Where is Easton?

Easton is located in the county of Dorset, South West England, one mile south of the town of Fortuneswell, 23 miles south-west of the major town of Poole, 72 miles south-east of Cardiff, and 121 miles south-west of London. Easton falls within the district council of Weymouth and Portland, under the county council of Dorset. It is in the DT5 postcode district. The post town for Easton is Portland.

Easton on a map

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

Which county is Easton in?

Easton is in the ceremonial county of Dorset, the historic county of Dorset, and the administrative county of Dorset.

Ceremonial CountyDorset
Historic CountyDorset
Administrative CountyDorset

Where is Easton in Dorset?

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

Location of Easton within Dorset

What is the postcode for Easton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Easton is DT5 1BY.

Where is Easton in DT5?

Easton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the DT5 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the DT5 postcode district.

Location of Easton within DT5

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What is the post town for Easton?

The post town for Easton is Portland. Easton is in the DT5 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Portland.

What is the latitude and longitude of Easton?

The centre of Easton is located at position 50.54571° latitude and -2.43611° longitude.

Latitude50.54571°
Longitude-2.43611°

What is the easting and northing of Easton?

The centre of Easton is located at the grid reference easting 369196 and northing 71862 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting369196
Northing71862

What are the nearest towns to Easton?

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

1m
Easton is 1 mile south of Fortuneswell
4m
Easton is 4 miles south of Weymouth
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Easton is 6 miles south-east of Chickerell
12m
Easton is 12 miles south of Dorchester
17m
Easton is 17 miles south-west of Wareham
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Easton is 19 miles south-east of Bridport
22m
Easton is 22 miles west of Swanage
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Easton is 23 miles south-east of Beaminster
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Easton is 23 miles south-west of Poole
25m
Easton is 25 miles south-west of Blandford Forum

What are the nearest cities to Easton?

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

46m
Easton is 46 miles south-west of Salisbury
47m
Easton is 47 miles south of Wells
50m
Easton is 50 miles east of Exeter
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Easton is 52 miles south-west of Southampton
58m
Easton is 58 miles south of Bath
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Easton is 61 miles south-west of Winchester
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Easton is 62 miles west of Portsmouth
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Easton is 63 miles south of Bristol
72m
Easton is 72 miles south-east of Cardiff
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Easton is 75 miles west of Chichester