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Flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh, United Kingdom Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 1:20 -04:00

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Cardiff to Edinburgh Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 1:20 -04:00

We've scanned 25,105,116,481 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh. Flybe & Aer Lingus frequently offer the best deals on Cardiff to Edinburgh flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Flybe
CWLEDI
Thu 03/11
nonstop
EDICWL
Tue 08/11
nonstop
£86
Select
Flybe
CWLEDI
Wed 16/11
nonstop
EDICWL
Wed 23/11
nonstop
£86
Select
Flybe
CWLEDI
Tue 22/11
nonstop
EDICWL
Thu 24/11
nonstop
£86
Select
Flybe
CWLEDI
Wed 07/12
nonstop
EDICWL
Fri 09/12
nonstop
£86
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Flybe
CWLEDI
Thu 08/12
nonstop
EDICWL
Sat 10/12
nonstop
£86
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Aer Lingus
CWLEDI
Mon 07/11
1 stop
EDICWL
Tue 08/11
1 stop
£225
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British Airways
CWLEDI
Thu 27/10
1 stop
EDICWL
Sun 30/10
1 stop
£317
Select

How Much is a Flight from Cardiff to Edinburgh?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Cardiff to Edinburgh, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be £90.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Cardiff to Edinburgh based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Cardiff to Edinburgh?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Cardiff to Edinburgh.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days £131 £162
7-14 days £98 £125
14-21 days £99 £130
21-30 days £103 £136
30-60 days £86 £110
60-90 days £86 £108
90+ days £85 £117

Cheapest Day To Fly from Cardiff to Edinburgh

We've examined 25,112,504,041 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Cardiff to Edinburgh is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
£94 £86 £86 £86 £86 £90 £99

Compare Flight Prices from Cardiff to Edinburgh by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Cardiff to Edinburgh flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Cardiff Edinburgh Flybe 12/10/2016 22/10/2016 0 £98
November Cardiff Edinburgh Flybe 03/11/2016 08/11/2016 0 £86
December Cardiff Edinburgh Flybe 07/12/2016 09/12/2016 0 £86
January Cardiff Edinburgh Flybe 28/01/2017 30/01/2017 0 £86
February Cardiff Edinburgh Flybe 13/02/2017 16/02/2017 0 £85
March Cardiff Edinburgh Flybe 06/03/2017 09/03/2017 0 £94

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Cardiff to Edinburgh. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
£131
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
£131 £98
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
£98 £99
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
£99 £103
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
£103 £86
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
£86

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh is £118.

The average price for direct flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh is £89.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh.

Weekly Direct Flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Flybe 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 06:30 19:05

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Cardiff to Edinburgh. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh is £89.

Cardiff to Edinburgh Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Cardiff to Edinburgh?
Answer: The average Cardiff to Edinburgh flight time is an hour and 10 minutes.
Question: How far is Edinburgh from Cardiff?
Answer: The distance from Cardiff to Edinburgh is 506 kilometers (315 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh?
Answer: There are 12 direct flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh.
Question: What are the most popular Cardiff airlines for direct flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh?
Answer: Flybe provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Cardiff and Edinburgh.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Cardiff to Edinburgh?
Answer: Amsterdam, NL

Airlines in Cardiff flying to Edinburgh Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 1:20 -04:00Number of routes searched: 26Number of itineraries searched: 73,085

Wondering which airlines fly out of Cardiff to Edinburgh? We've gathered the average price of Cardiff airlines with flights to Edinburgh. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Cardiff to Edinburgh
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Flybe -
British Airways DUB
Flybe BHD
Flybe CDG
Flybe LCY
Aer Lingus DUB
KLM AMS

Cardiff to Edinburgh Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Cardiff and Edinburgh. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Domestic Flights from Cardiff - CWL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Cardiff to Glasgow British Airways, Flybe, Aer Lingus £87

Cheap Domestic Flights to Edinburgh - EDI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from London to Edinburgh British Airways, Flybe, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM £83
Flights from Manchester to Edinburgh Flybe £85
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh Flybe £95
Flights from Southampton to Edinburgh Air France, Flybe, Aer Lingus, KLM £96
Flights from Bristol to Edinburgh British Airways, Aer Lingus £206
Flights from Liverpool to Edinburgh Flybe £81
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Edinburgh Air France, British Airways, Flybe, Aer Lingus £138
Flights from Nottingham to Edinburgh Flybe £85
Flights from Exeter to Edinburgh Flybe £108
Flights from Humberside to Edinburgh KLM £233
Flights from Newquay to Edinburgh British Airways, Flybe, Aer Lingus £169
Flights from London to Glasgow British Airways, Flybe, Aer Lingus, KLM, Thomas Cook £77
Flights from London to Newcastle British Airways, Iberia £105
Flights from London to Aberdeen British Airways, Flybe, Aer Lingus, KLM, SAS £97
Flights from London to Manchester Air Berlin, British Airways, Iberia £98
Flights from London to Inverness British Airways, Flybe, Aer Lingus, KLM £99
Flights from London to Belfast British Airways, Flybe, Aer Lingus £59
Flights from London to Dundee Flybe £166
Flights from Manchester to London Air Berlin, British Airways, Iberia £85
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow Air France, Flybe £134
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow Air France, British Airways, Flybe, Aer Lingus £97
Flights from Southampton to Glasgow Air France, Flybe, Aer Lingus £107
Flights from London to Leeds Bradford British Airways, Iberia £88

Cheap International Flights to Edinburgh - EDI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Dublin to Edinburgh British Airways, Aer Lingus £53
Flights from London to Dublin Air France, British Airways, Flybe, Aer Lingus, City Jet £75
Flights from Dublin to Glasgow British Airways, Aer Lingus £54
Flights from London to Amsterdam Air France, British Airways, Flybe, Garuda, Iberia, KLM, Vueling, City Jet £69
Flights from London to Frankfurt Air Berlin, Air France, British Airways, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, Swiss, Czech, SmartWings, Brussels £118
Flights from London to Barcelona Germanwings, Air France, British Airways, Norwegian Air, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, Swiss, Brussels, Air Europa, Vueling £77
Cheap Flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh