Shinfield is located in the county of Berkshire, South East England, four miles south of the major town of Reading, and 36 miles west of London. Shinfield lies three miles north-east of the Hampshire border. Shinfield falls within the unitary authority of Wokingham. It is in the RG2 postcode district. The post town for Shinfield is Reading.
Shinfield is in the ceremonial county of Berkshire, the historic county of Berkshire, and the administrative county of Wokingham.
Shinfield is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Berkshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Berkshire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Shinfield is RG2 9DX.
Shinfield is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the RG2 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the RG2 postcode district.
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The post town for Shinfield is Reading. Shinfield is in the RG2 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Reading.
The centre of Shinfield is located at position 51.40556° latitude and -0.94577° longitude.
The centre of Shinfield is located at the grid reference easting 473426 and northing 167920 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Shinfield relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Shinfield to the centre of the town.
Position of Shinfield relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Shinfield to the centre of the city.