Where is Bexley?

Bexley is located in the county of Greater London, London, three miles north of the town of Swanley, 16 miles south-west of the major town of Basildon, and 13 miles east of London. Bexley lies just north-west of the Kent border, and was historically in the county of Kent. Bexley falls within the London borough council of Bexley, under the Greater London Authority. It is in the DA5 postcode district. The post town for Bexley is Bexley.

Bexley on a map

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

Which county is Bexley in?

Bexley is in the ceremonial county of Greater London, the historic county of Kent, and the administrative county of Greater London.

Ceremonial CountyGreater London
Historic CountyKent
Administrative CountyGreater London

Where is Bexley in Greater London?

Bexley is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Greater London, and towards the easternmost extremity of Greater London.

Location of Bexley within Greater London

What is the postcode for Bexley?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Bexley is DA5 1LD.

Where is Bexley in DA5?

Bexley is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the DA5 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the DA5 postcode district.

Location of Bexley within DA5

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What is the post town for Bexley?

The post town for Bexley is Bexley. Bexley is in the DA5 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Bexley.

What is the latitude and longitude of Bexley?

The centre of Bexley is located at position 51.44167° latitude and 0.15046° longitude.

Latitude51.44167°
Longitude0.15046°

What is the easting and northing of Bexley?

The centre of Bexley is located at the grid reference easting 549553 and northing 173602 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting549553
Northing173602

What are the nearest towns to Bexley?

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

3m
Bexley is 3 miles north of Swanley
4m
Bexley is 4 miles west of Dartford
6m
Bexley is 6 miles west of Swanscombe
8m
Bexley is 8 miles west of Grays
8m
Bexley is 8 miles west of Northfleet
9m
Bexley is 9 miles west of Tilbury
9m
Bexley is 9 miles west of Gravesend
12m
Bexley is 12 miles north of Sevenoaks
13m
Bexley is 13 miles north of Westerham
13m
Bexley is 13 miles south of Chigwell

What are the nearest cities to Bexley?

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

12m
Bexley is 12 miles south-east of City of London
13m
Bexley is 13 miles east of City of Westminster
13m
Bexley is 13 miles east of London
25m
Bexley is 25 miles south-west of Chelmsford
30m
Bexley is 30 miles south-east of St Albans
42m
Bexley is 42 miles west of Canterbury
45m
Bexley is 45 miles north of Brighton and Hove
53m
Bexley is 53 miles south of Cambridge
58m
Bexley is 58 miles north-east of Chichester
64m
Bexley is 64 miles east of Oxford

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