Where is Waterbeach?

Waterbeach is located in the county of Cambridgeshire, Eastern England, five miles north-east of the major city of Cambridge, and 54 miles north of London. Waterbeach falls within the district council of South Cambridgeshire, under the county council of Cambridgeshire. It is in the CB25 postcode district. The post town for Waterbeach is Cambridge.

Waterbeach on a map

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

Which county is Waterbeach in?

Waterbeach is in the ceremonial county of Cambridgeshire, the historic county of Cambridgeshire, and the administrative county of Cambridgeshire.

Ceremonial CountyCambridgeshire
Historic CountyCambridgeshire
Administrative CountyCambridgeshire

Where is Waterbeach in Cambridgeshire?

Waterbeach is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Cambridgeshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Cambridgeshire.

Location of Waterbeach within Cambridgeshire

What is the postcode for Waterbeach?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Waterbeach is CB25 9HN.

Where is Waterbeach in CB25?

Waterbeach is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the CB25 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the CB25 postcode district.

Location of Waterbeach within CB25

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What is the post town for Waterbeach?

The post town for Waterbeach is Cambridge. Waterbeach is in the CB25 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Cambridge.

What is the latitude and longitude of Waterbeach?

The centre of Waterbeach is located at position 52.26715° latitude and 0.1902° longitude.

Latitude52.26715°
Longitude0.1902°

What is the easting and northing of Waterbeach?

The centre of Waterbeach is located at the grid reference easting 549554 and northing 265480 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting549554
Northing265480

What are the nearest towns to Waterbeach?

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

8m
Waterbeach is 8 miles south-west of Soham
9m
Waterbeach is 9 miles west of Newmarket
12m
Waterbeach is 12 miles east of St Ives
14m
Waterbeach is 14 miles south-east of Chatteris
15m
Waterbeach is 15 miles south-west of Mildenhall
16m
Waterbeach is 16 miles east of Godmanchester
16m
Waterbeach is 16 miles east of Huntingdon
17m
Waterbeach is 17 miles north-west of Haverhill
17m
Waterbeach is 17 miles north of Saffron Walden
18m
Waterbeach is 18 miles north-east of Royston

What are the nearest cities to Waterbeach?

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

5m
Waterbeach is 5 miles north-east of Cambridge
10m
Waterbeach is 10 miles south of Ely
28m
Waterbeach is 28 miles south-east of Peterborough
39m
Waterbeach is 39 miles north of Chelmsford
42m
Waterbeach is 42 miles north-east of St Albans
53m
Waterbeach is 53 miles south-west of Norwich
53m
Waterbeach is 53 miles north of City of London
54m
Waterbeach is 54 miles north of London
55m
Waterbeach is 55 miles north of City of Westminster
61m
Waterbeach is 61 miles south-east of Leicester