Hove travel guide

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You're Going to Love Hove

With a population of 75.174, Hove is a must-see destination in England, United Kingdom. We recommend you stay at least 3 days in order to fully appreciate everything Hove has to offer.

Where to Eat in Hove

If you’re looking for affordable options, Hixon Green (124 Church Road) and Bali Brasserie (Kingsway Court First Avenue) are great picks.

When to visit Hove

Hove in January
Estimated hotel price
€71
1 night at 3-star hotel
Hove in January
Estimated hotel price
€71
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Hove

Plane

Although Hove doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to London All airports (LON), which is located 76 km from Hove. The shortest flight to Hove from Ireland departs from Milltown (Kerry) and takes around 1h 30m.

Train

AccesRail is the most popular train carrier serving Hove, followed by Train. The train journey from Hove to Birmingham takes 1h 33m and costs around €30 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Bristol, expect to pay about €29 for a 1h 34m trip. Located 2.5 km from the city centre, Hove Portslade, Sussex is the busiest station in Hove. Another popular train station is Hove, located 0.8 km from the centre.

Car

Another option to get to Hove is to pick up a car hire from London, which is about 75 km from Hove. You’ll find branches of DRIVALIA and GREEN MOTION , among others, in London.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Hove, including National Express, FlixBus and Megabus. From Birmingham, the bus ride to Hove takes 217 km and will cost you around €6. From Bristol, the ticket costs about €8 for a journey of 225 km.

Plane

Although Hove doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to London All airports (LON), which is located 76 km from Hove. The shortest flight to Hove from Ireland departs from Milltown (Kerry) and takes around 1h 30m.

Train

AccesRail is the most popular train carrier serving Hove, followed by Train. The train journey from Hove to Birmingham takes 1h 33m and costs around €30 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Bristol, expect to pay about €29 for a 1h 34m trip. Located 2.5 km from the city centre, Hove Portslade, Sussex is the busiest station in Hove. Another popular train station is Hove, located 0.8 km from the centre.

Car

Another option to get to Hove is to pick up a car hire from London, which is about 75 km from Hove. You’ll find branches of DRIVALIA and GREEN MOTION , among others, in London.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Hove, including National Express, FlixBus and Megabus. From Birmingham, the bus ride to Hove takes 217 km and will cost you around €6. From Bristol, the ticket costs about €8 for a journey of 225 km.

Airports near Hove

Airlines serving Hove

Lufthansa
Good (4,555 reviews)
KLM
Good (844 reviews)
SWISS
Good (908 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,345 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,570 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,274 reviews)
Air France
Good (966 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,536 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (480 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,898 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,102 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,474 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (5,616 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (220 reviews)
Finnair
Good (878 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (821 reviews)
LOT
Good (676 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,135 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (907 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (826 reviews)
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Where to stay in Hove

From 5-star hotels such as the The Claremont to great affordable options like the Best Western Princes Marine Hotel, Hove offers a range of accommodations for every taste. Average rates range from around €102 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to €124 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Hove

Most booked hotels in Hove

The Grand Brighton
4 stars
Excellent (8.6, Excellent reviews)
€113+
Leonardo Hotel Brighton
4 stars
Excellent (8.3, Excellent reviews)
€94+
Best Western Princes Marine Hotel
3 stars
Excellent (8.1, Excellent reviews)
€88+
Legends Hotel Brighton
3 stars
Excellent (8, Excellent reviews)
€72+
Seafield House
3 stars
Good (7.7, Good reviews)
€97+
Travelodge Brighton Seafront
2 stars
Good (7.4, Good reviews)
€70+

Hiring a car in Hove

Expect to pay €1.69 per litre in Hove (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between €20.22 and €26.96. The most frequently booked car type in Hove is Intermediate (Opel Zafira Tourer or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Economy car hire (Volkswagen Polo or similar) is, on average, 74% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.

Expect to pay €1.69 per litre in Hove (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between €20.22 and €26.96. The most frequently booked car type in Hove is Intermediate (Opel Zafira Tourer or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Economy car hire (Volkswagen Polo or similar) is, on average, 74% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.