Where is Widdington?

Widdington is located in the county of Essex, Eastern England, four miles south of the town of Saffron Walden, 15 miles north-east of the major town of Harlow, and 35 miles north-east of London. Widdington lies five miles north-east of the Hertfordshire border. Widdington falls within the district council of Uttlesford, under the county council of Essex. It is in the CB11 postcode district. The post town for Widdington is Saffron Walden.

Widdington on a map

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

Which county is Widdington in?

Widdington is in the ceremonial county of Essex, the historic county of Essex, and the administrative county of Essex.

Ceremonial CountyEssex
Historic CountyEssex
Administrative CountyEssex

Where is Widdington in Essex?

Widdington is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Essex, and towards the westernmost extremity of Essex.

Location of Widdington within Essex

What is the postcode for Widdington?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Widdington is CB11 3SG.

Where is Widdington in CB11?

Widdington is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the CB11 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the CB11 postcode district.

Location of Widdington within CB11

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What is the post town for Widdington?

The post town for Widdington is Saffron Walden. Widdington is in the CB11 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Saffron Walden.

What is the latitude and longitude of Widdington?

The centre of Widdington is located at position 51.96103° latitude and 0.2375° longitude.

Latitude51.96103°
Longitude0.2375°

What is the easting and northing of Widdington?

The centre of Widdington is located at the grid reference easting 553831 and northing 231537 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting553831
Northing231537

What are the nearest towns to Widdington?

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

4m
Widdington is 4 miles south of Saffron Walden
4m
Widdington is 4 miles north-east of Stansted Mountfitchet
5m
Widdington is 5 miles west of Thaxted
7m
Widdington is 7 miles north-east of Bishop's Stortford
8m
Widdington is 8 miles north-west of Great Dunmow
11m
Widdington is 11 miles north of Sawbridgeworth
11m
Widdington is 11 miles east of Buntingford
12m
Widdington is 12 miles south-west of Haverhill
13m
Widdington is 13 miles south-east of Royston
15m
Widdington is 15 miles north-east of Harlow

What are the nearest cities to Widdington?

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

18m
Widdington is 18 miles south of Cambridge
18m
Widdington is 18 miles north-west of Chelmsford
29m
Widdington is 29 miles north-east of St Albans
30m
Widdington is 30 miles south of Ely
34m
Widdington is 34 miles north-east of City of London
35m
Widdington is 35 miles north-east of London
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Widdington is 35 miles north-east of City of Westminster
47m
Widdington is 47 miles south-east of Peterborough
59m
Widdington is 59 miles north-west of Canterbury
64m
Widdington is 64 miles south-west of Norwich

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