Where is Ventnor?

Ventnor is located in the county of Isle of Wight, South East England, three miles south-west of the town of Shanklin, 15 miles south of the major city of Portsmouth, and 79 miles south-west of London. Ventnor was historically in the county of Hampshire. Ventnor falls within the unitary authority of Isle of Wight. It is in the PO38 postcode district. The post town for Ventnor is Ventnor.

Ventnor on a map

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

Which county is Ventnor in?

Ventnor is in the ceremonial county of Isle of Wight, the historic county of Hampshire, and the administrative county of Isle of Wight.

Ceremonial CountyIsle of Wight
Historic CountyHampshire
Administrative CountyIsle of Wight

Where is Ventnor in Isle of Wight?

Ventnor is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Isle of Wight, and towards the easternmost extremity of Isle of Wight.

Location of Ventnor within Isle of Wight

What is the postcode for Ventnor?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Ventnor is PO38 1RY.

Where is Ventnor in PO38?

Ventnor is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the PO38 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the PO38 postcode district.

Location of Ventnor within PO38

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What is the post town for Ventnor?

The post town for Ventnor is Ventnor. Ventnor is in the PO38 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Ventnor.

What is the latitude and longitude of Ventnor?

The centre of Ventnor is located at position 50.595° latitude and -1.2059° longitude.

Latitude50.595°
Longitude-1.2059°

What is the easting and northing of Ventnor?

The centre of Ventnor is located at the grid reference easting 456303 and northing 77553 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting456303
Northing77553

What are the nearest towns to Ventnor?

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

3m
Ventnor is 3 miles south-west of Shanklin
5m
Ventnor is 5 miles south-west of Sandown
6m
Ventnor is 6 miles south-west of Brading
8m
Ventnor is 8 miles south-east of Newport
10m
Ventnor is 10 miles south of Ryde
12m
Ventnor is 12 miles south of East Cowes
12m
Ventnor is 12 miles south of Cowes
14m
Ventnor is 14 miles south of Gosport
15m
Ventnor is 15 miles south-east of Yarmouth
18m
Ventnor is 18 miles south of Fareham

What are the nearest cities to Ventnor?

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

15m
Ventnor is 15 miles south of Portsmouth
23m
Ventnor is 23 miles south-east of Southampton
25m
Ventnor is 25 miles south-west of Chichester
33m
Ventnor is 33 miles south of Winchester
42m
Ventnor is 42 miles south-east of Salisbury
49m
Ventnor is 49 miles west of Brighton and Hove
74m
Ventnor is 74 miles south-east of Bath
76m
Ventnor is 76 miles south-east of Wells
78m
Ventnor is 78 miles south-west of City of Westminster
79m
Ventnor is 79 miles south-west of London