Wilstead is located in the county of Bedfordshire, Eastern England, three miles south-east of the town of Kempston, four miles south of the major town of Bedford, and 41 miles north of London. Wilstead lies six miles north-east of the Buckinghamshire border. Wilstead falls within the unitary authority of Bedford. It is in the MK45 postcode district. The post town for Wilstead is Bedford.
Wilstead is in the ceremonial county of Bedfordshire, the historic county of Bedfordshire, and the administrative county of Bedford.
Wilstead is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Bedfordshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Bedfordshire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Wilstead is MK45 3HJ.
Wilstead is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the MK45 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the MK45 postcode district.
The post town for Wilstead is Bedford. Wilstead is in the MK45 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Bedford.
The centre of Wilstead is located at position 52.0808° latitude and -0.44885° longitude.
The centre of Wilstead is located at the grid reference easting 506392 and northing 243628 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Wilstead relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Wilstead to the centre of the town.
Position of Wilstead relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Wilstead to the centre of the city.