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Flights from London to Edinburgh, United Kingdom Last modified: Dec 5, 2016 2:02 -05:00

London to Edinburgh Last modified: Dec 5, 2016 2:02 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 22,736,586,123 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from London to Edinburgh. British Airways & Flybe frequently offer the best deals on London to Edinburgh flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

British Airways
LONEDI
Fri 10/03
nonstop
EDILON
Sun 12/03
nonstop
£78
Flybe
LONEDI
Mon 13/02
1 stop
EDILON
Sat 18/02
1 stop
£107
KLM
LONEDI
Fri 27/01
1 stop
EDILON
Sat 28/01
1 stop
£151
Iberia
LONEDI
Sat 25/03
2 stops
EDILON
Sun 26/03
2 stops
£157
Aer Lingus
LONEDI
Tue 07/02
1 stop
EDILON
Wed 08/02
1 stop
£237

How Much is a Flight from London to Edinburgh? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from London to Edinburgh, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be £96.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from London 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 London 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 London to Edinburgh? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days £105 £155
7-14 days £103 £132
14-21 days £105 £133
21-30 days £80 £125
30-60 days £81 £124
60-90 days £81 £107
90+ days £78 £118

Cheapest Day To Fly from London to Edinburgh Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 22,742,432,069 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from London to Edinburgh is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
£104 £80 £103 £103 £89 £81 £104

Compare Flight Prices from London to Edinburgh by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 London to Edinburgh flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December London Edinburgh British Airways 13/12/2016 16/12/2016 0 £103
January London Edinburgh British Airways 03/01/2017 07/01/2017 0 £80
February London Edinburgh British Airways 04/02/2017 05/02/2017 0 £81
March London Edinburgh British Airways 10/03/2017 12/03/2017 0 £78
April London Edinburgh British Airways 25/04/2017 26/04/2017 0 £101
May London Edinburgh British Airways 01/05/2017 02/05/2017 0 £100
June London Edinburgh British Airways 04/06/2017 05/06/2017 0 £94
July London Edinburgh British Airways 01/07/2017 05/07/2017 0 £104

Cheap Last Minute Flights from London to Edinburgh Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
£114
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
£114 £103
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
£103 £148
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
£148 £128
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
£128 £89
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
£89

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from London to Edinburgh Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 London to Edinburgh is £134.

The average price for direct flights from London to Edinburgh is £102.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from London to Edinburgh - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
British Airways 14 18 20 19 17 11 12 06:30 20:55
Flybe 4 5 5 5 5 2 4 07:50 20:05
Ryanair 5 4 4 5 5 3 4 08:55 21:25
easyJet 13 11 11 13 14 4 10 08:25 19:45

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from London to Edinburgh Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 London 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 London to Edinburgh is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from London to Edinburgh is £96.

London to Edinburgh Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from London to Edinburgh?
Answer: The average London to Edinburgh flight time is an hour and 21 minutes.
Question: How far is Edinburgh from London?
Answer: The distance from London to Edinburgh is 494 kilometers (307 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from London to Edinburgh?
Answer: There are 242 direct flights from London to Edinburgh.
Question: What are the most popular London airlines for direct flights from London to Edinburgh?
Answer: British Airways provides 44% of the non-stop flights between London and Edinburgh.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from London to Edinburgh?
Answer: Amsterdam, NL

Airlines in London flying to Edinburgh Last modified: Dec 5, 2016 2:02 -05:00Number of routes searched: 115Number of itineraries searched: 3,752,767

Wondering which airlines fly out of London to Edinburgh? We've gathered the average price of London 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.

London to Edinburgh
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
British Airways -
Flybe -
Ryanair -
Iberia -
easyJet -
Germanwings CGN
Aegean ATH
Air France CDG
Finnair HEL
British Airways DUB
British Airways ORY
British Airways SNN
Flybe BHD
Flybe CDG
Flybe CWL
Flybe EXT
BMI Regional BRU
Norwegian Air AGP
Aer Lingus DUB
Aer Lingus ORK
Aer Lingus SNN
Eurowings DUS
Ryanair DUB
Iberia MAD
Iberia BCN
KLM AMS
Lufthansa FRA
Swiss ZRH
SAS ARN
SAS CPH
SAS OSL
Brussels BRU
easyJet BFS
easyJet GNB
WOW air KEF

London to Edinburgh Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in London 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 Flights from London to Edinburgh