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Where is Lyme Regis?

Lyme Regis is located in the county of Dorset, South West England, five miles south-east of the town of Axminster, 26 miles east of the major city of Exeter, 53 miles south of Cardiff, and 134 miles south-west of London. Lyme Regis lies just east of the Devon border. Lyme Regis falls within the district council of West Dorset, under the county council of Dorset. It is in the DT7 postcode district. The post town for Lyme Regis is Lyme Regis.

COVID-19: Lyme Regis coronavirus cases are reported by Public Health England within the Dorset case numbers. This Lyme Regis coronavirus map shows the position of Lyme Regis within Dorset, along with the number of cases in Dorset and each of the surrounding areas.

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

Which county is Lyme Regis in?

Lyme Regis is in the ceremonial county of Dorset, the historic county of Dorset, and the administrative county of Dorset.

Ceremonial CountyDorset
Historic CountyDorset
Administrative CountyDorset

Where is Lyme Regis in Dorset?

Lyme Regis is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Dorset, and towards the westernmost extremity of Dorset.

Map showing location of Lyme Regis within Dorset
Location of Lyme Regis within Dorset

What is the postcode for Lyme Regis?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Lyme Regis is DT7 3JB.

Where is Lyme Regis in DT7?

Lyme Regis is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the DT7 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the DT7 postcode district.

Map showing location of Lyme Regis within DT7
Location of Lyme Regis within DT7

What is the post town for Lyme Regis?

The post town for Lyme Regis is Lyme Regis. Lyme Regis is in the DT7 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Lyme Regis.

What is the latitude and longitude of Lyme Regis?

The centre of Lyme Regis is located at position 50.72515° latitude and -2.93651° longitude.

Latitude50.72515°
Longitude-2.93651°

What is the easting and northing of Lyme Regis?

The centre of Lyme Regis is located at the grid reference easting 333993 and northing 92144 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting333993
Northing92144

What are the nearest towns to Lyme Regis?

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

south-east
5m
Lyme Regis is 5 miles south-east of Axminster
east
6m
Lyme Regis is 6 miles east of Colyton
east
6m
Lyme Regis is 6 miles east of Seaton
west
8m
Lyme Regis is 8 miles west of Bridport
south
10m
Lyme Regis is 10 miles south of Chard
south-west
10m
Lyme Regis is 10 miles south-west of Beaminster
south-east
12m
Lyme Regis is 12 miles south-east of Honiton
south-west
13m
Lyme Regis is 13 miles south-west of Crewkerne
east
14m
Lyme Regis is 14 miles east of Sidmouth
south
14m
Lyme Regis is 14 miles south of Ilminster

What are the nearest cities to Lyme Regis?

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

east
26m
Lyme Regis is 26 miles east of Exeter
south
36m
Lyme Regis is 36 miles south of Wells
south-west
52m
Lyme Regis is 52 miles south-west of Bath
south
52m
Lyme Regis is 52 miles south of Bristol
south
53m
Lyme Regis is 53 miles south of Cardiff
south-west
55m
Lyme Regis is 55 miles south-west of Salisbury
north-east
58m
Lyme Regis is 58 miles north-east of Plymouth
south
60m
Lyme Regis is 60 miles south of Newport
west
68m
Lyme Regis is 68 miles west of Southampton
west
75m
Lyme Regis is 75 miles west of Winchester

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