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 Wednesday

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

EDI - CWL
Price
£89 - £161
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

£93

Average for round-trip flights in January 2021

Round-trip from

£89

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 75% 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 £152 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as £185.

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 £96.

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 25% versus a flight at midday.

Edinburgh to Cardiff 2021 flight deals

21 May - 24 May
£134pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
KLM
 
1 STOP
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff-Wales Arpt
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff-Wales Arpt
KLM
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
26 May - 3 Jun
£207pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff-Wales Arpt
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff-Wales Arpt
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
26 May - 3 Jun
£213pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff-Wales Arpt
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff-Wales Arpt
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

One-way flights to Cardiff from Edinburgh

00:50 - 04:45
KLM
1 stop
3h 55m
EDI - CWL
KLM
£94
Gotogate
05:10 - 05:15
KLM
1 stop
24h 05m
EDI - CWL
KLM
£98
KLM
06:35 - 04:45
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
22h 10m
EDI - CWL
Multiple Airlines
£205
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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 Arpt have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Flybe, KLM, and easyJet flying from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Cardiff Cardiff-Wales Arpt have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Edinburgh to Cardiff for under £146 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Edinburgh to Cardiff for under £146. The cheapest flight booked recently is on KLM for just £134, but on average you can expect to pay £185.

Are there direct flights from Edinburgh to Cardiff for under £146 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Edinburgh to Cardiff, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

How popular is this flight route?

The Edinburgh Turnhouse to Cardiff Cardiff-Wales Arpt 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 14 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?

KLM can get you from Edinburgh to Cardiff in just under 12h 20m. Your travel time can differ by up to .

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

KLM, at £135, was found to be the cheapest airline from Edinburgh to Cardiff..

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 £94 on KLM.

Alternative routes for Edinburgh to Cardiff

Destination information for Cardiff

Average temperature for January in Cardiff
8.0 °C
Avg rainfall for January in Cardiff
61.0 mm

Airports servicing Edinburgh

Airports servicing Cardiff

Top 3 airlines flying from Edinburgh to Cardiff

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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