Where is Shere?

Shere is located in the county of Surrey, South East England, five miles east of the major town of Guildford, and 25 miles south-west of London. Shere falls within the district council of Guildford, under the county council of Surrey. It is in the GU5 postcode district. The post town for Shere is Guildford.

Shere on a map

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

Which county is Shere in?

Shere is in the ceremonial county of Surrey, the historic county of Surrey, and the administrative county of Surrey.

Ceremonial CountySurrey
Historic CountySurrey
Administrative CountySurrey

Where is Shere in Surrey?

Shere is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Surrey, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Surrey.

Location of Shere within Surrey

What is the postcode for Shere?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Shere is GU5 9HG.

Where is Shere in GU5?

Shere is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the GU5 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the GU5 postcode district.

Location of Shere within GU5

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What is the post town for Shere?

The post town for Shere is Guildford. Shere is in the GU5 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Guildford.

What is the latitude and longitude of Shere?

The centre of Shere is located at position 51.21911° latitude and -0.46481° longitude.

Latitude51.21911°
Longitude-0.46481°

What is the easting and northing of Shere?

The centre of Shere is located at the grid reference easting 507313 and northing 147776 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting507313
Northing147776

What are the nearest towns to Shere?

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

5m
Shere is 5 miles east of Guildford
6m
Shere is 6 miles west of Dorking
7m
Shere is 7 miles east of Godalming
8m
Shere is 8 miles south-west of Leatherhead
8m
Shere is 8 miles south-east of Woking
11m
Shere is 11 miles south of Addlestone
11m
Shere is 11 miles south of Weybridge
11m
Shere is 11 miles south of Esher
11m
Shere is 11 miles west of Reigate
12m
Shere is 12 miles south of Walton-on-Thames

What are the nearest cities to Shere?

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

24m
Shere is 24 miles south-west of City of Westminster
25m
Shere is 25 miles south-west of London
26m
Shere is 26 miles south-west of City of London
30m
Shere is 30 miles north-east of Chichester
31m
Shere is 31 miles north-west of Brighton and Hove
37m
Shere is 37 miles south of St Albans
38m
Shere is 38 miles east of Winchester
40m
Shere is 40 miles north-east of Portsmouth
46m
Shere is 46 miles north-east of Southampton
50m
Shere is 50 miles south-east of Oxford