West Hurn is located in the county of Dorset, South West England, three miles south-east of the town of Ferndown, four miles north-east of the major town of Bournemouth, 76 miles south-east of Cardiff, and 90 miles south-west of London. West Hurn lies two miles south-west of the Hampshire border, and was historically in the county of Hampshire. West Hurn falls within the district council of Christchurch, under the county council of Dorset. It is in the BH23 postcode district. The post town for West Hurn is Christchurch.
West Hurn is in the ceremonial county of Dorset, the historic county of Hampshire, and the administrative county of Dorset.
West Hurn is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Dorset, and towards the easternmost extremity of Dorset.
The nearest postcode to the centre of West Hurn is BH23 6AY.
West Hurn is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the BH23 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the BH23 postcode district.
The post town for West Hurn is Christchurch. West Hurn is in the BH23 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Christchurch.
The centre of West Hurn is located at position 50.77117° latitude and -1.8359° longitude.
The centre of West Hurn is located at the grid reference easting 411668 and northing 96856 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of West Hurn relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of West Hurn to the centre of the town.
Position of West Hurn relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of West Hurn to the centre of the city.