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Where is Worthing?

Worthing is located in the county of West Sussex, South East England, four miles west of the town of Shoreham-by-Sea, and 50 miles south of London. Worthing lies six miles west of the East Sussex border, and was historically in the county of Sussex. Worthing falls within the district council of Worthing, under the county council of West Sussex. It is in the BN11 postcode district. The post town for Worthing is Worthing.

COVID-19: Worthing coronavirus cases are reported by Public Health England within the West Sussex case numbers. This Worthing coronavirus map shows the position of Worthing within West Sussex, along with the number of cases in West Sussex and each of the surrounding areas.

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Map showing extent of Worthing as bounding box
Bounding box showing extent of Worthing
Map showing location of Worthing within the UK
Location of Worthing within the UK

Which county is Worthing in?

Worthing is in the ceremonial county of West Sussex, the historic county of Sussex, and the administrative county of West Sussex.

Ceremonial CountyWest Sussex
Historic CountySussex
Administrative CountyWest Sussex

Where is Worthing in West Sussex?

Worthing is situated towards the southernmost extremity of West Sussex, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of West Sussex.

Map showing location of Worthing within West Sussex
Location of Worthing within West Sussex

What is the postcode for Worthing?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Worthing is BN11 1BG.

Where is Worthing in BN11?

Worthing is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the BN11 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the BN11 postcode district.

Map showing location of Worthing within BN11
Location of Worthing within BN11

What is the post town for Worthing?

The post town for Worthing is Worthing. Worthing is in the BN11 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Worthing.

What is the latitude and longitude of Worthing?

The centre of Worthing is located at position 50.81426° latitude and -0.37122° longitude.

Latitude50.81426°
Longitude-0.37122°

What is the easting and northing of Worthing?

The centre of Worthing is located at the grid reference easting 514843 and northing 102898 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting514843
Northing102898

What are the nearest towns to Worthing?

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

west
4m
Worthing is 4 miles west of Shoreham-by-Sea
south
5m
Worthing is 5 miles south of Steyning
west
6m
Worthing is 6 miles west of Southwick
east
7m
Worthing is 7 miles east of Littlehampton
east
8m
Worthing is 8 miles east of Arundel
east
13m
Worthing is 13 miles east of Bognor Regis
south-west
14m
Worthing is 14 miles south-west of Burgess Hill
south-east
16m
Worthing is 16 miles south-east of Petworth
west
16m
Worthing is 16 miles west of Peacehaven
south-west
17m
Worthing is 17 miles south-west of Cuckfield

What are the nearest cities to Worthing?

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

west
10m
Worthing is 10 miles west of Brighton and Hove
east
18m
Worthing is 18 miles east of Chichester
east
32m
Worthing is 32 miles east of Portsmouth
east
44m
Worthing is 44 miles east of Winchester
east
46m
Worthing is 46 miles east of Southampton
south
49m
Worthing is 49 miles south of City of Westminster
south
49m
Worthing is 49 miles south of London
south
50m
Worthing is 50 miles south of City of London
east
65m
Worthing is 65 miles east of Salisbury
south
65m
Worthing is 65 miles south of St Albans

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