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Where is Frome?

Frome is located in the county of Somerset, South West England, six miles west of the town of Westbury, 11 miles south of the major city of Bath, 41 miles south-east of Cardiff, and 97 miles west of London. Frome lies two miles west of the Wiltshire border. Frome falls within the district council of Mendip, under the county council of Somerset. It is in the BA11 postcode district. The post town for Frome is Frome.

COVID-19: Frome coronavirus cases are reported by Public Health England within the Somerset case numbers. This Frome coronavirus map shows the position of Frome within Somerset, along with the number of cases in Somerset and each of the surrounding areas.

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Map showing extent of Frome as bounding box
Bounding box showing extent of Frome
Map showing location of Frome within the UK
Location of Frome within the UK

Which county is Frome in?

Frome is in the ceremonial county of Somerset, the historic county of Somerset, and the administrative county of Somerset.

Ceremonial CountySomerset
Historic CountySomerset
Administrative CountySomerset

Where is Frome in Somerset?

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

Map showing location of Frome within Somerset
Location of Frome within Somerset

What is the postcode for Frome?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Frome is BA11 1BX.

Where is Frome in BA11?

Frome is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the BA11 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the BA11 postcode district.

Map showing location of Frome within BA11
Location of Frome within BA11

What is the post town for Frome?

The post town for Frome is Frome. Frome is in the BA11 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Frome.

What is the latitude and longitude of Frome?

The centre of Frome is located at position 51.23104° latitude and -2.32177° longitude.

Latitude51.23104°
Longitude-2.32177°

What is the easting and northing of Frome?

The centre of Frome is located at the grid reference easting 377630 and northing 148033 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting377630
Northing148033

What are the nearest towns to Frome?

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

west
6m
Frome is 6 miles west of Westbury
west
6m
Frome is 6 miles west of Warminster
south-east
7m
Frome is 7 miles south-east of Radstock
south-west
8m
Frome is 8 miles south-west of Trowbridge
south-east
8m
Frome is 8 miles south-east of Midsomer Norton
south
8m
Frome is 8 miles south of Bradford-on-Avon
north-east
10m
Frome is 10 miles north-east of Bruton
north
10m
Frome is 10 miles north of Mere
east
10m
Frome is 10 miles east of Shepton Mallet
south-west
13m
Frome is 13 miles south-west of Melksham

What are the nearest cities to Frome?

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

south
11m
Frome is 11 miles south of Bath
east
14m
Frome is 14 miles east of Wells
south-east
20m
Frome is 20 miles south-east of Bristol
north-west
25m
Frome is 25 miles north-west of Salisbury
south-east
38m
Frome is 38 miles south-east of Newport
south-east
41m
Frome is 41 miles south-east of Cardiff
south
44m
Frome is 44 miles south of Gloucester
west
45m
Frome is 45 miles west of Winchester
north-west
46m
Frome is 46 miles north-west of Southampton
south-west
58m
Frome is 58 miles south-west of Oxford

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