Where is Dorton?

Dorton is located in the county of Buckinghamshire, South East England, five miles north of the town of Thame, 12 miles north-east of the major city of Oxford, and 44 miles north-west of London. Dorton lies two miles east of the Oxfordshire border. Dorton falls within the district council of Aylesbury Vale, under the county council of Buckinghamshire. It is in the HP18 postcode district. The post town for Dorton is Aylesbury.

Dorton on a map

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

Which county is Dorton in?

Dorton is in the ceremonial county of Buckinghamshire, the historic county of Buckinghamshire, and the administrative county of Buckinghamshire.

Ceremonial CountyBuckinghamshire
Historic CountyBuckinghamshire
Administrative CountyBuckinghamshire

Where is Dorton in Buckinghamshire?

Dorton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Buckinghamshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Buckinghamshire.

Location of Dorton within Buckinghamshire

What is the postcode for Dorton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Dorton is HP18 9NH.

Where is Dorton in HP18?

Dorton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the HP18 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the HP18 postcode district.

Location of Dorton within HP18

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What is the post town for Dorton?

The post town for Dorton is Aylesbury. Dorton is in the HP18 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Aylesbury.

What is the latitude and longitude of Dorton?

The centre of Dorton is located at position 51.82267° latitude and -1.01356° longitude.

Latitude51.82267°
Longitude-1.01356°

What is the easting and northing of Dorton?

The centre of Dorton is located at the grid reference easting 468085 and northing 214243 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting468085
Northing214243

What are the nearest towns to Dorton?

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

5m
Dorton is 5 miles north of Thame
8m
Dorton is 8 miles south-east of Bicester
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Dorton is 9 miles west of Aylesbury
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Dorton is 10 miles south-west of Winslow
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Dorton is 10 miles north-west of Princes Risborough
12m
Dorton is 12 miles east of Kidlington
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Dorton is 12 miles north of Watlington
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Dorton is 12 miles west of Wendover
12m
Dorton is 12 miles south of Buckingham
15m
Dorton is 15 miles east of Woodstock

What are the nearest cities to Dorton?

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

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Dorton is 12 miles north-east of Oxford
29m
Dorton is 29 miles west of St Albans
44m
Dorton is 44 miles north-west of London
44m
Dorton is 44 miles north-west of City of Westminster
45m
Dorton is 45 miles north-west of City of London
46m
Dorton is 46 miles south-east of Coventry
53m
Dorton is 53 miles east of Gloucester
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Dorton is 54 miles north of Winchester
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Dorton is 55 miles south-west of Cambridge
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Dorton is 56 miles south of Leicester