Where is Box Hill?

Box Hill is located in the county of Surrey, South East England, two miles north-east of the town of Dorking, ten miles north-west of the major town of Crawley, and 19 miles south of London. Box Hill lies five miles south of the Greater London border. Box Hill falls within the district council of Mole Valley, under the county council of Surrey. It is in the KT20 postcode district. The post town for Box Hill is Tadworth.

Box Hill on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Box Hill
Location of Box Hill within the UK

Which county is Box Hill in?

Box Hill is in the ceremonial county of Surrey, the historic county of Surrey, and the administrative county of Surrey.

Ceremonial CountySurrey
Historic CountySurrey
Administrative CountySurrey

Where is Box Hill in Surrey?

Box Hill is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Surrey, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Surrey.

Location of Box Hill within Surrey

What is the postcode for Box Hill?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Box Hill is KT20 7JQ.

Where is Box Hill in KT20?

Box Hill is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the KT20 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the KT20 postcode district.

Location of Box Hill within KT20

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What is the post town for Box Hill?

The post town for Box Hill is Tadworth. Box Hill is in the KT20 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Tadworth.

What is the latitude and longitude of Box Hill?

The centre of Box Hill is located at position 51.25226° latitude and -0.28193° longitude.

Latitude51.25226°
Longitude-0.28193°

What is the easting and northing of Box Hill?

The centre of Box Hill is located at the grid reference easting 519998 and northing 151745 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting519998
Northing151745

What are the nearest towns to Box Hill?

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

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Box Hill is 2 miles north-east of Dorking
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Box Hill is 3 miles west of Reigate
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Box Hill is 4 miles south-east of Leatherhead
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Box Hill is 5 miles west of Redhill
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Box Hill is 6 miles south of Epsom
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Box Hill is 6 miles south-west of Banstead
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Box Hill is 7 miles south of Ewell
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Box Hill is 8 miles north-west of Horley
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Box Hill is 9 miles south-east of Esher
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Box Hill is 9 miles west of Caterham

What are the nearest cities to Box Hill?

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

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Box Hill is 18 miles south of City of Westminster
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Box Hill is 19 miles south of London
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Box Hill is 20 miles south-west of City of London
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Box Hill is 30 miles north of Brighton and Hove
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Box Hill is 35 miles south of St Albans
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Box Hill is 36 miles north-east of Chichester
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Box Hill is 47 miles east of Winchester
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Box Hill is 47 miles south-west of Chelmsford
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Box Hill is 47 miles north-east of Portsmouth
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Box Hill is 54 miles north-east of Southampton