Cheap flights from Edinburgh to London

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How to find the cheapest flight from Edinburgh (EDI) to London (LON)

All the information you need to plan the best EDI to LON flight in 2023: compare Edinburgh to London flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in London.

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₹ 9,323

Round-trip from

₹ 6,043,472
High demand for flights, 15% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in September 2023
From Edinburgh Turnhouse to London (LON)



₹ 72,602 - ₹ 118,686



4 - 17 °C



40 - 70 mm

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

To save up to 55% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 37 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Edinburgh to London from ₹ 10,821 1-2 weeks out and tickets from ₹ 14,401 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Our data shows that January tends to be the cheapest month to fly to London from Edinburgh. Users have commonly found prices around ₹ 9,392 for the month, but tickets can be as low as ₹ 3,080. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in July.

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

When flying from Edinburgh to London, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Edinburgh to London flights.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Edinburgh to London?

Edinburgh Turnhouse (EDI) is the airport you will fly out of if you book a flight from Edinburgh to London. You should not have trouble finding flights to London from Turnhouse; the airport handles an average of 33 outbound flights to London per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 1 airline has flights from the Edinburgh airport to London. It is only a 11.0 km journey to Turnhouse (EDI) from Edinburgh’s city centre.

What days are direct flights available from Edinburgh to London?

Direct flights are available for this route on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

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

On average, you can expect to see 131 flights from Edinburgh to London a day.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 10% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 22% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 44% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 24% of flight departures

What are the most reliable airlines from Edinburgh to London?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Edinburgh to London consider choosing American Airlines(65%), Japan Airlines(64%) or British Airways(58%), as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What does EDI to LHR mean?

This is defined as Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport (EDI) and London Heathrow Airport (LHR). Codes like London Heathrow Airport are often used to just call airports uniquely. This flight route has multiple associated airports, so we think it might be helpful to learn the name and codes of them as well. They are London Gatwick Airport (LGW), London Stansted Airport (STN), London City Airport (LCY), London Luton Airport (LTN), London Southend Airport (SEN).

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Top airline flying from Edinburgh to London

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Edinburgh to London choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
British AirwaysCheapest₹ 9,462Average₹ 11,625FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time70%
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Hourly flight availability from Edinburgh to London

See what time of day planes typically take off from Edinburgh to London
9%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
40%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
41%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
10%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from Edinburgh to London

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Edinburgh to London
Monday86daily flights
Tuesday23daily flights
Wednesday17daily flights
Thursday18daily flights
Friday49daily flights
Saturday27daily flights
Sunday14daily flights

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