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  1. Ross-on-Wye

Where is Ross-on-Wye?

Ross-on-Wye is located in the county of Herefordshire, West Midlands, five miles north-west of the town of Mitcheldean, 15 miles west of the major city of Gloucester, 39 miles north-east of Cardiff, and 109 miles west of London. Ross-on-Wye lies four miles north-west of the Gloucestershire border. Ross-on-Wye falls within the unitary authority of County of Herefordshire. It is in the HR9 postcode district. The post town for Ross-on-Wye is Ross-on-Wye.

Ross-on-Wye on a map

Map showing extent of Ross-on-Wye as bounding box
Bounding box showing extent of Ross-on-Wye
Map showing location of Ross-on-Wye within the UK
Location of Ross-on-Wye within the UK

Which county is Ross-on-Wye in?

Ross-on-Wye is in the ceremonial county of Herefordshire, the historic county of Herefordshire, and the administrative county of County of Herefordshire.

Ceremonial CountyHerefordshire
Historic CountyHerefordshire
Administrative CountyCounty of Herefordshire

Where is Ross-on-Wye in Herefordshire?

Ross-on-Wye is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Herefordshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Herefordshire.

Map showing location of Ross-on-Wye within Herefordshire
Location of Ross-on-Wye within Herefordshire

What is the postcode for Ross-on-Wye?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Ross-on-Wye is HR9 5BX.

Where is Ross-on-Wye in HR9?

Ross-on-Wye is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the HR9 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the HR9 postcode district.

Map showing location of Ross-on-Wye within HR9
Location of Ross-on-Wye within HR9

What is the post town for Ross-on-Wye?

The post town for Ross-on-Wye is Ross-on-Wye. Ross-on-Wye is in the HR9 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Ross-on-Wye.

What is the latitude and longitude of Ross-on-Wye?

The centre of Ross-on-Wye is located at position 51.91394° latitude and -2.5837° longitude.

Latitude51.91394°
Longitude-2.5837°

What is the easting and northing of Ross-on-Wye?

The centre of Ross-on-Wye is located at the grid reference easting 359948 and northing 224095 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting359948
Northing224095

What are the nearest towns to Ross-on-Wye?

Position of Ross-on-Wye relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Ross-on-Wye to the centre of the town.

north-west
5m
Ross-on-Wye is 5 miles north-west of Mitcheldean
north-west
7m
Ross-on-Wye is 7 miles north-west of Cinderford
west
8m
Ross-on-Wye is 8 miles west of Newent
north
8m
Ross-on-Wye is 8 miles north of Coleford
north-east
9m
Ross-on-Wye is 9 miles north-east of Monmouth
south-west
11m
Ross-on-Wye is 11 miles south-west of Ledbury
north
13m
Ross-on-Wye is 13 miles north of Lydney
north-west
17m
Ross-on-Wye is 17 miles north-west of Stonehouse
south-west
17m
Ross-on-Wye is 17 miles south-west of Great Malvern
north-west
19m
Ross-on-Wye is 19 miles north-west of Painswick

What are the nearest cities to Ross-on-Wye?

Position of Ross-on-Wye relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Ross-on-Wye to the centre of the city.

south-east
11m
Ross-on-Wye is 11 miles south-east of Hereford
west
15m
Ross-on-Wye is 15 miles west of Gloucester
south-west
25m
Ross-on-Wye is 25 miles south-west of Worcester
north-east
29m
Ross-on-Wye is 29 miles north-east of Newport
north
32m
Ross-on-Wye is 32 miles north of Bristol
north
38m
Ross-on-Wye is 38 miles north of Bath
north-east
39m
Ross-on-Wye is 39 miles north-east of Cardiff
south-west
49m
Ross-on-Wye is 49 miles south-west of Birmingham
north
49m
Ross-on-Wye is 49 miles north of Wells
south-west
50m
Ross-on-Wye is 50 miles south-west of Wolverhampton

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