Where is Dinton?

Dinton is located in the county of Wiltshire, South West England, five miles west of the town of Wilton, 25 miles north of the major town of Poole, and 86 miles west of London. Dinton lies six miles west of the Hampshire border. Dinton falls within the unitary authority of Wiltshire. It is in the SP3 postcode district. The post town for Dinton is Salisbury.

Dinton on a map

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

Which county is Dinton in?

Dinton 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 Dinton in Wiltshire?

Dinton is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Wiltshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Wiltshire.

Location of Dinton within Wiltshire

What is the postcode for Dinton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Dinton is SP3 5DX.

Where is Dinton in SP3?

Dinton is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the SP3 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the SP3 postcode district.

Location of Dinton within SP3

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What is the post town for Dinton?

The post town for Dinton is Salisbury. Dinton is in the SP3 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Salisbury.

What is the latitude and longitude of Dinton?

The centre of Dinton is located at position 51.08259° latitude and -1.98289° longitude.

Latitude51.08259°
Longitude-1.98289°

What is the easting and northing of Dinton?

The centre of Dinton is located at the grid reference easting 401295 and northing 131475 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting401295
Northing131475

What are the nearest towns to Dinton?

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

5m
Dinton is 5 miles west of Wilton
11m
Dinton is 11 miles north-east of Shaftesbury
11m
Dinton is 11 miles south-west of Amesbury
12m
Dinton is 12 miles south-east of Warminster
12m
Dinton is 12 miles east of Mere
13m
Dinton is 13 miles east of Gillingham
14m
Dinton is 14 miles north-west of Fordingbridge
15m
Dinton is 15 miles north of Verwood
15m
Dinton is 15 miles south-east of Westbury
18m
Dinton is 18 miles north-east of Blandford Forum

What are the nearest cities to Dinton?

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

8m
Dinton is 8 miles west of Salisbury
26m
Dinton is 26 miles south-east of Bath
28m
Dinton is 28 miles north-west of Southampton
29m
Dinton is 29 miles west of Winchester
30m
Dinton is 30 miles east of Wells
37m
Dinton is 37 miles south-east of Bristol
44m
Dinton is 44 miles north-west of Portsmouth
55m
Dinton is 55 miles west of Chichester
55m
Dinton is 55 miles south of Gloucester
56m
Dinton is 56 miles south-west of Oxford