Hexham travel guide

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You're Going to Love Hexham

With a population of 10,920, Hexham is a must-see destination in England, United Kingdom. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country.

Where to Eat in Hexham

If you’re looking for affordable options, Bouchon Bistrot - Hexham (4-6 Gilesgate) and Vercelli Restaurant (36-38 Priestpopple) are great picks.

When to visit Hexham

Hexham in April
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Hexham in April
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Hexham


Although Hexham doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Newcastle Airport (UK) (NCL), which is located 17 miles from Hexham. The shortest flight to Hexham from New Zealand departs from Auckland and takes around 33h 30m.


AccesRail is the most popular train carrier serving Hexham, followed by Cross Country. The train journey from Hexham to Edinburgh takes 1h 52m and costs around $35 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from London, expect to pay about $92 for a 2h 48m trip. Located 6 miles from the city centre, Hexham Haydon Bridge is the busiest station in Hexham. Another popular train station is Hexham, located 0.5 miles from the centre.


Another option to get to Hexham is to pick up a car hire from Manchester, which is about 103 miles from Hexham. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and Hertz, among others, in Manchester.


Several bus lines operate bus routes to Hexham, including FlixBus, Megabus and National Express. From Darlington, the bus ride to Hexham takes 55 miles and will cost you around $35. From Edinburgh, the ticket costs about $34 for a journey of 145 miles.

Airlines serving Hexham

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British Airways
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Turkish Airlines
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Air France
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Qatar Airways
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Austrian Airlines
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Brussels Airlines
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Air Canada
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Scandinavian Airlines
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Singapore Airlines
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Etihad Airways
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Where to stay in popular areas of Hexham

Hiring a car in Hexham

Expect to pay $3.17 per litre in Hexham (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $37.99 and $50.65. Mini (Volkswagen up! or similar) is the most popular car type to hire in Hexham, while also 62% cheaper than other types, on average.