Where is Aston?

Aston is located in the county of South Yorkshire, Yorkshire and the Humber, four miles west of the town of Dinnington, five miles south-east of the major town of Rotherham, and 137 miles north of London. Aston lies two miles north-east of the Derbyshire border, and was historically in the county of Yorkshire. Aston falls within the unitary authority of Reading. It is in the S26 postcode district. The post town for Aston is Sheffield.

Aston on a map

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

Which county is Aston in?

Aston is in the ceremonial county of South Yorkshire, and the historic county of Yorkshire.

Ceremonial CountySouth Yorkshire
Historic CountyYorkshire

Where is Aston in South Yorkshire?

Aston is situated towards the southernmost extremity of South Yorkshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of South Yorkshire.

Location of Aston within South Yorkshire

What is the postcode for Aston?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Aston is S26 2EB.

Where is Aston in S26?

Aston is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the S26 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the S26 postcode district.

Location of Aston within S26

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What is the post town for Aston?

The post town for Aston is Sheffield. Aston is in the S26 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Sheffield.

What is the latitude and longitude of Aston?

The centre of Aston is located at position 53.36267° latitude and -1.29793° longitude.

Latitude53.36267°
Longitude-1.29793°

What is the easting and northing of Aston?

The centre of Aston is located at the grid reference easting 446819 and northing 385318 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting446819
Northing385318

What are the nearest towns to Aston?

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

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Aston is 4 miles west of Dinnington
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Aston is 5 miles south-east of Rotherham
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Aston is 6 miles south-west of Maltby
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Aston is 7 miles north of Staveley
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Aston is 7 miles south of Rawmarsh
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Aston is 8 miles north-west of Worksop
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Aston is 8 miles north-east of Dronfield
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Aston is 9 miles south of Conisbrough
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Aston is 9 miles south of Mexborough
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Aston is 9 miles south-west of Tickhill

What are the nearest cities to Aston?

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

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Aston is 7 miles east of Sheffield
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Aston is 24 miles south of Wakefield
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Aston is 29 miles north of Nottingham
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Aston is 31 miles north of Derby
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Aston is 32 miles south of Leeds
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Aston is 33 miles west of Lincoln
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Aston is 35 miles south-east of Bradford
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Aston is 40 miles east of Manchester
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Aston is 42 miles east of Salford
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Aston is 42 miles south of York

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