Appleton Thorn is located in the county of Cheshire, North West England, three miles south-east of the major town of Warrington, 132 miles north of Cardiff, and 163 miles north-west of London. Appleton Thorn lies four miles south-west of the Greater Manchester border. Appleton Thorn falls within the unitary authority of Warrington. It is in the WA4 postcode district. The post town for Appleton Thorn is Warrington.
Appleton Thorn is in the ceremonial county of Cheshire, the historic county of Cheshire, and the administrative county of Warrington.
Appleton Thorn is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Cheshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Cheshire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Appleton Thorn is WA4 4RQ.
Appleton Thorn is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the WA4 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the WA4 postcode district.
The post town for Appleton Thorn is Warrington. Appleton Thorn is in the WA4 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Warrington.
The centre of Appleton Thorn is located at position 53.35039° latitude and -2.54515° longitude.
The centre of Appleton Thorn is located at the grid reference easting 363808 and northing 383861 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Appleton Thorn relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Appleton Thorn to the centre of the town.
Position of Appleton Thorn relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Appleton Thorn to the centre of the city.