Harston is located in the county of Leicestershire, East Midlands, five miles south-west of the town of Grantham, 17 miles east of the major city of Nottingham, and 98 miles north of London. Harston lies just south-west of the Lincolnshire border. Harston falls within the district council of Melton, under the county council of Leicestershire. It is in the NG32 postcode district. The post town for Harston is Grantham.
Harston is in the ceremonial county of Leicestershire, the historic county of Leicestershire, and the administrative county of Leicestershire.
Harston is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Leicestershire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Leicestershire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Harston is NG32 1PP.
Harston is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the NG32 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the NG32 postcode district.
Postal Boundaries © GEOLYTIX copyright and database right 2012
The post town for Harston is Grantham. Harston is in the NG32 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Grantham.
The centre of Harston is located at position 52.87658° latitude and -0.75411° longitude.
The centre of Harston is located at the grid reference easting 483948 and northing 331739 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Harston relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Harston to the centre of the town.
Position of Harston relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Harston to the centre of the city.