Where is Goring?

Goring is located in the county of Oxfordshire, South East England, five miles south of the town of Wallingford, eight miles north-west of the major town of Reading, and 43 miles west of London. Goring lies just north-west of the Berkshire border. Goring falls within the district council of South Oxfordshire, under the county council of Oxfordshire. It is in the RG8 postcode district. The post town for Goring is Reading.

Goring on a map

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

Which county is Goring in?

Goring is in the ceremonial county of Oxfordshire, the historic county of Oxfordshire, and the administrative county of Oxfordshire.

Ceremonial CountyOxfordshire
Historic CountyOxfordshire
Administrative CountyOxfordshire

Where is Goring in Oxfordshire?

Goring is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Oxfordshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Oxfordshire.

Location of Goring within Oxfordshire

What is the postcode for Goring?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Goring is RG8 9AY.

Where is Goring in RG8?

Goring is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the RG8 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the RG8 postcode district.

Location of Goring within RG8

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What is the post town for Goring?

The post town for Goring is Reading. Goring is in the RG8 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Reading.

What is the latitude and longitude of Goring?

The centre of Goring is located at position 51.52263° latitude and -1.13647° longitude.

Latitude51.52263°
Longitude-1.13647°

What is the easting and northing of Goring?

The centre of Goring is located at the grid reference easting 460008 and northing 180766 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting460008
Northing180766

What are the nearest towns to Goring?

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

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Goring is 5 miles south of Wallingford
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Goring is 7 miles south-east of Didcot
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Goring is 8 miles north-west of Reading
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Goring is 10 miles north-east of Thatcham
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Goring is 10 miles west of Henley-on-Thames
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Goring is 10 miles south-west of Watlington
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Goring is 11 miles north-west of Woodley
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Goring is 11 miles north of Tadley
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Goring is 12 miles north-east of Newbury
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Goring is 12 miles south-east of Abingdon-on-Thames

What are the nearest cities to Goring?

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

17m
Goring is 17 miles south of Oxford
33m
Goring is 33 miles north of Winchester
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Goring is 38 miles south-west of St Albans
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Goring is 42 miles north-east of Salisbury
44m
Goring is 44 miles west of London
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Goring is 44 miles west of City of Westminster
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Goring is 44 miles north of Southampton
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Goring is 45 miles west of City of London
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Goring is 50 miles north of Chichester
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Goring is 50 miles north of Portsmouth