Where is Greenford?

Greenford is located in the county of Greater London, London, eight miles north of the town of Sunbury-on-Thames, nine miles south of the major town of Watford, and ten miles west of London. Greenford lies six miles south-east of the Buckinghamshire border, and was historically in the county of Middlesex. Greenford falls within the London borough council of Ealing, under the Greater London Authority. It is in the UB6 postcode district. The post town for Greenford is Greenford.

Greenford on a map

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

Which county is Greenford in?

Greenford is in the ceremonial county of Greater London, the historic county of Middlesex, and the administrative county of Greater London.

Ceremonial CountyGreater London
Historic CountyMiddlesex
Administrative CountyGreater London

Where is Greenford in Greater London?

Greenford is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Greater London, and towards the westernmost extremity of Greater London.

Location of Greenford within Greater London

What is the postcode for Greenford?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Greenford is UB6 9FJ.

Where is Greenford in UB6?

Greenford is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the UB6 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the UB6 postcode district.

Location of Greenford within UB6

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What is the post town for Greenford?

The post town for Greenford is Greenford. Greenford is in the UB6 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Greenford.

What is the latitude and longitude of Greenford?

The centre of Greenford is located at position 51.52747° latitude and -0.35234° longitude.

Latitude51.52747°
Longitude-0.35234°

What is the easting and northing of Greenford?

The centre of Greenford is located at the grid reference easting 514396 and northing 182238 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting514396
Northing182238

What are the nearest towns to Greenford?

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

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Greenford is 8 miles north of Sunbury-on-Thames
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Greenford is 8 miles north-east of Ashford
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Greenford is 8 miles south of Bushey
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Greenford is 9 miles south of Watford
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Greenford is 9 miles south-east of Rickmansworth
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Greenford is 9 miles north-east of Staines-upon-Thames
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Greenford is 10 miles south-east of Gerrards Cross
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Greenford is 10 miles south of Borehamwood
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Greenford is 10 miles north of Walton-on-Thames
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Greenford is 10 miles east of Slough

What are the nearest cities to Greenford?

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

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Greenford is 10 miles west of London
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Greenford is 10 miles west of City of Westminster
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Greenford is 11 miles west of City of London
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Greenford is 16 miles south of St Albans
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Greenford is 38 miles south-west of Chelmsford
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Greenford is 42 miles east of Oxford
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Greenford is 49 miles north of Brighton and Hove
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Greenford is 51 miles south of Cambridge
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Greenford is 51 miles north of Chichester
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Greenford is 53 miles north-east of Winchester

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