Where is Watlington?

Watlington is located in the county of Oxfordshire, South East England, six miles north-east of the town of Wallingford, 11 miles west of the major town of High Wycombe, and 39 miles west of London. Watlington lies two miles south-west of the Buckinghamshire border. Watlington falls within the district council of South Oxfordshire, under the county council of Oxfordshire. It is in the OX49 postcode district. The post town for Watlington is Watlington.

Watlington on a map

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

Which county is Watlington in?

Watlington is in the ceremonial county of Oxfordshire, the historic county of Oxfordshire, and the administrative county of Oxfordshire.

Ceremonial CountyOxfordshire
Historic CountyOxfordshire
Administrative CountyOxfordshire

Where is Watlington in Oxfordshire?

Watlington is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Oxfordshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Oxfordshire.

Location of Watlington within Oxfordshire

What is the postcode for Watlington?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Watlington is OX49 5PZ.

Where is Watlington in OX49?

Watlington is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the OX49 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the OX49 postcode district.

Location of Watlington within OX49

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What is the post town for Watlington?

The post town for Watlington is Watlington. Watlington is in the OX49 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Watlington.

What is the latitude and longitude of Watlington?

The centre of Watlington is located at position 51.64541° latitude and -1.0058° longitude.

Latitude51.64541°
Longitude-1.0058°

What is the easting and northing of Watlington?

The centre of Watlington is located at the grid reference easting 468888 and northing 194536 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting468888
Northing194536

What are the nearest towns to Watlington?

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

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Watlington is 6 miles north-east of Wallingford
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Watlington is 7 miles south of Thame
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Watlington is 9 miles north-west of Henley-on-Thames
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Watlington is 9 miles south-west of Princes Risborough
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Watlington is 11 miles east of Didcot
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Watlington is 11 miles north-west of Marlow
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Watlington is 11 miles west of High Wycombe
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Watlington is 12 miles east of Abingdon-on-Thames
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Watlington is 13 miles north of Reading
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Watlington is 14 miles south-west of Wendover

What are the nearest cities to Watlington?

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

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Watlington is 13 miles south-east of Oxford
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Watlington is 30 miles west of St Albans
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Watlington is 39 miles west of London
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Watlington is 39 miles west of City of Westminster
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Watlington is 40 miles west of City of London
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Watlington is 42 miles north of Winchester
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Watlington is 52 miles north-east of Salisbury
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Watlington is 54 miles north of Southampton
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Watlington is 55 miles east of Gloucester
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Watlington is 57 miles north of Chichester