Where is Holbury?

Holbury is located in the county of Hampshire, South East England, five miles south of the major city of Southampton, and 72 miles south-west of London. Holbury lies five miles north of the Isle of Wight border. Holbury falls within the district council of New Forest, under the county council of Hampshire. It is in the SO45 postcode district. The post town for Holbury is Southampton.

Holbury on a map

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

Which county is Holbury in?

Holbury is in the ceremonial county of Hampshire, the historic county of Hampshire, and the administrative county of Hampshire.

Ceremonial CountyHampshire
Historic CountyHampshire
Administrative CountyHampshire

Where is Holbury in Hampshire?

Holbury is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Hampshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Hampshire.

Location of Holbury within Hampshire

What is the postcode for Holbury?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Holbury is SO45 2LG.

Where is Holbury in SO45?

Holbury is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the SO45 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the SO45 postcode district.

Location of Holbury within SO45

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What is the post town for Holbury?

The post town for Holbury is Southampton. Holbury is in the SO45 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Southampton.

What is the latitude and longitude of Holbury?

The centre of Holbury is located at position 50.83208° latitude and -1.3807° longitude.

Latitude50.83208°
Longitude-1.3807°

What is the easting and northing of Holbury?

The centre of Holbury is located at the grid reference easting 443710 and northing 103799 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting443710
Northing103799

What are the nearest towns to Holbury?

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

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Holbury is 6 miles north-west of Cowes
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Holbury is 7 miles north-west of East Cowes
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Holbury is 7 miles south-west of Hedge End
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Holbury is 8 miles south-east of Totton
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Holbury is 9 miles north-east of Lymington
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Holbury is 9 miles west of Fareham
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Holbury is 10 miles south of Eastleigh
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Holbury is 10 miles south-west of Wickham
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Holbury is 10 miles north-west of Newport
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Holbury is 10 miles north-east of Yarmouth

What are the nearest cities to Holbury?

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

5m
Holbury is 5 miles south of Southampton
13m
Holbury is 13 miles west of Portsmouth
16m
Holbury is 16 miles south of Winchester
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Holbury is 25 miles south-east of Salisbury
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Holbury is 26 miles west of Chichester
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Holbury is 54 miles west of Brighton and Hove
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Holbury is 57 miles south-east of Bath
61m
Holbury is 61 miles south-east of Wells
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Holbury is 64 miles south of Oxford
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Holbury is 68 miles south-east of Bristol