1. Burford

Where is Burford?

Burford is located in the county of Oxfordshire, South East England, four miles north-west of the town of Carterton, 17 miles west of the major city of Oxford, and 68 miles west of London. Burford lies two miles east of the Gloucestershire border. Burford falls within the district council of West Oxfordshire, under the county council of Oxfordshire. It is in the OX18 postcode district.

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

Burford on a map

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

Which county is Burford in?

Burford 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 Burford in Oxfordshire?

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

Location of Burford within Oxfordshire

What is the postcode for Burford?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Burford is OX18 4QR.

Where is Burford in OX18?

Burford is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the OX18 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the OX18 postcode district.

Location of Burford within OX18

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What is the latitude and longitude of Burford?

The centre of Burford is located at position 51.80765° latitude and -1.63672° longitude.


What is the easting and northing of Burford?

The centre of Burford is located at the grid reference easting 425144 and northing 212175 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.


What are the nearest towns to Burford?

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

Burford is 4 miles north-west of Carterton
Burford is 7 miles west of Witney
Burford is 8 miles south-west of Charlbury
Burford is 8 miles north of Lechlade-on-Thames
Burford is 9 miles east of Northleach
Burford is 9 miles south-east of Stow-on-the-Wold
Burford is 9 miles north-east of Fairford
Burford is 10 miles south-west of Chipping Norton
Burford is 11 miles north of Faringdon
Burford is 12 miles west of Woodstock

What are the nearest cities to Burford?

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

Burford is 17 miles west of Oxford
Burford is 26 miles east of Gloucester
Burford is 36 miles south-east of Worcester
Burford is 42 miles south of Coventry
Burford is 43 miles north-east of Bath
Burford is 48 miles south of Birmingham
Burford is 48 miles north-east of Bristol
Burford is 49 miles east of Hereford
Burford is 51 miles north of Salisbury
Burford is 53 miles north of Winchester

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