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The lowest prices found within the past 7 days from Cardiff to Edinburgh were £32 for one-way flights and £80 for return flights, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Origin Airport IATA codeBRS
Destination Airport IATA codeGLA
Number Of Flight Options1
Flight Price£80
Average Flight Time1 hour 15 mins

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Helpful Cardiff to Edinburgh (BRS - GLA) Flight Information

Traveling From Cardiff
Origin Airport IATA Code BRS
Traveling To Edinburgh
Destination Airport IATA Code GLA
Number of Airlines Serving 1
Available Airlines easyJet
Distance 509 km
Direct Flight Time 1 15
Flight Price £80

FAQs about flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh

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

Stay informed about current flying restrictions and health guidelines by checking our Covid-19 Travel Advisor. This is the page to visit for all the latest requirements for your Cardiff to Edinburgh flight.

Is there a direct flight between Cardiff and Edinburgh?

The good thing about getting a plane from Cardiff to Edinburgh is that there are a couple of routes you can take. If you decide to go from Bristol Intl. Airport (BRS) to EDI, you'll have many airlines to take your pick of, including EasyJet. Prefer to depart from BRS and touch down at Glasgow Airport? Think about booking your ticket with EasyJet.

How long is a direct flight from Cardiff to Edinburgh?

Expect to be in your seat for a minimum of 1 hour and 10 minutes when flying between Cardiff and Edinburgh. However, this trip of 317 miles usually takes an average of 1 hour and 13 minutes. One way or the other, there'll be no stopovers, so you'll have more time to enjoy your break.

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 Cardiff to Edinburgh flights?

If you're wondering how to get from Cardiff to Edinburgh, here are the most popular flight routes:

  • Bristol Airport to Edinburgh Airport - 97 flights per week
  • Bristol Intl. Airport (BRS) to Glasgow Airport - 90 flights per week
  • CWL to GLA - 34 flights per week
What are some of the most popular airlines flying from Cardiff to Edinburgh?

Every airline has different perks and amenities. If you're jetting from Cardiff to Edinburgh, select your seat from one of the best six air carriers offering flights on this route:

  • TUI Airways with 320 flights every month.
  • Ryanair with 320 flights every month.
  • Aer Lingus with 147 flights every month.
  • EasyJet with 138 flights every month.
  • KLM with 112 flights every month.
  • with 17 flights every month.
How many flights are there from Cardiff to Edinburgh?

Spur-of-the-moment getaways can be lots of fun. With some 14 flights on offer from Cardiff to Edinburgh each day, you'll be able to choose a time that's right for you.

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 from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

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Cheap flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh 

Our advanced search tools and comprehensive filters help you find a flight that fits your budget. To search for cheap flights, just enter your travel dates and sort your results by price. With all available tickets listed lowest price first, it’s easy to select the one that’s easiest on your wallet.  

To find the cheapest flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh, you can also travel outside peak season. The more flexible you can be on travel dates, the easier it is to find those cheap flight tickets. We know, for example, that the cheapest time to travel between Cardiff to Edinburgh is January . In the current list of deals available, prices start at £80 and can rise to £104 for return flights.  

Find the best flight from Cardiff to Edinburgh  

Every day between Cardiff and Edinburgh, 2 flights from 1 airlines jet back and forth. And with ebookers, you can book tickets for any one of those flights. If you book a direct flight with easyJet, you’ll arrive safely in your destination in around 1hours. If you can think of a quicker way to cover the 509 km between null and null, let us know! 

Flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh — a great choice on great deals 

We only need a little information to give you a lot of choice. Just tell us when you’re planning your family holiday, long weekend, luxury getaway or quick business trip, and we’ll do the rest. And to keep your choice-making easy, we’ve given you plenty of ways to narrow down your search. Choose one-way, roundtrip or multi city flights, select your preferred airline, your time of arrival and departure and cabin class using the filters.  

Once you’ve told us what you want, we’ll show you what’s on offer. All you need to do is take your pick and start packing.  

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We want the experience of booking your flight from Cardiff to Edinburgh to be as simple as possible. That’s why we designed our search and filter options to make your life easy. Whether you are travelling on business or for pleasure, ebookers has you covered. 

When you’re ready to book, our service is always fast and transparent. We know plans change, so we have a range of flexible booking options. Choose between refundable bookings and flights with no charges should you need to rearrange and travel stress-free. 

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Courtyard by Marriott Edinburgh

Courtyard by Marriott Edinburgh

4 out of 5
1-3 Baxters Place, Edinburgh, Scotland
The price is £66 per night from 30 Jan to 31 Jan
Located in New Town, this hotel is steps away from Omni Centre Edinburgh, Princes Street and Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre. Royal Mile and St. Andrew Square are ...
4.2/5 Very Good! (10 reviews)
"Excellent hotel,"

Reviewed on 4 Jun 2021

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YOTEL Edinburgh

YOTEL Edinburgh

4 out of 5
Erskine House, Queen Street, Edinburgh, Scotland
The price is £55 per night from 30 Jan to 31 Jan
Located in New Town, this eco-friendly hotel is steps away from Georgian House and Princes Street. George Street and Usher Hall are also within 15 minutes. Edinburgh ...
4.4/5 Excellent! (20 reviews)
"Excellent. Others within my group stayed at Easy Hotel and regretted it. This hotel was great. Self check in and check out. Nice, big clean rooms. Electric bed, shampoo, conditioner and body wash all supplied. No daily room cleaning currently "due to covid" which seems a bit of a kop out.. 5 mins ..."

Reviewed on 25 Oct 2021

YOTEL Edinburgh
The Scotsman Hotel

The Scotsman Hotel

4 out of 5
20 North Bridge, Edinburgh, Scotland
The price is £137 per night from 30 Jan to 31 Jan
Located in Old Town Edinburgh, this boutique hotel is steps away from City Art Centre, Princes Street and Royal Mile. University of Edinburgh and Edinburgh Castle ...
4.3/5 Excellent! (22 reviews)
"Historic building ,close to rail station,central location.Friendly,professional staff."

Reviewed on 24 Jan 2019

The Scotsman Hotel

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Cairn Hotel

Cairn Hotel

3 out of 5
10-18 Windsor Street, Edinburgh, Scotland
The price is £42 per night from 30 Jan to 31 Jan
Located in Leith, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Princes Street and Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre. St. Andrew Square and George Street are also within ...
4.3/5 Excellent! (24 reviews)
"I liked how clean the hotel was and the staff were very friendly. Parking is a bit of a problem so we paid the £12 to park in the hotel parking, luckily for us there was a space left as there’s only a few. Breakfast was also very good, I would absolutely stay here again."

Reviewed on 17 Feb 2020

Cairn Hotel
Dalmahoy Hotel & Country Club

Dalmahoy Hotel & Country Club

4 out of 5
The price is £62 per night from 3 Feb to 4 Feb
This family-friendly Kirknewton hotel is located near the airport, within 2 mi (3 km) of Dalmahoy Golf Course and Heriot-Watt University. Edinburgh Corn Exchange ...
4.4/5 Wonderful! (17 reviews)
"Lovely staff and high standards of cleanliness. Breakfast was well organised though advise you to get in early especially weekends as queue forms for hot food. Glorious surroundings and convenient by car for Edinburgh. Jupiter art land nearby is worth a couple of hours to visit, an outdoors art gallery ..."

Reviewed on 22 Sep 2020

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Motel One Edinburgh - Royal

Motel One Edinburgh - Royal

3.5 out of 5
18-21 Market Street, Edinburgh, Scotland
The price is £69 per night from 27 Jan to 28 Jan
Located in Old Town Edinburgh, this hotel is steps away from Edinburgh Dungeon, Princes Street and Royal Mile. Edinburgh Castle and University of Edinburgh are ...
4.5/5 Wonderful! (13 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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*Savings based on all holiday package bookings with Flight + Hotel on from January 2017 to December 2017, as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages. For Free Flight or 100% Off Flight deals, package savings is greater than or equal to the current cost of one component, when both are priced separately.

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