Where is Lightwater?

Lightwater is located in the county of Surrey, South East England, three miles east of the town of Camberley, five miles north-west of the major town of Woking, and 26 miles south-west of London. Lightwater lies two miles east of the Berkshire border. Lightwater falls within the district council of Surrey Heath, under the county council of Surrey. It is in the GU18 postcode district. The post town for Lightwater is Lightwater.

Lightwater on a map

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

Which county is Lightwater in?

Lightwater is in the ceremonial county of Surrey, the historic county of Surrey, and the administrative county of Surrey.

Ceremonial CountySurrey
Historic CountySurrey
Administrative CountySurrey

Where is Lightwater in Surrey?

Lightwater is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Surrey, and towards the westernmost extremity of Surrey.

Location of Lightwater within Surrey

What is the postcode for Lightwater?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Lightwater is GU18 5RP.

Where is Lightwater in GU18?

Lightwater is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the GU18 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the GU18 postcode district.

Location of Lightwater within GU18

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What is the post town for Lightwater?

The post town for Lightwater is Lightwater. Lightwater is in the GU18 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Lightwater.

What is the latitude and longitude of Lightwater?

The centre of Lightwater is located at position 51.35235° latitude and -0.66715° longitude.

Latitude51.35235°
Longitude-0.66715°

What is the easting and northing of Lightwater?

The centre of Lightwater is located at the grid reference easting 492913 and northing 162318 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting492913
Northing162318

What are the nearest towns to Lightwater?

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

3m
Lightwater is 3 miles east of Camberley
4m
Lightwater is 4 miles north-east of Frimley
5m
Lightwater is 5 miles east of Blackwater
5m
Lightwater is 5 miles north-west of Woking
6m
Lightwater is 6 miles east of Crowthorne
6m
Lightwater is 6 miles north-east of Farnborough
6m
Lightwater is 6 miles south-east of Bracknell
6m
Lightwater is 6 miles east of Sandhurst
7m
Lightwater is 7 miles east of Yateley
7m
Lightwater is 7 miles south-west of Egham

What are the nearest cities to Lightwater?

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

26m
Lightwater is 26 miles south-west of City of Westminster
26m
Lightwater is 26 miles south-west of London
27m
Lightwater is 27 miles south-west of City of London
31m
Lightwater is 31 miles south-west of St Albans
34m
Lightwater is 34 miles north-east of Winchester
36m
Lightwater is 36 miles north of Chichester
38m
Lightwater is 38 miles south-east of Oxford
43m
Lightwater is 43 miles north-east of Portsmouth
43m
Lightwater is 43 miles north-west of Brighton and Hove
45m
Lightwater is 45 miles north-east of Southampton