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.

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 January
Estimated hotel price
C$ 131
1 night at 3-star hotel
Hexham in January
Estimated hotel price
C$ 131
1 night at 3-star hotel
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How to Get to Hexham


Although Hexham doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Newcastle Airport (UK) (NCL), which is located 27 km from Hexham. The shortest flight to Hexham from Canada departs from Vancouver and takes around 14h 35m.


AccesRail is the most popular train carrier serving Hexham, followed by LNER. The train journey from Hexham to Edinburgh takes 1h 46m and costs around C$ 34 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from London, expect to pay about C$ 84 for a 2h 48m trip. Located 9 km from the city centre, Hexham Haydon Bridge is the busiest station in Hexham. Another popular train station is Hexham, located 0.8 km from the centre.


Another option to get to Hexham is to pick up a car rental from Edinburgh, which is about 80 miles from Hexham. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and Easirent, among others, in Edinburgh.


Several bus lines operate bus routes to Hexham, including Megabus, National Express and FlixBus. From Darlington, the bus ride to Hexham takes 60 miles and will cost you around C$ 19. From Leeds, the ticket costs about C$ 27 for a journey of 120 miles.

Airlines serving Hexham

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British Airways
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Turkish Airlines
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Air France
Good (509 reviews)
United Airlines
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Austrian Airlines
Good (309 reviews)
Qatar Airways
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Brussels Airlines
Good (131 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (2,100 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
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Singapore Airlines
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Where to stay in Hexham

Average rates range from around C$ 227 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to C$ 232 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Hexham

Most booked hotels in Hexham

Excellent (8.8, Excellent reviews)
C$ 132+
Langley Castle Hotel
Excellent (8.8, Excellent reviews)
C$ 228+
Slaley Hall Hotel
Good (7.1, Good reviews)
C$ 163+
Anchor Hotel
Good (7.2, Good reviews)
C$ 128+
The George Hotel
Good (6.7, Good reviews)
C$ 113+
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Renting a car in Hexham

Expect to pay C$ 2.44 per litre in Hexham (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between C$ 29.18 and C$ 38.91. Compact (Vauxhall Astra or similar) is the most popular car type to rent in Hexham, while also 40% cheaper than other types, on average.