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Where is East Grinstead?

East Grinstead is located in the county of West Sussex, South East England, six miles south-west of the town of Edenbridge, eight miles east of the major town of Crawley, and 28 miles south of London. East Grinstead lies just south-east of the Surrey border, and was historically in the county of Sussex. East Grinstead falls within the district council of Mid Sussex, under the county council of West Sussex. It is in the RH19 postcode district. The post town for East Grinstead is East Grinstead.

COVID-19: East Grinstead coronavirus cases are reported by Public Health England within the West Sussex case numbers. This East Grinstead coronavirus map shows the position of East Grinstead within West Sussex, along with the number of cases in West Sussex and each of the surrounding areas.

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Map showing extent of East Grinstead as bounding box
Bounding box showing extent of East Grinstead
Map showing location of East Grinstead within the UK
Location of East Grinstead within the UK

Which county is East Grinstead in?

East Grinstead 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 East Grinstead in West Sussex?

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

Map showing location of East Grinstead within West Sussex
Location of East Grinstead within West Sussex

What is the postcode for East Grinstead?

The nearest postcode to the centre of East Grinstead is RH19 1AQ.

Where is East Grinstead in RH19?

East Grinstead is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the RH19 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the RH19 postcode district.

Map showing location of East Grinstead within RH19
Location of East Grinstead within RH19

What is the post town for East Grinstead?

The post town for East Grinstead is East Grinstead. East Grinstead is in the RH19 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of East Grinstead.

What is the latitude and longitude of East Grinstead?

The centre of East Grinstead is located at position 51.12408° latitude and -0.00824° longitude.

Latitude51.12408°
Longitude-0.00824°

What is the easting and northing of East Grinstead?

The centre of East Grinstead is located at the grid reference easting 539482 and northing 137974 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting539482
Northing137974

What are the nearest towns to East Grinstead?

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

south-west
6m
East Grinstead is 6 miles south-west of Edenbridge
south-east
8m
East Grinstead is 8 miles south-east of Horley
east
8m
East Grinstead is 8 miles east of Crawley
north-west
9m
East Grinstead is 9 miles north-west of Crowborough
south
9m
East Grinstead is 9 miles south of Oxted
north-east
10m
East Grinstead is 10 miles north-east of Haywards Heath
north-east
10m
East Grinstead is 10 miles north-east of Cuckfield
south
10m
East Grinstead is 10 miles south of Westerham
south-east
11m
East Grinstead is 11 miles south-east of Redhill
south
11m
East Grinstead is 11 miles south of Caterham

What are the nearest cities to East Grinstead?

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

north
22m
East Grinstead is 22 miles north of Brighton and Hove
south
27m
East Grinstead is 27 miles south of City of Westminster
south
27m
East Grinstead is 27 miles south of London
south
27m
East Grinstead is 27 miles south of City of London
north-east
39m
East Grinstead is 39 miles north-east of Chichester
south
46m
East Grinstead is 46 miles south of St Albans
south-west
47m
East Grinstead is 47 miles south-west of Chelmsford
west
48m
East Grinstead is 48 miles west of Canterbury
north-east
52m
East Grinstead is 52 miles north-east of Portsmouth
east
57m
East Grinstead is 57 miles east of Winchester

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