Roston is located in the county of Derbyshire, East Midlands, five miles south-west of the town of Ashbourne, 13 miles north-west of the major town of Burton upon Trent, 118 miles north-east of Cardiff, and 123 miles north-west of London. Roston lies just north-east of the Staffordshire border. Roston falls within the district council of Derbyshire Dales, under the county council of Derbyshire. It is in the DE6 postcode district. The post town for Roston is Ashbourne.
Roston is in the ceremonial county of Derbyshire, the historic county of Derbyshire, and the administrative county of Derbyshire.
Roston is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Derbyshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Derbyshire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Roston is DE6 2EG.
Roston is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the DE6 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the DE6 postcode district.
The post town for Roston is Ashbourne. Roston is in the DE6 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Ashbourne.
The centre of Roston is located at position 52.96662° latitude and -1.80362° longitude.
The centre of Roston is located at the grid reference easting 413287 and northing 341047 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Roston relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Roston to the centre of the town.
Position of Roston relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Roston to the centre of the city.