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Origin Airport IATA codeLTN
Destination Airport IATA codeGLA
Flight Price£62

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Helpful London to Edinburgh (LON - GLA) Flight Information

Traveling From London
Origin Airport IATA Code LON
Traveling To Edinburgh
Destination Airport IATA Code GLA
Number of Airlines Serving 11
Available Airlines easyJet, British Airways
Distance 533 km
Direct Flight Time 1 25
Flight Price £62

FAQs about flights from London to Edinburgh

Is it possible to fly from London to Edinburgh right now?

Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor provides essential info about travelling from London to Edinburgh in these unusual times. You'll find everything from flying restrictions to health guidelines, as well as loads of other important information you should know about before you plan a flight.

Is there a direct flight between London and Edinburgh?

If you're ready to lock in your airfare from London to Edinburgh, you've got a bit of a decision to make. LHR to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) or Heathrow Airport to Glasgow Intl. Airport (GLA)? There are multiple carriers to take your pick of on the first route, including British Airways. On the second route, British Airways is one of the most highly regarded.

How long is a direct flight from London to Edinburgh?

Expect to be sitting in your seat for a minimum of 1 hour and 25 minutes when jetsetting from London to Edinburgh. However, this journey of 329 miles takes an average of 1 hour and 25 minutes. In any event, you won't have to stop anywhere, so you'll have extra time to enjoy your escape.

Can I cancel my flight booking to Edinburgh due to COVID-19?

As an Ebookers customer, you may be eligible for a no-change-fee cancellation for your Edinburgh booking and a credit that you can use for another flight. Your account is the place to go to see if your reservation has this flexibility. If you have any more questions, our Customer Service Portal is here to help.

What are the best airports for London to Edinburgh flights?

The most frequently flown routes between London and Edinburgh are:

  • Stansted Airport to EDI - 136 flights per week
  • London Airport (LGW-Gatwick) to Glasgow Airport (GLA-Glasgow Intl.) - 71 flights per week
  • Luton Airport (LTN) to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) - 60 flights per week
What are some of the most popular airlines flying from London to Edinburgh?

Whether it's quality food or warm service, we all have particular in-flight features we look for when deciding on an airline. Compare these reputable carriers to find out which one offers exactly what you're searching for:

  • Ryanair with 992 flights every month.
  • EasyJet with 429 flights every month.
  • British Airways with 399 flights every month.
  • TUI Airways with 364 flights every month.
  • KLM with 104 flights every month.
  • Norwegian Air Shuttle with 34 flights every month.
How many flights are there from London to Edinburgh?

With around 19 flights running between London and Edinburgh daily, it's never too late to organise a getaway to Edinburgh.

Is it possible to fly on an airline that employs social distancing and other COVID-19 measures?

Getting to your destination comfortably and confidently is as important as having a great holiday once you get there. Take the stress out of flying by choosing EasyJet, Ryanair or British Airways. They all employ social distancing rules and have COVID-19 measures in place, which may be capped capacity flights and keeping the middle seat empty.

What are the cheapest days to book a flight?

This is one is easy to remember: Flight Fridays. We found that tickets booked on a Friday resulted in the best deal on average in 2020. However, Wednesdays can be the worst days to purchase plane tickets, as it was the day with the highest average ticket price based on flight demand on ebookers in 2020.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

When analysing flight demand on ebookers in 2020, Monday turned out to be the cheapest day to fly. That's definitely something to consider when booking your next trip! Weekends may seem like the most logical time to start your holiday, but airline tickets were on average more expensive for flights departing on Saturdays, so keep this in mind when planning for your next trip.

*According to flight demand on ebookers.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

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Place to stay after flight from London to Edinburgh

Courtyard by Marriott Edinburgh

Courtyard by Marriott Edinburgh

4 out of 5
1-3 Baxters Place, Edinburgh, Scotland
The price is £93 per night from 3 Oct to 3 Oct
Located in New Town, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Princes Street, Royal Mile and Princes Street Gardens. Palace of Holyroodhouse and Edinburgh Castle ...
4.3/5Excellent! (9 reviews)
"Excellent hotel,"

Reviewed on 4 Jun 2021

Courtyard by Marriott Edinburgh
Leonardo Royal Edinburgh Haymarket

Leonardo Royal Edinburgh Haymarket

4 out of 5
1 Morrison Link, Midlothian, Edinburgh, Scotland
The price is £64 per night from 10 Oct to 10 Oct
Located in Haymarket, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC), Princes Street and Usher Hall. George Street ...
3.6/5Good! (24 reviews)
"Nice large room, pleasant staff & close to city centre"

Reviewed on 24 Jul 2021

Leonardo Royal Edinburgh Haymarket
Motel One Edinburgh-Royal

Motel One Edinburgh-Royal

3.5 out of 5
18-21 Market Street, Edinburgh, Scotland
The price is £84 per night from 3 Oct to 3 Oct
Located in Old Town Edinburgh, this hotel is steps away from Princes Street, Royal Mile and Edinburgh Dungeon. The Hub and Camera Obscura and World of Illusions ...
4.5/5Wonderful! (16 reviews)
"The hotel is located in Old Town,good food,friendly staff,super clean,certainly we’ll be back!"

Reviewed on 14 Aug 2021

Motel One Edinburgh-Royal

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ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge - Royal Mile

ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge - Royal Mile

3 out of 5
77 South Bridge, Edinburgh, Scotland
The price is £72 per night from 3 Oct to 3 Oct
Located in Old Town Edinburgh, this eco-friendly hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Princes Street, Royal Mile, and Festival Theatre. National Museum of Scotland ...
3.9/5Good! (17 reviews)
"Location is fantastic, staff were fine , but there was no heating facilities except aircondition"

Reviewed on 8 Mar 2020

ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge - Royal Mile
Apex Waterloo Place Hotel

Apex Waterloo Place Hotel

4 out of 5
23-27 Waterloo Place, Edinburgh, Scotland
The price is £122 per night from 10 Oct to 10 Oct
Located in Old Town Edinburgh, this spa hotel is steps away from Waterloo Place and Princes Street. Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre and George Street are also within ...
4.7/5Exceptional! (23 reviews)
"I loved everything! The hotel is amazing! The local is perfect because You can go anywhere quickly."

Reviewed on 26 Sep 2020

Apex Waterloo Place Hotel
Novotel Edinburgh Centre

Novotel Edinburgh Centre

4 out of 5
80 Lauriston Place, Edinburgh, Scotland
The price is £85 per night from 3 Oct to 3 Oct
Located in Old Town Edinburgh, this eco-friendly hotel is within a 10-minute walk of The Meadows, Grassmarket, and Royal Mile. University of Edinburgh and Usher ...
3.9/5Good! (21 reviews)
"Disappointing stay at the Novotel. I actually cancelled another hotel to stay here so we could use the pool, wish I hadn’t now. It was ok. Parking for a start was hard! Was told there were no spaces but when we looked there were loads. Asked for a double room, got a twin, no mention of my requests. ..."

Reviewed on 5 Sep 2021

Novotel Edinburgh Centre
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