Where is Crawley?

Crawley is located in the county of West Sussex, South East England, four miles south of the town of Horley, and 28 miles south of London. Crawley lies three miles south-east of the Surrey border, and was historically in the county of Sussex. Crawley falls within the district council of Crawley, under the county council of West Sussex. It is in the RH10 postcode district. The post town for Crawley is Crawley.

Crawley on a map

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

Which county is Crawley in?

Crawley 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 Crawley in West Sussex?

Crawley is situated towards the northernmost extremity of West Sussex, and towards the easternmost extremity of West Sussex.

Location of Crawley within West Sussex

What is the postcode for Crawley?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Crawley is RH10 1HD.

Where is Crawley in RH10?

Crawley is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the RH10 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the RH10 postcode district.

Location of Crawley within RH10

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What is the post town for Crawley?

The post town for Crawley is Crawley. Crawley is in the RH10 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Crawley.

What is the latitude and longitude of Crawley?

The centre of Crawley is located at position 51.11447° latitude and -0.18822° longitude.

Latitude51.11447°
Longitude-0.18822°

What is the easting and northing of Crawley?

The centre of Crawley is located at the grid reference easting 526914 and northing 136581 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting526914
Northing136581

What are the nearest towns to Crawley?

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

4m
Crawley is 4 miles south of Horley
7m
Crawley is 7 miles north-east of Horsham
8m
Crawley is 8 miles north of Cuckfield
8m
Crawley is 8 miles west of East Grinstead
9m
Crawley is 9 miles south of Reigate
9m
Crawley is 9 miles south of Redhill
9m
Crawley is 9 miles north-west of Haywards Heath
10m
Crawley is 10 miles south-east of Dorking
11m
Crawley is 11 miles north of Burgess Hill
12m
Crawley is 12 miles south-west of Edenbridge

What are the nearest cities to Crawley?

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

20m
Crawley is 20 miles north of Brighton and Hove
27m
Crawley is 27 miles south of City of Westminster
27m
Crawley is 27 miles south of London
28m
Crawley is 28 miles south of City of London
32m
Crawley is 32 miles north-east of Chichester
45m
Crawley is 45 miles south of St Albans
45m
Crawley is 45 miles north-east of Portsmouth
49m
Crawley is 49 miles east of Winchester
52m
Crawley is 52 miles south-west of Chelmsford
55m
Crawley is 55 miles east of Southampton