Tideford is located in the county of Cornwall, South West England, five miles west of the town of Saltash, nine miles north-west of the major city of Plymouth, 89 miles south-west of Cardiff, and 198 miles west of London. Tideford lies five miles south-west of the Devon border. Tideford falls within the unitary authority of Cornwall. It is in the PL12 postcode district. The post town for Tideford is Saltash.
Tideford is in the ceremonial county of Cornwall, the historic county of Cornwall, and the administrative county of Cornwall.
Tideford is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Cornwall, and towards the easternmost extremity of Cornwall.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Tideford is PL12 5FB.
Tideford is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the PL12 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the PL12 postcode district.
The post town for Tideford is Saltash. Tideford is in the PL12 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Saltash.
The centre of Tideford is located at position 50.41648° latitude and -4.32782° longitude.
The centre of Tideford is located at the grid reference easting 234717 and northing 59992 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Tideford relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Tideford to the centre of the town.
Position of Tideford relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Tideford to the centre of the city.