District of London
in Greater London of England, United Kingdom
- London City Airport (8 mi)
- RAF Northolt (13 mi)
- London Biggin Hill Airport (14 mi)
- London Heathrow Airport (15 mi)
- Redhill Aerodrome (20 mi)
- London Gatwick Airport (25 mi)
- London Luton Airport (27 mi)
- London Stansted Airport (30 mi)
- Tower of London (Unesco heritage, 9 mi)
- Palace of Westminster and Westminster Abbey including Saint Margaret’s Church (Unesco heritage, 11 mi)
- Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew (Unesco heritage, 18 mi)
- Stonehenge, Avebury and Associated Sites (Unesco heritage, 23 mi)
- Blenheim Palace (Unesco heritage, 32 mi)
- Canterbury Cathedral, St Augustine's Abbey, and St Martin's Church (Unesco heritage, 54 mi)
- City of Bath (Unesco heritage, 66 mi)
- Dorset and East Devon Coast (Unesco heritage, 67 mi)
- Derwent Valley Mills (Unesco heritage, 106 mi)
- Hartsbourne Country Club (Golf course, 6 mi)
- Brent Valley Golf Course (Golf course, 8 mi)
- Ilford Golf Club (Golf course, 9 mi)
- Ealing Golf Club (Golf course, 9 mi)
- Chingford Golf Club (Golf course, 11 mi)
- Barnehurst Golf Course (Golf course, 12 mi)
- Hampton Court Palace Golf Club (Golf course, 12 mi)
- Cray Valley Golf Club (Golf course, 13 mi)
- Essendon Country Club (Golf course, 17 mi)
- Brickendon Grange Golf Club (Golf course, 17 mi)
- London Eye (observation point, (0 mi)
- Lee Valley Marina Springfield (marina, (5 mi)
- The View from the Shard (observation point, (2 mi)
- Box Hill Hiking Area (amusement park, (19 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 51.509 and -0.126 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 51° 30' 30" and W -0° 7' 32"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Pound - GBP
- Spoken languages:
- English, Welsh, Scottish Gaelic
- Local electricity:
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- Local Time: 04:24 AM (Monday)
- Timezone: Europe/London
- UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:45 am and 10:12 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -43.750 and 173.083 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Le Bons Bay
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to United Kingdom.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning United Kingdom. Last Update: 2023-06-04 08:22:28
Explore Charing Cross
The district Charing Cross of London in Greater London (England) is located in United Kingdom and is a district of the nations capital.
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: City of Westminster, City of London, Islington, Camden Town and Camberwell. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 18°C / 65 °F
|Morning Temperature||9°C / 49 °F|
|Evening Temperature||20°C / 67 °F|
|Night Temperature||12°C / 54 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1024 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from South-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Broken clouds, covering 61% of sky|
|General Conditions||Broken clouds|
Tuesday, 6th of June 2023
16°C (61 °F)
12°C (53 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.
Wednesday, 7th of June 2023
20°C (69 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Thursday, 8th of June 2023
21°C (69 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.
Hotels and Places to Stay
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Radisson Blu Edwardian Hampshire Hotel
The Hospital Club
Radisson Blu Edwardian Mercer Street Hotel
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Attractions and noteworthy things
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These districts also belong to London.
- Baker Street
- Chelsea Embankment
- Covent Garden
- East Finchley
- Herne Hill
- Maida Hill
- Maida Vale
- North Kensington
- Oxford Circus
- Queens Park
- South Bank
- South Kensington
- South Lambeth
- South West London
- St James's
- Tottenham Court Road
- West Dulwich
- West End of London
- West Norwood
- Willesden Green
These are districts that are close by, but belong to a different city than London.
- Fleet Street
- Sands End
- Putney Village
- Higham Hill
- Beddington Hill
- Bushey Mead
- Raynes Park
- Grove Park
- Highams Park
- Hale End
- Carshalton on the Hill
- West Barnes
- Carshalton Beeches
- North Cheam
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of London.
- City of Westminster
- City of London
- Camden Town
- Wood Green
- Enfield Town
- Ealing Broadway
- East Ham
- Potters Bar
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Charing Cross, צרינג קרוס, チャリング・クロス, 채링크로스, Чаринг-Кросс, 查令十字