Where is Berkhamsted?

Berkhamsted is located in the county of Hertfordshire, Eastern England, four miles south-east of the town of Tring, four miles west of the major town of Hemel Hempstead, and 26 miles north-west of London. Berkhamsted lies just south-east of the Buckinghamshire border. Berkhamsted falls within the district council of Dacorum, under the county council of Hertfordshire. It is in the HP4 postcode district. The post town for Berkhamsted is Berkhamsted.

Berkhamsted on a map

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

Which county is Berkhamsted in?

Berkhamsted is in the ceremonial county of Hertfordshire, the historic county of Hertfordshire, and the administrative county of Hertfordshire.

Ceremonial CountyHertfordshire
Historic CountyHertfordshire
Administrative CountyHertfordshire

Where is Berkhamsted in Hertfordshire?

Berkhamsted is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Hertfordshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Hertfordshire.

Location of Berkhamsted within Hertfordshire

What is the postcode for Berkhamsted?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Berkhamsted is HP4 1FF.

Where is Berkhamsted in HP4?

Berkhamsted is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the HP4 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the HP4 postcode district.

Location of Berkhamsted within HP4

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What is the post town for Berkhamsted?

The post town for Berkhamsted is Berkhamsted. Berkhamsted is in the HP4 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Berkhamsted.

What is the latitude and longitude of Berkhamsted?

The centre of Berkhamsted is located at position 51.76372° latitude and -0.57465° longitude.

Latitude51.76372°
Longitude-0.57465°

What is the easting and northing of Berkhamsted?

The centre of Berkhamsted is located at the grid reference easting 498463 and northing 208188 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting498463
Northing208188

What are the nearest towns to Berkhamsted?

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

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Berkhamsted is 4 miles south-east of Tring
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Berkhamsted is 4 miles west of Hemel Hempstead
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Berkhamsted is 4 miles north of Chesham
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Berkhamsted is 6 miles north of Amersham
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Berkhamsted is 7 miles east of Wendover
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Berkhamsted is 8 miles north of Chorleywood
9m
Berkhamsted is 9 miles south of Dunstable
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Berkhamsted is 10 miles north-west of Rickmansworth
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Berkhamsted is 10 miles south-west of Harpenden
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Berkhamsted is 10 miles south of Houghton Regis

What are the nearest cities to Berkhamsted?

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

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Berkhamsted is 10 miles west of St Albans
26m
Berkhamsted is 26 miles north-west of London
27m
Berkhamsted is 27 miles north-west of City of Westminster
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Berkhamsted is 27 miles north-west of City of London
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Berkhamsted is 29 miles east of Oxford
43m
Berkhamsted is 43 miles south-west of Cambridge
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Berkhamsted is 45 miles west of Chelmsford
57m
Berkhamsted is 57 miles south-west of Ely
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Berkhamsted is 58 miles south of Peterborough
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Berkhamsted is 58 miles north-east of Winchester