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Cheap flights from London to Edinburgh

LON — EDI
21 Apr — 28 Apr1
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The best prices from London to Edinburgh Turnhouse are usually found in January or March, booked 67 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Sunday and return on a Tuesday

Cheap flight deals from London to Edinburgh

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from London (LON) to Edinburgh (EDI). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 16 April 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

January

Average price

₹ 5,517

Round-trip from

₹ 60,247
High demand for flights, 22% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 27% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in April 2024
From London (LON) to Edinburgh Turnhouse

What is the cheapest day to fly return from London to Edinburgh?

Users have found that leaving on a Monday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 67% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

How far in advance should I book a flight from London to Edinburgh?

To save on the cost of your flight from London to Edinburgh, book at least 50 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 166% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from ₹ 6,855 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as ₹ 13,208.

What is the cheapest month to fly from London to Edinburgh?

January can be a great time to fly to Edinburgh from London with a flight ticket averaging about ₹ 5,650. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of January for as cheap as ₹ 2,173. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from London to Edinburgh (LON - EDI)?

It’s optimal to fly from London to Edinburgh in the morning. By choosing this option you can save up to 43% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

When is the best time to book a flight from London to Edinburgh?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from London to Edinburgh. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
The price you pay for your flight from London to Edinburgh may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 67 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from London to Edinburgh?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from London to Edinburgh. Price data was last updated on 14 April 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their London to Edinburgh flight should consider departing on Monday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Tuesday afternoons flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Edinburgh by month

Plan your trip from London to Edinburgh by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from London to Edinburgh is currently ₹ 0 while a return flight costs ₹ 0. Price data was last updated on 14 April 2024.

Currently, February is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from London to Edinburgh (average of ₹ 721). Flying from London to Edinburgh in August is currently the most expensive (average of ₹ 969). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

₹ 69,300

February

₹ 60,272

March

₹ 60,773

April

₹ 65,873

May

₹ 76,656

June

₹ 78,077

July

₹ 74,901

August

₹ 81,003

September

₹ 74,734

October

₹ 71,808

November

₹ 70,721

December

₹ 70,554

Temperature and rainfall in Edinburgh by month

Plan your trip to Edinburgh by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

EDI

Temperature

4 - 15 °C

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from London to Edinburgh. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.
  • What airport do you fly into for flights to Edinburgh from London?

    For a flight from London to Edinburgh, you will be flying into Turnhouse. Edinburgh Turnhouse (EDI) is just 11.0 km from the centre vof the city. Turnhouse is the only Edinburgh airport and it handles 39 inbound flights from London per day. 3 airlines have flights to Edinburgh Turnhouse from London on a regular basis.

  • What days are direct flights available from London to Edinburgh?

    Days when direct flights are available for this flight are: Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

  • How many flights depart from London to Edinburgh on average per day?

    On average, you can expect to see 177 flights from London to Edinburgh a day.
    Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 1% of flight departures
    Morning (6am - Noon) - 35% of flight departures
    Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 40% of flight departures
    Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 25% of flight departures

  • What are the most reliable airlines from London to Edinburgh?

    The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from London to Edinburgh are Malaysia Airlines (82%), British Airways (80%) and Qatar Airways (79%).

  • What does LHR to EDI mean?

    London Heathrow Airport is LHR and Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport is EDI. These codes are created by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and airlines use them to identify the departing and arrival airports in the flight routes they service. London Gatwick Airport (LGW), London Stansted Airport (STN), London Luton Airport (LTN), London City Airport (LCY), London Southend Airport (SEN) are other airports near this flight route and their unique identifiers/IATA codes.

  • Can I find deals for flights from London to Edinburgh that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from London to Edinburgh with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from London to Edinburgh that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on London to Edinburgh flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from London to Edinburgh?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to see available direct flights.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from London to Edinburgh?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from London to Edinburgh by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from London to Edinburgh that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines do offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from London to Edinburgh?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on London to Edinburgh flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

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Top 3 airlines flying from London to Edinburgh

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Ryanair UKCheapest₹ 2,970Average₹ 5,121FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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easyJetCheapest₹ 4,823Average₹ 10,123FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time86%
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British AirwaysCheapest₹ 8,329Average₹ 18,439FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time70%
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Hourly flight availability from London to Edinburgh

Find hourly flight availability from London to Edinburgh. Discover flight options and departure times throughout the day, allowing you to choose a departure time that suits your schedule. Data last updated 16 April 2024.
2%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
35%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
44%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
19%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from London to Edinburgh

Explore weekly flight availability from London to Edinburgh. Discover flights operating on different days of the week, giving you the flexibility to choose a travel day that best fits your plans. Compare info to find the most convenient option for your journey. Data last updated 16 April 2024.
Monday83daily flights
Tuesday29daily flights
Wednesday15daily flights
Thursday21daily flights
Friday58daily flights
Saturday34daily flights
Sunday34daily flights

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Can Cheapflights find flights from London to Edinburgh with no change fees?

Certainly. Search results for flights to Edinburgh from London shown to you on Cheapflights can be narrowed down with different useful search filters, which includes flexible booking options.

Can Cheapflights notify me if prices for flights from London to Edinburgh become cheaper?

Yes, Cheapflights has a feature called Price Alert, which notifies users when flight prices change. Track prices for your flight to Edinburgh from London today and book when prices fit your budget.

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