Where is Brading?

Brading is located in the county of Isle of Wight, South East England, two miles north of the town of Sandown, eight miles south of the major city of Portsmouth, and 73 miles south-west of London. Brading lies six miles south of the Hampshire border, and was historically in the county of Hampshire. Brading falls within the unitary authority of Isle of Wight. It is in the PO36 postcode district.

Brading on a map

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

Which county is Brading in?

Brading is in the ceremonial county of Isle of Wight, the historic county of Hampshire, and the administrative county of Isle of Wight.

Ceremonial CountyIsle of Wight
Historic CountyHampshire
Administrative CountyIsle of Wight

Where is Brading in Isle of Wight?

Brading is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Isle of Wight, and towards the easternmost extremity of Isle of Wight.

Location of Brading within Isle of Wight

What is the postcode for Brading?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Brading is PO36 0DF.

Where is Brading in PO36?

Brading is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the PO36 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the PO36 postcode district.

Location of Brading within PO36

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What is the latitude and longitude of Brading?

The centre of Brading is located at position 50.68006° latitude and -1.1438° longitude.

Latitude50.68006°
Longitude-1.1438°

What is the easting and northing of Brading?

The centre of Brading is located at the grid reference easting 460589 and northing 87061 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting460589
Northing87061

What are the nearest towns to Brading?

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

2m
Brading is 2 miles north of Sandown
4m
Brading is 4 miles south of Ryde
4m
Brading is 4 miles north-east of Shanklin
6m
Brading is 6 miles north-east of Ventnor
7m
Brading is 7 miles east of Newport
8m
Brading is 8 miles south of Gosport
8m
Brading is 8 miles south-east of East Cowes
9m
Brading is 9 miles south-east of Cowes
12m
Brading is 12 miles south of Fareham
14m
Brading is 14 miles south-west of Havant

What are the nearest cities to Brading?

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

8m
Brading is 8 miles south of Portsmouth
19m
Brading is 19 miles south-east of Southampton
19m
Brading is 19 miles south-west of Chichester
27m
Brading is 27 miles south of Winchester
39m
Brading is 39 miles south-east of Salisbury
45m
Brading is 45 miles west of Brighton and Hove
72m
Brading is 72 miles south-east of Bath
72m
Brading is 72 miles south-west of City of Westminster
72m
Brading is 72 miles south-west of London
74m
Brading is 74 miles south-west of City of London