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The best prices from Belfast to Edinburgh are usually found in March or September, booked 20 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Belfast (BHD) to Edinburgh (EDI)

All the information you need to plan the best BHD to EDI flight in 2021: compare Belfast to Edinburgh flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Edinburgh.
BF1 - EDI
Price
£57 - £116
EDI
Temperature
7 - 19 °C
EDI
Rainfall
37 - 63 mm

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 37% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 23% potential price drop

Average price

£73

Average for round-trip flights in April 2021

Round-trip from

£57

From Belfast to Edinburgh

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 Belfast to Edinburgh?

Flights from Belfast to Edinburgh are generally found to be more expensive on Thursday. 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 Edinburgh.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Belfast to Edinburgh, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 37% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from £90 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as £108.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Belfast to Edinburgh (BF1 - EDI)?

Unlike at midday, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 23% on flights from Belfast to Edinburgh by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

Cheap flights from Belfast to Edinburgh in April, May 2021

The best prices found for BHD to EDI flights in April, May
6 May - 9 May
£53pp
BFS
Belfast Intl
easyJet
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
easyJet
Direct
BFS
Belfast Intl
23 Apr - 25 Apr
£68pp
BFS
Belfast Intl
easyJet
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
easyJet
Direct
BFS
Belfast Intl
6 May - 9 May
£78pp
BHD
Belfast City
Aer Lingus
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Aer Lingus
Direct
BHD
Belfast City

Belfast to Edinburgh 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Edinburgh from Belfast found for this year
6 May - 9 May
£53pp
BFS
Belfast Intl
easyJet
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
easyJet
Direct
BFS
Belfast Intl
24 Nov - 26 Nov
£55pp
BFS
Belfast Intl
easyJet
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
easyJet
Direct
BFS
Belfast Intl
11 Jun - 13 Jun
£56pp
BFS
Belfast Intl
easyJet
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
easyJet
Direct
BFS
Belfast Intl

Direct flights to Edinburgh from Belfast

Save time with Belfast to Edinburgh direct flight deals
6 May - 9 May
£53pp
BFS
Belfast Intl
easyJet
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
easyJet
Direct
BFS
Belfast Intl
11 Jun - 13 Jun
£56pp
BFS
Belfast Intl
easyJet
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
easyJet
Direct
BFS
Belfast Intl
16 Jul - 18 Jul
£61pp
BFS
Belfast Intl
easyJet
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
easyJet
Direct
BFS
Belfast Intl

Last-minute flights from Belfast to Edinburgh

Late deals on return flights to Edinburgh from Belfast, departing today and this week
23 Apr - 25 Apr
£68pp
BFS
Belfast Intl
easyJet
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
easyJet
Direct
BFS
Belfast Intl
23 Apr - 25 Apr
£239pp
BHD
Belfast City
Multiple airlines
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
British Airways
 
1 STOP
BHD
Belfast City
23 Apr - 25 Apr
£288pp
BHD
Belfast City
KLM
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
KLM
 
1 STOP
BHD
Belfast City

One-way flights to Edinburgh from Belfast

The cheapest one-way flights from Belfast to Edinburgh
07:30 - 08:10
Ryanair
2 stops
24h 40m
BFS - EDI
Ryanair
£79
Gotogate
03:15 - 04:05
Aer Lingus
Direct
0h 50m
BHD - EDI
Aer Lingus
06:55 - 14:40
British Airways
1 stop
7h 45m
BHD - EDI
British Airways

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Belfast to Edinburgh

Are flight prices decreasing from Belfast to Edinburgh 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 Belfast and Edinburgh 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 Belfast to Edinburgh Turnhouse have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

easyJet, Flybe, and KLM are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Belfast to Edinburgh for under £73 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Belfast to Edinburgh for under £73. The cheapest flight booked recently is on easyJet for just £53, but on average you can expect to pay £78.

Are there direct flights from Belfast to Edinburgh for under £73 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Belfast to Edinburgh under £73. A good price for a direct flight from Belfast to Edinburgh is less than £83.

Are there last-minute flights available from Belfast to Edinburgh for under £73?

There are currently 3+ open flights from Belfast to Edinburgh within the next 7 days for less than £73.

Is Belfast weather warmer or cooler than Edinburgh?

With an average temperature of 19 °C, peak weather can be found in July. As a traveller, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Edinburgh are the same as in Belfast.

How long does is the flight from Belfast to Edinburgh?

Departing from Belfast to Edinburgh will take you 50m. Most flights are nonstop.

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

Currently priced at £54, easyJet will fly you from Belfast to Edinburgh and back. In addition to easyJet, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Aer Lingus and Ryanair - these airlines can fly you to your destination from £70 and £107, respectively. You may be able to fly from Belfast to Edinburgh for 27% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with easyJet, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at £24. Ryanair flights start at £56 while deals on Aer Lingus start at £85 one-way.

Destination information for Edinburgh

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Belfast to Edinburgh.
Flight duration
0h 51m
Average temperature for April in Edinburgh
12.0 °C
Avg rainfall for April in Edinburgh
37.0 mm

Airports servicing Belfast

Belfast City (BHD)

Airports servicing Edinburgh

Top 4 airlines flying from Belfast to Edinburgh

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Belfast to Edinburgh 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
Ryanair
£30 £72 No cancel fee N/A
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easyJet
£61 £106 No cancel fee 86%
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Flybe
£64 £122 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
£247 £500 No cancel fee 75%
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Hourly flight availability from Belfast to Edinburgh

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