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The best prices from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Beijing are usually found in June or November, booked 54 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Edinburgh (EDI) to Beijing (BJS)

All the information you need to plan the best EDI to BJS flight in 2021: compare Edinburgh to Beijing flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Beijing.
EDI - BJS
Price
£348 - £632
BJS
Temperature
-3 - 26 °C
BJS
Precipitation
0 - 220 mm

Popular in

August

High demand for flights, 27% potential price rise

Cheapest in

June

Best time to find cheap flights, 25% potential price drop

Average price

£398

Average for round-trip flights in 9월 2021

Round-trip from

348원

From Edinburgh Turnhouse to Beijing All airports (BJS)

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Edinburgh to Beijing?

Sunday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Edinburgh to Beijing. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Beijing.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Edinburgh to Beijing?

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 55 days in advance to save up to 35% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 55 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Edinburgh to Beijing 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as £555, or £623 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Edinburgh to Beijing?

June is one of the best times of the year to fly to Beijing from Edinburgh. Prices for June average £461 per person but you can even find prices for as low as £328. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of August. Opting for a June flight can save you 37% on your journey compared to booking in June

When is the cheapest time to fly from Edinburgh to Beijing (EDI - BJS)?

It’s optimal to fly from Edinburgh to Beijing in the morning. By choosing this option you can save up to 37% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Edinburgh to Beijing in September, October 2021

The best prices found for EDI to BJS flights in September, October
21 Oct - 4 Nov
£1,397pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
PKX
Beijing Daxing Intl
PKX
Beijing Daxing Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
21 Oct - 4 Nov
£1,637pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
PKX
Beijing Daxing Intl
PKX
Beijing Daxing Intl
China Southern
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
21 Oct - 4 Nov
£2,956pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
PKX
Beijing Daxing Intl
PKX
Beijing Daxing Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

Edinburgh Turnhouse to Beijing 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Beijing from Edinburgh found for this year
21 Oct - 4 Nov
£1,397pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
PKX
Beijing Daxing Intl
PKX
Beijing Daxing Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
21 Oct - 4 Nov
£1,637pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
PKX
Beijing Daxing Intl
PKX
Beijing Daxing Intl
China Southern
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
21 Oct - 4 Nov
£2,956pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
PKX
Beijing Daxing Intl
PKX
Beijing Daxing Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

One-way flights to Beijing from Edinburgh

The cheapest one-way flights from Edinburgh to Beijing
01:30 - 02:10
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
40h 40m
EDI - PEK
Multiple Airlines
£453
Kiwi.com
08:20 - 04:50
XiamenAir
2 stops
36h 30m
EDI - PKX
XiamenAir
£3,587
hutchgo.com
01:10 - 02:10
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
41h 00m
EDI - PEK
Multiple Airlines
£420
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Edinburgh to Beijing

What airport do you fly from for flights from Edinburgh to Beijing?

Edinburgh Turnhouse (EDI), located 6.8 mi from the city centre, is the airport you fly out of when you book flights from Edinburgh to Beijing. 8 airlines have flights from Turnhouse to Beijing on a regular basis. Booking flights from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Beijing should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 0 outbound flights to Beijing per day.

Which airlines flying from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Beijing have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Beijing have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Hainan Airlines, China Southern, and British Airways are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Hainan Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Are flight prices decreasing from Edinburgh to Beijing due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Edinburgh and Beijing for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Can I find flights from Edinburgh to Beijing for under £1,400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Edinburgh to Beijing for under £1,400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £1,397, but on average you can expect to pay £2,692.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Edinburgh to Beijing return?

Flying on XiamenAir is currently your cheapest option to Beijing, with prices starting at £3,387.

What are the cheapest flights from Edinburgh to Beijing?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Edinburgh to Beijing? While on average our users pay £729, our data indicates the cheapest price to be £334. The most popular route (Edinburgh Turnhouse - Beijing Capital), is priced around £808.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Edinburgh to Beijing?

Before booking your flight from Edinburgh to Beijing, check out the most popular airlines for this route: Air France, British Airways or China Southern.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Beijing, China

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Beijing from Edinburgh?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Beijing

Most visitors from Edinburgh Turnhouse will not be allowed to enter Beijing.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Edinburgh Turnhouse must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 48 hours before departing to Beijing.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Edinburgh Turnhouse are not required to quarantine after entering Beijing.

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Must be presented upon arrival


Do I need a test to fly back to Edinburgh from Beijing?

Returning to Edinburgh Turnhouse from Beijing

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Beijing must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Edinburgh Turnhouse.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Beijing are not required to quarantine after entering Edinburgh Turnhouse.

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Destination information for Beijing

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Edinburgh to Beijing.
Today's exchange rate
£1 = ¥8.84
Average temperature for September in Beijing
26.0 °C
Avg rainfall for September in Beijing
55.0 mm

Airports servicing Edinburgh

Airports servicing Beijing

Beijing Capital (PEK)
Beijing Daxing Intl (PKX)

Top 6 airlines flying from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Beijing

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Edinburgh to Beijing choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
China Southern
£320 £416 No cancel fee 69%
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Lufthansa
£340 £435 No cancel fee 76%
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Hainan Airlines
£356 £467 No cancel fee 61%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Hainan Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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KLM
£358 £489 No cancel fee 75%
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British Airways
£378 £424 No cancel fee 70%
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Emirates
£500 £597 No cancel fee 75%
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