Where is Quainton?

Quainton is located in the county of Buckinghamshire, South East England, five miles south of the town of Winslow, 14 miles south-west of the major town of Milton Keynes, and 42 miles north-west of London. Quainton lies six miles north-east of the Oxfordshire border. Quainton falls within the district council of Aylesbury Vale, under the county council of Buckinghamshire. It is in the HP22 postcode district.

Quainton on a map

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

Which county is Quainton in?

Quainton is in the ceremonial county of Buckinghamshire, the historic county of Buckinghamshire, and the administrative county of Buckinghamshire.

Ceremonial CountyBuckinghamshire
Historic CountyBuckinghamshire
Administrative CountyBuckinghamshire

Where is Quainton in Buckinghamshire?

Quainton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Buckinghamshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Buckinghamshire.

Location of Quainton within Buckinghamshire

What is the postcode for Quainton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Quainton is HP22 4AR.

Where is Quainton in HP22?

Quainton is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the HP22 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the HP22 postcode district.

Location of Quainton within HP22

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What is the latitude and longitude of Quainton?

The centre of Quainton is located at position 51.87501° latitude and -0.91727° longitude.

Latitude51.87501°
Longitude-0.91727°

What is the easting and northing of Quainton?

The centre of Quainton is located at the grid reference easting 474635 and northing 220158 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting474635
Northing220158

What are the nearest towns to Quainton?

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

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Quainton is 5 miles south of Winslow
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Quainton is 6 miles north-west of Aylesbury
9m
Quainton is 9 miles north of Thame
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Quainton is 9 miles south of Buckingham
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Quainton is 10 miles east of Bicester
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Quainton is 11 miles north-west of Wendover
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Quainton is 11 miles north of Princes Risborough
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Quainton is 11 miles south-west of Bletchley
11m
Quainton is 11 miles west of Leighton Buzzard
12m
Quainton is 12 miles north-west of Tring

What are the nearest cities to Quainton?

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

17m
Quainton is 17 miles north-east of Oxford
26m
Quainton is 26 miles west of St Albans
42m
Quainton is 42 miles north-west of London
43m
Quainton is 43 miles north-west of City of Westminster
43m
Quainton is 43 miles north-west of City of London
45m
Quainton is 45 miles south-east of Coventry
50m
Quainton is 50 miles south-west of Cambridge
53m
Quainton is 53 miles south of Leicester
56m
Quainton is 56 miles south-west of Peterborough
57m
Quainton is 57 miles east of Gloucester