London to Edinburgh Flights

London to Edinburgh Flight Info

Peak season for travel

February
£46

Off-season for travel

May
£39

Cheapest return ticket price

£134
London(LTN) ⇒ Edinburgh(EDI)

Cheapest direct flight price

£70
London(LHR) ⇒ Edinburgh(EDI)

Frequently Asked Questions

  • When are flight tickets from London (LON) to Edinburgh (EDI) the cheapest?

    Airlines adjust prices for flights from London 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 London (LON) to Edinburgh (EDI) cost?

    According to Trip.com's data, the lowest price is around £304.
  • How long does it take to fly from London (LON) to Edinburgh (EDI)?

    It takes about 1 hour 28 minutes to fly from London (LON) 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 London (LON) to Edinburgh (EDI)?

    Airlines with flights from London (LON) to Edinburgh (EDI): British Airways, Flybe and American Airlines.
  • What's the most popular airline for non-stop flights from London (LON) to Edinburgh (EDI)?

    British Airways operates 616 non-stop flights from London (LON) 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.

London (LON) to Edinburgh (EDI) Flight Schedule

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Departure
Arrival
Weekly Schedule
British Airways

06:20

LHR

07:45

EDI

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07:20

LGW

08:50

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07:50

LHR

09:20

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American Airlines

08:40

LGW

10:10

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Flybe

08:45

LHR

10:25

EDI

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British Airways

08:55

LHR

10:20

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09:20

LHR

10:45

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British Airways

10:15

LHR

11:45

EDI

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Air India

11:20

LHR

12:55

EDI

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Finnair

11:30

LHR

12:55

EDI

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American Airlines

11:40

LHR

13:05

EDI

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American Airlines

12:15

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13:45

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British Airways

12:55

LHR

14:20

EDI

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13:10

LHR

14:40

EDI

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British Airways

13:40

LHR

15:10

EDI

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British Airways

13:50

LHR

15:15

EDI

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American Airlines

14:05

LHR

15:35

EDI

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Air Berlin

14:10

LHR

15:35

EDI

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British Airways

14:55

LHR

16:25

EDI

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Air Berlin

15:15

LHR

16:45

EDI

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Finnair

15:20

LHR

16:45

EDI

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American Airlines

15:30

LHR

16:55

EDI

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16:25

LHR

17:50

EDI

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British Airways

16:40

LHR

18:05

EDI

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British Airways

16:55

LGW

18:20

EDI

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17:15

LHR

18:40

EDI

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17:25

LHR

18:50

EDI

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British Airways

17:30

LHR

19:00

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Alitalia

17:40

LCY

19:15

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18:15

LHR

19:40

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Flight from London to Edinburgh 

Scotland’s capital, Edinburgh, is where years of history meet an extraordinary city. The city is a beautiful architectural blend of Georgian New Town and medieval Old Town. Edinburgh is a bustling and compact city with one of the largest festivals for arts on the planet. It offers excellent drinks, outstanding foods, and unforgettable experiences.

Tip: this city can be visited year-round because there is plenty happening every season. If you want a drier season then you can visit between May and September. But the weather is fickle, so it is best to pack extra layers.

Getting to Edinburgh 

The Edinburgh airport acts as a hub to so many airlines and airways like the KLM airlines and British Airways. Direct flights to Edinburgh are offered by 8 different airlines, and these are cheap flights from London. Options are many since there are about 310 flights per week.

Tip: The time duration for connecting flights varies according to the airlines that offer it.

Attractions to visit 

One of the top things to do in Edinburgh is visiting the most recognisable landmark of the city, the Edinburgh Castle. Dominating the skyline of the city, it sits on top of the peak of a volcano and has witnessed a lot of Scotland’s historical events. It has loads of ancient artefacts like clothing, weapons, and even the Crown Jewels. Walk along the pavements of the Royal Mile from the Castle. Though a busy street, it has various museums, shops, and cafes. Another part of the medieval city’s skyline is the St. Giles Cathedral, a church that dates back to the 14th century. Explore the large collection of antique objects in the National Museum of Scotland. This is the best place to learn about the culture of fashion, art, science, and technology in Scotland.

Tip: To visit the Edinburgh castle, it is better to book a ticket in advance for the fast track entry as this will save you a lot of time. This would help even more when you are visiting during a busy time of the year.

The best way to get around the city 

Most of the attractions in the city centre can be easily accessed by foot. You can take a local bus for some of the attractions that are a bit away from the centre. Local taxi services can also be taken. To travel around the city, you do not need a car since public transportation can be easily accessed from anywhere in an around the city.

Tip: If you plan on visiting the smaller villages and the countryside, then it is better if you take a car or taxi. However, these are really rare since most of the villages have bus services.

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  • Plan Your Trip from London (LON) 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 London 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 London to Edinburgh is now! Planning a trip from London 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 (LON—EDI)

    Make your journey from London (LON) 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.