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$116London North Eastern Railway
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$133easyJet
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$116London North Eastern Railway
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$82easyJet
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$116London North Eastern Railway
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$94London North Eastern Railway
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$116London North Eastern Railway
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$68easyJet
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$141London North Eastern Railway
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$58easyJet
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$116London North Eastern Railway
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$116London North Eastern Railway
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$116London North Eastern Railway
$17Megabus
$53easyJet
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$116London North Eastern Railway
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$81easyJet
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$94London North Eastern Railway
$17Megabus
$68easyJet
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$116London North Eastern Railway
$16Megabus
$49easyJet
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Oct 11
$116London North Eastern Railway
$16Megabus
$46easyJet
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$116London North Eastern Railway
$17Megabus
$43easyJet
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Oct 13
$81London North Eastern Railway
$17Megabus
$46easyJet
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Oct 14
$94London North Eastern Railway
$16Megabus
$49easyJet
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$116London North Eastern Railway
$16Megabus
$91easyJet
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$116London North Eastern Railway
$16Megabus
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$116London North Eastern Railway
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$81easyJet
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$94London North Eastern Railway
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Flight Information from London to Edinburgh

distanceDistance330 miles (533 km)
priceAverage plane ticket price$88 (€71)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlinesRyanair, easyJet, British Airways, Flybe, BA Cityflyer, Stobart Air or KLM

Flights from London to Edinburgh cover the 330 miles (533 km) long trip with our travel partners like Ryanair, easyJet, British Airways, Flybe, BA Cityflyer, Stobart Air or KLM. There are direct flight services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $88 (€71), you can find the cheapest plane ticket for as low as $58 (€47). Travelers depart most frequently from London Heathrow Airport and arrive in Edinburgh Airport.

Airlines

British Airways, Ryanair and KLM flights from London to Edinburgh

Buy your official British Airways, Ryanair and KLM flight tickets between London and Edinburgh from $58 (€47) with Omio. Find flight times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular route.

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Ryanair is one of the biggest and most popular low-cost airlines in Europe, headquartered in Ireland. Hopping on a plane and flying to popular European destinations quickly and affordably is made easy with Ryanair. This budget airline is known for operating direct flights to smaller or secondary airports usually outside major cities to keep costs down. A Ryanair plane ticket between London and Edinburgh includes allowance of one small personal bag; additional fees tend to apply for cabin baggage and checked baggage.

    Ryanair has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by flight from London to Edinburgh:

    • Normal conditions apply
    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended

    Flights from London to Edinburgh

    Flying the London to Edinburgh route is usually the quickest way to reach the Scottish capital from London. With 15 or more flights operating per day on weekdays from airports like Heathrow, Stansted and Gatwick, there's a lot of choice on offer. And with flights lasting just 1 hour and 30 minutes or so, passengers can be north of the border in next to no time. With early flights leaving around 7:00 a.m. and later flights departing after 8:00 p.m., passengers will be able to choose a schedule that suits them best.

    Which airlines fly from London to Edinburgh?

    There is a choice of airlines available when taking flights on this route, including Flybe and British Airways. EasyJet also operates plenty of regular services.

    How long is the flight from London to Edinburgh?

    Flight times on this route can vary a little depending on factors such as the departure time and the destination airport. Some flights can take up to 1 hour and 40 minutes; flights with easyJet usually take 1 hour and 35 minutes from Gatwick or 1 hour and 20 minutes from Stansted or Luton. Usually, no layovers or changes are required thanks to the short flight duration.

    How many flights are there from London to Edinburgh?

    There are relatively plenty of flights between these two cities, providing a range of travel options. There are around 40 scheduled direct flights daily from airports across the Greater London area, although this can vary depending on the day of the week. With easyJet, there are around 13 flights per day during the week and usually around five or more per day at the weekend.

    Cheap flights from London to Edinburgh: when to book to save $

    Time Price Savings
    1 week earlier 25 €
    2 weeks earlier 17 €47%
    3 weeks earlier 17 €47%
    1 month before 17 €47%
    2 months earlier 17 €47%
    3 months earlier 17 €47%


    When it comes to booking flights, planning ahead always pays off! Both scheduled and low-cost airlines often release promotional prices and discounted fares—so by buying in advance—you can get access to the cheapest airline tickets. Use Omio to check prices and flight offers London - Edinburgh: look for the most attractive fares and choose the most suitable solution for you. But hurry up—if you want to buy cheaper airline tickets from London to Edinburgh timing is everything.

    Flight prices can fluctuate massively. However, we have studied price trends to help you find cheap flights from London to Edinburgh and save as much as possible on ticket prices. In general, when you book a flight:

    • Buying your air tickets from London to Edinburgh 3 weeks in advance means you could save up to 47% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
    • If you book a flight from London - Edinburgh 2 months in advance you save up to about 47% compared to the initial price.
    • By booking 3 months in advance you could save up to 47%
    • Check back to our website where you can explore airline offers and cheap flights to travel all over Europe, the U.S. and Canada.

    Travel Tips

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    FAQs
    What is the price of the cheapest flight from London to Edinburgh?
    Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest flight between London and Edinburgh for the next 7 days starting from $58 (€47)  one way.
    How much is a plane ticket to Edinburgh from London?
    The flight price to Edinburgh from London is on average $88 (€71)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.
    How far is Edinburgh from London by plane?
    The distance to Edinburgh from London by plane is approximately 330 miles (533 km).
    What is the departure airport in London and arrival airport in Edinburgh?

    Omio customers who book cheap flights for this route most frequently fly from London Heathrow Airport   to Edinburgh Airport.

    Where is the departure airport in London located? Where is the arrival airport in Edinburgh located?

    Passengers board their flight most frequently from London Heathrow Airport, which is located around 14 miles (23 km) away from the city center, and they get off the plane at Edinburgh Airport, located 6 miles (10 km) away from the city center. You can check for taxi services, public transit options or airport shuttle services available from Edinburgh Airport to take you to the city center of Edinburgh.

    Which airlines can get me from London to Edinburgh?
    For the best London to Edinburgh flight to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Ryanair, easyJet, British Airways, Flybe, BA Cityflyer, Stobart Air or KLM. However, it's always good to check all possible airlines with services to Edinburgh from London to compare what amenities they may offer.
    Is there a direct flight from London to Edinburgh?
    Yes, you can find a direct flight from London to Edinburgh with British Airways or BA Cityflyer  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you buy your plane ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
    When does the first flight depart from London to Edinburgh? When does the last flight depart from London to Edinburgh?
    You can take the earliest flight from London to Edinburgh at 6: 25 AM   or take the last flight from London to Edinburgh leaving at 8: 00 PM. Look for the latest London to Edinburgh flight schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the plane for this journey.
    How early should I buy plane tickets from London to Edinburgh to score the best deals?
    The price of a one way plane ticket from London to Edinburgh is on average $88 (€71) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for flights from all possible airlines offering this route. In general, you can find plane tickets from London to Edinburgh available a few months in advance.