Where is Ruislip?

Ruislip is located in the county of Greater London, London, five miles south-east of the town of Rickmansworth, six miles south of the major town of Watford, and 14 miles west of London. Ruislip lies two miles south-east of the Buckinghamshire border, and was historically in the county of Middlesex. Ruislip falls within the London borough council of Hillingdon, under the Greater London Authority. It is in the HA4 postcode district. The post town for Ruislip is Ruislip.

Ruislip on a map

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

Which county is Ruislip in?

Ruislip is in the ceremonial county of Greater London, the historic county of Middlesex, and the administrative county of Greater London.

Ceremonial CountyGreater London
Historic CountyMiddlesex
Administrative CountyGreater London

Where is Ruislip in Greater London?

Ruislip is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Greater London, and towards the westernmost extremity of Greater London.

Location of Ruislip within Greater London

What is the postcode for Ruislip?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Ruislip is HA4 7AR.

Where is Ruislip in HA4?

Ruislip is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the HA4 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the HA4 postcode district.

Location of Ruislip within HA4

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What is the post town for Ruislip?

The post town for Ruislip is Ruislip. Ruislip is in the HA4 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Ruislip.

What is the latitude and longitude of Ruislip?

The centre of Ruislip is located at position 51.57691° latitude and -0.42711° longitude.

Latitude51.57691°
Longitude-0.42711°

What is the easting and northing of Ruislip?

The centre of Ruislip is located at the grid reference easting 509092 and northing 187621 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting509092
Northing187621

What are the nearest towns to Ruislip?

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

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Ruislip is 5 miles south-east of Rickmansworth
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Ruislip is 5 miles south-west of Bushey
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Ruislip is 6 miles east of Gerrards Cross
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Ruislip is 6 miles south of Watford
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Ruislip is 7 miles south-east of Chorleywood
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Ruislip is 9 miles north-east of Slough
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Ruislip is 9 miles south-west of Radlett
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Ruislip is 9 miles south-west of Borehamwood
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Ruislip is 10 miles east of Beaconsfield
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Ruislip is 10 miles north-east of Eton

What are the nearest cities to Ruislip?

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

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Ruislip is 13 miles south of St Albans
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Ruislip is 14 miles west of London
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Ruislip is 14 miles west of City of Westminster
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Ruislip is 15 miles west of City of London
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Ruislip is 38 miles east of Oxford
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Ruislip is 40 miles west of Chelmsford
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Ruislip is 49 miles south-west of Cambridge
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Ruislip is 52 miles north-east of Winchester
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Ruislip is 53 miles north of Chichester
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Ruislip is 54 miles north of Brighton and Hove

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