Where is Rivar?

Rivar is located in the county of Wiltshire, South West England, four miles south of the town of Hungerford, 18 miles south-east of the major town of Swindon, and 62 miles west of London. Rivar lies roughly one mile north-west of the Hampshire border. Rivar falls within the unitary authority of Wiltshire. It is in the SN8 postcode district. The post town for Rivar is Marlborough.

Rivar on a map

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

Which county is Rivar in?

Rivar is in the ceremonial county of Wiltshire, the historic county of Wiltshire, and the administrative county of Wiltshire.

Ceremonial CountyWiltshire
Historic CountyWiltshire
Administrative CountyWiltshire

Where is Rivar in Wiltshire?

Rivar is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Wiltshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Wiltshire.

Location of Rivar within Wiltshire

What is the postcode for Rivar?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Rivar is SN8 3RN.

Where is Rivar in SN8?

Rivar is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the SN8 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the SN8 postcode district.

Location of Rivar within SN8

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What is the post town for Rivar?

The post town for Rivar is Marlborough. Rivar is in the SN8 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Marlborough.

What is the latitude and longitude of Rivar?

The centre of Rivar is located at position 51.35367° latitude and -1.54488° longitude.

Latitude51.35367°
Longitude-1.54488°

What is the easting and northing of Rivar?

The centre of Rivar is located at the grid reference easting 431790 and northing 161720 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting431790
Northing161720

What are the nearest towns to Rivar?

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

4m
Rivar is 4 miles south of Hungerford
7m
Rivar is 7 miles north-east of Ludgershall
9m
Rivar is 9 miles south-east of Marlborough
9m
Rivar is 9 miles north-east of Tidworth
10m
Rivar is 10 miles west of Newbury
10m
Rivar is 10 miles north of Andover
12m
Rivar is 12 miles north-west of Whitchurch
13m
Rivar is 13 miles west of Thatcham
16m
Rivar is 16 miles north-east of Amesbury
17m
Rivar is 17 miles south of Wantage

What are the nearest cities to Rivar?

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

22m
Rivar is 22 miles north-east of Salisbury
23m
Rivar is 23 miles north-west of Winchester
30m
Rivar is 30 miles south-west of Oxford
32m
Rivar is 32 miles north of Southampton
35m
Rivar is 35 miles east of Bath
43m
Rivar is 43 miles north-west of Portsmouth
46m
Rivar is 46 miles east of Bristol
46m
Rivar is 46 miles south-east of Gloucester
49m
Rivar is 49 miles east of Wells
49m
Rivar is 49 miles north-west of Chichester