Orpington
in Greater London of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.375 and 0.098 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 22' 28" and E 0° 5' 52"
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: 04:06 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:51 am and 3:51 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-43.954 and -176.560 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Waitangi
References
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Discover Orpington

Orpington in Greater London (England) with it's 15,248 citizens is a place in United Kingdom about 13 mi (or 21 km) south-east of London, the country's capital city.

Current time in Orpington is now 04:06 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 8 airports near Orpington, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is London Biggin Hill Airport in a distance of 4 mi (or 7 km), South-West. 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 Palace of Westminster and Westminster Abbey including Saint Margaret’s Church in a distance of 9 mi (or 14 km), North. Also, if you like playing golf, there are a few options in driving distance. We encountered 3 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Bromley, Bexleyheath, Woolwich, Catford and East Ham. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 10°C / 50 °F

Morning Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Evening Temperature 7°C / 45 °F
Night Temperature 8°C / 47 °F
Chance of rainfall 4%
Air Humidity 61%
Air Pressure 1002 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 13 km/h (8 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 83% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Monday, 9th of December 2019

8°C (47 °F)
4°C (39 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, few clouds.

Tuesday, 10th of December 2019

8°C (47 °F)
7°C (45 °F)
Moderate rain, fresh breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 11th of December 2019

8°C (46 °F)
5°C (40 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

7 Hotel Diner

Address
3,7 mi
London Road, Polhill
TN14 7AA Halstead,Sevenoaks
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Bexleyheath Marriott Hotel

Address
6,0 mi
1 Broadway
DA6 7JZ Bexleyheath
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


TRAVELODGE CROYDON CENTRAL

Address
0,1 mi
NORFOLK HOUSE WELLESLEY ROAD
CR0 1LH CROYDON
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Bull's Head Hotel

Address
2,7 mi
Royal Parade
BR7 6NR Chislehurst
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Clay Farm Guest House

Address
2,1 mi
126 Jackson Road
BR2 8NX Bromley
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


TRAVELODGE LONDON SIDCUP

Address
3,5 mi
1-3 SIDCUP HIGH STREET
DA14 6EN LONDON
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Holiday Inn LONDON - BEXLEY

Address
5,5 mi
Black Prince Interchange,Southwold Road
DA5 1ND BEXLEY
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Summerfield Pub & Boutique Rooms

Address
5,9 mi
60 Baring Road
SE12 0PS London
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Mary Rose Inn Hotel

Address
1,5 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


London Sidcup

Address
4,1 mi
101 - 108 STATION ROAD
DA15 7BS SIDCUP
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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34046 Braunton at Chelsfield - 9th April 2014

Published: April 09, 2014
Length: 25:57 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: batman51

Under bright sunshine, running 18 minutes late, Braunton heads up the 1 in 120 to the summit near Knockholt. However, with a Sevenoaks stopper only three minutes ahead it was likely to suffer...


A Few Trains at Orpington 15/11/14

Published: November 17, 2014
Length: 03:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Joshua Brown

A few trains seen at Orpington on Saturday 15th November 2014. 0:00 375814+375815 pass with 2R34 1210 London Charing Cross to Ramsgate and Canterbury West. 0:09 465014 arrives on 2M52 ...


Crane leaving Bromley College (Orpington)

Published: February 17, 2015
Length: 51:01 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Andrew B

A mobile Crane leaving Orpington Campus.


34067 Tangmere at Orpington station 11/11/12

Published: November 11, 2012
Length: 23:27 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: LilianMRailway

34067 Tangmere on the return leg of the Kentish Belle Armistice day special to Dover and back, light is fading fast as 34067 Tangmere appears from behind the 16:46 slow to Hastings at Orpington...


Spitfire flying over Orpington in Kent

Published: July 21, 2014
Length: 39:15 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Tom Callow

Supermarine Spitfire filmed flying over Orpington in Kent on 19th July 2014.


Bank Holiday Monday

Published: August 27, 2012
Length: 17:13 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Beedell's Productions

A quick evening vlog on this bank holiday Monday here in the UK. Check out my friend Matt's first YouTube video at the link below. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kbgA_fiNSGQ&feature=plcp.


70013 Oliver Cromwell on Cathedrals Express at Orpington

Published: September 28, 2008
Length: 04:41 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Darren Francis

Britannia Class Pacific 70013 Oliver Cromwell passes through Orpington on the evening of Wednesday 24th September 2008 with the return leg of the Cathedrals Express from Canterbury to London ...


Business Presentation Skills: How To Improve Them - Part 1

Published: January 21, 2011
Length: 52:49 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Blue Square Management

Business Presentation Skills at http://bluesquaremanagement.com/ This video is 1 of 7, and was taken at the 4Networking event at Orpington (business networking). It shows Marc Lemezma giving...


Business Presentation Skills: How To Improve Them Part 3

Published: January 25, 2011
Length: 05:53 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Blue Square Management

Business Presentation Skills at http://bluesquaremanagement.com/ This is Part 3 of 7 of Marc Lemezma's 4Sight presentation on how to improve your presentation skills, which he did at the 4Networki...


Business Presentation Skills: How To Improve Them Part 7

Published: January 30, 2011
Length: 02:29 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Blue Square Management

Business Presentation Skills at http://bluesquaremanagement.com/ The final part, part 7 of 7, of Marc Lemezma's 4Sight talk on How To Improve Your Presentation Skills that he gave at the 4Networki...


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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.

River Cray

The River Cray is a tributary of the River Darent in southern England. It rises in Priory Gardens in Orpington in the London Borough of Bromley, where rainwater permeates the chalk bedrock and forms a pond at the boundary between the chalk and impermeable clay. It then flows northwards past the industrial and residential area of St Mary Cray, through St Paul's Cray where there was once a paper mill, through Foots Cray, and enters the parkland of Foots Cray Meadows.

Located at 51.3809, 0.1067 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of London, Watermills in Kent, Watermills in London, Local Nature Reserves in England, Nature reserves in Bromley, Nature reserves in Bexley

Orpington (UK Parliament constituency)

Orpington is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament since 2010 by Jo Johnson, a Conservative.

Located at 51.357, 0.085 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Elections in Bromley, Parliamentary constituencies in London, United Kingdom Parliamentary constituencies established in 1945

Crofton Roman Villa

Crofton Roman Villa in Orpington, in the London Borough of Bromley, is a Roman villa which was inhabited between approximately 140 and 400 AD. It was the centre of a farming estate of about 500 acres (2 km²), with farm buildings nearby, surrounded by fields, meadows and woods. The house was altered several times during its 260 years of occupation, and at its largest it probably had at least 20 rooms. The remains of ten rooms can be seen today.

Located at 51.3729, 0.0878 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
2nd-century architecture, Archaeological sites in London, Former buildings and structures of Bromley, Roman villas in England, Museums of Ancient Rome in the United Kingdom, Archaeological museums in England, Museums in Bromley

Orpington Urban District

Orpington was a local government district in north west Kent from 1934 to 1965 around the town of Orpington, England. It was created an urban district in 1934 from parts of the abolished districts of Bromley Rural District and Chislehurst Urban District, taking in the entirety of Chelsfield, Cudham, and Knockholt parishes, and most of Farnborough, part of Keston, most of Orpington, most of St Mary Cray, part of St Paul's Cray and part of West Wickham.

Located at 51.4, 0.116667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts abolished by the London Government Act 1963, History of Bromley, History of local government in London (1889–1965), Urban districts of England

Bromley Rural District

Bromley was a rural district in north-west Kent, England from 1894 to 1934. Its area now forms part of the London Borough of Bromley in Greater London. It did not include the main settlement of Bromley; which constituted the Municipal Borough of Bromley. Mottingham formed an exclave of the district. It was created under the Local Government Act 1894 based on the existing Bromley rural sanitary district.

Located at 51.4, 0.1 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of England created by the Local Government Act 1894, History of Bromley, History of Kent, History of local government in London (1889–1965), Rural districts of England

Green Street Green

Green Street Green is a locality in the London Borough of Bromley at grid reference TQ455635. It forms part of the Orpington post town. The nearest railway station is Chelsfield railway station, to the north east. The name originates from La Grenestrete c.1290, meaning the green or grassy hamlet. It is recorded as Greenstreet Green in 1819, the addition of the suffix Green, referring to a village green.

Located at 51.352, 0.08805 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Areas of London, Districts of Bromley

Crofton, London

Crofton is a district in the London Borough of Bromley in southeast London, England. It is located at TQ445665.

Located at 51.375, 0.081 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of London listed in the Domesday Book, Areas of London, Districts of Bromley

Ramsden estate

The Ramsden Estate is a council estate in Orpington, South East London part of the London Borough of Bromley. It was built in the 1950s after the boom in council housing developed after World War II. The estate was built on green belt land south of London and north of Kent and is made up of three high rise blocks and 48 maisonettes. The Estate comprises Ramsden Road, Tintagel Road, Petten Grove, Eldred Drive, Quilter Road and Rye Crescent.

Located at 51.3747, 0.119 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Housing estates in London, Geography of Bromley, Public housing, Buildings and structures in Bromley

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08 Dec
2019

Christmas Wreath Making
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Christmas Wreath Making
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Taxi Joe Rock Trio
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09 Dec
2019

I DO LIKE MONDAYS! Free Networking Event In Orpington
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I DO LIKE MONDAYS! Free Networking Event In Sidcup
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11 Dec
2019

La Fontaine Academy - Open Days - 2020/2021
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WEIGHT LOSS WEDNESDAYS! Free Weekly Support Group In Orpington
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WEIGHT LOSS WEDNESDAYS! Free Weekly Support Group In Bexleyheath
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12 Dec
2019

The Christmas Extravaganza
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Emergency First Aid At Work, Orpington
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Understanding The Statutory Process And Decision Making
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
ओर्पिंगटन, اورپنگٹن، لندن, 奧爾平頓