Where is Bicester?

Bicester is located in the county of Oxfordshire, South East England, eight miles north-east of the town of Kidlington, 11 miles north-east of the major city of Oxford, and 51 miles north-west of London. Bicester lies three miles west of the Buckinghamshire border. Bicester falls within the district council of Cherwell, under the county council of Oxfordshire. It is in the OX26 postcode district. The post town for Bicester is Bicester.

Bicester on a map

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

Which county is Bicester in?

Bicester is in the ceremonial county of Oxfordshire, the historic county of Oxfordshire, and the administrative county of Oxfordshire.

Ceremonial CountyOxfordshire
Historic CountyOxfordshire
Administrative CountyOxfordshire

Where is Bicester in Oxfordshire?

Bicester is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Oxfordshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Oxfordshire.

Location of Bicester within Oxfordshire

What is the postcode for Bicester?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Bicester is OX26 6DA.

Where is Bicester in OX26?

Bicester is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the OX26 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the OX26 postcode district.

Location of Bicester within OX26

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What is the post town for Bicester?

The post town for Bicester is Bicester. Bicester is in the OX26 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Bicester.

What is the latitude and longitude of Bicester?

The centre of Bicester is located at position 51.89665° latitude and -1.15187° longitude.

Latitude51.89665°
Longitude-1.15187°

What is the easting and northing of Bicester?

The centre of Bicester is located at the grid reference easting 458456 and northing 222351 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting458456
Northing222351

What are the nearest towns to Bicester?

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

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Bicester is 8 miles north-east of Kidlington
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Bicester is 9 miles east of Woodstock
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Bicester is 9 miles south of Brackley
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Bicester is 10 miles south-west of Buckingham
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Bicester is 12 miles west of Winslow
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Bicester is 13 miles north-west of Thame
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Bicester is 14 miles south-east of Banbury
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Bicester is 14 miles east of Charlbury
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Bicester is 16 miles west of Aylesbury
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Bicester is 16 miles north-east of Witney

What are the nearest cities to Bicester?

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

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Bicester is 11 miles north-east of Oxford
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Bicester is 36 miles west of St Albans
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Bicester is 38 miles south-east of Coventry
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Bicester is 47 miles east of Gloucester
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Bicester is 50 miles south-east of Worcester
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Bicester is 51 miles south of Leicester
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Bicester is 51 miles south-east of Birmingham
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Bicester is 52 miles north-west of London
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Bicester is 52 miles north-west of City of Westminster
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Bicester is 53 miles north-west of City of London