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The best prices from Cardiff to Edinburgh are usually found in January or September, booked 59 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Monday and return on a Wednesday

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

CWL - EDI
Price
£88 - £159
EDI
Temperature
7 - 19 °C
EDI
Rainfall
37 - 63 mm

Popular in

March

High demand for flights, 32% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 19% potential price drop

Average price

£99

Average for round-trip flights in October 2020

Round-trip from

£88

From Cardiff 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 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.

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

To save up to 38% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Cardiff to Edinburgh from £84 1-2 weeks out and tickets from £108 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Cardiff to Edinburgh is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the afternoon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the evening could potentially save you up to 8% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh in October, November 2020

The best prices found for CWL to EDI flights in October, November
30 Nov - 7 Feb
£138pp
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff-Wales Arpt
KLM
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
KLM
 
1 STOP
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff-Wales Arpt
29 Nov - 7 Feb
£145pp
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff-Wales Arpt
KLM
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
KLM
 
1 STOP
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff-Wales Arpt
27 Nov - 29 Nov
£152pp
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff-Wales Arpt
KLM
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
KLM
 
1 STOP
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff-Wales Arpt

Cardiff to Edinburgh 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Edinburgh from Cardiff found for this year
30 Nov - 7 Feb
£138pp
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff-Wales Arpt
KLM
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
KLM
 
1 STOP
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff-Wales Arpt
29 Nov - 7 Feb
£145pp
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff-Wales Arpt
KLM
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
KLM
 
1 STOP
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff-Wales Arpt
27 Nov - 29 Nov
£152pp
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff-Wales Arpt
KLM
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
KLM
 
1 STOP
CWL
Cardiff Cardiff-Wales Arpt

One-way flights to Edinburgh from Cardiff

The cheapest one-way flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh
12:25 - 11:15
KLM
1 stop
22h 50m
CWL - EDI
KLM
£96
KLM
12:25 - 17:05
KLM
1 stop
4h 40m
CWL - EDI
KLM
£139
Kiwi.com
12:25 - 17:05
KLM
1 stop
4h 40m
CWL - EDI
KLM
£159
lastminute.com

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Cardiff to Edinburgh flights.

Flight FAQs

From Cardiff to Edinburgh

Are flight prices decreasing from Cardiff 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 Cardiff 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 Cardiff Cardiff-Wales Arpt to Edinburgh Turnhouse have flexible changes due to COVID-19?

One of the carriers operating flights from Cardiff Cardiff-Wales Arpt to Edinburgh Turnhouse that may be offering flexible change policies is Flybe. 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 £153 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh for under £153. The cheapest flight booked recently is on KLM for just £138, but on average you can expect to pay £199.

Are there direct flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh for under £153 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh, 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?

Flights from Cardiff Cardiff-Wales Arpt to Edinburgh Turnhouse have been viewed 6,465 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in Cardiff or Edinburgh?

In Cardiff, there will be same rainfall in Cardiff compared to Edinburgh over the next 11 days.

Is Cardiff weather warmer or cooler than Edinburgh?

Temperatures around the 20 °Cs can be experienced in July. The weather in Edinburgh is colder than in Cardiff. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long does is the flight from Cardiff to Edinburgh?

There are many flights that can get you from Cardiff to Edinburgh in 11h 50m. Fly via KLM to get the fastest option.

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

KLM, at £138, was found to be the cheapest airline from Cardiff to Edinburgh..

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

For one-way options, check prices for KLM. According to our data, you can fly for as low as £96.

Alternative routes for Cardiff to Edinburgh

Destination information for Edinburgh

Things to know before you go. Useful 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

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