Where is Oare?

Oare is located in the county of Berkshire, South East England, four miles north of the town of Thatcham, 13 miles west of the major town of Reading, and 49 miles west of London. Oare lies five miles south of the Oxfordshire border. Oare falls within the unitary authority of West Berkshire. It is in the RG18 postcode district. The post town for Oare is Thatcham.

Oare on a map

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

Which county is Oare in?

Oare is in the ceremonial county of Berkshire, the historic county of Berkshire, and the administrative county of West Berkshire.

Ceremonial CountyBerkshire
Historic CountyBerkshire
Administrative CountyWest Berkshire

Where is Oare in Berkshire?

Oare is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Berkshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Berkshire.

Location of Oare within Berkshire

What is the postcode for Oare?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Oare is RG18 9SD.

Where is Oare in RG18?

Oare is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the RG18 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the RG18 postcode district.

Location of Oare within RG18

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What is the post town for Oare?

The post town for Oare is Thatcham. Oare is in the RG18 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Thatcham.

What is the latitude and longitude of Oare?

The centre of Oare is located at position 51.46351° latitude and -1.27306° longitude.

Latitude51.46351°
Longitude-1.27306°

What is the easting and northing of Oare?

The centre of Oare is located at the grid reference easting 450597 and northing 174088 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting450597
Northing174088

What are the nearest towns to Oare?

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

4m
Oare is 4 miles north of Thatcham
5m
Oare is 5 miles north-east of Newbury
9m
Oare is 9 miles north-west of Tadley
10m
Oare is 10 miles south of Didcot
11m
Oare is 11 miles south-east of Wantage
11m
Oare is 11 miles east of Hungerford
11m
Oare is 11 miles south-west of Wallingford
13m
Oare is 13 miles west of Reading
14m
Oare is 14 miles south of Abingdon-on-Thames
16m
Oare is 16 miles north-west of Basingstoke

What are the nearest cities to Oare?

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

20m
Oare is 20 miles south of Oxford
28m
Oare is 28 miles north of Winchester
35m
Oare is 35 miles north-east of Salisbury
39m
Oare is 39 miles north of Southampton
45m
Oare is 45 miles south-west of St Albans
47m
Oare is 47 miles north of Portsmouth
47m
Oare is 47 miles east of Bath
48m
Oare is 48 miles north-west of Chichester
50m
Oare is 50 miles west of London
50m
Oare is 50 miles west of City of Westminster