Cheap Flights from Edinburgh (Scotland) to London

The displayed fares were last found on: Mon | 16 May 03:30 PM(EST) . Fares are round trip.

Above you see fares for round-trip flights from Edinburgh (the capital city of Scotland) to London. The airfare is based on a trend (date and time mentioned) and cannot be guaranteed unless your transaction goes through successfully. The fares are inclusive of base fare, fuel surcharges, airline/airport taxes, and our service fee.

Departure Airport Choices in Edinburgh

Edinburgh Airport

Airport Code: EDI

Location: It is located 5.8 miles or 9.3 km west of the city centre of Edinburgh

Interesting Facts: It was the busiest airport in Scotland in 2018, handling over 14.3 million passengers.

Carriers Operating Nonstop Flights: Easyjet and British Airways

Glasgow Airport

Airport Code: GLA

Location: It is located in Paisley, Renfrewshire 9.9 miles or 15.9 km west of Glasgow city centre

Interesting Facts: Previously the airport was meant to serve the low-cost passenger carriers, and charter airlines

Carriers Operating Nonstop Flights: Easyjet and British Airways

Arrival Airport Choices in London

London Heathrow

Airport Code: LHR

Location: Heathrow lies 14 miles (23 km) west of Central London

Focus City For: Virgin Atlantic

Hub For: British Airways

Interesting Facts: The airport ranks as the seventh-busiest airport in the world. A record 78 014 598 passengers enplaned and deplaned at the airport in 2017, according to the Airports Council International report.

Gatwick Airport

Airport Code: LGW

Location: 29.5 miles (47.5 km) south of Central London

Focus City For: easyJet, TUI Airways

Hub For: British Airways, Norwegian Air Shuttle

Interesting Facts: It is the second-busiest airport by total passenger traffic in the UK, after Heathrow Airport. Gatwick is the ninth-busiest airport in Europe

London City Airport

Airport Code: LCY

Location: It is located in the Royal Docks in the London Borough of Newham, approximately 7 miles (11 km) east of the City of London and a shorter distance east of Canary Wharf.

Hub For: BA CityFlyer

Interesting Facts: London City served 4.5 million passengers in 2017. It is the fifth-busiest airport by passengers and aircraft movements—after Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted and Luton

Airline Choices

Departure Airport Arrival Airport Flight Type Airlines
EDI LHR Nonstop Easyjet, British Airways
EDI LHR Nonstop Easyjet, British Airways
GLA LTN, LGW, STN Nonstop Easyjet
GLA LHR, LGW, LCY Nonstop British Airways

How Long is the Flight from Edinburgh to London?

The flight time between Edinburgh and London is 1 hours, 10 minutes. The flight distance is 333 miles/535 km. The table below displays the flight distance and flight time for different departure-airport pairs.

Flight Flight Distance Flight Time
EDI to LHR 332 miles/534 km  1 hour 10 minutes
GLA to LCY 353 miles/569 km 1 hour 12 minutes
EDI to LGW 357 miles/574 km 1 hour 13 minutes
GLA to LHR 345 miles/555 km 1 hour 11 minutes

Also keep in mind the time difference between the two cities. London is 1 hour behind Edinburgh.

Note: The flight distance and time are for a nonstop flight (excluding any layover). The actual distance and time might vary, and are non-warranted. Check with your airlines to know precise information. 

Guide to Book a Cheap Ticket to London

Investing in the world’s best travel technologies and exercising the best customer service practices, we make it easy for you to book a cheap flight ticket from Edinburgh to London. Here are some expert’s clues when you look for ticket booking.

1. The cheapest month to fly to London from Edinburgh

 In the winter months – from November to February – the airfare drops along with temperature. Keeping your departure in winter, you can save big on your London flight ticket. Though the temperature drops, Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year celebration keeps the mood of visitors up and cheerful.

2. The cheapest day and time to fly to London from Edinburgh

Weekday flights are cheaper than weekend flights. If you are flexible, depart on a Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday. Time of departure is also crucial. If you manage to take a red-eye flight (departing late night or early morning) you can reduce your travel budget further.

3. The cheapest airlines to fly from Edinburgh to London

Flybe is the cheapest airlines to fly from Edinburgh to London. Cheapfaremart also helps you to find the best airfare from Edinburgh to London on other carriers. We request you to book your flight ticket at least 21 days ahead of your departure. It’s important that you pay attention to the terms and condition of the tickets. Most of the cheap flight tickets are nonrefundable and carriers also put restrictions on baggage by applying more fee.