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.
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East Grinstead is in the ceremonial county of West Sussex, the historic county of Sussex, and the administrative county of West Sussex.
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East Grinstead is situated towards the northernmost extremity of West Sussex, and towards the easternmost extremity of West Sussex.
The nearest postcode to the centre of East Grinstead is RH19 1AQ.
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.
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.
The centre of East Grinstead is located at position 51.12408° latitude and -0.00824° longitude.
The centre of East Grinstead is located at the grid reference easting 539482 and northing 137974 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of East Grinstead relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of East Grinstead to the centre of the town.
Position of East Grinstead relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of East Grinstead to the centre of the city.