1. Newport

Where is Newport?

Newport is located in the county of Isle of Wight, South East England, four miles south of the town of East Cowes, 11 miles south-west of the major city of Portsmouth, and 76 miles south-west of London. Newport lies six miles south of the Hampshire border, and was historically in the county of Hampshire. Newport falls within the unitary authority of Isle of Wight. It is in the PO30 postcode district.

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Newport on a map

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

Which county is Newport in?

Newport is in the ceremonial county of Isle of Wight, the historic county of Hampshire, and the administrative county of Isle of Wight.

Ceremonial CountyIsle of Wight
Historic CountyHampshire
Administrative CountyIsle of Wight

Where is Newport in Isle of Wight?

Newport is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Isle of Wight, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Isle of Wight.

Location of Newport within Isle of Wight

What is the postcode for Newport?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Newport is PO30 1TX.

Where is Newport in PO30?

Newport is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the PO30 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the PO30 postcode district.

Location of Newport within PO30

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What is the latitude and longitude of Newport?

The centre of Newport is located at position 50.70023° latitude and -1.29367° longitude.

Latitude50.70023°
Longitude-1.29367°

What is the easting and northing of Newport?

The centre of Newport is located at the grid reference easting 449979 and northing 89192 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting449979
Northing89192

What are the nearest towns to Newport?

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

4m
Newport is 4 miles south of East Cowes
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Newport is 4 miles south of Cowes
6m
Newport is 6 miles west of Ryde
7m
Newport is 7 miles west of Brading
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Newport is 7 miles north-west of Sandown
7m
Newport is 7 miles north-west of Shanklin
8m
Newport is 8 miles north-west of Ventnor
9m
Newport is 9 miles east of Yarmouth
10m
Newport is 10 miles south-west of Gosport
12m
Newport is 12 miles east of Lymington

What are the nearest cities to Newport?

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

11m
Newport is 11 miles south-west of Portsmouth
15m
Newport is 15 miles south of Southampton
24m
Newport is 24 miles south-west of Chichester
25m
Newport is 25 miles south of Winchester
34m
Newport is 34 miles south-east of Salisbury
51m
Newport is 51 miles west of Brighton and Hove
66m
Newport is 66 miles south-east of Bath
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Newport is 69 miles south-east of Wells
73m
Newport is 73 miles south of Oxford
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Newport is 75 miles south-west of City of Westminster

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