Where is Maidenhead?

Maidenhead is located in the county of Berkshire, South East England, four miles south-east of the town of Marlow, six miles west of the major town of Slough, and 25 miles west of London. Maidenhead lies just south of the Buckinghamshire border. Maidenhead falls within the unitary authority of Windsor and Maidenhead. It is in the SL6 postcode district. The post town for Maidenhead is Maidenhead.

Maidenhead on a map

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

Which county is Maidenhead in?

Maidenhead is in the ceremonial county of Berkshire, the historic county of Berkshire, and the administrative county of Windsor and Maidenhead.

Ceremonial CountyBerkshire
Historic CountyBerkshire
Administrative CountyWindsor and Maidenhead

Where is Maidenhead in Berkshire?

Maidenhead is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Berkshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Berkshire.

Location of Maidenhead within Berkshire

What is the postcode for Maidenhead?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Maidenhead is SL6 1NF.

Where is Maidenhead in SL6?

Maidenhead is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the SL6 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the SL6 postcode district.

Location of Maidenhead within SL6

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What is the post town for Maidenhead?

The post town for Maidenhead is Maidenhead. Maidenhead is in the SL6 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Maidenhead.

What is the latitude and longitude of Maidenhead?

The centre of Maidenhead is located at position 51.52275° latitude and -0.72021° longitude.

Latitude51.52275°
Longitude-0.72021°

What is the easting and northing of Maidenhead?

The centre of Maidenhead is located at the grid reference easting 488887 and northing 181202 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting488887
Northing181202

What are the nearest towns to Maidenhead?

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

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Maidenhead is 4 miles south-east of Marlow
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Maidenhead is 5 miles north-west of Eton
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Maidenhead is 6 miles west of Slough
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Maidenhead is 6 miles north-west of Windsor
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Maidenhead is 7 miles south-west of Beaconsfield
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Maidenhead is 7 miles south of High Wycombe
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Maidenhead is 7 miles north of Bracknell
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Maidenhead is 8 miles east of Henley-on-Thames
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Maidenhead is 8 miles south-west of Gerrards Cross
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Maidenhead is 9 miles north-east of Wokingham

What are the nearest cities to Maidenhead?

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

23m
Maidenhead is 23 miles south-west of St Albans
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Maidenhead is 26 miles west of London
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Maidenhead is 26 miles west of City of Westminster
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Maidenhead is 27 miles west of City of London
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Maidenhead is 28 miles south-east of Oxford
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Maidenhead is 41 miles north-east of Winchester
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Maidenhead is 48 miles north of Chichester
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Maidenhead is 52 miles north-east of Southampton
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Maidenhead is 53 miles north of Portsmouth
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Maidenhead is 53 miles west of Chelmsford