Moffat travel guide

Moffat Tourism | Moffat Guide

You're Going to Love Moffat

With a population of 2,550, Moffat is a must-see destination in Scotland, United Kingdom. It is among the most popular tourist destinations in the country.

When to visit Moffat

Moffat in February
Estimated hotel price
£79
1 night at 3-star hotel
Moffat in February
Estimated hotel price
£79
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Moffat

Plane

Although Moffat doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport (EDI), which is located 69 km from Moffat. Newcastle Airport (UK) is the most popular, with regular flights from American Airlines, British Airways, Cathay Pacific and other airlines departing from the United Kingdom. The shortest domestic flight to Moffat departs from Bournemouth and takes around 1h 20m.

Train

Lumo is the most popular train carrier serving Moffat, followed by AccesRail. The train journey from Moffat to Manchester takes 3h 29m and costs around £22 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Birmingham, expect to pay about £45 for a 4h 13m trip.

Car

Another option to get to Moffat is to pick up a car hire from Edinburgh, which is about 70 km from Moffat. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and DRIVALIA , among others, in Edinburgh.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Moffat, including Megabus, FlixBus and National Express. From Glasgow, the bus ride to Moffat takes 116 km and will cost you around £16. From Newcastle upon Tyne, the ticket costs about £5 for a journey of 249 km.

Plane

Although Moffat doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport (EDI), which is located 69 km from Moffat. Newcastle Airport (UK) is the most popular, with regular flights from American Airlines, British Airways, Cathay Pacific and other airlines departing from the United Kingdom. The shortest domestic flight to Moffat departs from Bournemouth and takes around 1h 20m.

Train

Lumo is the most popular train carrier serving Moffat, followed by AccesRail. The train journey from Moffat to Manchester takes 3h 29m and costs around £22 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Birmingham, expect to pay about £45 for a 4h 13m trip.

Car

Another option to get to Moffat is to pick up a car hire from Edinburgh, which is about 70 km from Moffat. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and DRIVALIA , among others, in Edinburgh.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Moffat, including Megabus, FlixBus and National Express. From Glasgow, the bus ride to Moffat takes 116 km and will cost you around £16. From Newcastle upon Tyne, the ticket costs about £5 for a journey of 249 km.

Airlines serving Moffat

Lufthansa
Good (4,427 reviews)
KLM
Good (806 reviews)
SWISS
Good (910 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,190 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,599 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,237 reviews)
Air France
Good (961 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,519 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (474 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,828 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,099 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,458 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (5,336 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (220 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (792 reviews)
Finnair
Good (896 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,098 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (869 reviews)
LOT
Good (671 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (804 reviews)
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Where to stay in Moffat

Average rates range from around £96 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to £220 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Moffat

Most booked hotels in Moffat

Moffat Independent Hostel
4 stars
Excellent (9.5, Excellent reviews)
£71+
Buccleuch Arms Hotel
3 stars
Excellent (9.2, Excellent reviews)
£77+
Balmoral Hotel
3 stars
Excellent (8.6, Excellent reviews)
£89+
The Famous Star Hotel
3 stars
Excellent (8.6, Excellent reviews)
£74+

Hiring a car in Moffat

Expect to pay £1.43 per litre in Moffat (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between £17.07 and £22.76. The most frequently booked car type in Moffat is Mini (Toyota Aygo or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Economy car hire (Vauxhall Corsa or similar) is, on average, 49% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.

Expect to pay £1.43 per litre in Moffat (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between £17.07 and £22.76. The most frequently booked car type in Moffat is Mini (Toyota Aygo or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Economy car hire (Vauxhall Corsa or similar) is, on average, 49% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.