Where is Elston?

Elston is located in the county of Wiltshire, South West England, six miles west of the town of Amesbury, 23 miles south-east of the major city of Bath, 58 miles east of Cardiff, and 80 miles west of London. Elston falls within the unitary authority of Wiltshire. It is in the SP3 postcode district. The post town for Elston is Salisbury.

Elston on a map

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

Which county is Elston in?

Elston is in the ceremonial county of Wiltshire, the historic county of Wiltshire, and the administrative county of Wiltshire.

Ceremonial CountyWiltshire
Historic CountyWiltshire
Administrative CountyWiltshire

Where is Elston in Wiltshire?

Elston is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Wiltshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Wiltshire.

Location of Elston within Wiltshire

What is the postcode for Elston?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Elston is SP3 4HL.

Where is Elston in SP3?

Elston is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the SP3 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the SP3 postcode district.

Location of Elston within SP3

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What is the post town for Elston?

The post town for Elston is Salisbury. Elston is in the SP3 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Salisbury.

What is the latitude and longitude of Elston?

The centre of Elston is located at position 51.20285° latitude and -1.90809° longitude.

Latitude51.20285°
Longitude-1.90809°

What is the easting and northing of Elston?

The centre of Elston is located at the grid reference easting 406518 and northing 144853 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting406518
Northing144853

What are the nearest towns to Elston?

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

6m
Elston is 6 miles west of Amesbury
9m
Elston is 9 miles north of Wilton
11m
Elston is 11 miles west of Tidworth
11m
Elston is 11 miles south of Devizes
12m
Elston is 12 miles east of Warminster
13m
Elston is 13 miles east of Westbury
13m
Elston is 13 miles west of Ludgershall
15m
Elston is 15 miles south-east of Trowbridge
15m
Elston is 15 miles south-east of Melksham
17m
Elston is 17 miles south of Calne

What are the nearest cities to Elston?

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

10m
Elston is 10 miles north-west of Salisbury
23m
Elston is 23 miles south-east of Bath
28m
Elston is 28 miles west of Winchester
30m
Elston is 30 miles north-west of Southampton
32m
Elston is 32 miles east of Wells
35m
Elston is 35 miles south-east of Bristol
45m
Elston is 45 miles north-west of Portsmouth
47m
Elston is 47 miles south-west of Oxford
48m
Elston is 48 miles south of Gloucester
54m
Elston is 54 miles south-east of Newport