Where is Farnborough?

Farnborough is located in the county of Hampshire, South East England, two miles south of the town of Frimley, nine miles north-west of the major town of Guildford, and 31 miles south-west of London. Farnborough lies just west of the Surrey border. Farnborough falls within the district council of Rushmoor, under the county council of Hampshire. It is in the GU14 postcode district. The post town for Farnborough is Farnborough.

Farnborough on a map

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

Which county is Farnborough in?

Farnborough is in the ceremonial county of Hampshire, the historic county of Hampshire, and the administrative county of Hampshire.

Ceremonial CountyHampshire
Historic CountyHampshire
Administrative CountyHampshire

Where is Farnborough in Hampshire?

Farnborough is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Hampshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Hampshire.

Location of Farnborough within Hampshire

What is the postcode for Farnborough?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Farnborough is GU14 7SH.

Where is Farnborough in GU14?

Farnborough is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the GU14 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the GU14 postcode district.

Location of Farnborough within GU14

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What is the post town for Farnborough?

The post town for Farnborough is Farnborough. Farnborough is in the GU14 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Farnborough.

What is the latitude and longitude of Farnborough?

The centre of Farnborough is located at position 51.29041° latitude and -0.75475° longitude.

Latitude51.29041°
Longitude-0.75475°

What is the easting and northing of Farnborough?

The centre of Farnborough is located at the grid reference easting 486930 and northing 155322 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting486930
Northing155322

What are the nearest towns to Farnborough?

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

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Farnborough is 2 miles south of Frimley
3m
Farnborough is 3 miles north of Aldershot
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Farnborough is 3 miles south of Blackwater
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Farnborough is 3 miles south of Camberley
4m
Farnborough is 4 miles east of Fleet
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Farnborough is 4 miles south-east of Sandhurst
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Farnborough is 4 miles south-east of Yateley
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Farnborough is 6 miles north of Farnham
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Farnborough is 6 miles south of Crowthorne
9m
Farnborough is 9 miles north-west of Guildford

What are the nearest cities to Farnborough?

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

29m
Farnborough is 29 miles north-east of Winchester
31m
Farnborough is 31 miles south-west of City of Westminster
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Farnborough is 31 miles south-west of London
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Farnborough is 31 miles north of Chichester
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Farnborough is 33 miles south-west of City of London
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Farnborough is 37 miles south-west of St Albans
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Farnborough is 37 miles north of Portsmouth
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Farnborough is 39 miles south-east of Oxford
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Farnborough is 39 miles north-east of Southampton
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Farnborough is 42 miles north-west of Brighton and Hove