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Flight Information to Edinburgh from Madrid

distanceDistance1071 miles (1727 km)
durationAverage flight duration2 h 55 min
priceAverage plane ticket price$333 (€271)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlineseasyJet, Ryanair, Iberia, British Airways, Iberia Express or Brussels Airlines

Flights from Madrid to Edinburgh cover the 1071 miles (1727 km) long route taking on average 2 h 55 min with our travel partners like easyJet, Ryanair, Iberia, British Airways, Iberia Express or Brussels Airlines. There are direct flight services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $333 (€271), you can find the cheapest plane ticket for as low as $32 (€26). Travelers depart most frequently from Madrid Barajas Airport and arrive in Edinburgh Airport.

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Ryanair, Iberia and British Airways flights between Madrid and Edinburgh

Travel from Madrid to Edinburgh from $32 (€26) with Omio’s flight partners Ryanair, Iberia and British Airways! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient trip for you.

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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 Madrid and Edinburgh includes allowance of one small personal bag; additional fees tend to apply for cabin baggage and checked baggage.

    Ryanair has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Ryanair tickets between Madrid and Edinburgh and when traveling by flight:

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

    Madrid to Edinburgh Flights: An Overview

    Famous for its international festival in summer, Edinburgh is one of the most attractive cities in the UK and a popular destination for vacationers and city break weekenders from all over Europe. Business or leisure travelers from Spain can take direct flights from Madrid to Edinburgh seven days a week, with a choice of national carriers and a budget airline. Journey times for the trip north to the Scottish capital are just under three hours, with morning and afternoon departure times available. Frequent additional indirect connections from Madrid to Edinburgh are available seven days a week with a choice of airlines, with one change en route, usually in London, Paris or Amsterdam. 

    Which airlines fly from Madrid to Edinburgh?

    Budget airline easyJet has daily direct flights from Madrid Barajas Airport to Edinburgh. In addition, Spanish national carrier Iberia, operating in a code share with UK national carrier British Airways, provides direct flights on this route three days a week. Additional indirect flights from Madrid to Edinburgh are operated by  Iberia and Iberia Express via London Gatwick,  KLM via Amsterdam, and Air France via Paris Charles De Gaulle, among others.

    How long is the flight from Madrid to Edinburgh?

    The fastest service on the 1719 kilometers route north over the Bay of Biscay from Madrid to Edinburgh is the Iberia and British Airways flight, taking two hours and 50 minutes to reach the Scottish capital. easyIet flights from Madrid to Edinburgh take five minutes longer. The fastest indirect connection from Madrid is an early afternoon KLM flight via Amsterdam, taking four hours and 50 minutes total journey time. Other indirect connections take upwards of five hours.  

    How many flights are there from Madrid to Edinburgh?

    The budget airline easyJet's timetable offers a daily afternoon flight from Madrid to Edinburgh seven days a week, with an additional morning departure on Thursdays and Sundays. British Airways and Iberia offer a code share flight from Madrid to the Scottish capital on Mondays, Fridays and Sundays, with a morning take-off time.  There are more than 20 daily indirect same day flights from Madrid to Edinburgh, using a variety of airlines and routes, with departure times ranging from early morning to late afternoon. 

    What are the departure and arrival airports for flights from Madrid to Edinburgh?

    Departure Airport: Madrid Barajas Airport is located around 12 kilometers north-east of downtown Madrid, with transport links available on metro line 8 and two Cercanias local rail lines, as well as express bus services, taking around 30 minutes to reach the terminal. The airport has long and short-stay parking lots and passenger facilities include tapas bars and restaurants, coffee stands, designer shopping malls, business lounges, book stores and free WiFi.

    Arrival Airport: Edinburgh Airport is situated about 10 kilometers west of central Edinburgh, with Airlink buses and city trams offering frequent connections to the center in about 30 minutes. Facilities at the airport include news vendors,  a seafood restaurant, duty-free shopping, pubs, cafes, a Scotch whisky store, car rental desks, business amenities, free WiFi and taxi stands. 

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

    Time Price Savings
    1 week earlier 79 €
    2 weeks earlier 55 €44%
    3 weeks earlier 62 €27%
    1 month before 71 €11%
    2 months earlier 60 €32%
    3 months earlier 58 €36%


    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 Madrid - 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 Madrid to Edinburgh timing is everything.

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

    • Buying your air tickets from Madrid to Edinburgh 3 weeks in advance means you could save up to 27% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
    • If you book a flight from Madrid - Edinburgh 2 months in advance you save up to about 32% compared to the initial price.
    • By booking 3 months in advance you could save up to 36%
    • 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

    Flights from Madrid to Edinburgh
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    FAQs
    What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my flight to Edinburgh from Madrid?

    Travel between Madrid, Spain and Edinburgh, United Kingdom by plane is: Partially open.

    What is the status of international entry into United Kingdom from Spain?

    International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

    Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Madrid?

    Conditions of entry:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
    • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
    • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
    • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
    • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

    What are the safety rules to follow in Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

    When traveling in United Kingdom, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

    • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
    • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

    The information above was last checked on 10/26/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your flight to Edinburgh from Madrid before traveling.

    What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by plane to Madrid, Spain from Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

    Return travel from United Kingdom to Spain is: Partially open.

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Madrid from Edinburgh?

    Entry into Spain is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Spain from Edinburgh?

    Requirements for reentering:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
    • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
    • Health screen upon arrival
    • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

    What are the safety rules to follow in Madrid, Spain?

    The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

    Last checked on 10/27/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your flight to Madrid from Edinburgh.

    How much does a cheap flight from Madrid to Edinburgh cost?
    Omio customers have found cheap plane tickets between Madrid and Edinburgh for as low as $32 (€26)  for the next 7 days.
    How much is the flight from Madrid to Edinburgh on average?
    In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $333 (€271)  for a flight ticket between Madrid and Edinburgh.
    How many miles is it from Madrid to Edinburgh by flight?
    When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Madrid to Edinburgh by plane to be approximately 1071 miles (1727 km).
    How long is a flight to Edinburgh from Madrid on average?
    On average the Madrid to Edinburgh flight time is 2 h 55 min  covering the 1071 miles (1727 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
    When taking a flight from Madrid to Edinburgh, which airport in Madrid do I fly out of and which airport in Edinburgh do I arrive in?

    Omio customers most frequently book their flights from Madrid Barajas Airport   to Edinburgh Airport.

    Where is the Madrid airport located? Where is the Edinburgh airport located?

    Passengers booking this route most frequently board their flights from Madrid Barajas Airport and need to travel around 7 miles (12 km) from the city center to get to this airport.

    Passengers arriving in Edinburgh most often land in Edinburgh Airport and need to travel about 6 miles (10 km) from this airport to reach the city center. You can check for public transit connections, airport shuttles or taxi service options available from Edinburgh Airport to get you to the city center of Edinburgh.

    Which airlines can take me between Madrid and Edinburgh?
    For the best Madrid to Edinburgh flight to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with easyJet, Ryanair, Iberia, British Airways, Iberia Express or Brussels Airlines. However, it's always good to check all possible airlines with services between Madrid and Edinburgh to compare what amenities they may offer.
    What are the first and last departure flight times from Madrid to Edinburgh?
    You can take the first flight from Madrid to Edinburgh at 5: 05 AM. The last flight from Madrid to Edinburgh that you can take departs at 8: 55 PM. Omio shows you the latest flight from Madrid to Edinburgh schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
    How early should I buy Madrid to Edinburgh plane tickets to get the best deals?
    In general, we recommend booking tickets for flights in advance to score the best deals from all possible airlines offering this route and save money. If you book plane tickets from Madrid to Edinburgh within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $333 (€271) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your plane ticket from Madrid to Edinburgh a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey