Where is Farnham?

Farnham is located in the county of Surrey, South East England, three miles south-west of the town of Aldershot, ten miles west of the major town of Guildford, and 36 miles south-west of London. Farnham lies roughly one mile north-east of the Hampshire border. Farnham falls within the district council of Waverley, under the county council of Surrey. It is in the GU9 postcode district. The post town for Farnham is Farnham.

Farnham on a map

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

Which county is Farnham in?

Farnham is in the ceremonial county of Surrey, the historic county of Surrey, and the administrative county of Surrey.

Ceremonial CountySurrey
Historic CountySurrey
Administrative CountySurrey

Where is Farnham in Surrey?

Farnham is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Surrey, and towards the westernmost extremity of Surrey.

Location of Farnham within Surrey

What is the postcode for Farnham?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Farnham is GU9 7NT.

Where is Farnham in GU9?

Farnham is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the GU9 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the GU9 postcode district.

Location of Farnham within GU9

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What is the post town for Farnham?

The post town for Farnham is Farnham. Farnham is in the GU9 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Farnham.

What is the latitude and longitude of Farnham?

The centre of Farnham is located at position 51.21498° latitude and -0.79895° longitude.

Latitude51.21498°
Longitude-0.79895°

What is the easting and northing of Farnham?

The centre of Farnham is located at the grid reference easting 483985 and northing 146883 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting483985
Northing146883

What are the nearest towns to Farnham?

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

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Farnham is 3 miles south-west of Aldershot
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Farnham is 5 miles south-east of Fleet
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Farnham is 6 miles south of Farnborough
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Farnham is 7 miles south of Frimley
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Farnham is 8 miles north of Bordon
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Farnham is 8 miles south of Blackwater
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Farnham is 8 miles west of Godalming
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Farnham is 9 miles south of Yateley
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Farnham is 9 miles south of Camberley
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Farnham is 9 miles north-east of Alton

What are the nearest cities to Farnham?

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

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Farnham is 25 miles north-east of Winchester
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Farnham is 26 miles north of Chichester
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Farnham is 32 miles north-east of Portsmouth
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Farnham is 34 miles north-east of Southampton
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Farnham is 35 miles south-west of City of Westminster
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Farnham is 35 miles south-west of London
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Farnham is 37 miles south-west of City of London
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Farnham is 39 miles north-west of Brighton and Hove
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Farnham is 42 miles south-east of Oxford
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Farnham is 42 miles south-west of St Albans