Chester is located in the county of Cheshire, North West England, six miles south of the town of Ellesmere Port, 119 miles north of Cardiff, and 164 miles north-west of London. Chester lies roughly one mile east of the Clwyd border. Chester falls within the unitary authority of Cheshire West and Chester. It is in the CH1 postcode district. The post town for Chester is Chester.
Chester is in the ceremonial county of Cheshire, the historic county of Cheshire, and the administrative county of Cheshire West and Chester.
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Chester is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Cheshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Cheshire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Chester is CH1 1NP.
Chester is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the CH1 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the CH1 postcode district.
The post town for Chester is Chester. Chester is in the CH1 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Chester.
The centre of Chester is located at position 53.1902° latitude and -2.89164° longitude.
The centre of Chester is located at the grid reference easting 340521 and northing 366273 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Chester relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Chester to the centre of the town.
Position of Chester relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Chester to the centre of the city.