Flights from Manchester to Edinburgh

The cheapest flights from Manchester to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for May 29

Cheapest

247

Average

396

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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11:40AMManchester Airport9h40 09:20PMEdinburgh Airport
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2471One-way
Cheapest
07:05AMManchester Airport14h15 09:20PMEdinburgh Airport
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2471One-way
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07:05AMManchester Airport13h45 08:50PMEdinburgh Airport
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2741One-way
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11:40AMManchester Airport9h10 08:50PMEdinburgh Airport
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2741One-way
11:40AMManchester Airport11h45 11:25PMEdinburgh Airport
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3021One-way

Flight schedule from Manchester to Edinburgh

Showing flights for tomorrow, Sunday, May 29
07:00AMManchester Airport3h35 10:35AMEdinburgh Airport
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07:00AMManchester Airport13h50 08:50PMEdinburgh Airport
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07:00AMManchester Airport14h35 09:35PMEdinburgh Airport
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07:00AMManchester Airport13h25 08:25PMEdinburgh Airport
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07:00AMManchester Airport14h20 09:20PMEdinburgh Airport
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07:00AMManchester Airport10h40 05:40PMEdinburgh Airport
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07:05AMManchester Airport14h30 09:35PMEdinburgh Airport
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07:05AMManchester Airport13h45 08:50PMEdinburgh Airport
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07:05AMManchester Airport10h35 05:40PMEdinburgh Airport
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07:05AMManchester Airport14h15 09:20PMEdinburgh Airport
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07:05AMManchester Airport13h20 08:25PMEdinburgh Airport
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11:40AMManchester Airport9h55 09:35PMEdinburgh Airport
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11:40AMManchester Airport11h45 11:25PMEdinburgh Airport
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11:40AMManchester Airport8h45 08:25PMEdinburgh Airport
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11:40AMManchester Airport9h40 09:20PMEdinburgh Airport
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11:40AMManchester Airport6h00 05:40PMEdinburgh Airport
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11:40AMManchester Airport9h10 08:50PMEdinburgh Airport
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04:05PMManchester Airport7h20 11:25PMEdinburgh Airport
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The fastest flights from Manchester to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for May 29

Fastest Journey

3 h 35 m

Average

11 h 4 m

Flights per day

18

Distance

282 km

It's difficult to get from Manchester to Edinburgh without transferring at least once.

Fastest
07:00AMManchester Airport3h35 10:35AMEdinburgh Airport
1 transfer
5211One-way
2nd Fastest
11:40AMManchester Airport6h00 05:40PMEdinburgh Airport
1 transfer
4421One-way
04:05PMManchester Airport7h20 11:25PMEdinburgh Airport
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6331One-way
11:40AMManchester Airport8h45 08:25PMEdinburgh Airport
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3541One-way
11:40AMManchester Airport9h10 08:50PMEdinburgh Airport
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2741One-way

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Overview: Manchester to Edinburgh flight

distanceDistance174 miles (281 km)
durationAverage flight duration6 h 40 min
priceAverage plane ticket price$342 (€301)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlinesKLM, Loganair, British Airways or Flybe

Flights from Manchester to Edinburgh cover the 174 miles (281 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 40 min with our travel partners like KLM, Loganair, British Airways or Flybe. There are direct flight services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $342 (€301), you can find the cheapest plane ticket for as low as $108 (€95). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Airport and arrive in Edinburgh Airport.

Airlines: British Airways and KLM flights from Manchester to Edinburgh

Travel between Manchester and Edinburgh from $108 (€95) with Omio’s flight partners British Airways and KLM! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient trip for you.

British Airways
KLM

British Airways (BA) is the flag carrier airline of the United Kingdom with its headquarters in London near its main hub at London Heathrow Airport (LHR). Known as a full-service global airline, BA offers low fares year-round to destinations around the globe and flies to and from centrally-located airports. Its extensive global route network includes more than 170 destinations in nearly 80 countries throughout Europe, North America, South America, Asia, Africa and Australia. BA is also the second largest airline based in the UK in terms of its fleet size and number of passengers carried.

  • Average Price: $108

KLM is the Netherlands' national carrier and offers two types of ticket for your flight to Edinburgh from Manchester: Economy and Business.

Save time and money by searching for and booking your KLM flight from Manchester to Edinburgh online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest KLM flight between Manchester and Edinburgh, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current KLM flight schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 174 miles (281 km) trip to Edinburgh from Manchester as well as ticket information for the flight (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap plane ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for flights between Manchester and Edinburgh, you can check straight away if the KLM ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the airport. Buy your official KLM Manchester to Edinburgh plane tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!

    Flights from Manchester to Edinburgh

    Up to four direct flights per day operate between Manchester airport and Edinburgh airport. Each flight takes an average of one hour five minutes to make the journey. Passengers also have the option of taking a non-direct flight.

    Which airlines fly from Manchester to Edinburgh?

    Flybe operates the direct air route between Manchester and Edinburgh. On non-direct routes, other airlines may be responsible for operating one or both legs of the journey.

    How long is the flight from Manchester to Edinburgh?

    Direct flights from Manchester to Edinburgh have an average flying time of one hour five minutes. The quickest non-direct flight takes closer to three hours and incorporates a change at Norwich airport.

    How many flights are there from Manchester to Edinburgh?

    On weekdays, up to four flights operate between Manchester airport and Edinburgh airport. These flights usually leave in the early morning, around lunchtime, in the late afternoon and in the evening. Fewer flights make the journey at weekends, with one leaving Manchester on most Saturday mornings and two departing on the majority of Sundays. Sunday flights are usually scheduled so that one departs in the late afternoon and one in the evening.

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

    Departure airport: Flights depart from Manchester airport. Around ten miles from the city center, Manchester airport offers good transport connections with destinations across the north-west and beyond. It has its own railroad station, and bus and bus services also stop at the airport. Additionally, there is long-stay, short-stay and drop-off parking for those arriving by car. Each of the three terminals has a wide choice of refreshment and shopping outlets, as well as passenger lounges, free wi-fi and multi-faith prayer rooms.

    Arrival airport: Flights terminate at Edinburgh Airport. Passengers arriving at Edinburgh airport have a variety of transport options to get them the eight miles into central Edinburgh or on to another destination. Trams provide a frequent service into the city, and connect with the local rail network at Haymarket and Edinburgh Park stations. The 100 bus service goes direct into the city center, and a chauffeur service, car hire facilities, pre-booked cabs and a public cab rank provide further options for anyone who wants to travel onwards by road but has not left a car in one of the airport car parks. Inside the terminal, the Arrivals Hall includes refreshment and shopping facilities.

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

    Time Price Savings
    1 week earlier 50 €
    2 weeks earlier 43 €16%
    3 weeks earlier 28 €79%
    1 month before 28 €79%
    2 months earlier 28 €79%
    3 months earlier 28 €79%


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    • Buying your air tickets from Manchester to Edinburgh 3 weeks in advance means you could save up to 79% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
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    Travel Tips: Manchester to Edinburgh Flight

    Take a flight to Edinburgh easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Manchester to Edinburgh.
    FAQs
    Omio customers have found cheap plane tickets to Edinburgh from Manchester for as low as $108 (€95)  for the next 7 days.
    The flight price between Manchester and Edinburgh is on average $342 (€301)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
    When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Manchester and Edinburgh by plane to be approximately 174 miles (281 km).
    While the time it takes to travel 174 miles (281 km) from Manchester to Edinburgh can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Manchester to Edinburgh flight journey time is on average 6 h 40 min.

    Omio customers traveling this route book their cheap flights from Manchester Airport   to Edinburgh Airport   most frequently.

    The most popular departure airport with passengers for this trip, called Manchester Airport, is located 8.2 miles (13.2 km) from the city center of Manchester.

    The most popular arrival airport, Edinburgh Airport, is located 8.6 miles (13.8 km) away from the city center of Edinburgh. You can check what public transit connections, taxi services or airport shuttle service options are available to take you from Edinburgh Airport to the city center in Edinburgh.

    If you're looking for flights from Manchester to Edinburgh, you can rely on KLM, Loganair, British Airways or Flybe to get you to Edinburgh. It's also good to check out all possible airlines for the Manchester to Edinburgh route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    The earliest flight departing from Manchester to Edinburgh leaves at 5: 45 AM. The last flight departing from Manchester to Edinburgh leaves at 7: 50 PM. You can find the latest Manchester to Edinburgh flight schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
    If you purchase the Manchester to Edinburgh flight within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $342 (€301). However, booking your plane ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for flights to Edinburgh from Manchester. Look out for plane tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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