West Drayton
in Greater London of England, United Kingdom

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.500 and -0.467 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 30' 0" and W -0° 28' 0"
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: 02:00 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:50 am and 5:38 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-43.750 and 173.083 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Le Bons Bay
References
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Explore West Drayton

West Drayton in Greater London (England) with it's 12,156 inhabitants is a city in United Kingdom about 15 mi (or 24 km) west of London, the country's capital.

Local time in West Drayton is now 02:00 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 10 airports in the vicinity of West Drayton, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is London Heathrow Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 3 km), South. 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 Tower of London in a distance of 23 mi (or 38 km), East. 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: Uxbridge, Horton, Hounslow, Datchet and Old Windsor. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 3°C / 37 °F

Morning Temperature 4°C / 39 °F
Evening Temperature 4°C / 38 °F
Night Temperature 2°C / 35 °F
Chance of rainfall 9%
Air Humidity 93%
Air Pressure 996 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 12 km/h (7 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Friday, 28th of February 2020

4°C (39 °F)
10°C (50 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Saturday, 29th of February 2020

9°C (47 °F)
4°C (39 °F)
Moderate rain, strong breeze, overcast clouds.

Sunday, 1st of March 2020

6°C (43 °F)
5°C (41 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Jupiter Heights by esa

Address
3,0 mi
13-24 Jupiter HEIGHTS
UB10 0TA Uxbridge
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:30 - Checkin: 16:00
Reception
Weekday: 16:00 - 21:00
Weekend: closed


London Heathrow Marriott Hotel

Address
1,8 mi
Bath Road, Heathrow Airport
UB3 5AN Harlington,Hayes
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Novotel London Heathrow Airport

Address
0,5 mi
Cherry Lane
UB7 9HJ West Drayton
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Crowne Plaza LONDON - HEATHROW

Address
0,6 mi
Stockley Road,West Drayton
UB7 9NA LONDON
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Sheraton Skyline Hotel London Heathrow

Address
2,1 mi
HEATHROW AIRPORT BATH ROAD
UB3 5BP Harlington,Hayes
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Leonardo London Heathrow Airport

Address
1,3 mi
Bath Road - Sipson Way,Heathrow Airport, Hayes
UB7 0DP Hillingdon
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Park Inn by Radisson Hotel & Conference Centre London Heathrow

Address
1,4 mi
Bath Road
UB7 0DU Sipson,West Drayton
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Holiday Inn LONDON - HEATHROW ARIEL

Address
1,9 mi
118 Bath Road,Heathrow Airport, Hayes
UB3 5AJ LONDON
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Berkeley Park By BridgeStreet

Address
1,9 mi
Marlborough Crescent
UB3 5FG Harlington,Hayes
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Sofitel London Heathrow

Address
2,2 mi
Terminal 5 London Heathrow Airport
TW6 2GD LONDON
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

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West Drayton

Published: October 19, 2014
Length: 06:24 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Finbarr O'Neill

via YouTube Capture.


Snow falling from a dark sky, West Drayton, London (V) 6 Jan 2010

Published: January 06, 2010
Length: 30:45 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: johnjrp01

Abstract video of large snow flakes falling from a dark sky in West Drayton, London, while magpies chatter in the trees on the afternoon of 6th Jan 2010.


First Great Western passenger trains at West Drayton 21/09/2012

Published: September 24, 2012
Length: 55:18 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: bronzeonion

Plenty of: Networker Turbo's, IC 125's and an Adelante all filmed on the dull afternoon of 21st September.


RAF West Drayton generators

Published: July 18, 2009
Length: 42:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Chris Bigos

Two of the eight diesel-engined generators are given a final run on 16th April 2008. The 'power house' was installed in the 1960s and provided an independent electricity supply for the Air...


RAF West Drayton Closure

Published: May 23, 2009
Length: 49:10 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Chris Bigos


Trains departing West Drayton station 3D

Published: October 06, 2011
Length: 17:40 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: GRSOF

First Great Western train departing West Drayton Station bound for Maidenhead, and Mendip Rail gravel train departing to the east. Filmed with Fuji W1 3D camera, hence the low quality.


1Z74 - 5043 Earl of Mount Edgcumbe thrashes through West Drayton Station 11/5/2013

Published: May 11, 2013
Length: 54:08 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: All Tickets Please

Great Western Railway Castle Class 4-6-0 Steam Locomotive 5043 'Earl of Mount Edgcumbe' thrashes along the fast line through West Drayton Station working 1Z74 London Paddington - Gloucester...


DB Schenker 60007 working 6E38 Colnbrook - Lindsey tanks away from West Drayton

Published: April 29, 2012
Length: 16:28 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: All Tickets Please

DB Schenker 'Switch on to Safety' Liveried Class 60 'Super Tug' Diesel Locomotive 60007 'The Spirit of Tom Kendell' powering away from West Drayton station with 6E38 Colnbrook - Lindsey empty...


Car turning in snow in West Drayton, London 6 Jan 2010

Published: January 06, 2010
Length: 13:03 min
Rating: 2 of 5
Author: johnjrp01

A car makes a slow turn in fresh snow in West Drayton, London on the afternoon of 6th Jan 2010.


Falling snow in West Drayton, London (VI) 6 Jan 2010

Published: January 06, 2010
Length: 12:33 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: johnjrp01

A video of the local streets (West Drayton, London) during the snow storm of the afternoon of 6th Jan 2010.


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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.

London Borough of Hillingdon

The London Borough of Hillingdon is the westernmost borough in Greater London, England which had a population of 273,936 based on the 2011 Census. and was formed from the districts of Ruislip-Northwood, Uxbridge, Hayes and Harlington and Yiewsley and West Drayton in the historic county of Middlesex. Today, Hillingdon is home to Heathrow Airport and Brunel University, and is the second largest of the 32 London boroughs by area.

Located at 51.5, -0.45 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
London boroughs, London Borough of Hillingdon, Articles including recorded pronunciations (UK English), 1965 establishments in the United Kingdom

RAF West Drayton

RAF West Drayton was a non-flying Royal Air Force station in West Drayton, within the London Borough of Hillingdon, which served as the main centre for military air traffic control in the United Kingdom. It was co-located with the civilian London Terminal Control Centre to provide a vital link between civil and military flying and airspace requirements.

Located at 51.5049, -0.4615 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1924 establishments in the United Kingdom, Former buildings and structures of Hillingdon, Royal Air Force stations in London, Transport in Hillingdon

Uxbridge F.C

Uxbridge Football Club are a football club representing Uxbridge but now based in West Drayton, in the London Borough of Hillingdon England. They were established in 1871 and are one of the oldest clubs in the South of England. They were founder members of the Southern League Division Two in 1894 and have reached the 2nd round of the FA Cup once; in the 1873–74 season. The club is affiliated to the Middlesex County Football Association and is a FA chartered standard club.

Located at 51.5141, -0.457703 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Football clubs in England, Sport in Hillingdon, Southern Football League clubs, Association football clubs established in 1871, Isthmian League, Corinthian League (football), Athenian League, 1871 establishments in England, Football clubs in London

Yiewsley and West Drayton Urban District

Yiewsley and West Drayton was an urban district in Middlesex, England. It was formed in 1911 from the parish of Yiewsley, formerly part of Uxbridge Rural District. This rural district was abolished in 1929, and Yiewsley was joined by the parish of West Drayton, resulting in a change of name for the district. The parish of Harmondsworth was added in 1930 from the disbanded Staines Rural District.

Located at 51.5117, -0.4728 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts abolished by the London Government Act 1963, History of Hillingdon, History of local government in Middlesex, Urban districts of England

London Terminal Control Centre

The London Terminal Control Centre (LTCC) was an air traffic control centre based in West Drayton, in the London Borough of Hillingdon, England, approximately 2.5 miles north of London Heathrow airport. Operated by National Air Traffic Services (NATS) it provided air traffic control services to aircraft arriving and departing from six London airports, one Royal Air Force station, plus en-route services to other aircraft that entered its airspace.

Located at 51.5053, -0.46 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Air traffic control centers, Air traffic control in the United Kingdom, Buildings and structures in Hillingdon, Buildings and structures in Hampshire, Aviation in England, Aviation in London, London Heathrow Airport

Colnbrook Immigration Removal Centre

Colnbrook Immigration Removal Centre is located in Harmondsworth, London Borough of Hillingdon. Colnbrook, adjacent to Harmondsworth Immigration Removal Centre and London Heathrow Airport, houses males and females. Colnbrook, which opened in August 2004, is built to Class B prison standards, making it the highest security immigration removal centre in the United Kingdom. Colnbrook had 308 bed spaces.

Located at 51.4835, -0.483 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Immigration detention centres and prisons in the United Kingdom, Buildings and structures in Hillingdon

Frays River

Frays River is a river in England that branches off the River Colne at Uxbridge Moor and rejoins it at West Drayton. The Frays River leaves the River Colne between Uxbridge and Denham, Buckinghamshire at Denham Weir. It passes Cowley and Yiewsley where it is joined by the River Pinn. It is also crossed by the Slough Arm of the Grand Union Canal which is carried on an aqueduct. It rejoins the River Colne at West Drayton.

Located at 51.5153, -0.481667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Thames drainage basin, Rivers of London, Rivers of Buckinghamshire

River Pinn

The River Pinn is a river in West London which originates around Pinner and flows into the Frays River, which is a branch of the River Colne.

Located at 51.5142, -0.4797 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of London, Thames drainage basin, Geography of Hillingdon

Expansion of London Heathrow Airport

The expansion of London Heathrow Airport involved the proposal by BAA Limited to build a third runway and a sixth terminal at Heathrow, north of the Bath Road (A4). The plan was supported by businesses, the aviation industry, the British Chambers of Commerce, the Confederation of British Industry, the Trades Union Congress and the then Labour government. It was opposed by Conservative and Liberal Democrat parties as opposition parties and then as a coalition government.

Located at 51.4883, -0.459444 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Heathrow Airport Holdings, Proposed transport projects in London, London Heathrow Airport, Cancelled projects and events

Otter Dock

Otter Dock was a branch of the Grand Union Canal between Yiewsley and West Drayton in Middlesex (London, England). It was cut during the years 1876 to 1879 to service Yiewsley's brickworks. Bricks were moulded and fired in the local brickfields and transported by canal to a yard near South Wharf Basin, Paddington. The last local brickfield at Starveal (Stockley Bridge area) disappeared in 1935 and soon after Otter Dock was filled in.

Located at 51.5127, -0.4694 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Canals in London, Transport in Hillingdon, London docks

Harmondsworth Great Barn

Harmondsworth Great Barn (also known as Manor Farm Barn) is a medieval tithe barn on the former Manor Farm in the village of Harmondsworth, in the London Borough of Hillingdon, England (previously part of the historic county of Middlesex). It stands just north of Heathrow Airport. Built in the early 15th century by Winchester College, it is the largest timber-framed building in England and is regarded as an outstanding example of medieval carpentry.

Located at 51.4897, -0.4799 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Grade I listed buildings in London, Grade I listed agricultural buildings, Barns, 15th-century architecture

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
West Drayton, Drayton Thiar, वेस्ट ड्रेटन