Where is Ashford?

Ashford is located in the county of Hampshire, South East England, one mile west of the town of Fordingbridge, 15 miles north of the major town of Bournemouth, 71 miles south-east of Cardiff, and 83 miles south-west of London. Ashford lies just east of the Dorset border. Ashford falls within the district council of New Forest, under the county council of Hampshire. It is in the SP6 postcode district. The post town for Ashford is Fordingbridge.

Ashford on a map

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

Which county is Ashford in?

Ashford 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 Ashford in Hampshire?

Ashford is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Hampshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Hampshire.

Location of Ashford within Hampshire

What is the postcode for Ashford?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Ashford is SP6 1FJ.

Where is Ashford in SP6?

Ashford is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the SP6 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the SP6 postcode district.

Location of Ashford within SP6

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What is the post town for Ashford?

The post town for Ashford is Fordingbridge. Ashford is in the SP6 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Fordingbridge.

What is the latitude and longitude of Ashford?

The centre of Ashford is located at position 50.92866° latitude and -1.80613° longitude.

Latitude50.92866°
Longitude-1.80613°

What is the easting and northing of Ashford?

The centre of Ashford is located at the grid reference easting 413721 and northing 114375 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting413721
Northing114375

What are the nearest towns to Ashford?

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

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Ashford is 1 mile west of Fordingbridge
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Ashford is 5 miles north-east of Verwood
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Ashford is 6 miles north of Ringwood
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Ashford is 10 miles north-east of Ferndown
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Ashford is 11 miles south of Wilton
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Ashford is 12 miles north-east of Wimborne Minster
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Ashford is 13 miles north of Christchurch
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Ashford is 14 miles north-west of New Milton
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Ashford is 14 miles west of Totton
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Ashford is 14 miles west of Romsey

What are the nearest cities to Ashford?

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

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Ashford is 10 miles south of Salisbury
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Ashford is 18 miles west of Southampton
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Ashford is 23 miles south-west of Winchester
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Ashford is 33 miles west of Portsmouth
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Ashford is 40 miles south-east of Bath
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Ashford is 41 miles south-east of Wells
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Ashford is 45 miles west of Chichester
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Ashford is 50 miles south-east of Bristol
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Ashford is 62 miles south of Oxford
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Ashford is 67 miles south of Gloucester