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Edinburgh (EDI) to China

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

To save up to 43% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 60 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Edinburgh to China from £487 1-2 weeks out and tickets from £600 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Flights from Edinburgh to China lean towards being more expensive in August. Prices are generally better when you fly from Edinburgh to China in November, with the cheapest ticket starting at £301.

Edinburgh to China 2021 flight deals

3 Nov - 7 Nov
£515pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
China Southern
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
China Southern
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
3 Nov - 7 Nov
£518pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
China Southern
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
China Southern
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
21 May - 16 Dec
£518pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Finnair
 
1 STOP
PEK
Beijing Capital
PEK
Beijing Capital
Finnair
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

One-way flights to China from Edinburgh

13:30 - 05:20
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
32h 50m
EDI - PVG
Multiple Airlines
14:00 - 02:35
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
29h 35m
EDI - PVG
Multiple Airlines
£683
DreamWorldTravel
07:20 - 05:50
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
39h 30m
EDI - PVG
Multiple Airlines
£289
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From Edinburgh to China

Are flight prices decreasing from Edinburgh to China 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 China 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 China have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

Can I find flights from Edinburgh to China for under £566 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Edinburgh to China for under £566. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Finnair for just £518, but on average you can expect to pay £597.

Are there direct flights from Edinburgh to China for under £495 on Cheapflights?

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

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

Air France, British Airways and Emirates are the most popular airlines when flying from Edinburgh to China.

What are the most popular routes from Edinburgh to China?

When deciding which route to take from Edinburgh to China, consider Edinburgh Turnhouse - Beijing Capital, Edinburgh Turnhouse - Beijing Daxing Intl or Edinburgh Turnhouse - Shanghai Hongqiao Intl, as they are the most popular.

What are the cheapest flights from Edinburgh to China?

On average you can expect to pay £837 for a flight from Edinburgh to China. The cheapest flight overall is £318 while the most popular route, (Edinburgh Turnhouse - Beijing Capital) is currently priced at £519.

How long does is the flight from Edinburgh to China?

There are many flights that can get you from Edinburgh to China in 12h 30m. Fly via China Southern, SAS, or XiamenAir to get the fastest option. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Edinburgh to China return?

Finnair, at £519, was found to be the cheapest airline from Edinburgh to China. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be SAS.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with XiamenAir, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at £592.

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Airports servicing Edinburgh

Airports servicing

Bijie Feixiong (BFJ)
Beihai (BHY)
Qinhuangdao Beidaihe (BPE)
Changde (CGD)
Zhengzhou (CGO)
Changchun (CGQ)

Top 10 airlines flying from Edinburgh to China

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Lufthansa
£383 £579 No cancel fee 76%
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British Airways
£451 £604 No cancel fee 70%
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Hainan Airlines
£430 £639 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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China Southern
£438 £640 No cancel fee 69%

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

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Air France
£496 £664 No cancel fee 77%
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XiamenAir
£496 £668 No cancel fee 49%

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

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Virgin Atlantic
£483 £697 No cancel fee 72%
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KLM
£450 £717 No cancel fee 75%
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SAS
£681 £829 No cancel fee 77%
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Emirates
£542 £841 No cancel fee 75%
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