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The best prices from Cardiff Cardiff Wales to Edinburgh Turnhouse are usually found in September or October, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

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

All the information you need to plan the best CWL to EDI flight in 2021: compare Cardiff to Edinburgh flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Edinburgh.
CWL - EDI
Price
£123 - £166
EDI
Temperature
4 - 15 °C
EDI
Precipitation
30 - 60 mm

Popular in

August

High demand for flights, 12% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop

Round-trip from

£90

From Cardiff Cardiff Wales to Edinburgh Turnhouse

One-way from

£76

One-way flight from Cardiff Cardiff Wales to Edinburgh Turnhouse

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 Cardiff to Edinburgh?

Flying to your destination on a Friday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Edinburgh. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of September. Prices to Edinburgh from Cardiff average £107. You can even find prices in September for less than £107, as users have found deals to Edinburgh from as low as £67. The month of August appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Edinburgh from Cardiff. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 13%.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Cardiff to Edinburgh at least 61 days early can save you up to 47% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 61 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh for as little as £117 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as £152 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

It’s optimal to fly from Cardiff to Edinburgh in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 3% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh in October, November 2021

The best prices found for CWL to EDI flights in October, November
1 Nov - 3 Nov
£52pp
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
8 Nov - 10 Nov
£54pp
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
12 Nov - 13 Nov
£55pp
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales

Cardiff Cardiff Wales to Edinburgh 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Edinburgh from Cardiff found for this year
1 Nov - 3 Nov
£52pp
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
8 Nov - 10 Nov
£54pp
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
12 Nov - 13 Nov
£55pp
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales

Direct flights to Edinburgh from Cardiff

Save time with Cardiff to Edinburgh direct flight deals
3 Feb - 7 Feb
£131pp
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
Loganair
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Loganair
Direct
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
27 Mar - 30 Mar
£134pp
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
Loganair
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Loganair
Direct
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
18 Mar - 20 Mar
£134pp
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
Loganair
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Loganair
Direct
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales

Last-minute flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh

Late deals on return flights to Edinburgh from Cardiff, departing today and this week
21 Oct - 22 Oct
£182pp
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
Multiple airlines
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
21 Oct - 22 Oct
£184pp
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
Multiple airlines
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Ryanair
   
2 STOPS
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
20 Oct - 22 Oct
£204pp
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales
Multiple airlines
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff Wales

One-way flights to Turnhouse from Cardiff

The cheapest one-way flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh
08:25 - 06:50
Ryanair
2 stops
22h 25m
CWL - EDI
Ryanair
£76
Gotogate
03:55 - 14:45
Vueling
2 stops
10h 50m
CWL - EDI
Vueling
£87
Kiwi.com
07:40 - 09:00
Loganair
Direct
1h 20m
CWL - EDI
Loganair
£89
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Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Cardiff to Edinburgh

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Cardiff Cardiff Wales to Edinburgh Turnhouse 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 Cardiff to Edinburgh for under £100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh for under £100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Ryanair for just £51, but on average you can expect to pay £77.

Are there direct flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh for under £200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh under £200. A good price for a direct flight from Cardiff to Edinburgh is less than £191.

Are there last-minute flights available from Cardiff to Edinburgh for under £200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh within the next 7 days for less than £200.

How popular is this Cardiff to Edinburgh flight route?

The Cardiff Cardiff Wales to Edinburgh Turnhouse flight path was viewed by 6,465 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

Flying on Ryanair is currently your cheapest option to Edinburgh, with prices starting at £51. Users have found that Ryanair is 52% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as £25 on Ryanair. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Vueling from £48 and Loganair from £81 one-way.

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

Flybe, KLM and easyJet are the most popular airlines when flying from Cardiff to Edinburgh.

What are the cheapest flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh?

While on average a flight from Cardiff to Edinburgh is generally £78, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is £30. When looking at the most popular route, (Cardiff Cardiff Wales - Edinburgh Turnhouse), you can expect to pay £52 for that flight.

Destination information for Edinburgh

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Cardiff to Edinburgh.
Average temperature for October in Edinburgh
13.0 °C
Avg rainfall for October in Edinburgh
60.0 mm

Airports servicing Cardiff

Airports servicing Edinburgh

Top 3 airlines flying from Cardiff Cardiff Wales to Edinburgh Turnhouse

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Cardiff 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
£50 £92 No cancel fee 86%
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Flybe
£61 £113 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
£142 £219 No cancel fee 75%
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Hourly flight availability from Cardiff to Edinburgh

See what time of day planes typically take off from Cardiff towards Edinburgh.
Morning 6 AM to midday 66% of flight departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 33% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of flight departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Cardiff to Edinburgh
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Cardiff to Edinburgh.
Sunday
0 flights
Monday
1 daily flight
Tuesday
0 flights
Wednesday
1 daily flight
Thursday
1 daily flight
Friday
0 flights
Saturday
0 flights
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