Where is Hythe?

Hythe is located in the county of Kent, South East England, four miles west of the town of Folkestone, 26 miles north-east of the major town of Hastings, and 61 miles south-east of London. Hythe falls within the district council of Shepway, under the county council of Kent. It is in the CT21 postcode district. The post town for Hythe is Hythe.

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 Kent, the historic county of Kent, and the administrative county of Kent.

Ceremonial CountyKent
Historic CountyKent
Administrative CountyKent

Where is Hythe in Kent?

Hythe is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Kent, and towards the easternmost extremity of Kent.

Location of Hythe within Kent

What is the postcode for Hythe?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Hythe is CT21 5AG.

Where is Hythe in CT21?

Hythe is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the CT21 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the CT21 postcode district.

Location of Hythe within CT21

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What is the post town for Hythe?

The post town for Hythe is Hythe. Hythe is in the CT21 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Hythe.

What is the latitude and longitude of Hythe?

The centre of Hythe is located at position 51.07142° latitude and 1.08288° longitude.

Latitude51.07142°
Longitude1.08288°

What is the easting and northing of Hythe?

The centre of Hythe is located at the grid reference easting 616073 and northing 134754 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting616073
Northing134754

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.

4m
Hythe is 4 miles west of Folkestone
9m
Hythe is 9 miles north-east of New Romney
11m
Hythe is 11 miles south-west of Dover
11m
Hythe is 11 miles south-east of Ashford
11m
Hythe is 11 miles north-east of Lydd
17m
Hythe is 17 miles south-west of Deal
17m
Hythe is 17 miles north-east of Rye
17m
Hythe is 17 miles east of Tenterden
18m
Hythe is 18 miles south-west of Sandwich
19m
Hythe is 19 miles south-east of Faversham

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.

14m
Hythe is 14 miles south of Canterbury
53m
Hythe is 53 miles south-east of Chelmsford
56m
Hythe is 56 miles east of Brighton and Hove
59m
Hythe is 59 miles south-east of City of London
60m
Hythe is 60 miles south-east of City of Westminster
61m
Hythe is 61 miles south-east of London
77m
Hythe is 77 miles south-east of St Albans
83m
Hythe is 83 miles east of Chichester
89m
Hythe is 89 miles south-east of Cambridge
97m
Hythe is 97 miles east of Portsmouth