Biggin Hill
in Greater London of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.313 and 0.034 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 18' 47" and E 0° 2' 3"
Currency and Currency Code:
Pound - GBP
Spoken languages:
English, Welsh, Scottish Gaelic
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 08:44 AM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:13 am and 8:59 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-43.954 and -176.560 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Waitangi
References
This place on Geonames.org

Explore Biggin Hill

Biggin Hill in Greater London (England) with it's 13,535 inhabitants is located in United Kingdom about 15 mi (or 24 km) south-east of London, the country's capital.

Local time in Biggin Hill is now 08:44 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 10 airports in the wider vicinity of Biggin Hill, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is London Biggin Hill Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 2 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in United Kingdom is Stonehenge, Avebury and Associated Sites in a distance of 13 mi (or 21 km), South-West. Also, if you like golfing, there are multiple options in driving distance. We found 3 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Bromley, Catford, Croydon, Woolwich and Bexleyheath. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 30°C / 85 °F

Morning Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Night Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 32%
Air Pressure 1012.8 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 52% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Thursday, 25th of July 2019

33°C (92 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 26th of July 2019

29°C (83 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.

Saturday, 27th of July 2019

23°C (74 °F)
19°C (67 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Days Inn Sevenoaks

Address
2,9 mi
Roadchef Motorway Service Area M25 Westbound
TN16 2ER Westerham
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Clay Farm Guest House

Address
4,4 mi
126 Jackson Road
BR2 8NX Bromley
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 17:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


TRAVELODGE CROYDON CENTRAL

Address
5,1 mi
NORFOLK HOUSE WELLESLEY ROAD
CR0 1LH CROYDON
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Mary Rose Inn Hotel

Address
6,6 mi
36-50 High Street, St. Mary
BR5 3NJ St. Mary Cray,Orpington
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Darwin's Sandwalk at Down House

Published: March 17, 2014
Length: 45:03 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Gerardo Bartolome

Join Charles Darwin in a walk around his famous Sandwalk where he thought over his ideas and his struggles. Acompañe a Charles Darwin a lo largo de su famoso Sendero de Arena, donde el pensó.


ATC Negotiations

Published: June 27, 2014
Length: 29:58 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: londonairsports

A short video about how to negotiate your route with ATC. Student Pilots and new pilots will find it useful to know that ATC are there to help pilots, not hinder them. "Ask and you shall receive"....


Biggin Hill PA28 summer flight

Published: October 19, 2011
Length: 13:50 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: londonpommie

Just to show that we did actually get some good weather this summer, here's an evening flight in mid-June. Biggin Hill airport and a trip out over Kent towards Dover. Aircraft is a PA28-161,...


Lydd airport to Biggin Hill airport - (timelapse test)

Published: April 12, 2013
Length: 43:17 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: londonpommie

The journey home, testing out my new Contour+2 timelapse capabilities. Just the 1 landing, although I had to hold off and was only cleared to land once the bizjet had vacated the runway so...


Flying to England, September 2008

Published: October 01, 2008
Length: 24:28 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: MarkKipping

In September 2008 Frans, Leon and I flew to England in the Piper Archer PH-BVT. We landed at Biggin Hill airport for a two days sightseeing by foot and underground in London. The next day...


Property For Sale in the UK: near to Kent Kent 145000 GBP House

Published: March 27, 2012
Length: 03:30 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: fpspropertyjunction

UK Property For Sale in Kent - FULL DESCRIPTION BELOW This property can be found at http://www.propertyjunction.com/Cottage-for-sale/UK/p_id2830555 This UK property has the following features ...


Biggin Hill Airport

Published: April 15, 2013
Length: 52:10 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Beedell's Productions

I visit this very historical airport in the heart of Kent. London Biggin Hill Airport (IATA: BQH, ICAO: EGKB) is an airport at Biggin Hill in the London Borough of Bromley, located 12 NM (22...


Jez's Kit Car - Purple Haze

Published: July 07, 2007
Length: 58:10 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jeremy Gilbert

Luego Velocity Lotus Inspired Seven Type Kit Car - Out For a Trial Run.


PA28 approach, landing and taxi at Biggin Hill airport Runway 21

Published: August 08, 2010
Length: 09:46 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: londonpommie

24 July 2010 A PA28-161 approaching Biggin Hill airport to land after a flight back from Duxford. I'd already flown past Biggin Hill to flypast a BBQ near Leatherhead so am approaching...


West Kent - Burns Lunch 2011

Published: January 23, 2011
Length: 24:06 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: piperbob2

Over 140 members and guests gathered together to celebrate the life of the great Scottish poet, Robert Burns.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Keston

Keston is a part suburban, part rural area of the London Borough of Bromley, England. It lies on the edge of Hayes Common, to the northwest of Greater London's border with Kent.

Located at 51.3511, 0.0299549 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Areas of London, Villages in London, Districts of Bromley, Districts of London listed in the Domesday Book, Post towns in the BR postcode area

London Borough of Bromley

The London Borough of Bromley is one of the 32 London Boroughs (plus the City) which make up Greater London. London Borough of Bromley is South of the River Thames which flows through London the capital city of the United Kingdom. Bromley is the principal town in the London Borough of Bromley. Douglas Patterson is the Chief Executive Officer of the local authority, Bromley London Borough Council.

Located at 51.3333, 0.0833333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
London boroughs, London Borough of Bromley, Articles including recorded pronunciations (UK English), 1965 establishments in the United Kingdom

Down House

Down House is the former home of the English naturalist Charles Darwin and his family. It was in this house and garden that Darwin worked on his theories of evolution by natural selection which he had conceived in London before moving to Downe. The house stands next to Luxted Road 0.25 miles south of Downe, a village 14.25 miles south east of London's Charing Cross, which was still known as Down when he moved there in 1842.

Located at 51.3314, 0.0533333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
History of Bromley, Darwin–Wedgwood family, Biographical museums in London, Unreferenced Kent-related articles, English Heritage sites in London, Charles Darwin, Grade I listed buildings in London, Houses in Bromley, Science museums in England, Historic house museums in London, Museums in Bromley, Museums established in 1929, 1929 establishments in England, Listed houses in the United Kingdom, Listed museum buildings in the United Kingdom, Science and technology in London

River Eden, Kent

The River Eden in West Kent is a tributary of the River Medway. It travels through the Weald of Kent from the border with Surrey, rising from the source in Titsey parish, Surrey, grid reference TQ 420 551, about 350 metres north of Clacket Lane motorway services, and flowing eastward through the Wealden clay to join the River Medway near Penshurst, Kent, grid reference TQ 537 434. The section from its source to where the Gibbs Brook joins it is also known as the Broadmead Water.

Located at 51.2623, 0.0115 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Kent, Rivers of Surrey, Sevenoaks, Tandridge, Watermills in England

Pilgrims' Way

The Pilgrims' Way (also Pilgrim's Way or Pilgrims Way) is the historic route supposed to have been taken by pilgrims from Winchester in Hampshire, England, to the shrine of Thomas Becket at Canterbury in Kent. This name, of comparatively recent coinage, is somewhat misleading as the route follows closely a pre-existing ancient trackway dated by archaeological finds to 500–450 BC, but probably in existence since the stone age.

Located at 51.2833, 0.0666667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Ancient trackways in England, History of Kent, History of Surrey, History of Ashford, Kent, City of Canterbury, Archaeological sites in Hampshire, Archaeological sites in Kent, Pilgrimage routes

Greenwich Borough F.C

Greenwich Borough F.C. is a football club based in Eltham, in the Royal Borough of Greenwich, England. They were established in 1928 and joined the Kent League in 1984. In the 2007–08 season, they reached the 5th round of the FA Vase losing to Hungerford Town after a replay. They are currently members of the Kent League Premier Division.

Located at 51.3741, 0.0373972 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football clubs in England, Association football clubs established in 1928, Sport in Greenwich, Football clubs in London, 1928 establishments in England, Kent League

Westerham railway station

Westerham railway station served the village of Westerham in Kent from 1881 until its closure in 1961.

Located at 51.2704, 0.07431 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Disused railway stations in Kent, Former South Eastern Railway (UK) stations, Railway stations opened in 1881, Railway stations closed in 1961

Holwood House

Holwood House is a country house in Keston, near Hayes, in the London Borough of Bromley, England. The house was designed by Decimus Burton, built between 1823 and 1826 and is in the Greek Revival style. It was built for John Ward who later employed Burton to lay out his Calverley Park Estate in Tunbridge Wells. The gate lodges of that Estate take their names from the gate lodges on the Holwood Estate - Farnborough Lodge and Keston Lodge.

Located at 51.3479, 0.0430694 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Grade I listed houses, Grade I listed buildings in London, Houses in Bromley

Holmesdale F.C

Holmesdale F.C. is an English football club founded in South Norwood, London, but are currently based in Bromley. The club is affiliated to the Kent County Football Association. The club plays in the Kent League.

Located at 51.3741, 0.0373972 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Football clubs in Kent, Sport in Croydon, Association football clubs established in 1956, Sport in Bromley, Football clubs in London, 1956 establishments in England

New Addington tram stop

New Addington is a terminal tram stop serving New Addington, in the London Borough of Croydon, in the southern suburbs of London. The tram stop is served by Tramlink route 3, which connects New Addington with Wimbledon via central Croydon.

Located at 51.3426, -0.017469 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Tramlink stops in Croydon

Addington Vale

Addington Vale is a park situated in New Addington in the London Borough of Croydon. The park is located on the two Milne Park roads (West and East). It extends from King Henry's Drive in the north to Arnhem Drive in the south, Queen Elizabeth's Drive runs along the western side, and Godric Crescent and Hares Bank to the east. The nearest Tramlink station is New Addington which is the terminus for Route 3 services.

Located at 51.343, -0.011 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parks and open spaces in Croydon

New Addington Library

New Addington Library is a public library in New Addington, South London. It stands in the London Borough of Croydon and is part of the Croydon Libraries arm of the council. The library is located on Central Parade next to New Addington Leisure Centre. The library is situated on one floor.

Located at 51.3406, -0.0158 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Libraries in Croydon, Leisure in Croydon, Public libraries in London

Titsey

Titsey is a small village and a civil parish in Tandridge, Surrey, England. Its census area Tatsfield and Titsey has a population of 1,816 as at the 2001 census.

Located at 51.277, 0.017 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Tandridge, Civil parishes in Surrey

Titsey Woods

Titsey Woods is a Site of Special Scientific Interest in Surrey, England. Clacket Lane Services on the M25 was going to be called Titsey Woods, but was changed to Clacket Lane at the last minute.

Located at 51.269, 0.035 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sites of Special Scientific Interest in Surrey

2008 Biggin Hill Cessna Citation crash

On 30 March 2008, a Cessna 501 Citation crashed into a house in Farnborough, London (UK), near Biggin Hill Airport, from where the aircraft had taken off a short time before. There were no survivors among the five people on board, which included former racing drivers Richard Lloyd and David Leslie.

Located at 51.3646, 0.0671665 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
2008 in England, Aviation accidents and incidents in England, Aviation accidents and incidents in 2008, Transport in Bromley

Quebec House

Quebec House is the birthplace of General James Wolfe on what is now known as Quebec Square in Westerham, Kent. The brick home is located in residential neighbourhood surrounded by historic homes and more modern 20th Century housing. It is named after his victory at the Battle of Quebec, and the house's coach-house contains an exhibition on the battle and on Wolfe's life. The house itself contains memorabilia on Wolfe's birth at the house on 2 January 1727, and his life and death.

Located at 51.2672, 0.0759 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
16th-century architecture, Grade I listed buildings in Kent, Grade I listed houses, Houses in Kent, National Trust properties in Kent, Buildings and structures in Sevenoaks, History of Quebec City, French and Indian War, Historic house museums in Kent, Military and war museums in England, Biographical museums in Kent

Keston Windmill

Keston Windmill is a grade I listed Post mill in Keston, formerly in Kent and now in the London Borough of Bromley. The mill was built in 1716 and is conserved with its machinery intact but not in working order.

Located at 51.357, 0.033 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Windmills in London, Grinding mills in the United Kingdom, Post mills in the United Kingdom, Industrial buildings completed in 1716, Buildings and structures in Bromley, Grade I listed buildings in London, Grade I listed windmills

Princess Royal University Hospital

Princess Royal University Hospital is a large acute district general hospital situated in Locksbottom, near Farnborough, in the London Borough of Bromley. It was opened on the 1st April 2003 on the site of the former Farnborough Hospital, where it was built to house the services previously provided by Bromley and Farnborough Hospitals.

Located at 51.3653, 0.0536111 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
NHS hospitals in London, Buildings and structures in Bromley

High Elms Country Park

High Elms Country Park is an extensive 250-acre public park on the North Downs in Farnborough in the London Borough of Bromley. It is a Local Nature Reserve, and together with the neighbouring Downe Bank, a Site of Special Scientific Interest. The park surrounds High Elms Golf Course, and has extensive woodland, chiefly oak and beech, chalk meadows and formal gardens. It also has a cafe, a visitor centre, nature and history trails and car parks.

Located at 51.351, 0.075 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parks and open spaces in Bromley, Sites of Special Scientific Interest in London, Country parks in London

Hayes Common

Hayes Common is a 79-hectare area of public open land in Hayes in the London Borough of Bromley. It is owned and managed by Bromley Council. It is Site of Metropolitan Importance for Nature Conservation, and a small area is part of a Site of Special Scientific Interest. The common is an area of woodland and heath, crossed by bridlways and footpaths. Hayes Common is one of the largest areas of common land in Greater London, with 91.1 hectares of protected commons.

Located at 51.369, 0.02 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Common land in London, Parks and open spaces in Bromley, Sites of Special Scientific Interest in London

Squerryes Court

Squerryes Court is a late 17th century manor house that stands just outside the town of Westerham in Kent. The house, which has been held by the same family for over 280 years, is surrounded by extensive gardens and parkland.

Located at 51.2616, 0.0641 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Country houses in Kent

Titsey Place

Titsey Place is an English country house near Oxted in Surrey, England. It was successively the seat of the Gresham and Leveson-Gower families and is now preserved by a charitable trust for the nation. The house has its origins in a 16th century house, which was built by Sir John Gresham on the site of a predecessor. The mostly Tudor house was demolished and rebuilt in the 18th century, before being refronted in 1826. Finally a tower was added in 1856.

Located at 51.2773, 0.0159 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Historic house museums in Surrey, Gardens in Surrey, Leveson-Gower family

Saltbox Hill

Saltbox Hill is a Site of Special Scientific Interest owned and managed by the London Wildlife Trust in Biggin Hill in the London Borough of Bromley. It is also a Local Nature Reserve and a Site of Metropolitan Importance. It is a steeply sloping 55 acre biological site, which is close to Charles Darwin's home, Down House, and inspired him and provided him with a picnic place.

Located at 51.3251, 0.0093126 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sites of Special Scientific Interest in London, Parks and open spaces in Bromley, Nature reserves in Bromley

Downe Bank

Downe Bank is a nature reserve owned and managed by the Kent Wildlife Trust in the North Downs, close to Downe in the London Borough of Bromley. It is a Site of Special Scientific Interest together with the neighbouring High Elms Country Park. Located close to Charles Darwin's home, Down House, it was one of his favourite places and helped to inspire his work.

Located at 51.331, 0.064 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parks and open spaces in Bromley, Sites of Special Scientific Interest in London, Charles Darwin

Keston Common

Keston Common is a 55 hectare area of public open space in Keston in the London Borough of Bromley. Almost all of it (about 48 hectares) is a Site of Special Scientific Interest. Most of the common is heathland and dry acid grassland on the Blackheath Pebble Beds. It is registered Common Land.

Located at 51.3584, 0.0348 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Common land in London, Parks and open spaces in Bromley, Sites of Special Scientific Interest in London

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