Where is Kennington?

Kennington is located in the county of Oxfordshire, South East England, three miles south of the major city of Oxford, and 50 miles west of London. Kennington lies seven miles south-west of the Buckinghamshire border, and was historically in the county of Berkshire. Kennington falls within the district council of Vale of White Horse, under the county council of Oxfordshire. It is in the OX1 postcode district. The post town for Kennington is Oxford.

Kennington on a map

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

Which county is Kennington in?

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

Ceremonial CountyOxfordshire
Historic CountyBerkshire
Administrative CountyOxfordshire

Where is Kennington in Oxfordshire?

Kennington 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 Kennington within Oxfordshire

What is the postcode for Kennington?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Kennington is OX1 5PL.

Where is Kennington in OX1?

Kennington is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the OX1 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the OX1 postcode district.

Location of Kennington within OX1

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What is the post town for Kennington?

The post town for Kennington is Oxford. Kennington is in the OX1 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Oxford.

What is the latitude and longitude of Kennington?

The centre of Kennington is located at position 51.71654° latitude and -1.24512° longitude.

Latitude51.71654°
Longitude-1.24512°

What is the easting and northing of Kennington?

The centre of Kennington is located at the grid reference easting 452248 and northing 202249 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting452248
Northing202249

What are the nearest towns to Kennington?

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

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Kennington is 4 miles north-east of Abingdon-on-Thames
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Kennington is 8 miles south of Kidlington
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Kennington is 8 miles north of Didcot
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Kennington is 10 miles north-west of Wallingford
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Kennington is 10 miles south-east of Woodstock
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Kennington is 11 miles south-east of Witney
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Kennington is 11 miles north-west of Watlington
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Kennington is 12 miles west of Thame
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Kennington is 12 miles north-east of Wantage
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Kennington is 13 miles south of Bicester

What are the nearest cities to Kennington?

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

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Kennington is 3 miles south of Oxford
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Kennington is 39 miles west of St Albans
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Kennington is 44 miles east of Gloucester
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Kennington is 45 miles north of Winchester
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Kennington is 49 miles south of Coventry
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Kennington is 50 miles west of London
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Kennington is 50 miles west of City of Westminster
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Kennington is 51 miles north-east of Salisbury
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Kennington is 52 miles west of City of London
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Kennington is 53 miles south-east of Worcester