Where is Eton?

Eton is located in the county of Berkshire, South East England, one mile north of the town of Windsor, two miles south-west of the major town of Slough, and 21 miles west of London. Eton lies roughly one mile south of the Buckinghamshire border, and was historically in the county of Buckinghamshire. Eton falls within the unitary authority of Windsor and Maidenhead. It is in the SL4 postcode district. The post town for Eton is Windsor.

Eton on a map

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

Which county is Eton in?

Eton is in the ceremonial county of Berkshire, the historic county of Buckinghamshire, and the administrative county of Windsor and Maidenhead.

Ceremonial CountyBerkshire
Historic CountyBuckinghamshire
Administrative CountyWindsor and Maidenhead

Where is Eton in Berkshire?

Eton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Berkshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Berkshire.

Location of Eton within Berkshire

What is the postcode for Eton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Eton is SL4 6AR.

Where is Eton in SL4?

Eton is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the SL4 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the SL4 postcode district.

Location of Eton within SL4

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What is the post town for Eton?

The post town for Eton is Windsor. Eton is in the SL4 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Windsor.

What is the latitude and longitude of Eton?

The centre of Eton is located at position 51.48962° latitude and -0.60936° longitude.

Latitude51.48962°
Longitude-0.60936°

What is the easting and northing of Eton?

The centre of Eton is located at the grid reference easting 496647 and northing 177659 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting496647
Northing177659

What are the nearest towns to Eton?

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

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Eton is 1 mile north of Windsor
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Eton is 2 miles south-west of Slough
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Eton is 5 miles north-west of Egham
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Eton is 5 miles south-east of Maidenhead
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Eton is 6 miles north-west of Staines-upon-Thames
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Eton is 7 miles south of Gerrards Cross
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Eton is 7 miles north-west of Ashford
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Eton is 8 miles north-east of Bracknell
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Eton is 8 miles north-west of Chertsey
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Eton is 8 miles south of Beaconsfield

What are the nearest cities to Eton?

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

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Eton is 21 miles west of London
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Eton is 21 miles west of City of Westminster
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Eton is 22 miles south-west of St Albans
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Eton is 22 miles west of City of London
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Eton is 33 miles south-east of Oxford
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Eton is 42 miles north-east of Winchester
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Eton is 46 miles north of Chichester
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Eton is 50 miles west of Chelmsford
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Eton is 50 miles north-west of Brighton and Hove
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Eton is 52 miles north-east of Portsmouth