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The best prices from Leeds to Edinburgh are usually found in September or February, booked 42 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Leeds (LBA) to Edinburgh (EDI)

All the information you need to plan the best LBA to EDI flight in 2021: compare Leeds to Edinburgh flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Edinburgh.
LBA - EDI
Price
£128 - £180
EDI
Temperature
7 - 19 °C
EDI
Rainfall
37 - 63 mm

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 18% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop

Round-trip from

£128

From Leeds to Edinburgh

One-way from

£23

One-way flight from Leeds 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 Leeds to Edinburgh?

Users have found that leaving on a Sunday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 17% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 37% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 61 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Leeds to Edinburgh 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as £90, or £108 for flights within the next 24 hours.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Leeds to Edinburgh (LBA - EDI)?

When flying from Leeds to Edinburgh, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the afternoon, which can drop the price by up to 11% versus a flight at midday.

Cheap flights from Leeds to Edinburgh in April, May 2021

The best prices found for LBA to EDI flights in April, May
10 May - 13 May
£177pp
LBA
Leeds/Bradford
KLM
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
KLM
 
1 STOP
LBA
Leeds/Bradford
16 Apr - 23 Apr
£1,017pp
LBA
Leeds/Bradford
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LBA
Leeds/Bradford

Leeds to Edinburgh 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Edinburgh from Leeds found for this year
13 Aug - 20 Aug
£162pp
LBA
Leeds/Bradford
KLM
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
KLM
 
1 STOP
LBA
Leeds/Bradford
10 May - 13 May
£177pp
LBA
Leeds/Bradford
KLM
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
KLM
 
1 STOP
LBA
Leeds/Bradford
16 Apr - 23 Apr
£1,017pp
LBA
Leeds/Bradford
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LBA
Leeds/Bradford

One-way flights to Edinburgh from Leeds

The cheapest one-way flights from Leeds to Edinburgh
13:45 - 17:30
Ryanair
1 stop
3h 45m
LBA - EDI
Ryanair
£23
Gotogate
13:40 - 09:35
Ryanair
1 stop
19h 55m
LBA - EDI
Ryanair
£36
Gotogate
16:00 - 13:00
Aer Lingus
1 stop
21h 00m
LBA - EDI
Aer Lingus
£159
Priceline

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Leeds to Edinburgh

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Leeds/Bradford to Edinburgh Turnhouse that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Flybe, Ryanair, and KLM. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Leeds to Edinburgh for under £146. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Ryanair for just £82, but on average you can expect to pay £148.

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

There are no direct flights from Leeds 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?

Within the past month, 647 users have taken a look at flights from Leeds/Bradford to Edinburgh Turnhouse.

Does it rain more in Leeds or Edinburgh?

When travelling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Leeds is roughly greater than that of Edinburgh. You can assume this to be the case over the next 12 days.

Is Leeds weather warmer or cooler than Edinburgh?

Temperatures around the 19 °Cs can be experienced in July. The weather in Edinburgh is the same as in Leeds. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long does is the flight from Leeds to Edinburgh?

Departing from Leeds to Edinburgh will take you 10h 25m. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

According to our current data, Ryanair (£83), and KLM (£162) offers the cheapest pricing from Leeds to Edinburgh. Ryanair is currently priced 44% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

£23 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Ryanair. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Aer Lingus, with prices from £159.

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

Airports servicing Leeds

Airports servicing Edinburgh

Top 4 airlines flying from Leeds to Edinburgh

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Leeds 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
£85 £160 No cancel fee N/A
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Flybe
£85 £223 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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British Airways
£86 £232 No cancel fee 70%
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KLM
£184 £276 No cancel fee 75%
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