Morpeth travel guide

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You're Going to Love Morpeth

With a population of 13,857, Morpeth is a must-see destination in England, United Kingdom.

Activities & attractions in Morpeth

Where to Eat in Morpeth

If you’re looking for affordable options, No. 59 Restaurant @ Townhouse Morpeth (59 Bridge St) and The Anglers Arms (Weldon Bridge) are great picks.

When to visit Morpeth

Morpeth in October
Estimated hotel price
£77
1 night at 3-star hotel
Morpeth in October
Estimated hotel price
£77
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Morpeth

Plane

When flying to Morpeth, you’ll arrive at Newcastle Airport (UK) (NCL), which is located 15 km from the city centre. Airlines that fly from the United Kingdom to Morpeth include American Airlines, British Airways and Cathay Pacific. The shortest domestic flight to Morpeth departs from Belfast and takes around 50m.

Train

AccesRail is the most popular train carrier serving Morpeth, followed by Lumo. The train journey from Morpeth to Leeds takes 1h 43m and costs around £19 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from London, expect to pay about £45 for a 2h 47m trip. Located 16 km from the city centre, Morpeth Acklington is the busiest station in Morpeth. Another popular train station is Morpeth Widdrington, located 9 km from the centre.

Car

Another option to get to Morpeth is to pick up a car hire from Edinburgh, which is about 129 km from Morpeth. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and DRIVALIA , among others, in Edinburgh.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Morpeth, including Megabus, FlixBus and National Express. From Manchester, the bus ride to Morpeth takes 362 km and will cost you around £7. From Glasgow, the ticket costs about £9 for a journey of 394 km.

Plane

When flying to Morpeth, you’ll arrive at Newcastle Airport (UK) (NCL), which is located 15 km from the city centre. Airlines that fly from the United Kingdom to Morpeth include American Airlines, British Airways and Cathay Pacific. The shortest domestic flight to Morpeth departs from Belfast and takes around 50m.

Train

AccesRail is the most popular train carrier serving Morpeth, followed by Lumo. The train journey from Morpeth to Leeds takes 1h 43m and costs around £19 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from London, expect to pay about £45 for a 2h 47m trip. Located 16 km from the city centre, Morpeth Acklington is the busiest station in Morpeth. Another popular train station is Morpeth Widdrington, located 9 km from the centre.

Car

Another option to get to Morpeth is to pick up a car hire from Edinburgh, which is about 129 km from Morpeth. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and DRIVALIA , among others, in Edinburgh.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Morpeth, including Megabus, FlixBus and National Express. From Manchester, the bus ride to Morpeth takes 362 km and will cost you around £7. From Glasgow, the ticket costs about £9 for a journey of 394 km.

Airlines serving Morpeth

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 Morpeth

Average rates range from around £89 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to £155 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Morpeth

Most booked hotels in Morpeth

Three Wheat Heads
4 stars
Excellent (8.9, Excellent reviews)
£84+
The Diamond Inn
3 stars
Excellent (8.7, Excellent reviews)
£70+
The Portland
3 stars
Excellent (8.5, Excellent reviews)
£81+
Eshott Hall
4 stars
Excellent (8.4, Excellent reviews)
£78+
The Turks Head
4 stars
Excellent (8.4, Excellent reviews)
£82+
The Amble Inn - The Inn Collection Group
3 stars
Excellent (8.3, Excellent reviews)
£88+

Hiring a car in Morpeth

Hiring a car in Morpeth costs £19 per day, on average.

It’s generally cheaper to hire your vehicle outside the airport: locations in the city are around 41% cheaper than airport locations in Morpeth.

Expect to pay £1.43 per litre in Morpeth (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. Economy (Kia Rio or similar) is the most popular car type to hire in Morpeth, while also 70% cheaper than other types, on average.

Hiring a car in Morpeth costs £19 per day, on average.

It’s generally cheaper to hire your vehicle outside the airport: locations in the city are around 41% cheaper than airport locations in Morpeth.

Expect to pay £1.43 per litre in Morpeth (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. Economy (Kia Rio or similar) is the most popular car type to hire in Morpeth, while also 70% cheaper than other types, on average.