Where is Hanwell?

Hanwell is located in the county of Oxfordshire, South East England, two miles north-west of the town of Banbury, 23 miles south-west of the major town of Northampton, and 66 miles north-west of London. Hanwell lies just south-east of the Warwickshire border. Hanwell falls within the district council of Cherwell, under the county council of Oxfordshire. It is in the OX17 postcode district. The post town for Hanwell is Banbury.

Hanwell on a map

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

Which county is Hanwell in?

Hanwell 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 Hanwell in Oxfordshire?

Hanwell is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Oxfordshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Oxfordshire.

Location of Hanwell within Oxfordshire

What is the postcode for Hanwell?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Hanwell is OX17 1HQ.

Where is Hanwell in OX17?

Hanwell is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the OX17 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the OX17 postcode district.

Location of Hanwell within OX17

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What is the post town for Hanwell?

The post town for Hanwell is Banbury. Hanwell is in the OX17 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Banbury.

What is the latitude and longitude of Hanwell?

The centre of Hanwell is located at position 52.08926° latitude and -1.36756° longitude.

Latitude52.08926°
Longitude-1.36756°

What is the easting and northing of Hanwell?

The centre of Hanwell is located at the grid reference easting 443429 and northing 243623 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting443429
Northing243623

What are the nearest towns to Hanwell?

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

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Hanwell is 2 miles north-west of Banbury
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Hanwell is 10 miles west of Brackley
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Hanwell is 11 miles east of Shipston-on-Stour
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Hanwell is 11 miles south of Southam
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Hanwell is 13 miles north-east of Chipping Norton
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Hanwell is 14 miles south-east of Whitnash
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Hanwell is 15 miles south-west of Daventry
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Hanwell is 16 miles south-east of Royal Leamington Spa
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Hanwell is 16 miles north of Charlbury
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Hanwell is 16 miles north-east of Moreton-in-Marsh

What are the nearest cities to Hanwell?

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

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Hanwell is 23 miles south of Coventry
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Hanwell is 24 miles north of Oxford
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Hanwell is 35 miles south-east of Birmingham
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Hanwell is 37 miles east of Worcester
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Hanwell is 39 miles south of Leicester
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Hanwell is 41 miles north-east of Gloucester
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Hanwell is 45 miles south-east of Lichfield
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Hanwell is 47 miles south-east of Wolverhampton
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Hanwell is 50 miles north-west of St Albans
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Hanwell is 58 miles east of Hereford