Farnham is located in the county of Suffolk, Eastern England, two miles south-west of the town of Saxmundham, 16 miles north-east of the major town of Ipswich, and 82 miles north-east of London. Farnham falls within the district council of Suffolk Coastal, under the county council of Suffolk. It is in the IP17 postcode district. The post town for Farnham is Saxmundham.
Farnham is in the ceremonial county of Suffolk, the historic county of Suffolk, and the administrative county of Suffolk.
Farnham is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Suffolk, and towards the easternmost extremity of Suffolk.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Farnham is IP17 1GZ.
Farnham is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the IP17 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the IP17 postcode district.
The post town for Farnham is Saxmundham. Farnham is in the IP17 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Saxmundham.
The centre of Farnham is located at position 52.18851° latitude and 1.45549° longitude.
The centre of Farnham is located at the grid reference easting 636292 and northing 260103 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Farnham relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Farnham to the centre of the town.
Position of Farnham relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Farnham to the centre of the city.