Where is Fulwood?

Fulwood is located in the county of Lancashire, North West England, two miles north of the major city of Preston, 151 miles south of Edinburgh, 161 miles north of Cardiff, and 191 miles north-west of London. Fulwood falls within the district council of Preston, under the county council of Lancashire. It is in the PR2 postcode district. The post town for Fulwood is Preston.

Fulwood on a map

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

Which county is Fulwood in?

Fulwood is in the ceremonial county of Lancashire, the historic county of Lancashire, and the administrative county of Lancashire.

Ceremonial CountyLancashire
Historic CountyLancashire
Administrative CountyLancashire

Where is Fulwood in Lancashire?

Fulwood is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Lancashire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Lancashire.

Location of Fulwood within Lancashire

What is the postcode for Fulwood?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Fulwood is PR2 9RQ.

Where is Fulwood in PR2?

Fulwood is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the PR2 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the PR2 postcode district.

Location of Fulwood within PR2

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What is the post town for Fulwood?

The post town for Fulwood is Preston. Fulwood is in the PR2 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Preston.

What is the latitude and longitude of Fulwood?

The centre of Fulwood is located at position 53.79108° latitude and -2.71345° longitude.

Latitude53.79108°
Longitude-2.71345°

What is the easting and northing of Fulwood?

The centre of Fulwood is located at the grid reference easting 353096 and northing 432987 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting353096
Northing432987

What are the nearest towns to Fulwood?

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

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Fulwood is 5 miles north-west of Bamber Bridge
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Fulwood is 5 miles south-west of Longridge
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Fulwood is 6 miles east of Kirkham
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Fulwood is 7 miles east of Freckleton
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Fulwood is 7 miles north of Leyland
8m
Fulwood is 8 miles south of Garstang
10m
Fulwood is 10 miles west of Blackburn
10m
Fulwood is 10 miles north of Chorley
12m
Fulwood is 12 miles north-west of Darwen
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Fulwood is 12 miles east of Poulton-le-Fylde

What are the nearest cities to Fulwood?

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

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Fulwood is 2 miles north of Preston
18m
Fulwood is 18 miles south of Lancaster
28m
Fulwood is 28 miles north-west of Salford
29m
Fulwood is 29 miles north-east of Liverpool
29m
Fulwood is 29 miles north-west of Manchester
39m
Fulwood is 39 miles west of Bradford
42m
Fulwood is 42 miles north of Chester
48m
Fulwood is 48 miles west of Leeds
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Fulwood is 48 miles north-east of St Asaph
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Fulwood is 50 miles west of Wakefield