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The best prices from Bristol to Edinburgh are usually found in January or June, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Bristol (BRS) to Edinburgh (EDI)

All the information you need to plan the best BRS to EDI flight in 2021: compare Bristol to Edinburgh flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Edinburgh.
BRS - EDI
Price
£60 - £87
EDI
Temperature
7 - 19 °C
EDI
Rainfall
37 - 63 mm

Popular in

May

High demand for flights, 13% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop

Average price

£79

Average for round-trip flights in April 2021

Round-trip from

£60

From Bristol 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 Bristol to Edinburgh?

Users have found that flying from Bristol to Edinburgh on a Friday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 37% by booking at least 61 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Bristol to Edinburgh within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at £90.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Bristol to Edinburgh (BRS - EDI)?

When flying from Bristol to Edinburgh, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight at midday, which can drop the price by up to 15% versus a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Bristol to Edinburgh in April, May 2021

The best prices found for BRS to EDI flights in April, May
21 May - 23 May
£47pp
BRS
Bristol
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
BRS
Bristol
11 May - 18 May
£50pp
BRS
Bristol
easyJet
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
easyJet
Direct
BRS
Bristol
13 May - 18 May
£52pp
BRS
Bristol
easyJet
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
easyJet
Direct
BRS
Bristol

Bristol to Edinburgh 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Edinburgh from Bristol found for this year
21 May - 23 May
£47pp
BRS
Bristol
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
BRS
Bristol
11 May - 14 May
£50pp
BRS
Bristol
easyJet
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
easyJet
Direct
BRS
Bristol
13 May - 18 May
£52pp
BRS
Bristol
easyJet
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
easyJet
Direct
BRS
Bristol

Direct flights to Edinburgh from Bristol

Save time with Bristol to Edinburgh direct flight deals
11 May - 18 May
£50pp
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Bristol
easyJet
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
easyJet
Direct
BRS
Bristol
13 May - 18 May
£52pp
BRS
Bristol
easyJet
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
easyJet
Direct
BRS
Bristol
10 May - 18 May
£52pp
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Bristol
easyJet
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
easyJet
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Bristol

Last-minute flights from Bristol to Edinburgh

Late deals on return flights to Edinburgh from Bristol, departing today and this week
22 Apr - 23 Apr
£65pp
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Bristol
easyJet
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
easyJet
Direct
BRS
Bristol

One-way flights to Edinburgh from Bristol

The cheapest one-way flights from Bristol to Edinburgh
09:15 - 14:25
easyJet
1 stop
5h 10m
BRS - EDI
easyJet
£67
easyJet worldwide
03:20 - 09:15
Ryanair
3 stops
29h 55m
BRS - EDI
Ryanair
£107
FlyFar
13:20 - 06:45
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
17h 25m
BRS - EDI
Multiple Airlines
£183
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Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Bristol to Edinburgh

Edinburgh is the stately capital city of Scotland. Over 4 million visitors tread its hilly streets a year, peering up at the royal castles, Medieval old town and Neoclassical museums. Meanwhile, Arthur’s Seat is a taste of the dramatic mountains and lakes that lie just outside the city limits. All your shopping, eating and drinking needs are met, too, thanks to the city’s 24/7 offering of world-class restaurants and grand shopping streets. Plus, getting to Edinburgh is easy – just hop on a direct hour-long flight from Bristol.

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

easyJet, KLM, and Ryanair 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.

Are flight prices decreasing from Bristol 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 Bristol 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.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Bristol to Edinburgh for under £73. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Ryanair for just £47, but on average you can expect to pay £58.

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

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Bristol to Edinburgh under £73. A good price for a direct flight from Bristol to Edinburgh is less than £60.

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

There are currently 1+ open flights from Bristol to Edinburgh within the next 7 days for less than £73.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 11,294 users have taken a look at flights from Bristol to Edinburgh Turnhouse.

Does it rain more in Bristol or Edinburgh?

The rainfall in Bristol is generally less than the rainfall in Edinburgh. This will continue over the next 19 days.

Is Bristol weather warmer or cooler than Edinburgh?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 22 °C range in July. The weather in Edinburgh is generally colder than Bristol's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long is the flight from Bristol to Edinburgh?

Direct flights are around 1 hour 10 minutes long. It’s usually not worth looking at indirect flights for such a short trip – they can last for up to 31 hours.

Which airlines operate flights from Bristol to Edinburgh?

EasyJet puts on direct flights, while carriers like KLM and Aer Lingus offer doable indirect flights.

How frequent are flights between Bristol and Edinburgh?

Direct flights from Bristol to Edinburgh take off up to 4 times a day. Choose a flight with a stopover to get a choice of up to 40 flights.

Which airports serve Bristol and Edinburgh?

Planes fly between Bristol Airport and Edinburgh Airport.

Which direct flight route between Bristol and Edinburgh is cheapest?

The cheapest flights from Bristol to Edinburgh usually take off in the evening. The streets, spires and hills of Edinburgh have inspired a host of writers and thinkers – from J. K. Rowling to Robert Louis Stevenson. In fact, you can’t move for tripping over a cultural must-see. Royal lodgings include Holyrood Castle, Edinburgh Castle and the HMR Britannia ocean liner. Meanwhile, the Scottish National Gallery and Scottish National Portrait Gallery showcase ever-changing exhibitions. There’s a great entertainment scene, too – from touring West End shows and student clubs to historic pubs and poetry jams. The best views in the house come courtesy of Arthur’s Seat. Zigzag up the footpaths here to glimpse the most spectacular views in Edinburgh. Check out our smart search engine – it’ll dig up the cheapest Bristol to Edinburgh flights.

How long does is the flight from Bristol to Edinburgh?

Departing from Bristol to Edinburgh will take you 1h 10m. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Bristol to Edinburgh from £48 return. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is easyJet. Ryanair is currently priced 37% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Ryanair, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at £22. easyJet flights start at £26 while deals on KLM start at £123 one-way.

Alternative routes for Bristol to Edinburgh

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

Destination information for Edinburgh

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Bristol to Edinburgh.
Flight duration
1h 14m
Average temperature for April in Edinburgh
12.0 °C
Avg rainfall for April in Edinburgh
37.0 mm

Airports servicing Bristol

Airports servicing Edinburgh

Top 6 airlines flying from Bristol to Edinburgh

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Bristol 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
easyJet
£62 £126 No cancel fee 86%
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Ryanair
£64 £132 No cancel fee N/A
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Flybe
£83 £156 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
£197 £336 No cancel fee 75%
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Aer Lingus
£396 £450 No cancel fee N/A
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Lufthansa
£3,611 £3,922 No cancel fee 76%
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Hourly flight availability from Bristol to Edinburgh

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Weekly flight availability
from Bristol to Edinburgh
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Bristol to Edinburgh.
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Monday
1 daily flight
Tuesday
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