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Where is Bideford?

Bideford is located in the county of Devon, South West England, two miles south of the town of Northam, 36 miles north-west of the major city of Exeter, 55 miles south-west of Cardiff, and 180 miles west of London. Bideford falls within the district council of Torridge, under the county council of Devon. It is in the EX39 postcode district. The post town for Bideford is Bideford.

COVID-19: Bideford coronavirus cases are reported by Public Health England within the Devon case numbers. This Bideford coronavirus map shows the position of Bideford within Devon, along with the number of cases in Devon and each of the surrounding areas.

Bideford on a map

Map showing extent of Bideford as bounding box
Bounding box showing extent of Bideford
Map showing location of Bideford within the UK
Location of Bideford within the UK

Which county is Bideford in?

Bideford is in the ceremonial county of Devon, the historic county of Devon, and the administrative county of Devon.

Ceremonial CountyDevon
Historic CountyDevon
Administrative CountyDevon

Where is Bideford in Devon?

Bideford is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Devon, and towards the westernmost extremity of Devon.

Map showing location of Bideford within Devon
Location of Bideford within Devon

What is the postcode for Bideford?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Bideford is EX39 2HS.

Where is Bideford in EX39?

Bideford is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the EX39 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the EX39 postcode district.

Map showing location of Bideford within EX39
Location of Bideford within EX39

What is the post town for Bideford?

The post town for Bideford is Bideford. Bideford is in the EX39 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Bideford.

What is the latitude and longitude of Bideford?

The centre of Bideford is located at position 51.0168° latitude and -4.20481° longitude.

Latitude51.0168°
Longitude-4.20481°

What is the easting and northing of Bideford?

The centre of Bideford is located at the grid reference easting 245445 and northing 126472 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting245445
Northing126472

What are the nearest towns to Bideford?

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

south
2m
Bideford is 2 miles south of Northam
north-west
5m
Bideford is 5 miles north-west of Great Torrington
south-west
8m
Bideford is 8 miles south-west of Barnstaple
south
14m
Bideford is 14 miles south of Ilfracombe
north-east
16m
Bideford is 16 miles north-east of Holsworthy
west
16m
Bideford is 16 miles west of South Molton
north-east
19m
Bideford is 19 miles north-east of Stratton
north-east
20m
Bideford is 20 miles north-east of Bude
north-west
20m
Bideford is 20 miles north-west of North Tawton
north-west
21m
Bideford is 21 miles north-west of Okehampton

What are the nearest cities to Bideford?

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

north-west
36m
Bideford is 36 miles north-west of Exeter
south
43m
Bideford is 43 miles south of Swansea
north
45m
Bideford is 45 miles north of Plymouth
south-west
55m
Bideford is 55 miles south-west of Cardiff
north-east
64m
Bideford is 64 miles north-east of Truro
south-west
66m
Bideford is 66 miles south-west of Newport
west
69m
Bideford is 69 miles west of Wells
south-east
75m
Bideford is 75 miles south-east of St Davids
west
76m
Bideford is 76 miles west of Bristol
west
84m
Bideford is 84 miles west of Bath

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