Where is Gibraltar?

Gibraltar is located in the county of Bedfordshire, Eastern England, one mile west of the town of Kempston, three miles south-west of the major town of Bedford, and 44 miles north-west of London. Gibraltar lies three miles north-east of the Buckinghamshire border. Gibraltar falls within the unitary authority of Bedford. It is in the MK43 postcode district. The post town for Gibraltar is Bedford.

Gibraltar on a map

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

Which county is Gibraltar in?

Gibraltar is in the ceremonial county of Bedfordshire, the historic county of Bedfordshire, and the administrative county of Bedford.

Ceremonial CountyBedfordshire
Historic CountyBedfordshire
Administrative CountyBedford

Where is Gibraltar in Bedfordshire?

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

Location of Gibraltar within Bedfordshire

What is the postcode for Gibraltar?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Gibraltar is MK43 9BN.

Where is Gibraltar in MK43?

Gibraltar is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the MK43 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the MK43 postcode district.

Location of Gibraltar within MK43

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What is the post town for Gibraltar?

The post town for Gibraltar is Bedford. Gibraltar is in the MK43 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Bedford.

What is the latitude and longitude of Gibraltar?

The centre of Gibraltar is located at position 52.11037° latitude and -0.52708° longitude.

Latitude52.11037°
Longitude-0.52708°

What is the easting and northing of Gibraltar?

The centre of Gibraltar is located at the grid reference easting 500965 and northing 246806 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting500965
Northing246806

What are the nearest towns to Gibraltar?

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

1m
Gibraltar is 1 mile west of Kempston
3m
Gibraltar is 3 miles south-west of Bedford
6m
Gibraltar is 6 miles north of Ampthill
8m
Gibraltar is 8 miles north of Flitwick
8m
Gibraltar is 8 miles south-east of Olney
8m
Gibraltar is 8 miles north-east of Woburn Sands
8m
Gibraltar is 8 miles east of Newport Pagnell
9m
Gibraltar is 9 miles north-east of Woburn
10m
Gibraltar is 10 miles north-west of Shefford
10m
Gibraltar is 10 miles west of Sandy

What are the nearest cities to Gibraltar?

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

26m
Gibraltar is 26 miles north of St Albans
28m
Gibraltar is 28 miles west of Cambridge
34m
Gibraltar is 34 miles south of Peterborough
39m
Gibraltar is 39 miles south-west of Ely
40m
Gibraltar is 40 miles north-east of Oxford
44m
Gibraltar is 44 miles south-east of Leicester
45m
Gibraltar is 45 miles north-west of London
45m
Gibraltar is 45 miles north-west of City of London
46m
Gibraltar is 46 miles north-west of City of Westminster
46m
Gibraltar is 46 miles south-east of Coventry