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Where is Hurn?

Hurn is located in the county of Dorset, South West England, three miles north-west of the town of Christchurch, four miles north-east of the major town of Bournemouth, 77 miles south-east of Cardiff, and 90 miles south-west of London. Hurn lies roughly one mile south-west of the Hampshire border, and was historically in the county of Hampshire. Hurn falls within the district council of Christchurch, under the county council of Dorset. It is in the BH23 postcode district. The post town for Hurn is Christchurch.

Hurn on a map

Map showing extent of Hurn as bounding box
Bounding box showing extent of Hurn
Map showing location of Hurn within the UK
Location of Hurn within the UK

Which county is Hurn in?

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

Ceremonial CountyDorset
Historic CountyHampshire
Administrative CountyDorset

Where is Hurn in Dorset?

Hurn is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Dorset, and towards the easternmost extremity of Dorset.

Map showing location of Hurn within Dorset
Location of Hurn within Dorset

What is the postcode for Hurn?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Hurn is BH23 6AJ.

Where is Hurn in BH23?

Hurn is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the BH23 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the BH23 postcode district.

Map showing location of Hurn within BH23
Location of Hurn within BH23

What is the post town for Hurn?

The post town for Hurn is Christchurch. Hurn is in the BH23 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Christchurch.

What is the latitude and longitude of Hurn?

The centre of Hurn is located at position 50.77301° latitude and -1.82031° longitude.

Latitude50.77301°
Longitude-1.82031°

What is the easting and northing of Hurn?

The centre of Hurn is located at the grid reference easting 412767 and northing 97063 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting412767
Northing97063

What are the nearest towns to Hurn?

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

north-west
3m
Hurn is 3 miles north-west of Christchurch
south-east
4m
Hurn is 4 miles south-east of Ferndown
north-east
4m
Hurn is 4 miles north-east of Bournemouth
south
5m
Hurn is 5 miles south of Ringwood
west
7m
Hurn is 7 miles west of New Milton
east
8m
Hurn is 8 miles east of Wimborne Minster
north-east
8m
Hurn is 8 miles north-east of Poole
south
8m
Hurn is 8 miles south of Verwood
south
11m
Hurn is 11 miles south of Fordingbridge
west
12m
Hurn is 12 miles west of Lymington

What are the nearest cities to Hurn?

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

south-west
20m
Hurn is 20 miles south-west of Southampton
south
21m
Hurn is 21 miles south of Salisbury
south-west
30m
Hurn is 30 miles south-west of Winchester
west
32m
Hurn is 32 miles west of Portsmouth
west
46m
Hurn is 46 miles west of Chichester
south-east
47m
Hurn is 47 miles south-east of Wells
south-east
48m
Hurn is 48 miles south-east of Bath
south-east
58m
Hurn is 58 miles south-east of Bristol
south
72m
Hurn is 72 miles south of Oxford
west
74m
Hurn is 74 miles west of Brighton and Hove