Where is Hungerford?

Hungerford is located in the county of Berkshire, South East England, eight miles west of the town of Newbury, 15 miles south-east of the major town of Swindon, and 60 miles west of London. Hungerford lies just east of the Wiltshire border. Hungerford falls within the unitary authority of West Berkshire. It is in the RG17 postcode district. The post town for Hungerford is Hungerford.

Hungerford on a map

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

Which county is Hungerford in?

Hungerford is in the ceremonial county of Berkshire, the historic county of Berkshire, and the administrative county of West Berkshire.

Ceremonial CountyBerkshire
Historic CountyBerkshire
Administrative CountyWest Berkshire

Where is Hungerford in Berkshire?

Hungerford is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Berkshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Berkshire.

Location of Hungerford within Berkshire

What is the postcode for Hungerford?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Hungerford is RG17 0LZ.

Where is Hungerford in RG17?

Hungerford is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the RG17 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the RG17 postcode district.

Location of Hungerford within RG17

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What is the post town for Hungerford?

The post town for Hungerford is Hungerford. Hungerford is in the RG17 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Hungerford.

What is the latitude and longitude of Hungerford?

The centre of Hungerford is located at position 51.41461° latitude and -1.51565° longitude.

Latitude51.41461°
Longitude-1.51565°

What is the easting and northing of Hungerford?

The centre of Hungerford is located at the grid reference easting 433780 and northing 168510 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting433780
Northing168510

What are the nearest towns to Hungerford?

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

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Hungerford is 8 miles west of Newbury
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Hungerford is 9 miles east of Marlborough
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Hungerford is 11 miles west of Thatcham
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Hungerford is 12 miles north-east of Ludgershall
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Hungerford is 13 miles south of Wantage
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Hungerford is 14 miles north-east of Tidworth
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Hungerford is 14 miles north of Andover
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Hungerford is 15 miles north-west of Whitchurch
15m
Hungerford is 15 miles south-east of Swindon
16m
Hungerford is 16 miles west of Tadley

What are the nearest cities to Hungerford?

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

26m
Hungerford is 26 miles south-west of Oxford
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Hungerford is 26 miles north of Winchester
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Hungerford is 27 miles north-east of Salisbury
36m
Hungerford is 36 miles north of Southampton
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Hungerford is 37 miles east of Bath
44m
Hungerford is 44 miles south-east of Gloucester
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Hungerford is 47 miles north-west of Portsmouth
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Hungerford is 47 miles east of Bristol
51m
Hungerford is 51 miles east of Wells
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Hungerford is 51 miles north-west of Chichester