Our direct daily services of trains from London to Hull which take around 2 and a half hours from the capital make it easy to travel by train to Hull for a day out or a long weekend. Fresh from its year as UK City of Culture 2017 host, Hull is a hub of activity with shopping, museums, and dining to suit all tastes. Take a train to Hull and explore the characteristic Old Town taking in the views over the marina, explore Hull’s past in the Museums Quarter, or head west for the city’s trendy café bars and nightlife.


Hull Attractions

East Park

Holderness Road, Hull, HU8 8JU Tel: 01482 300300

Grade II listed, East Park is Hull's largest outdoor park which originally opened in 1887 in celebration of Queen Victoria's Golden Jubilee. It's a fantastic day out providing fun for all the family and why not visit the Animal Education Centre within the park? To guarantee your entry, pre-book your free tickets online! 

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Ferens Art Gallery & Museums Quarter

Ferens Art Gallery, Queen Victoria Square, Carr Lane, Hull HU1 3RA Tel: 01482 300300
Museums Quarter, Old Town, Hull HU1 1NQ

Situated in the heart of Hull city centre, displaying everything from Old Masters to changing contemporary art exhibitions, Ferens also hosted the Turner Prize during Hull’s City of Culture 2017. All the council run museums and galleries are free to enter. The Ferens Art Gallery and Streetlife Museum are now reopened - the free ticketing system can be found here along with information on the reopening of the remaining museums.

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The Deep

Tower Street, Hull, HU1 4DP Tel: 01482 381000

As the world’s only ‘submarium’, The Deep is one of Hull’s most popular attractions. The whole family will enjoy getting up close to the 5,000 animals who call the aquarium home – see the Lagoon of Light filled with tropical species of fish, the Kingdom of Ice home to the resident Gentoo penguins, and get up close and personal with sharks and stingrays in the underwater viewing tunnel! Book your timeslot for your arrival online over on The Deep's website.

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Hull Minster

Hull Minster, S Church Side, Hull, HU1 2JJ Tel: 01482 224460

Hull Minster is located in the heart of Hull's Old Town. This fantastic building is Grade I listed and is over 700 years old, dating back to the 13th Century. Step back in time and marvel at its extraordinary historic features, from the stained glass windows to its incredible architecture. Find out more about Hull Minster's reopening details here.

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Hull Truck Theatre: Turn and Face the Strange

50 Ferensway, Hull, HU2 8LB Tel: 01482 323638
14 - 18 September 2021 (rescheduled dates)

The sell-out multi-media show, Turn and Face the Strange, returns to Hull Truck Theatre by popular demand telling the story of Hull rock legend Mick Ronson. With new additions for 2021, the show features a live rock band, a classical string quartet, film production and brilliant storytelling. You don't want to miss this! Tickets are available to purchase now.

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Hull Restaurants

Butler Whites

2-3 Humber Street, Hull, HU1 1TG Tel: 01482 493557

Located in the recently regenerated fruit market of Hull, this vibrant area has been revived with restaurants, galleries, and independent retailers nestled right on the marina. Butler Whites offers classic British fare with a twist, and in its modern industrial surroundings (think black & white tiled walls and giant antique chandeliers) is the perfect place for a relaxed after-work drink to a full three-course meal.

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Two Gingers Coffee House

Unit 5, Paragon Arcade, Paragon Street, Hull HU1 3PQ Tel: 07506 996989

Independent coffee shop specialising in fresh, locally roasted speciality coffee and desserts, including vegan baked goods. Situated in the up-and-coming Paragon indoor arcade alongside other independent retailers ranging from lunch spots, to bottle shops, and fashion. Two Gingers also play host to coffee tasting sessions, and themed food nights alongside music and craft beers.

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Hotels in Hull

Mercure Hull Grange Park Hotel

Grange Park Lane, Willerby, Hull HU10 6EB Tel: 01482 272 763

This beautiful 19th century manor house hotel is surrounded by 12 acres of landscaped gardens. It offers a stylish restaurant and 100 spacious bedrooms. All bedrooms offer tea & coffee facilities, en suite bathroom, and a flat screen TV with on demand movies. Enjoy a workout in the fully equipped gym and relax afterwards in the indoor heated pool. Historic Beverley, with its Minster & shops is only a 10 minute drive away, while the leafy woods of Raywell are five minutes away by car.

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DoubleTree by Hilton Hull

24 Ferensway, Hull HU2 8NH Tel: 01482 755500

Once the site of the Lexington Avenue nightclub, this contemporary hotel is just a stone's throw away from Hull Paragon station and features a steakhouse restaurant, lounge, rooftop bar, and 24-hour room service. Featuring 165 modern guest rooms all with complimentary WiFi, it's the perfect location to explore the city.

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Holiday Inn Express

80 Ferensway, Hull HU2 8LN Tel: 01482 485700

Located above the St. Stephen’s Shopping Centre and particularly popular with business travellers, guests will find that this inviting hotel offers free wireless internet, cosy rooms and access to great value city centre parking.

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Shopping in Hull

St. Stephen's Shopping Centre

110 Ferensway, Hull, HU2 8LN Tel: 01482 313960

This popular shopping complex is home to big name high street stores like Next, Topshop, H&M, Superdry, and TK Maxx. You’ll also discover a cinema, rock climbing centre, and trampoline park, plus lots of tempting eateries like Nando’s and Prezzo – plenty to keep you entertained, all day long.

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Princes Quay Shopping Centre

Princes Quay Shopping Centre, Hull, HU1 2PQ Tel: 01482 586622

Located right in the centre of Hull on Princes Dock, Princes Quay Shopping Centre provides everything from popular retail outlets, a range of restaurants and family entertainment options including a 10-screen Vue Cinema and Superbowl tenpin bowling. You can also find Humber Street and Hull's Old Town a short walk away.

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Trinity Market

Trinity House Lane, Hull, HU1 2JH

Situated in Hull’s characteristic Old Town next to the magnificent medieval Hull Minster, this indoor market has undergone extensive regeneration to offer a foodie haven of local street food and coffee stalls, as well as the more traditional market stalls offering everything from fruit’n’veg to vinyl records.

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