Belfast to Edinburgh Flights

Belfast to Edinburgh Flight Info

Peak season for travel

July
£41

Cheapest return ticket price

£105
Belfast(BFS) ⇒ Edinburgh(EDI)

Cheapest direct flight price

£45
Belfast(BHD) ⇒ Edinburgh(EDI)

Frequently Asked Questions

  • When are flight tickets from Belfast (BFS) to Edinburgh (EDI) the cheapest?

    Airlines adjust prices for flights from Belfast to Edinburgh based on the date and time of your booking. By analyzing data from all airlines, on Trip.com, you can find the lowest flight prices on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays.
  • How much do flights from Belfast (BFS) to Edinburgh (EDI) cost?

    According to Trip.com's data, the lowest price is around £272.
  • How long does it take to fly from Belfast (BFS) to Edinburgh (EDI)?

    It takes about 53 minutes to fly from Belfast (BFS) to Edinburgh (EDI).
  • What is the transportation method from the main airport to downtown in Edinburgh?

    • The distance from Edinburgh Airport to downtown is about 10km, by taxi about 30 minutes.
  • What are the most popular airlines that fly from Belfast (BFS) to Edinburgh (EDI)?

    Airlines with flights from Belfast (BFS) to Edinburgh (EDI): Flybe, Emirates and easyJet.
  • What's the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Belfast (BFS) to Edinburgh (EDI)?

    easyJet operates 208 non-stop flights from Belfast (BFS) to Edinburgh (EDI).
  • How many airports are there in Edinburgh (EDI)?

    There are 1 airport(s) near Edinburgh (EDI): Edinburgh Airport.
  • What are some travel guidelines for Edinburgh during the COVID19 pandemic?

    Entry restrictions and flight schedule changes and cancellations are frequently updated and subject to change. If you plan to travel to Edinburgh, please obtain the most updated information from the airline you plan to book your travels with. You can also refer to COVID19 Country/Region Entry Restrictions for more information.
  • Which airlines offer free date changes for flights to this city during the COVID19 pandemic?

    There are no airlines with flights to this city that provide this service. Please use this information as a reference only and confirm with the airline prior to booking.

Belfast (BFS) to Edinburgh (EDI) Flight Schedule

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Arrival
Weekly Schedule
Emirates

07:15

BHD

08:10

EDI

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Flybe

07:20

BHD

08:15

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easyJet

08:20

BFS

09:10

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Flybe

08:50

BHD

09:45

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easyJet

10:30

BFS

11:20

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Emirates

11:00

BHD

11:55

EDI

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Flybe

11:55

BHD

12:50

EDI

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Emirates

13:05

BHD

14:00

EDI

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Emirates

14:25

BHD

15:20

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Flybe

15:40

BHD

16:35

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easyJet

16:00

BFS

16:50

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Flybe

16:50

BHD

17:45

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Flybe

17:35

BHD

18:30

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easyJet

17:50

BFS

18:40

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Flybe

18:25

BHD

19:20

EDI

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Flybe

18:40

BHD

19:35

EDI

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Flybe

20:15

BHD

21:10

EDI

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Emirates

20:45

BHD

21:40

EDI

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easyJet

21:20

BFS

22:10

EDI

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Flight from Belfast to Edinburgh

Edinburgh, the capital of Scotland, is the second-largest city in the UK. It is the second-most populous city with a population of 500,000. It is a centre of education and the second-largest financial centre in the UK after London. In the 17th century, since the city boundaries were limited by the walls, high rise buildings were common, a prelude to present-day sky-scrapers. As per the quality of life index, Edinburgh is 2nd best city to live-in considering the low commute times, moderate prices, and good weather.

Tip: Edinburgh has a pleasant climate. It is said to be the most walkable city in the UK.

Getting to Edinburgh

Edinburgh Airport is about 35 minutes ride from the City Centre. The city is connected through a number of flights with a large number of international destinations. There are several flights from all the major cities of the world to Edinburgh. While Flybe and EasyJet offer direct flights to Edinburgh, there are multiple other airlines that offer flights with 1 or more stops. Normally there are around 50 flights per week between the two cities. Usually, Belfast to Edinburgh flights take around 55 minutes for a direct flight. It might take up to 8 hours or more for connecting flights, depending on the transit time at Heathrow airport. Airlines like British Airways, Loganair, Air France, KLM, and others offer cheap flights from Belfast to Edinburgh. Connecting flights are also available from multiple airlines which transit through Belfast.

Tip: To get the cheapest airfare rates, look out for promotions by various airlines.

Places of interest in Edinburgh.

Some of the major tourist attractions in Edinburgh are the National Museum of Scotland, Camera Obscura and World of illusions, Edinburgh Castle, Scottish National Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse, Arthur’s seat, Royal Mile and of-course Scottish Whisky Experience. There is the ghost tour if you want the hair-raising experience of the paranormal. You can also relax and spend time on the pristine beaches along the North Sea.

You can cover most of the places of interest and enjoy the beauty of Edinburgh by staying here for 3-4 days, mainly as Edinburgh is not a big city.

Tip: Edinburgh can be very crowded during the festival in August and the New Year. Try to use all your Scottish money in Edinburgh as you might have difficulty in trading with it outside of Scotland. 

Getting around, shopping and dining in Edinburgh:

Edinburgh is a tourists’ delight when it comes to commuting. You have public transport like trams and buses. Also available are cabs as usual and of course, you can drive around in private cars. Commuting using a Citysmart card will make it cheaper and easier to move around in trams. Buses and Trams are available even from Edinburgh Airport, a cheaper option as always.

Princess Street is a great place to shop. It has the unique feature of all shops being lined up on one side only, leaving the other side to a garden. Then you have George Street which runs in parallel, Multrees Walk, The West End village, Grassmarket and Victoria Street.  To satisfy the food enthusiasts, a number of good restaurants are available around these shopping areas to combine your shopping with dining to suit your taste. Of-course, the city has some of the best bars you can think of.

Tip: You can shop for the famous Scottish whiskeys while in Edinburg and take some back home.

Staying in Edinburgh:

Edinburgh has a huge number of hotels catering to every tourist budget. You can stay in the historical old town for ease of sightseeing and Waverly station for easy commuting. If you are a night bird, you can stay in George Street, Rose Street, Grassmarket, and Cowgate for nightclubs.

Visit Edinburgh with Trip.com which gives gets you the best prices for your travel dates and gives it flexibility. Travellers on a tight budget can combine your Belfast-Edinburgh flight booking with discount hotel reservations for great deals. 

  • Plan Your Trip from Belfast (BFS) to Edinburgh (EDI)

    Edinburgh attracts thousands of visitors every year for both business and pleasure. Whether you’re taking a last-minute break or a much needed getaway, flights from Belfast to Edinburgh on Trip.com can help you get there with ease. With Trip.com, you can browse popular airlines with flights to Edinburgh, check the best season to visit, and preview Edinburgh attractions before you arrive. With flight deals and exciting attractions waiting for you to explore in Edinburgh, the best time to book flights from Belfast to Edinburgh is now! Planning a trip from Belfast to Edinburgh is easy when you use Trip.com to help you make travel arrangements. Whether you are flying one-way, non-stop, or round-trip, you will find just the flight you need with us. If you want to lock in a great deal for your flights, go for a round-trip flight, if you need flexibility with your itinerary, book a one-way flight to Edinburgh. With Trip.com, you can search for available flights and hotel rooms, and then make your booking quickly and easily online and on the go. Pack your travel accessories, make a must-see bucket list, and book your flight to Edinburgh on Trip.com today!

  • A Trip to Remember (BFS—EDI)

    Make your journey from Belfast (BFS) to Edinburgh (EDI) a trip to remember by using Trip.com to view Edinburgh attractions before you arrive. Once you know what to do in Edinburgh, you can reserve and book in advance for the best travel experience possible. Planning ahead is the most effective way to ensure your whole travel experience goes smoothly. Whether you need help choosing the perfect restaurant, discovering the best places to try local flavors, or finding the most stunning views in town, Trip.com is with you every step of the way for your trip to Edinburgh.