Cheap flights from Glasgow to Edinburgh

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Glasgow (GLA) to Edinburgh (EDI)

All the information you need to plan the best GLA to EDI flight in 2021: compare Glasgow to Edinburgh flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Edinburgh.
GG1 - EDI
Price
£153 - £256
EDI
Temperature
7 - 19 °C
EDI
Rainfall
37 - 63 mm

Popular in

February

High demand for flights, 25% potential price rise

Cheapest in

October

Best time to find cheap flights, 21% potential price drop

Round-trip from

£153

From Glasgow to Edinburgh

One-way from

£75

One-way flight from Glasgow 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 Glasgow to Edinburgh?

Friday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Glasgow to Edinburgh. 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 Glasgow to Edinburgh?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 61 days in advance, which can save you up to 37% on flights from Glasgow to Edinburgh compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 61 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at £90. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from £108.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Glasgow to Edinburgh (GG1 - EDI)?

It’s optimal to fly from Glasgow to Edinburgh at midday. By choosing this option you can save up to 45% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Glasgow to Edinburgh in April, May 2021

The best prices found for GLA to EDI flights in April, May
16 Apr - 18 Apr
£264pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
KLM
 
1 STOP
GLA
Glasgow Intl
16 Apr - 18 Apr
£350pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
KLM
 
1 STOP
GLA
Glasgow Intl

Glasgow to Edinburgh 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Edinburgh from Glasgow found for this year
20 Sep - 20 Sep
£105pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
GLA
Glasgow Intl
16 Apr - 18 Apr
£264pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
KLM
 
1 STOP
GLA
Glasgow Intl
16 Apr - 18 Apr
£350pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
KLM
 
1 STOP
GLA
Glasgow Intl

One-way flights to Edinburgh from Glasgow

The cheapest one-way flights from Glasgow to Edinburgh
18:20 - 16:25
Ryanair
2 stops
22h 05m
GLA - EDI
Ryanair
£75
Gotogate
10:55 - 13:30
easyJet
1 stop
26h 35m
GLA - EDI
easyJet
£121
Gotogate
06:35 - 12:55
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
30h 20m
GLA - EDI
Multiple Airlines
£317
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Glasgow</span> to <span class="emphasized">Edinburgh</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Glasgow to Edinburgh

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

Flybe, British Airways, 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.

Can I find flights from Glasgow to Edinburgh for under £146 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Glasgow to Edinburgh for under £146. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £105, but on average you can expect to pay £105.

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

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

Is Glasgow weather warmer or cooler than Edinburgh?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 19 °Cs in July, on average. The temperature in Edinburgh is generally the same as in Glasgow. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

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

£46 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Ryanair. You may also be able to find cheap deals on easyJet and British Airways, with prices starting from £89 and £576, respectively.

Alternative routes for Glasgow 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 Glasgow to Edinburgh.
Average temperature for April in Edinburgh
12.0 °C
Avg rainfall for April in Edinburgh
37.0 mm

Airports servicing Glasgow

Glasgow Intl (GLA)
Prestwick (PIK)

Airports servicing Edinburgh

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