Where is Guildford?

Guildford is located in the county of Surrey, South East England, four miles north-east of the town of Godalming, and 27 miles south-west of London. Guildford falls within the district council of Guildford, under the county council of Surrey. It is in the GU1 postcode district. The post town for Guildford is Guildford.

Guildford on a map

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

Which county is Guildford in?

Guildford is in the ceremonial county of Surrey, the historic county of Surrey, and the administrative county of Surrey.

Ceremonial CountySurrey
Historic CountySurrey
Administrative CountySurrey

Where is Guildford in Surrey?

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

Location of Guildford within Surrey

What is the postcode for Guildford?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Guildford is GU1 4PZ.

Where is Guildford in GU1?

Guildford is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the GU1 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the GU1 postcode district.

Location of Guildford within GU1

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What is the post town for Guildford?

The post town for Guildford is Guildford. Guildford is in the GU1 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Guildford.

What is the latitude and longitude of Guildford?

The centre of Guildford is located at position 51.23945° latitude and -0.5759° longitude.

Latitude51.23945°
Longitude-0.5759°

What is the easting and northing of Guildford?

The centre of Guildford is located at the grid reference easting 499510 and northing 149882 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting499510
Northing149882

What are the nearest towns to Guildford?

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

4m
Guildford is 4 miles north-east of Godalming
6m
Guildford is 6 miles south of Woking
8m
Guildford is 8 miles east of Aldershot
9m
Guildford is 9 miles south-east of Farnborough
9m
Guildford is 9 miles south-east of Frimley
10m
Guildford is 10 miles south of Addlestone
10m
Guildford is 10 miles east of Farnham
10m
Guildford is 10 miles south-east of Camberley
10m
Guildford is 10 miles south-west of Weybridge
11m
Guildford is 11 miles west of Dorking

What are the nearest cities to Guildford?

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

27m
Guildford is 27 miles south-west of City of Westminster
27m
Guildford is 27 miles south-west of London
28m
Guildford is 28 miles south-west of City of London
29m
Guildford is 29 miles north of Chichester
34m
Guildford is 34 miles east of Winchester
34m
Guildford is 34 miles north-west of Brighton and Hove
37m
Guildford is 37 miles south of St Albans
38m
Guildford is 38 miles north-east of Portsmouth
43m
Guildford is 43 miles north-east of Southampton
46m
Guildford is 46 miles south-east of Oxford