Lympstone is located in the county of Devon, South West England, two miles north of the town of Exmouth, seven miles south-east of the major city of Exeter, 59 miles south of Cardiff, and 156 miles south-west of London. Lympstone falls within the district council of East Devon, under the county council of Devon. It is in the EX8 postcode district. The post town for Lympstone is Exmouth.
Lympstone is in the ceremonial county of Devon, the historic county of Devon, and the administrative county of Devon.
Lympstone is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Devon, and towards the easternmost extremity of Devon.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Lympstone is EX8 5ER.
Lympstone is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the EX8 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the EX8 postcode district.
The post town for Lympstone is Exmouth. Lympstone is in the EX8 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Exmouth.
The centre of Lympstone is located at position 50.64747° latitude and -3.43149° longitude.
The centre of Lympstone is located at the grid reference easting 298889 and northing 84066 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Lympstone relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Lympstone to the centre of the town.
Position of Lympstone relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Lympstone to the centre of the city.