Where is Burton?

Burton is located in the county of Wiltshire, South West England, six miles east of the town of Chipping Sodbury, ten miles north-east of the major city of Bath, and 92 miles west of London. Burton lies just south of the Gloucestershire border. Burton falls within the unitary authority of Wiltshire. It is in the SN14 postcode district. The post town for Burton is Chippenham.

Burton on a map

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

Which county is Burton in?

Burton is in the ceremonial county of Wiltshire, the historic county of Wiltshire, and the administrative county of Wiltshire.

Ceremonial CountyWiltshire
Historic CountyWiltshire
Administrative CountyWiltshire

Where is Burton in Wiltshire?

Burton is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Wiltshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Wiltshire.

Location of Burton within Wiltshire

What is the postcode for Burton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Burton is SN14 7LS.

Where is Burton in SN14?

Burton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the SN14 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the SN14 postcode district.

Location of Burton within SN14

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What is the post town for Burton?

The post town for Burton is Chippenham. Burton is in the SN14 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Chippenham.

What is the latitude and longitude of Burton?

The centre of Burton is located at position 51.51299° latitude and -2.26508° longitude.

Latitude51.51299°
Longitude-2.26508°

What is the easting and northing of Burton?

The centre of Burton is located at the grid reference easting 381701 and northing 179374 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting381701
Northing179374

What are the nearest towns to Burton?

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

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Burton is 6 miles east of Chipping Sodbury
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Burton is 6 miles north-west of Corsham
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Burton is 7 miles east of Yate
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Burton is 8 miles north-west of Chippenham
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Burton is 9 miles south-west of Malmesbury
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Burton is 9 miles south-east of Wotton-under-Edge
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Burton is 10 miles south-west of Tetbury
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Burton is 11 miles north-west of Melksham
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Burton is 12 miles north of Bradford-on-Avon
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Burton is 12 miles north-east of Keynsham

What are the nearest cities to Burton?

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

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Burton is 10 miles north-east of Bath
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Burton is 15 miles east of Bristol
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Burton is 24 miles south of Gloucester
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Burton is 27 miles north-east of Wells
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Burton is 32 miles east of Casnewydd
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Burton is 37 miles north-west of Salisbury
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Burton is 39 miles east of Cardiff
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Burton is 42 miles south-east of Hereford
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Burton is 46 miles west of Oxford
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Burton is 47 miles south of Worcester