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Where is Brentford?

Brentford is located in the county of Greater London, London, seven miles north-east of the town of Sunbury-on-Thames, 12 miles south of the major town of Watford, and eight miles west of London. Brentford lies five miles north of the Surrey border, and was historically in the county of Middlesex. Brentford falls within the London borough council of Hounslow, under the Greater London Authority. It is in the TW8 postcode district. The post town for Brentford is Brentford.

Brentford on a map

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

Which county is Brentford in?

Brentford is in the ceremonial county of Greater London, the historic county of Middlesex, and the administrative county of Greater London.

Ceremonial CountyGreater London
Historic CountyMiddlesex
Administrative CountyGreater London

Where is Brentford in Greater London?

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

Map showing location of Brentford within Greater London
Location of Brentford within Greater London

What is the postcode for Brentford?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Brentford is TW8 0JG.

Where is Brentford in TW8?

Brentford is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the TW8 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the TW8 postcode district.

Map showing location of Brentford within TW8
Location of Brentford within TW8

What is the post town for Brentford?

The post town for Brentford is Brentford. Brentford is in the TW8 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Brentford.

What is the latitude and longitude of Brentford?

The centre of Brentford is located at position 51.48347° latitude and -0.30639° longitude.

Latitude51.48347°
Longitude-0.30639°

What is the easting and northing of Brentford?

The centre of Brentford is located at the grid reference easting 517697 and northing 177417 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting517697
Northing177417

What are the nearest towns to Brentford?

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

north-east
7m
Brentford is 7 miles north-east of Sunbury-on-Thames
north-east
8m
Brentford is 8 miles north-east of Ashford
north
8m
Brentford is 8 miles north of Esher
north-east
8m
Brentford is 8 miles north-east of Walton-on-Thames
east
10m
Brentford is 10 miles east of Staines-upon-Thames
north
10m
Brentford is 10 miles north of Ewell
north-east
10m
Brentford is 10 miles north-east of Weybridge
north
11m
Brentford is 11 miles north of Epsom
north-east
11m
Brentford is 11 miles north-east of Chertsey
east
11m
Brentford is 11 miles east of Egham

What are the nearest cities to Brentford?

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

west
8m
Brentford is 8 miles west of City of Westminster
west
8m
Brentford is 8 miles west of London
west
9m
Brentford is 9 miles west of City of London
south
19m
Brentford is 19 miles south of St Albans
south-west
38m
Brentford is 38 miles south-west of Chelmsford
south-east
45m
Brentford is 45 miles south-east of Oxford
north
46m
Brentford is 46 miles north of Brighton and Hove
north-east
49m
Brentford is 49 miles north-east of Chichester
north-east
52m
Brentford is 52 miles north-east of Winchester
south
53m
Brentford is 53 miles south of Cambridge

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