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Edinburgh (EDI) to California

All the information you need to plan the best EDI to LAX flight in 2022: compare Edinburgh to California flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in California.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Edinburgh to California (EDI - CA)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Edinburgh to California as you normally would.

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

February is one of the best times of the year to fly to California from Edinburgh. Prices for February average £628 per person but you can even find prices for as low as £432. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of July. Opting for a February flight can save you 18% on your journey compared to booking in July

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Edinburgh to California at least 44 days early can save you up to 37% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 44 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Edinburgh to California for as little as £740 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as £871 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

Cheap flights from Edinburgh to California in July, August 2022

The best prices found for EDI to California flights in July, August
23 Aug - 27 Sep
£470pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
26 Aug - 27 Sep
£517pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
24 Aug - 24 Sep
£523pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Aer Lingus
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Aer Lingus
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

Edinburgh Turnhouse to California 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to California from Edinburgh found for this year
28 Sep - 30 Sep
£459pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Aer Lingus
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Aer Lingus
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
24 Sep - 4 Oct
£460pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Aer Lingus
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Aer Lingus
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
6 Oct - 22 Oct
£465pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Aer Lingus
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Aer Lingus
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

Last-minute flights from Edinburgh to California

Late deals on return flights to California from Edinburgh, departing today and this week
10 Jul - 17 Jul
£803pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
10 Jul - 17 Jul
£814pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
10 Jul - 17 Jul
£819pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

One-way flights to California from Edinburgh

The cheapest one-way flights from Edinburgh to California
02:45 - 08:05
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
37h 20m
EDI - LAX
Multiple Airlines
£201
Kiwi.com
02:45 - 08:05
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
37h 20m
EDI - LAX
Multiple Airlines
£247
Kiwi.com
05:50 - 12:35
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
38h 45m
EDI - LAX
Multiple Airlines
£321
Kiwi.com

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Flight FAQs

From Edinburgh to California

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

Edinburgh Turnhouse (EDI) is the airport you will fly out of if you book a flight from Edinburgh to California. It is only a 6.8 mi journey to Turnhouse (EDI) from Edinburgh’s city center.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Edinburgh Turnhouse to California that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are British Airways, Virgin Atlantic, and KLM. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Edinburgh to California for under £500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Edinburgh to California for under £500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Aer Lingus for just £460, but on average you can expect to pay £487.

Are there last-minute flights available from Edinburgh to California for under £900?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Edinburgh to California within the next 7 days for less than £900.

How popular is this Edinburgh to California flight route?

Within the past month, 1,442 users have taken a look at flights from Edinburgh Turnhouse to California.

What are the most popular routes from Edinburgh to California?

When deciding which route to take from Edinburgh to California consider Edinburgh Turnhouse - San Francisco, Edinburgh Turnhouse - San Jose or Edinburgh Turnhouse - Los Angeles as they are the most popular.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Edinburgh to California are American Airlines, Air Canada and Air France. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from Edinburgh to California?

On average you can expect to pay £4,786 for a flight from Edinburgh to California. The cheapest flight overall is £321 while the most popular route, (Edinburgh Turnhouse - San Francisco) is currently priced at £459.

COVID Restrictions

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

Information is based on travel restrictions from Edinburgh Turnhouse to California

Most visitors from Edinburgh Turnhouse need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter California.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Edinburgh Turnhouse are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering California.

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

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

Returning to Edinburgh Turnhouse from California

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from California are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Edinburgh Turnhouse.

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

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Destination points for flights from Edinburgh to California

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Destination information for California

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Edinburgh to California.
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Top 10 airlines flying from Edinburgh Turnhouse to California

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Edinburgh to California 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
Flybe
£91 £138 No cancel fee N/A

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Virgin Atlantic
£327 £602 No cancel fee 72%
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Lufthansa
£340 £749 No cancel fee 76%
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Scandinavian Airlines
£343 £473 No cancel fee 77%
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United Airlines
£367 £850 No cancel fee 69%
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Air Canada
£414 £612 No cancel fee 67%
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KLM
£415 £610 No cancel fee 75%
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American Airlines
£467 £732 No cancel fee 71%
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Finnair
£469 £699 No cancel fee 76%
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Aer Lingus
£473 £589 No cancel fee N/A
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