1. Upminster

Where is Upminster?

Upminster is located in the county of Greater London, London, five miles south-west of the town of Brentwood, nine miles west of the major town of Basildon, and 17 miles east of London. Upminster lies two miles south-west of the Essex border, and was historically in the county of Essex. Upminster falls within the London borough council of Havering, under the Greater London Authority. It is in the RM14 postcode district. The post town for Upminster is Upminster.

Upminster on a map

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

Which county is Upminster in?

Upminster is in the ceremonial county of Greater London, the historic county of Essex, and the administrative county of Greater London.

Ceremonial CountyGreater London
Historic CountyEssex
Administrative CountyGreater London

Where is Upminster in Greater London?

Upminster is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Greater London, and towards the easternmost extremity of Greater London.

Location of Upminster within Greater London

What is the postcode for Upminster?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Upminster is RM14 2SH.

Where is Upminster in RM14?

Upminster is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the RM14 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the RM14 postcode district.

Location of Upminster within RM14

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What is the post town for Upminster?

The post town for Upminster is Upminster. Upminster is in the RM14 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Upminster.

What is the latitude and longitude of Upminster?

The centre of Upminster is located at position 51.55624° latitude and 0.24907° longitude.

Latitude51.55624°
Longitude0.24907°

What is the easting and northing of Upminster?

The centre of Upminster is located at the grid reference easting 556014 and northing 186548 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting556014
Northing186548

What are the nearest towns to Upminster?

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

5m
Upminster is 5 miles south-west of Brentwood
6m
Upminster is 6 miles north-west of Grays
7m
Upminster is 7 miles north of Dartford
7m
Upminster is 7 miles north of Swanscombe
8m
Upminster is 8 miles north-west of Tilbury
9m
Upminster is 9 miles south-west of Billericay
9m
Upminster is 9 miles south-east of Chigwell
9m
Upminster is 9 miles west of Basildon
9m
Upminster is 9 miles west of Stanford-le-Hope
9m
Upminster is 9 miles north-west of Northfleet

What are the nearest cities to Upminster?

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

15m
Upminster is 15 miles east of City of London
16m
Upminster is 16 miles south-west of Chelmsford
17m
Upminster is 17 miles east of London
17m
Upminster is 17 miles east of City of Westminster
29m
Upminster is 29 miles south-east of St Albans
41m
Upminster is 41 miles north-west of Canterbury
45m
Upminster is 45 miles south of Cambridge
53m
Upminster is 53 miles north of Brighton and Hove
58m
Upminster is 58 miles south of Ely
66m
Upminster is 66 miles east of Oxford

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