Where is Drayton?

Drayton is located in the county of Oxfordshire, South East England, two miles south-west of the town of Abingdon-on-Thames, eight miles south of the major city of Oxford, and 52 miles west of London. Drayton lies six miles north-west of the Berkshire border, and was historically in the county of Berkshire. Drayton falls within the district council of Vale of White Horse, under the county council of Oxfordshire. It is in the OX14 postcode district. The post town for Drayton is Abingdon.

Drayton on a map

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

Which county is Drayton in?

Drayton is in the ceremonial county of Oxfordshire, the historic county of Berkshire, and the administrative county of Oxfordshire.

Ceremonial CountyOxfordshire
Historic CountyBerkshire
Administrative CountyOxfordshire

Where is Drayton in Oxfordshire?

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

Location of Drayton within Oxfordshire

What is the postcode for Drayton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Drayton is OX14 4JA.

Where is Drayton in OX14?

Drayton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the OX14 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the OX14 postcode district.

Location of Drayton within OX14

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What is the post town for Drayton?

The post town for Drayton is Abingdon. Drayton is in the OX14 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Abingdon.

What is the latitude and longitude of Drayton?

The centre of Drayton is located at position 51.64447° latitude and -1.31278° longitude.

Latitude51.64447°
Longitude-1.31278°

What is the easting and northing of Drayton?

The centre of Drayton is located at the grid reference easting 447649 and northing 194187 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting447649
Northing194187

What are the nearest towns to Drayton?

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

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Drayton is 2 miles south-west of Abingdon-on-Thames
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Drayton is 4 miles north-west of Didcot
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Drayton is 6 miles north-east of Wantage
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Drayton is 9 miles west of Wallingford
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Drayton is 12 miles east of Faringdon
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Drayton is 12 miles south-east of Witney
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Drayton is 12 miles south of Kidlington
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Drayton is 13 miles west of Watlington
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Drayton is 14 miles south of Woodstock
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Drayton is 14 miles south-east of Carterton

What are the nearest cities to Drayton?

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

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Drayton is 8 miles south of Oxford
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Drayton is 40 miles north of Winchester
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Drayton is 42 miles west of St Albans
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Drayton is 43 miles east of Gloucester
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Drayton is 45 miles north-east of Salisbury
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Drayton is 49 miles east of Bath
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Drayton is 51 miles north of Southampton
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Drayton is 52 miles west of London
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Drayton is 52 miles west of City of Westminster
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Drayton is 53 miles west of City of London