Cheap flights from Edinburgh to Cardiff

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The best prices from Edinburgh to Cardiff are usually found in October or January, booked 34 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Edinburgh (EDI) to Cardiff (CWL)

All the information you need to plan the best EDI to CWL flight in 2021: compare Edinburgh to Cardiff flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Cardiff.
EDI - CWL
Price
£88 - £159
CWL
Temperature
8 - 20 °C
CWL
Rainfall
29 - 68 mm

Popular in

March

High demand for flights, 32% potential price rise

Cheapest in

October

Best time to find cheap flights, 19% potential price drop

Average price

£109

Average for round-trip flights in June 2021

Round-trip from

£88

From Edinburgh to Cardiff

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 Cardiff?

Leaving on a Tuesday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 71% on the overall cost on flights from Edinburgh to Cardiff.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Edinburgh to Cardiff, book at least 47 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 31% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from £150 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as £182.

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

Flights from Edinburgh to Cardiff lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Edinburgh to Cardiff in March, with the cheapest ticket starting at £95.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Edinburgh to Cardiff (EDI - CWL)?

When flying from Edinburgh to Cardiff, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the evening, which can drop the price by up to 26% versus a flight at midday.

Cheap flights from Edinburgh to Cardiff in June, July 2021

The best prices found for EDI to CWL flights in June, July
27 Jun - 2 Jul
£56pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
19 Jul - 22 Jul
£64pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
19 Jul - 29 Jul
£66pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

Edinburgh to Cardiff 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cardiff from Edinburgh found for this year
27 Jun - 2 Jul
£56pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
19 Jul - 22 Jul
£64pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
19 Jul - 29 Jul
£66pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

Direct flights to Cardiff from Edinburgh

Save time with Edinburgh to Cardiff direct flight deals
15 Sep - 19 Sep
£120pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Loganair
Direct
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
Loganair
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
22 Oct - 24 Oct
£132pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Loganair
Direct
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
Loganair
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
20 Aug - 22 Aug
£135pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Loganair
Direct
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
Loganair
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

Last-minute flights from Edinburgh to Cardiff

Late deals on return flights to Cardiff from Edinburgh, departing today and this week
27 Jun - 2 Jul
£56pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
27 Jun - 2 Jul
£87pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Ryanair
     
3 STOPS
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
1 Jul - 3 Jul
£136pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

One-way flights to Cardiff from Edinburgh

The cheapest one-way flights from Edinburgh to Cardiff
05:50 - 07:10
Loganair
Direct
1h 20m
EDI - CWL
Loganair
£70
lastminute.com
18:30 - 16:15
Ryanair
2 stops
21h 45m
EDI - CWL
Ryanair
£86
Kiwi.com
11:00 - 18:35
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
31h 35m
EDI - CWL
Multiple Airlines
£122
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Edinburgh to Cardiff

Are flight prices decreasing from Edinburgh to Cardiff 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 Cardiff 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.

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

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

Can I find flights from Edinburgh to Cardiff for under £72 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Edinburgh to Cardiff for under £72. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Ryanair for just £56, but on average you can expect to pay £93.

Are there direct flights from Edinburgh to Cardiff for under £144 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 10 direct flights from Edinburgh to Cardiff under £144. A good price for a direct flight from Edinburgh to Cardiff is less than £150.

Are there last-minute flights available from Edinburgh to Cardiff for under £72?

There are currently 17+ open flights from Edinburgh to Cardiff within the next 7 days for less than £72.

How popular is this flight route?

The Edinburgh Turnhouse to Cardiff Cardiff Wales flight path was viewed by 2,286 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Edinburgh or Cardiff?

Expected rainfall in Edinburgh is same as in Cardiff. You can expect this to be the case over the next 12 days.

Is Edinburgh weather warmer or cooler than Cardiff?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 20 °C on average in the month of July. The temperature in Cardiff is typically hotter than in Edinburgh. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long does is the flight from Edinburgh to Cardiff?

Loganair and Ryanair can get you from Edinburgh to Cardiff in just under 1h 20m. Your travel time can differ by up to 22h 55m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

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

Ryanair, at £57, was found to be the cheapest airline from Edinburgh to Cardiff.. You may be able to fly from Edinburgh to Cardiff for 47% less than the average price by searching for this airline.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Edinburgh to Cardiff one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as £21 on Ryanair. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Loganair from £58 and KLM from £123 one-way.

Alternative routes for Edinburgh to Cardiff

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Cardiff

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Edinburgh to Cardiff.
Flight duration
1h 20m
Average temperature for June in Cardiff
18.0 °C
Avg rainfall for June in Cardiff
33.0 mm

Airports servicing Edinburgh

Airports servicing Cardiff

Top 3 airlines flying from Edinburgh to Cardiff

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Edinburgh to Cardiff 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
easyJet
£55 £113 No cancel fee 86%
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Flybe
£85 £150 No cancel fee N/A

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

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KLM
£193 £267 No cancel fee 75%
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