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The best prices from Liverpool to Edinburgh are usually found in September or June, booked 50 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Tuesday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Liverpool (LPL) to Edinburgh (EDI)

All the information you need to plan the best LPL to EDI flight in 2021: compare Liverpool to Edinburgh flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Edinburgh.
LPL - EDI
Price
£111 - £210
EDI
Temperature
7 - 19 °C
EDI
Rainfall
37 - 63 mm

Popular in

May

High demand for flights, 34% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

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

Round-trip from

£111

From Liverpool to Edinburgh

One-way from

£76

One-way flight from Liverpool 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 Liverpool to Edinburgh?

Leaving on a Sunday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 43% on the overall cost on flights from Liverpool to Edinburgh.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Liverpool 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 Liverpool 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 Liverpool to Edinburgh (LPL - EDI)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Liverpool to Edinburgh in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 17% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Liverpool to Edinburgh in April, May 2021

The best prices found for LPL to EDI flights in April, May
25 May - 28 May
£75pp
LPL
Liverpool J. Lennon
Ryanair
     
3 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
LPL
Liverpool J. Lennon
25 May - 28 May
£82pp
LPL
Liverpool J. Lennon
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
LPL
Liverpool J. Lennon
25 May - 28 May
£106pp
LPL
Liverpool J. Lennon
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
LPL
Liverpool J. Lennon

Liverpool to Edinburgh 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Edinburgh from Liverpool found for this year
25 May - 28 May
£75pp
LPL
Liverpool J. Lennon
Ryanair
     
3 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
LPL
Liverpool J. Lennon
25 May - 28 May
£82pp
LPL
Liverpool J. Lennon
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
LPL
Liverpool J. Lennon
10 Sep - 12 Sep
£87pp
LPL
Liverpool J. Lennon
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
LPL
Liverpool J. Lennon

One-way flights to Edinburgh from Liverpool

The cheapest one-way flights from Liverpool to Edinburgh
05:25 - 10:40
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
29h 15m
LPL - EDI
Multiple Airlines
£76
Gotogate
15:35 - 12:15
easyJet
2 stops
20h 40m
LPL - EDI
easyJet
£107
Gotogate

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Flight FAQs

From Liverpool to Edinburgh

Are flight prices decreasing from Liverpool 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 Liverpool 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 Liverpool J. Lennon to Edinburgh Turnhouse have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Ryanair, easyJet, and Flybe flying from Liverpool J. Lennon to Edinburgh Turnhouse have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Liverpool to Edinburgh for under £146. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Ryanair for just £75, but on average you can expect to pay £188.

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

There are no direct flights from Liverpool 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, 551 users have taken a look at flights from Liverpool J. Lennon to Edinburgh Turnhouse.

Does it rain more in Liverpool or Edinburgh?

When travelling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Liverpool is roughly similar to Edinburgh. You can assume this to be the case over the next 15 days.

Is Liverpool weather warmer or cooler than Edinburgh?

Expect the weather to be around 20 °C on average in July. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Edinburgh is generally colder than in Liverpool.

What airports serve Liverpool to Edinburgh flights?

Travellers will find two airports offering Liverpool to Edinburgh flights. Liverpool John Lennon Airport is the only Liverpool airport, and can be found nine miles southeast of the city itself. The only airport in Edinburgh is Edinburgh Airport, which is located eight miles west of the city. Because this airport has just one terminal, travellers should expect some delay during peak travel times. However, travellers will find a number of conveniences available at this airport, including car hire options, a tram station, and the Airlink Express Bus station. Car hire companies that operate at this airport include Dollar, Avis, and Enterprise.

Which airlines fly directly from Liverpool to Edinburgh?

The only airline that offers direct transport from Liverpool to Edinburgh is Flybe. Note that this airline is only rated as being on time with roughly 80% of its flights. If and when there is a delay, it lasts for approximately 30 minutes, so travellers are urged to build this time into their travel schedule to avoid problems. Flight time averages 3h, 25m, but this can vary depending on weather and other factors.

What are the stopover options on flights from Liverpool to Edinburgh?

There are currently no stopover options with flights from Liverpool to Edinburgh. Direct flights are the only choice, and they are only available from a single airline – Flybe.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from Liverpool to Edinburgh?

No, there is no need for a passport or visa when traveling from Liverpool to Edinburgh. Scotland is part of the UK, so travellers will only require an acceptable form of national identification. A CitizenCard is the most useful, but a valid driving license will also be acceptable. For travellers with other forms of ID, it is recommended to check with the airline to ensure that it will be accepted prior to booking passage.

How long does is the flight from Liverpool to Edinburgh?

There are many flights that can get you from Liverpool to Edinburgh in 11h 35m. Fly via Ryanair to get the fastest option.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Liverpool to Edinburgh from £75 return. Users have found that Ryanair is 46% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Ryanair. According to our data, you can fly for as low as £25. Users have also found tickets on easyJet for as little as £62.

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

Airports servicing Liverpool

Airports servicing Edinburgh

Top 3 airlines flying from Liverpool to Edinburgh

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Liverpool 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
£90 £154 No cancel fee N/A
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Flybe
£80 £212 No cancel fee N/A

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easyJet
£120 £241 No cancel fee 86%
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