Where is Swinford?

Swinford is located in the county of Leicestershire, East Midlands, three miles south-east of the town of Lutterworth, 14 miles east of the major city of Coventry, and 76 miles north-west of London. Swinford lies just north-west of the Northamptonshire border. Swinford falls within the district council of Harborough, under the county council of Leicestershire. It is in the LE17 postcode district. The post town for Swinford is Lutterworth.

Swinford on a map

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

Which county is Swinford in?

Swinford is in the ceremonial county of Leicestershire, the historic county of Leicestershire, and the administrative county of Leicestershire.

Ceremonial CountyLeicestershire
Historic CountyLeicestershire
Administrative CountyLeicestershire

Where is Swinford in Leicestershire?

Swinford is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Leicestershire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Leicestershire.

Location of Swinford within Leicestershire

What is the postcode for Swinford?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Swinford is LE17 6AY.

Where is Swinford in LE17?

Swinford is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the LE17 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the LE17 postcode district.

Location of Swinford within LE17

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What is the post town for Swinford?

The post town for Swinford is Lutterworth. Swinford is in the LE17 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Lutterworth.

What is the latitude and longitude of Swinford?

The centre of Swinford is located at position 52.41022° latitude and -1.16523° longitude.

Latitude52.41022°
Longitude-1.16523°

What is the easting and northing of Swinford?

The centre of Swinford is located at the grid reference easting 456880 and northing 279463 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting456880
Northing279463

What are the nearest towns to Swinford?

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

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Swinford is 3 miles south-east of Lutterworth
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Swinford is 5 miles north-east of Rugby
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Swinford is 11 miles north of Daventry
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Swinford is 11 miles south-west of Market Harborough
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Swinford is 13 miles south-east of Hinckley
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Swinford is 13 miles south-east of Earl Shilton
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Swinford is 14 miles east of Bedworth
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Swinford is 14 miles north-east of Southam
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Swinford is 15 miles west of Desborough
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Swinford is 15 miles south-east of Nuneaton

What are the nearest cities to Swinford?

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

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Swinford is 14 miles east of Coventry
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Swinford is 16 miles south of Leicester
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Swinford is 32 miles east of Birmingham
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Swinford is 34 miles south-east of Lichfield
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Swinford is 38 miles south of Nottingham
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Swinford is 38 miles south of Derby
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Swinford is 41 miles west of Peterborough
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Swinford is 42 miles east of Wolverhampton
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Swinford is 46 miles north of Oxford
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Swinford is 47 miles east of Worcester