Where is Highworth?

Highworth is located in the county of Wiltshire, South West England, four miles south of the town of Lechlade-on-Thames, six miles north-east of the major town of Swindon, 64 miles east of Cardiff, and 69 miles west of London. Highworth lies two miles south-west of the Oxfordshire border. Highworth falls within the unitary authority of Swindon. It is in the SN6 postcode district. The post town for Highworth is Swindon.

Highworth on a map

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

Which county is Highworth in?

Highworth is in the ceremonial county of Wiltshire, the historic county of Wiltshire, and the administrative county of Swindon.

Ceremonial CountyWiltshire
Historic CountyWiltshire
Administrative CountySwindon

Where is Highworth in Wiltshire?

Highworth is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Wiltshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Wiltshire.

Location of Highworth within Wiltshire

What is the postcode for Highworth?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Highworth is SN6 7FD.

Where is Highworth in SN6?

Highworth is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the SN6 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the SN6 postcode district.

Location of Highworth within SN6

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What is the post town for Highworth?

The post town for Highworth is Swindon. Highworth is in the SN6 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Swindon.

What is the latitude and longitude of Highworth?

The centre of Highworth is located at position 51.63056° latitude and -1.71201° longitude.

Latitude51.63056°
Longitude-1.71201°

What is the easting and northing of Highworth?

The centre of Highworth is located at the grid reference easting 420030 and northing 192456 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting420030
Northing192456

What are the nearest towns to Highworth?

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

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Highworth is 4 miles south of Lechlade-on-Thames
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Highworth is 6 miles north-east of Swindon
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Highworth is 6 miles west of Faringdon
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Highworth is 6 miles south-east of Fairford
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Highworth is 6 miles east of Cricklade
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Highworth is 10 miles south-west of Carterton
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Highworth is 10 miles north-east of Royal Wootton Bassett
13m
Highworth is 13 miles south-east of Cirencester
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Highworth is 13 miles south of Burford
13m
Highworth is 13 miles west of Wantage

What are the nearest cities to Highworth?

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

21m
Highworth is 21 miles south-west of Oxford
28m
Highworth is 28 miles south-east of Gloucester
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Highworth is 33 miles north-east of Bath
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Highworth is 39 miles north of Salisbury
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Highworth is 40 miles east of Bristol
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Highworth is 43 miles north-west of Winchester
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Highworth is 45 miles south-east of Worcester
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Highworth is 50 miles north-east of Wells
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Highworth is 52 miles north of Southampton
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Highworth is 52 miles south-east of Hereford