Avebury is located in the county of Wiltshire, South West England, five miles west of the town of Marlborough, ten miles south of the major town of Swindon, 57 miles east of Cardiff, and 75 miles west of London. Avebury falls within the unitary authority of Wiltshire. It is in the SN8 postcode district. The post town for Avebury is Marlborough.
Avebury is in the ceremonial county of Wiltshire, the historic county of Wiltshire, and the administrative county of Wiltshire.
Avebury is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Wiltshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Wiltshire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Avebury is SN8 1RF.
Avebury is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the SN8 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the SN8 postcode district.
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The post town for Avebury is Marlborough. Avebury is in the SN8 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Marlborough.
The centre of Avebury is located at position 51.42836° latitude and -1.85514° longitude.
The centre of Avebury is located at the grid reference easting 410168 and northing 169939 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Avebury relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Avebury to the centre of the town.
Position of Avebury relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Avebury to the centre of the city.