Where is Clifton?

Clifton is located in the county of Oxfordshire, South East England, six miles south of the town of Banbury, 16 miles north of the major city of Oxford, and 59 miles north-west of London. Clifton lies just south-west of the Northamptonshire border. Clifton falls within the district council of Cherwell, under the county council of Oxfordshire. It is in the OX15 postcode district. The post town for Clifton is Banbury.

Clifton on a map

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

Which county is Clifton in?

Clifton 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 Clifton in Oxfordshire?

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

Location of Clifton within Oxfordshire

What is the postcode for Clifton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Clifton is OX15 0PA.

Where is Clifton in OX15?

Clifton is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the OX15 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the OX15 postcode district.

Location of Clifton within OX15

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What is the post town for Clifton?

The post town for Clifton is Banbury. Clifton is in the OX15 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Banbury.

What is the latitude and longitude of Clifton?

The centre of Clifton is located at position 51.98215° latitude and -1.28996° longitude.

Latitude51.98215°
Longitude-1.28996°

What is the easting and northing of Clifton?

The centre of Clifton is located at the grid reference easting 448862 and northing 231759 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting448862
Northing231759

What are the nearest towns to Clifton?

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

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Clifton is 6 miles south of Banbury
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Clifton is 7 miles south-west of Brackley
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Clifton is 8 miles north-west of Bicester
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Clifton is 10 miles north of Woodstock
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Clifton is 11 miles north of Kidlington
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Clifton is 11 miles north-east of Charlbury
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Clifton is 11 miles east of Chipping Norton
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Clifton is 13 miles west of Buckingham
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Clifton is 15 miles east of Shipston-on-Stour
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Clifton is 16 miles north-east of Witney

What are the nearest cities to Clifton?

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

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Clifton is 16 miles north of Oxford
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Clifton is 31 miles south of Coventry
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Clifton is 42 miles east of Gloucester
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Clifton is 42 miles east of Worcester
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Clifton is 43 miles south-east of Birmingham
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Clifton is 44 miles west of St Albans
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Clifton is 46 miles south of Leicester
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Clifton is 54 miles south-east of Lichfield
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Clifton is 55 miles south-east of Wolverhampton
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Clifton is 60 miles north-west of London