Where is Somerton?

Somerton is located in the county of Oxfordshire, South East England, seven miles north-west of the town of Bicester, 14 miles north of the major city of Oxford, and 58 miles north-west of London. Somerton lies two miles south-west of the Northamptonshire border. Somerton falls within the district council of Cherwell, under the county council of Oxfordshire. It is in the OX25 postcode district. The post town for Somerton is Bicester.

Somerton on a map

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

Which county is Somerton in?

Somerton is in the ceremonial county of Oxfordshire, the historic county of Oxfordshire, and the administrative county of Oxfordshire.

Ceremonial CountyOxfordshire
Historic CountyOxfordshire
Administrative CountyOxfordshire

Where is Somerton in Oxfordshire?

Somerton is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Oxfordshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Oxfordshire.

Location of Somerton within Oxfordshire

What is the postcode for Somerton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Somerton is OX25 6NJ.

Where is Somerton in OX25?

Somerton is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the OX25 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the OX25 postcode district.

Location of Somerton within OX25

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What is the post town for Somerton?

The post town for Somerton is Bicester. Somerton is in the OX25 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Bicester.

What is the latitude and longitude of Somerton?

The centre of Somerton is located at position 51.95434° latitude and -1.27439° longitude.

Latitude51.95434°
Longitude-1.27439°

What is the easting and northing of Somerton?

The centre of Somerton is located at the grid reference easting 449962 and northing 228677 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting449962
Northing228677

What are the nearest towns to Somerton?

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

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Somerton is 7 miles north-west of Bicester
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Somerton is 8 miles south-west of Brackley
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Somerton is 8 miles south of Banbury
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Somerton is 8 miles north-east of Woodstock
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Somerton is 9 miles north of Kidlington
11m
Somerton is 11 miles north-east of Charlbury
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Somerton is 12 miles east of Chipping Norton
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Somerton is 13 miles west of Buckingham
15m
Somerton is 15 miles north-east of Witney
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Somerton is 17 miles south-east of Shipston-on-Stour

What are the nearest cities to Somerton?

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

14m
Somerton is 14 miles north of Oxford
33m
Somerton is 33 miles south of Coventry
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Somerton is 42 miles east of Gloucester
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Somerton is 42 miles west of St Albans
44m
Somerton is 44 miles east of Worcester
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Somerton is 45 miles south-east of Birmingham
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Somerton is 47 miles south of Leicester
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Somerton is 56 miles south-east of Lichfield
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Somerton is 57 miles south-east of Wolverhampton
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Somerton is 58 miles north-west of London