TN postcode area

The TN postcode area, also known as the Tunbridge Wells postcode area,[2] is a group of 40 postcode districts in England, within 24 post towns. These cover south Kent (including Royal Tunbridge Wells, Tonbridge, Ashford, Sevenoaks, Cranbrook, Edenbridge, New Romney, Romney Marsh and Tenterden) and northern and eastern East Sussex (including Hastings, Battle, Bexhill-on-Sea, Crowborough, Etchingham, Hartfield, Heathfield, Mayfield, Robertsbridge, Rye, St Leonards-on-Sea, Uckfield, Wadhurst and Winchelsea), plus very small parts of Surrey and the London Borough of Bromley.

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Coordinates: 51.085°N 0.439°E / 51.085; 0.439
CountryUnited Kingdom
Postcode area
Postcode area name
Post towns24
Postcode districts40
Postcode sectors128
Postcodes (live)22,620
Postcodes (total)32,534
Statistics as at May 2020[1]

Mail for this area is sorted at the Royal Mail Sorting Office in Rochester, which also sorts all mail from the adjoining ME postcode area.


The approximate coverage of the postcode districts:

Postcode district Post town Coverage Local authority area(s)
TN1 TUNBRIDGE WELLS Tunbridge Wells (town centre) Tunbridge Wells[3]
TN2 TUNBRIDGE WELLS Royal Tunbridge Wells (south and east), Pembury Tunbridge Wells
TN2 WADHURST non-geographic[4][5]
TN3 TUNBRIDGE WELLS Langton Green, Groombridge, Frant, Speldhurst, Lamberhurst Tunbridge Wells, Wealden
TN4 TUNBRIDGE WELLS Royal Tunbridge Wells (north), Rusthall, Southborough Tunbridge Wells
TN5 WADHURST Wadhurst, Ticehurst, Tidebrook, Stonegate Rother, Wealden
TN6 CROWBOROUGH Black Hill, Boars Head, Burnt Oak, Castle Hill, Friars Gate, Mark Cross, Rotherfield, St Johns, Stone Cross, Town Row Wealden
TN7 HARTFIELD Coleman's Hatch, Hartfield Wealden
TN8 EDENBRIDGE Crockham Hill, Edenbridge Sevenoaks, Tandridge
TN9 TONBRIDGE Tonbridge (town centre and south) Tonbridge and Malling
TN10 TONBRIDGE Tonbridge (north including Higham Wood) Tonbridge and Malling
TN11 TONBRIDGE Penshurst, Hildenborough, Hadlow, Tudeley Sevenoaks, Tonbridge and Malling, Tunbridge Wells
TN12 TONBRIDGE Paddock Wood, Staplehurst, Brenchley, Horsmonden, Marden, East Peckham Maidstone, Tonbridge and Malling, Tunbridge Wells
TN13 SEVENOAKS Sevenoaks, Riverhead, Dunton Green Sevenoaks
TN14 SEVENOAKS Cudham, Knockholt, Shoreham, Otford, Hazelwood Bromley, Sevenoaks
TN15 SEVENOAKS Kemsing, Ightham, Plaxtol, Wrotham, Sevenoaks Weald, Borough Green Sevenoaks, Tonbridge and Malling
TN16 WESTERHAM Westerham, Biggin Hill, Tatsfield Sevenoaks, Bromley, Tandridge
TN17 CRANBROOK Cranbrook, Goudhurst, Sissinghurst, Benenden, Frittenden Ashford, Tunbridge Wells
TN18 CRANBROOK Hawkhurst, Sandhurst Tunbridge Wells
TN19 ETCHINGHAM Etchingham, Burwash Rother
TN20 MAYFIELD Five Ashes Wealden
TN21 HEATHFIELD Heathfield, Broad Oak, Horam, Cross in Hand Rother, Wealden
TN22 UCKFIELD Buxted, Isfield, Maresfield, Nutley, Uckfield Wealden
TN23 ASHFORD Ashford (town centre), Kingsnorth, Singleton Ashford
TN24 ASHFORD Willesborough, Kennington, Boughton Aluph, Goat Lees Ashford
TN25 ASHFORD Challock, Wye, Stowting, Brook Ashford, Folkestone and Hythe
TN26 ASHFORD Bethersden, Hamstreet, Shadoxhurst, Woodchurch Ashford
TN27 ASHFORD Headcorn, Biddenden Ashford, Maidstone
TN28 NEW ROMNEY New Romney, Greatstone-on-Sea, Littlestone-on-Sea Folkestone and Hythe
TN29 ROMNEY MARSH Lydd Folkestone and Hythe
TN30 TENTERDEN Tenterden, Wittersham Ashford
TN31 RYE Rye, Camber, Northiam Rother
TN32 ROBERTSBRIDGE Robertsbridge, Mountfield, Bodiam, Brightling Rother
TN33 BATTLE Battle Rother, Wealden
TN34 HASTINGS Hastings town centre Hastings
TN35 HASTINGS Hastings, Pett, Guestling, Westfield Hastings, Rother
TN36 WINCHELSEA Winchelsea, Icklesham Rother
TN37 ST. LEONARDS-ON-SEA St Leonards-on-Sea Hastings
TN38 ST. LEONARDS-ON-SEA St Leonards-on-Sea, Silverhill, Wishing Tree, North Hastings, Bulverhythe Hastings
TN39 BEXHILL-ON-SEA Bexhill-on-Sea, Cooden Rother
TN40 BEXHILL-ON-SEA Bexhill-on-Sea, Pebsham Rother

Delivery offices

Main delivery offices are in Ashford, Bexhill, Biggin Hill, Cranbrook, Crowborough, Edenbridge, Heathfield, New Romney, Rye, Sevenoaks, St Leonards, Tenterden, Tonbridge, Tunbridge Wells and Uckfield. Scale Payment Delivery Offices are in Post Offices of Appledore, Bethersden, Brabourne Lees, Charing, Egerton, Etchingham, Headcorn, Marden, Robertsbridge, Smarden, Staplehurst and Woodchurch.[6]


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TN postcode area map, showing postcode districts in red and post towns in grey text, with links to nearby BN, BR, CR, CT, DA, ME, RH and SE postcode areas.

See also


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  1. "ONS Postcode Directory Version Notes" (ZIP). National Statistics Postcode Products. Office for National Statistics. May 2020. Table 2. Retrieved 19 June 2020. Coordinates from mean of unit postcode points, "Code-Point Open". OS OpenData. Ordnance Survey. February 2012. Retrieved 21 April 2012.
  2. Royal Mail, Address Management Guide, (2004)
  3. Local authority data obtained from OS OpenData Code-Point Open. Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2010 and contains Royal Mail data © Royal Mail copyright and database right 2010, under licence. Local authorities only listed for postcode districts having at least 5% of their postcodes from that authority, to exclude erroneous, fringe and non-geographical cases.
  4. "Non Geographic Codes" (PDF). Royal Mail Address Management Unit. July 2012. Archived from the original (PDF) on 16 September 2012. Retrieved 25 October 2012.
  5. "New sectors and localities to 19 October 2012" (PDF). Royal Mail Address Management Unit. 19 October 2012. Archived from the original (PDF) on 13 May 2013. Retrieved 25 October 2012.
  6. "List of UK Delivery Offices (based on a Freedom of Information request". WhatDoTheyKnow. Royal Mail Group Limited. 10 February 2009.
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