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Cheap Flights from Chicago to Edinburgh, GB, United Kingdom - CHI to EDI Last modified: May 29, 2016 6:53 PM

Popular flights from Chicago to Edinburgh Last modified: May 29, 2016 6:53 PM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

Aer Lingus
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 7, 2016 Sep 14, 2016 $995
Sep 9, 2016 Sep 19, 2016 $995
Sep 18, 2016 Sep 29, 2016 $995
Air Berlin
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jul 17, 2016 Jul 22, 2016 $5,658
Air France
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 5, 2016 Sep 12, 2016 $1,197
Alitalia
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 2, 2016 Sep 16, 2016 $4,631
American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 24, 2016 Sep 6, 2016 $1,172
Aug 31, 2016 Sep 13, 2016 $1,172
Austrian Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 22, 2016 Sep 26, 2016 $1,319
British Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 5, 2016 Sep 15, 2016 $1,167
Brussels Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 5, 2016 Sep 12, 2016 $1,114
Sep 18, 2016 Sep 29, 2016 $1,114
Finnair
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 5, 2016 Sep 20, 2016 $1,202
Iberia
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 5, 2016 Sep 20, 2016 $1,171
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 5, 2016 Sep 12, 2016 $1,200
LOT Polish Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jul 17, 2016 Jul 22, 2016 $2,392
Lufthansa German Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 5, 2016 Sep 12, 2016 $1,094
Sas Scandinavian Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 30, 2016 Jul 3, 2016 $4,439
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 5, 2016 Sep 12, 2016 $1,062
Virgin Atlantic Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 31, 2016 Sep 13, 2016 $1,172
Aug 31, 2016 Sep 7, 2016 $1,172
Sep 7, 2016 Sep 14, 2016 $1,172

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Chicago to Edinburgh (CHI to EDI)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Chicago to Edinburgh, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $1,053.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Chicago to Edinburgh (CHI to EDI)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Chicago to Edinburgh based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Chicago to Edinburgh

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Chicago to Edinburgh should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $0 $0
7-14 days $1,360 $1,332
14-21 days $1,360 $1,252
21-30 days $1,400 $1,220
30-60 days $1,400 $1,246
60-90 days $1,379 $1,027
90+ days $1,107 $954

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chicago to Edinburgh

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Chicago to Edinburgh.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$1,027 $1,071 $1,029 $1,044 $1,044 $1,080 $1,070

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Chicago to Edinburgh

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Chicago to Edinburgh.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
June Chicago Edinburgh Aer Lingus 6/27/16 7/4/16 2 $1,216
July Chicago Edinburgh Aer Lingus 7/3/16 7/10/16 1 $1,246
August Chicago Edinburgh Aer Lingus 8/15/16 8/29/16 1 $1,027
September Chicago Edinburgh Aer Lingus 9/7/16 9/14/16 1 $995
October Chicago Edinburgh Aer Lingus 10/5/16 10/12/16 1 $995
November Chicago Edinburgh Aer Lingus 11/1/16 11/8/16 1 $954
December Chicago Edinburgh Aer Lingus 12/14/16 12/21/16 1 $975
January Chicago Edinburgh Aer Lingus 1/9/17 1/23/17 1 $958

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Chicago to Edinburgh

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Chicago to Edinburgh.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$1,360
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$1,360
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$1,525
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$1,525

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Chicago to Edinburgh (CHI to EDI)

Your Chicago to Edinburgh flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing 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 Chicago to Edinburgh is $1,361.

The average price for non-stop flights from Chicago to Edinburgh is $1,388.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Chicago to Edinburgh
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
United 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 18:05 18:05

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Chicago to Edinburgh (CHI to EDI)

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 Chicago 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 Chicago to Edinburgh is $1,271.

The average price for round trip flights from Chicago to Edinburgh is $1,361.

Chicago to Edinburgh Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Chicago to Edinburgh?
Answer: The average Chicago to Edinburgh flight time is 7 hours and 45 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Chicago and Edinburgh?
Answer: The distance from Chicago to Edinburgh is 3700 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Chicago to Edinburgh?
Answer: There are 7 direct flights from Chicago to Edinburgh.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Chicago to Edinburgh?
Answer: United Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Chicago and Edinburgh.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Chicago to Edinburgh?
Answer: New York, NY

Airlines Flying from Chicago to Edinburgh (CHI to EDI) Number of flights searched: 382Last modified: May 29, 2016 6:53 PM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Chicago to Edinburgh with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Chicago to Edinburgh.

Chicago to Edinburgh
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American JFK X X X X X X X
American CLE / JFK X X X X X X X
Air Canada YYZ X X X X X X X
Air France CDG X X X X X X X
Finnair HEL X X
British Airways LHR X X X X X X X
Delta JFK X X X X X X X
Delta DTW / JFK X X X X X X X
Aer Lingus DUB X X X X X X X
Iberia MAD X X X X
KLM AMS X X X X X X X
Lufthansa FRA X X X X X X X
SAS ARN X X X X X X
SAS CPH / OSL X X X X
Turkish IST X X X X X X X
United - X X X X X X X
United EWR X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Chicago and Edinburgh, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap Domestic Flights from Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Chicago to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $81
Chicago to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $153
Chicago to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $118
Chicago to Orlando American, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, United $137
Chicago to San Francisco American, Alaska, Frontier, United, Virgin America $208
Chicago to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $117

Cheap International Flights from Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Chicago to London American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic $786
Chicago to Glasgow American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Austrian, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic $874
Chicago to Dublin American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, United, Virgin Atlantic $682
Chicago to Paris American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, OpenSkies, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Arkefly, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Corsair, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic $866
Chicago to Amsterdam American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic $874
Chicago to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic $747
Chicago to Manchester American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic $886
Chicago to Newcastle American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic $1,031
Chicago to Rome Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Blue Panorama, Condor, Pullmantur Air, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic $875
Chicago to Belfast American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic $728
Chicago to Zurich American, JetBlue, Swiss, United $948
Chicago to Aberdeen American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, BMI Regional, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic $1,007
Chicago to Dundee American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Aer Lingus, KLM, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic $1,042
Chicago to Brussels American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic $716
Chicago to Munich American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic $747

Cheap International Flights to Edinburgh - EDI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Indianapolis to Edinburgh American, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic $1,072
Madison to Edinburgh American, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic $1,749
Milwaukee to Edinburgh American, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic $1,118
Grand Rapids to Edinburgh American, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic $1,072
Appleton to Edinburgh Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, United, Virgin Atlantic $1,613
Indianapolis to Glasgow American, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, United, Virgin Atlantic $1,076
Milwaukee to Glasgow American, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, United, Virgin Atlantic $1,064
Grand Rapids to Glasgow American, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, United, Virgin Atlantic $1,049
Madison to Glasgow American, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, United, Virgin Atlantic $1,905
Cheap Flights from Chicago to Edinburgh, GB, United Kingdom, from $995 Round trip from CHI to EDI