinghamshire, the historic county of Buckinghamshire, and the administrative county of Buckinghamshire.

Ceremonial CountyBuckinghamshire
Historic CountyBuckinghamshire
Administrative CountyBuckinghamshire

Where is Amersham in Buckinghamshire?

Amersham is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Buckinghamshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Buckinghamshire.

Location of Amersham within Buckinghamshire

What is the postcode for Amersham?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Amersham is HP6 5DT.

Where is Amersham in HP6?

Amersham is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the HP6 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the HP6 postcode district.

Location of Amersham within HP6

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What is the post town for Amersham?

The post town for Amersham is Amersham. Amersham is in the HP6 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Amersham.

What is the latitude and longitude of Amersham?

The centre of Amersham is located at position 51.67685° latitude and -0.60765° longitude.

Latitude51.67685°
Longitude-0.60765°

What is the easting and northing of Amersham?

The centre of Amersham is located at the grid reference easting 496370 and northing 198483 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting496370
Northing198483

What are the nearest towns to Amersham?

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

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Amersham is 2 miles south of Chesham
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Amersham is 4 miles west of Chorleywood
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Amersham is 5 miles north of Beaconsfield
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Amersham is 6 miles south of Berkhamsted
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Amersham is 7 miles north-west of Rickmansworth
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Amersham is 7 miles north of Gerrards Cross
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Amersham is 7 miles north-east of High Wycombe
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Amersham is 8 miles south-west of Hemel Hempstead
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Amersham is 8 miles south-east of Wendover
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Amersham is 8 miles south of Tring

What are the nearest cities to Amersham?

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

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Amersham is 13 miles south-west of St Albans
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Amersham is 24 miles north-west of London
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Amersham is 24 miles north-west of City of Westminster
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Amersham is 25 miles north-west of City of London
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Amersham is 28 miles east of Oxford
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Amersham is 47 miles west of Chelmsford
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Amersham is 48 miles south-west of Cambridge
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Amersham is 52 miles north-east of Winchester
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Amersham is 59 miles north of Chichester
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Amersham is 62 miles south-west of Ely