Where is Hythe?

Hythe is located in the county of Hampshire, South East England, two miles south of the major city of Southampton, and 71 miles south-west of London. Hythe falls within the district council of New Forest, under the county council of Hampshire. It is in the SO45 postcode district. The post town for Hythe is Southampton.

Hythe on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Hythe
Location of Hythe within the UK

Which county is Hythe in?

Hythe is in the ceremonial county of Hampshire, the historic county of Hampshire, and the administrative county of Hampshire.

Ceremonial CountyHampshire
Historic CountyHampshire
Administrative CountyHampshire

Where is Hythe in Hampshire?

Hythe is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Hampshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Hampshire.

Location of Hythe within Hampshire

What is the postcode for Hythe?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Hythe is SO45 6AJ.

Where is Hythe in SO45?

Hythe is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the SO45 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the SO45 postcode district.

Location of Hythe within SO45

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What is the post town for Hythe?

The post town for Hythe is Southampton. Hythe is in the SO45 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Southampton.

What is the latitude and longitude of Hythe?

The centre of Hythe is located at position 50.86976° latitude and -1.39922° longitude.

Latitude50.86976°
Longitude-1.39922°

What is the easting and northing of Hythe?

The centre of Hythe is located at the grid reference easting 442372 and northing 107979 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting442372
Northing107979

What are the nearest towns to Hythe?

Position of Hythe relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Hythe to the centre of the town.

5m
Hythe is 5 miles south-west of Hedge End
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Hythe is 5 miles south-east of Totton
7m
Hythe is 7 miles south of Eastleigh
9m
Hythe is 9 miles north-west of Cowes
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Hythe is 9 miles north-west of East Cowes
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Hythe is 9 miles south-east of Romsey
10m
Hythe is 10 miles west of Wickham
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Hythe is 10 miles west of Fareham
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Hythe is 10 miles north-east of Lymington
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Hythe is 10 miles south-west of Bishop's Waltham

What are the nearest cities to Hythe?

Position of Hythe relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Hythe to the centre of the city.

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Hythe is 2 miles south of Southampton
14m
Hythe is 14 miles south of Winchester
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Hythe is 14 miles west of Portsmouth
22m
Hythe is 22 miles south-east of Salisbury
27m
Hythe is 27 miles west of Chichester
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Hythe is 55 miles south-east of Bath
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Hythe is 55 miles west of Brighton and Hove
59m
Hythe is 59 miles south-east of Wells
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Hythe is 61 miles south of Oxford
66m
Hythe is 66 miles south-east of Bristol