Where is Islip?

Islip is located in the county of Oxfordshire, South East England, two miles east of the town of Kidlington, five miles north of the major city of Oxford, and 52 miles north-west of London. Islip lies four miles west of the Buckinghamshire border. Islip falls within the district council of Cherwell, under the county council of Oxfordshire. It is in the OX5 postcode district. The post town for Islip is Kidlington.

Islip on a map

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

Which county is Islip in?

Islip is in the ceremonial county of Oxfordshire, the historic county of Oxfordshire, and the administrative county of Oxfordshire.

Ceremonial CountyOxfordshire
Historic CountyOxfordshire
Administrative CountyOxfordshire

Where is Islip in Oxfordshire?

Islip is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Oxfordshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Oxfordshire.

Location of Islip within Oxfordshire

What is the postcode for Islip?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Islip is OX5 2TA.

Where is Islip in OX5?

Islip is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the OX5 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the OX5 postcode district.

Location of Islip within OX5

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What is the post town for Islip?

The post town for Islip is Kidlington. Islip is in the OX5 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Kidlington.

What is the latitude and longitude of Islip?

The centre of Islip is located at position 51.82274° latitude and -1.23803° longitude.

Latitude51.82274°
Longitude-1.23803°

What is the easting and northing of Islip?

The centre of Islip is located at the grid reference easting 452614 and northing 214065 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting452614
Northing214065

What are the nearest towns to Islip?

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

2m
Islip is 2 miles east of Kidlington
5m
Islip is 5 miles east of Woodstock
6m
Islip is 6 miles south-west of Bicester
11m
Islip is 11 miles north of Abingdon-on-Thames
11m
Islip is 11 miles east of Witney
11m
Islip is 11 miles east of Charlbury
12m
Islip is 12 miles north-west of Thame
15m
Islip is 15 miles north of Didcot
15m
Islip is 15 miles south of Brackley
16m
Islip is 16 miles south-east of Chipping Norton

What are the nearest cities to Islip?

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

5m
Islip is 5 miles north of Oxford
39m
Islip is 39 miles west of St Albans
42m
Islip is 42 miles south of Coventry
43m
Islip is 43 miles east of Gloucester
49m
Islip is 49 miles south-east of Worcester
52m
Islip is 52 miles north-west of London
53m
Islip is 53 miles north of Winchester
53m
Islip is 53 miles north-west of City of Westminster
53m
Islip is 53 miles south-east of Birmingham
54m
Islip is 54 miles west of City of London