Where is Chichester?

Chichester is located in the county of West Sussex, South East England, six miles north-west of the town of Bognor Regis, 14 miles east of the major city of Portsmouth, and 55 miles south-west of London. Chichester was historically in the county of Sussex. Chichester falls within the district council of Chichester, under the county council of West Sussex. It is in the PO19 postcode district. The post town for Chichester is Chichester.

Chichester on a map

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

Which county is Chichester in?

Chichester is in the ceremonial county of West Sussex, the historic county of Sussex, and the administrative county of West Sussex.

Ceremonial CountyWest Sussex
Historic CountySussex
Administrative CountyWest Sussex

Where is Chichester in West Sussex?

Chichester is situated towards the southernmost extremity of West Sussex, and towards the westernmost extremity of West Sussex.

Location of Chichester within West Sussex

What is the postcode for Chichester?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Chichester is PO19 1HD.

Where is Chichester in PO19?

Chichester is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the PO19 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the PO19 postcode district.

Location of Chichester within PO19

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What is the post town for Chichester?

The post town for Chichester is Chichester. Chichester is in the PO19 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Chichester.

What is the latitude and longitude of Chichester?

The centre of Chichester is located at position 50.8365° latitude and -0.77902° longitude.

Latitude50.8365°
Longitude-0.77902°

What is the easting and northing of Chichester?

The centre of Chichester is located at the grid reference easting 486074 and northing 104818 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting486074
Northing104818

What are the nearest towns to Chichester?

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

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Chichester is 6 miles north-west of Bognor Regis
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Chichester is 7 miles east of Emsworth
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Chichester is 7 miles north of Selsey
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Chichester is 9 miles east of Havant
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Chichester is 10 miles west of Arundel
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Chichester is 10 miles south of Midhurst
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Chichester is 11 miles west of Littlehampton
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Chichester is 11 miles south-east of Horndean
13m
Chichester is 13 miles south-west of Petworth
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Chichester is 13 miles south-east of Petersfield

What are the nearest cities to Chichester?

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

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Chichester is 14 miles east of Portsmouth
28m
Chichester is 28 miles east of Southampton
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Chichester is 28 miles west of Brighton and Hove
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Chichester is 28 miles south-east of Winchester
47m
Chichester is 47 miles east of Salisbury
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Chichester is 54 miles south-west of City of Westminster
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Chichester is 54 miles south-west of London
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Chichester is 56 miles south-west of City of London
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Chichester is 66 miles south of St Albans
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Chichester is 67 miles south of Oxford