Visits and getting to HMP Hull

Social visits are held as follows:

Mon: 09:30 – 11:30 (VPs) & 13:45 – 15:45 (Mains)
Fri: 09:30 – 11:30 (Mains) & 13:45 – 15:45 (VPs)
Sat: 09:30 – 11:30 (Mains) & 13:45 – 15:45 (VPs)
Sun: 09.30 – 11.30 (VPs) 13.45 – 15.45 (Mains)

Visits must be pre-booked at least 24 hours in advance by the visitor. Booking times are 14.00 hrs to 16.00 hrs daily on 01482 282413 or can be booked via email at socialvisits.hull@hmps.gsi.gov.uk. The e-mails are not actioned over the weekends or on public holidays, so allow at least 1 working days for confirmation of your visit.

There is a children’s play area available every Tuesday, and there is good access for the disabled.

 Getting  to the Prison

 

The prison is situated two miles east of the city centre, not far from the docks and ferry port. If you are travelling by public transport follow the link and you can get the bus and train connection details, visit the Yorkshire Travel  produced web site, (click here). It is an excellent way to plan your visits. The basic details are shown below:

  • Bus From the bus station take number 76 East Yorkshire bus or number 24 (blue and white bus)
  • Train Take a train to Hull (connections via Leeds and Doncaster) and complete the journey either by taxi (a taxi rank is available outside the station) or bus (the bus station is next to the railway station). See above for details of bus journeys.
  • Car From London/South: TakeM1 as far as junction 32 and joinM18. At junction 7 joinM62 eastbound, and at junction 38 joinA63 and drive straight into Hull. Once in city centre follow signposts for Ferry Port. The prison is situated along Hedon Road just before the Ferry Port.From Manchester/West: TakeM62 and at junction 38 joinA63 and drive straight into Hull. Once in city centre follow signposts for Ferry Port. The prison is situated alongHedon Road just before the Ferry Port.From Newcastle/North: Once on A1/M1 southbound, travel to junction 33 and join the M62 east bound. At junction 38 join A63 and drive straight into Hull. Once in city centre follow signposts for Ferry Port. The prison is situated along Hedon Road just before the Ferry Port.

    From the south (via the Humber Bridge): Join the A63 and drive straight into Hull. Once in city centre follow signposts for Ferry Port. The prison is situated along Hedon Road just before the Ferry Port.

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