Where is Woking?

Woking is located in the county of Surrey, South East England, five miles south-west of the town of Addlestone, and 23 miles south-west of London. Woking lies five miles east of the Berkshire border. Woking falls within the district council of Woking, under the county council of Surrey. It is in the GU21 postcode district. The post town for Woking is Woking.

Woking on a map

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

Which county is Woking in?

Woking is in the ceremonial county of Surrey, the historic county of Surrey, and the administrative county of Surrey.

Ceremonial CountySurrey
Historic CountySurrey
Administrative CountySurrey

Where is Woking in Surrey?

Woking is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Surrey, and towards the westernmost extremity of Surrey.

Location of Woking within Surrey

What is the postcode for Woking?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Woking is GU21 6BL.

Where is Woking in GU21?

Woking is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the GU21 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the GU21 postcode district.

Location of Woking within GU21

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What is the post town for Woking?

The post town for Woking is Woking. Woking is in the GU21 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Woking.

What is the latitude and longitude of Woking?

The centre of Woking is located at position 51.31835° latitude and -0.55813° longitude.

Latitude51.31835°
Longitude-0.55813°

What is the easting and northing of Woking?

The centre of Woking is located at the grid reference easting 500579 and northing 158680 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting500579
Northing158680

What are the nearest towns to Woking?

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

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Woking is 5 miles south-west of Addlestone
6m
Woking is 6 miles north of Guildford
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Woking is 6 miles south-west of Chertsey
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Woking is 6 miles south-west of Weybridge
8m
Woking is 8 miles south-west of Walton-on-Thames
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Woking is 8 miles south of Egham
8m
Woking is 8 miles east of Frimley
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Woking is 8 miles east of Camberley
8m
Woking is 8 miles south of Staines-upon-Thames
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Woking is 9 miles east of Farnborough

What are the nearest cities to Woking?

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

23m
Woking is 23 miles south-west of City of Westminster
23m
Woking is 23 miles south-west of London
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Woking is 24 miles south-west of City of London
31m
Woking is 31 miles south of St Albans
35m
Woking is 35 miles north of Chichester
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Woking is 37 miles north-east of Winchester
39m
Woking is 39 miles north-west of Brighton and Hove
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Woking is 43 miles south-east of Oxford
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Woking is 43 miles north-east of Portsmouth
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Woking is 47 miles north-east of Southampton