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Cheap flights from Melbourne Airport to Edinburgh from £545

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 30/7. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel.
MEL — EDI
23 Jul — 30 Jul1
1 adult
Tue 23/7
Tue 30/7

The best prices from Melbourne to Edinburgh Turnhouse are usually found in February or November, booked 68 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Wednesday

Cheap flight deals from Melbourne to Edinburgh

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Melbourne (MEL) to Edinburgh (EDI). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 18 July 2024.

Round-trip from

£931

One-way from

£545

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

February
23/8-17/9
  • 23/8-17/9
  • 4 total stops
  • 83h 15m total
  • Melbourne to Edinburgh
30/7
  • 30/7
  • 2 total stops
  • 32h 15m total
  • Melbourne to Edinburgh
High demand for flights, 21% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 10% potential price drop

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Melbourne Airport to Edinburgh?

Saturday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Melbourne Airport 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 Melbourne Airport to Edinburgh?

Users have found that booking a flight from Melbourne Airport to Edinburgh at least 54 days early can save you up to 33% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 54 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Melbourne Airport to Edinburgh for as little as £1,287 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 £1,377 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Melbourne Airport to Edinburgh?

The best pricing can be found in the month of February. Prices to Edinburgh from Melbourne Airport average £1,311. You can even find prices in February for less than £1,311, as users have found deals to Edinburgh from as low as £841. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Edinburgh from Melbourne Airport. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 26%.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from MEL to EDI?

When flying from Melbourne Airport to Edinburgh, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap China Southern flights from Melbourne to Edinburgh

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by China Southern for the route between Melbourne and Edinburgh. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 996,417 searches. Data last updated 18 July 2024.
Peruse some of the lowest-priced China Southern flights we've found from Melbourne to Edinburgh. Make sure to check back often as deals are often changing.
Mon 9/910:20MEL - EDI
2 stops55h 05mChina Southern
Wed 9/1009:10EDI - MEL
2 stops38h 30mChina Southern
Deal found 17/7£1,024
Sun 1/921:00MEL - EDI
2 stops59h 05mChina Southern
Tue 1/1006:00EDI - MEL
2 stops41h 40mChina Southern
Deal found 17/7£1,059

Cheap Virgin Australia flights from Melbourne to Edinburgh

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Virgin Australia for the route between Melbourne and Edinburgh. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 996,417 searches. Data last updated 18 July 2024.
To aid your search, here are some of the cheapest Virgin Australia flights we've found from Melbourne to Edinburgh. If these deals don't fit your criteria, make sure to check back soon as new deals are always added.
Tue 19/1122:30MEL - EDI
1 stop25h 10mVirgin Australia
Thu 19/1207:30EDI - MEL
1 stop28h 35mVirgin Australia
Deal found 17/7£1,406
Tue 6/821:00MEL - EDI
1 stop42h 30mVirgin Australia
Tue 20/808:00EDI - MEL
2 stops27h 40mVirgin Australia
Deal found 17/7£1,424
Mon 9/921:00MEL - EDI
1 stop42h 30mVirgin Australia
Wed 9/1008:00EDI - MEL
1 stop30h 30mVirgin Australia
Deal found 17/7£1,528
Thu 26/921:00MEL - EDI
1 stop25h 10mVirgin Australia
Thu 10/1014:45EDI - MEL
1 stop23h 45mVirgin Australia
Deal found 17/7£1,617
Fri 3/122:30MEL - EDI
1 stop25h 10mVirgin Australia
Fri 31/114:10EDI - MEL
1 stop41h 15mVirgin Australia
Deal found 17/7£1,684
Sun 1/915:05MEL - EDI
1 stop24h 25mVirgin Australia
Tue 1/1014:45EDI - MEL
1 stop23h 45mVirgin Australia
Deal found 17/7£1,908

Cheap Melbourne to Edinburgh flights in July & August 2024

Find cheap flight options from Melbourne to Edinburgh specifically for the months of July and August 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 996,417 searches. Prices were last updated on 18 July 2024.
The lowest fares we've come across on flights travelling from Melbourne to Edinburgh in July and August 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
Mon 5/810:20MEL - EDI
2 stops54h 15mChina Southern
Mon 12/806:00EDI - MEL
2 stops28h 20mChina Southern
Deal found 18/7£760
Tue 6/807:15MEL - EDI
2 stops43h 05mMultiple Airlines
Tue 20/805:55EDI - MEL
2 stops42h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7£1,001
Mon 5/810:20MEL - EDI
2 stops54h 15mMultiple Airlines
Mon 12/813:25EDI - MEL
3 stops34h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7£1,209
Mon 5/810:20MEL - EDI
2 stops54h 15mMultiple Airlines
Mon 12/808:00EDI - MEL
1 stop30h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7£1,279
Mon 5/812:45MEL - EDI
3 stops41h 00mMultiple Airlines
Mon 12/813:25EDI - MEL
3 stops34h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7£1,291
Fri 16/821:00MEL - EDI
2 stops29h 15mFinnair
Thu 29/818:00EDI - MEL
2 stops27h 15mFinnair
Deal found 18/7£1,293
Mon 5/821:00MEL - EDI
1 stop25h 10mQatar Airways
Mon 12/814:45EDI - MEL
1 stop23h 45mQatar Airways
Deal found 18/7£1,394
Tue 6/815:05MEL - EDI
1 stop24h 25mQatar Airways
Tue 20/808:00EDI - MEL
1 stop30h 30mQatar Airways
Deal found 18/7£1,395
Tue 6/821:00MEL - EDI
1 stop42h 30mVirgin Australia
Tue 20/808:00EDI - MEL
2 stops26h 30mVirgin Australia
Deal found 18/7£1,424

Melbourne to Edinburgh 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Melbourne and Edinburgh in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 996,417 searches. Data last updated 18 July 2024.
The lowest fares we've come across on flights travelling from Melbourne to Edinburgh in July and August 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
Mon 5/810:20MEL - EDI
2 stops54h 15mChina Southern
Mon 12/806:00EDI - MEL
2 stops28h 20mChina Southern
Deal found 18/7£760
Mon 14/1016:50MEL - EDI
2 stops27h 20mMultiple Airlines
Mon 28/1014:20EDI - MEL
2 stops28h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7£956
Tue 6/807:15MEL - EDI
2 stops43h 05mMultiple Airlines
Tue 20/805:55EDI - MEL
2 stops42h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7£1,001
Thu 26/910:20MEL - EDI
2 stops39h 20mChina Southern
Thu 10/1017:25EDI - MEL
2 stops54h 15mChina Southern
Deal found 18/7£1,025
Mon 14/1011:20MEL - EDI
2 stops35h 15mMultiple Airlines
Mon 28/1014:10EDI - MEL
1 stop41h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7£1,042
Sun 13/1000:30MEL - EDI
2 stops49h 20mTurkish Airlines
Mon 28/1016:30EDI - MEL
2 stops41h 15mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 18/7£1,069
Mon 14/1022:20MEL - EDI
2 stops45h 20mMultiple Airlines
Mon 28/1016:30EDI - MEL
3 stops50h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7£1,107
Sun 13/1000:30MEL - EDI
2 stops29h 45mMultiple Airlines
Mon 28/1014:10EDI - MEL
1 stop41h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7£1,116
Tue 5/1100:30MEL - EDI
2 stops44h 45mTurkish Airlines
Thu 23/116:30EDI - MEL
2 stops41h 15mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 17/7£1,147

One-way flights to Edinburgh from Melbourne

Search for one-way flight options from Melbourne to Edinburgh. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 996,417 searches. Data last updated 18 July 2024.
Some of the best available deals we've found on one-way flights from Melbourne to Edinburgh. Those needing a return flight from Melbourne to Edinburgh can use the search form above.
Tue 30/721:30MEL - EDI
2 stops32h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/7£545
Mon 29/723:45MEL - EDI
3 stops45h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/7£575
Mon 29/721:20MEL - EDI
2 stops27h 30mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 18/7£587
Mon 29/721:20MEL - EDI
2 stops27h 30mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 17/7£589
Mon 29/723:45MEL - EDI
3 stops45h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7£591
Mon 29/721:20MEL - EDI
1 stop27h 30mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 18/7£595
Wed 7/810:20MEL - EDI
2 stops33h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/7£670
Wed 7/810:20MEL - EDI
2 stops54h 15mChina Southern
Deal found 17/7£696
Tue 30/723:10MEL - EDI
3 stops41h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/7£735

Find flights from Melbourne to Edinburgh within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Melbourne to Edinburgh that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 996,417 searches. Data last updated 18 July 2024.

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MelbourneEdinburgh Turnhouse

MEL - EDI

MELEDI

Melbourne

Fri 23/8

2 stops42h 15m

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Tue 17/9

2 stops41h 00m

£931

MelbourneEdinburgh Turnhouse

MEL - EDI

MELEDI

Melbourne

Mon 9/9

2 stops55h 05m

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Wed 9/10

2 stops38h 30m

£1,024

MelbourneEdinburgh Turnhouse

MEL - EDI

MELEDI

Melbourne

Sun 13/10

2 stops49h 20m

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Mon 28/10

2 stops41h 15m

£1,069

MelbourneEdinburgh Turnhouse

MEL - EDI

MELEDI

Melbourne

Tue 5/11

2 stops41h 05m

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Wed 22/1

2 stops55h 50m

£1,137

MelbourneEdinburgh Turnhouse

MEL - EDI

MELEDI

Melbourne

Mon 14/10

1 stop31h 05m

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Mon 28/10

1 stop23h 55m

£1,243

MelbourneEdinburgh Turnhouse

MEL - EDI

MELEDI

Melbourne

Fri 16/8

2 stops29h 15m

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Thu 29/8

2 stops27h 15m

£1,249

MelbourneEdinburgh Turnhouse

MEL - EDI

MELEDI

Melbourne

Tue 5/11

1 stop23h 50m

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Wed 22/1

1 stop22h 45m

£1,300

MelbourneEdinburgh Turnhouse

MEL - EDI

MELEDI

Melbourne

Tue 19/11

1 stop25h 10m

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Thu 19/12

1 stop28h 35m

£1,406

MelbourneEdinburgh Turnhouse

MEL - EDI

MELEDI

Melbourne

Thu 26/9

1 stop24h 25m

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Thu 10/10

2 stops27h 15m

£1,462

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Deals found on 16/7

How far ahead should I book a flight from Melbourne Airport to Edinburgh?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Melbourne to Edinburgh. Price data was last updated on 12 July 2024.
To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight from Melbourne Airport to Edinburgh, you should look to book at least 67 days in advance of your intended travel date. The price of your flight may increase if you delay and leave booking until a week or so before departure.
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What is the cheapest day to fly from Melbourne Airport to Edinburgh?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Melbourne to Edinburgh. Price data was last updated on 14 July 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Melbourne Airport to Edinburgh flight should consider departing on Wednesday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Sunday afternoons flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from Melbourne to Edinburgh

Have a flexible travel schedule? Discover the best time to fly to Edinburgh from Melbourne with our price prediction graph.
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Rates are based on past data. Find the cheapest month and day to book your flight based on your travel requirements, then search for cheap deals.

Temperature and rainfall in Edinburgh by month

Plan your trip to Edinburgh by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

EDI

Temperature

4 - 15 °C

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Edinburgh, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, July is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 15.0 C. Travellers hoping to avoid the cold should look outside of January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 4.0 C).

Reviews of airlines servicing Edinburgh

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Edinburgh. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Edinburgh. Reviews last updated 18 July 2024.
See what other customers who have flown with China Southern, Virgin Australia and British Airways from Melbourne to Edinburgh have to say. You can also see how each airline compares in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.1
Very Good
3,769 reviews

Food

7.9

Comfort

8.0

Boarding

8.1

Entertainment

8.3

Crew

8.3

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

The seats were very uncomfortable. I along with maybe 4 other passengers were never given our breakfast meal. The attendant completely forgot about us. For such a long flight the seats should be made with more comfort in mind. Just because it is economy doesn’t mean we don’t deserve comfort.

8.1
Very Good
3,769 reviews
8.1
Very Good
3,769 reviews

Food

7.9

Comfort

8.0

Boarding

8.1

Entertainment

8.3

Crew

8.3

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

The seats were very uncomfortable. I along with maybe 4 other passengers were never given our breakfast meal. The attendant completely forgot about us. For such a long flight the seats should be made with more comfort in mind. Just because it is economy doesn’t mean we don’t deserve comfort.

8.0
Very Good
188 reviews
8.1
Very Good
3,769 reviews

Food

7.9

Comfort

8.0

Boarding

8.1

Entertainment

8.3

Crew

8.3

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

The seats were very uncomfortable. I along with maybe 4 other passengers were never given our breakfast meal. The attendant completely forgot about us. For such a long flight the seats should be made with more comfort in mind. Just because it is economy doesn’t mean we don’t deserve comfort.

7.9
Good
1,427 reviews
8.1
Very Good
3,769 reviews

Food

7.9

Comfort

8.0

Boarding

8.1

Entertainment

8.3

Crew

8.3

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

The seats were very uncomfortable. I along with maybe 4 other passengers were never given our breakfast meal. The attendant completely forgot about us. For such a long flight the seats should be made with more comfort in mind. Just because it is economy doesn’t mean we don’t deserve comfort.

7.7
Good
1,808 reviews
8.1
Very Good
3,769 reviews

Food

7.9

Comfort

8.0

Boarding

8.1

Entertainment

8.3

Crew

8.3

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

The seats were very uncomfortable. I along with maybe 4 other passengers were never given our breakfast meal. The attendant completely forgot about us. For such a long flight the seats should be made with more comfort in mind. Just because it is economy doesn’t mean we don’t deserve comfort.

7.7
Good
1,334 reviews
8.1
Very Good
3,769 reviews

Food

7.9

Comfort

8.0

Boarding

8.1

Entertainment

8.3

Crew

8.3

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

The seats were very uncomfortable. I along with maybe 4 other passengers were never given our breakfast meal. The attendant completely forgot about us. For such a long flight the seats should be made with more comfort in mind. Just because it is economy doesn’t mean we don’t deserve comfort.

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from Melbourne to Edinburgh. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.
  • What airport do you fly into for flights to Edinburgh from Melbourne?

    Located just 6.8 mi from the city center, Edinburgh Turnhouse is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Edinburgh from Melbourne. Booking flights from Melbourne to Turnhouse (EDI) should be relatively easy as there are 0 daily inbound flights from Melbourne from 2 different airlines.

  • Can I find flights from Melbourne Airport to Edinburgh for under £1,000 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne Airport to Edinburgh for under £1,000. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £931, but on average you can expect to pay £1,082.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from Melbourne Airport to Edinburgh round-trip?

    Currently priced at £1,024, China Southern will fly you from Melbourne Airport to Edinburgh and back. In addition to China Southern, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Turkish Airlines and Etihad Airways - these airlines can fly you to your destination from £1,069 and £1,137, respectively. You may be able to fly from Melbourne Airport to Edinburgh for 21% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

  • What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Melbourne Airport to Edinburgh one-way?

    For one-way options, check prices for Turkish Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as £587. Users have also found prices from £696 and £794 on China Southern and Qatar Airways, respectively.

  • What does MEL to EDI mean?

    This is defined as Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport (EDI). Codes like Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport are often used to just call airports uniquely.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Melbourne to Edinburgh that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Melbourne to Edinburgh flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Melbourne to Edinburgh with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Melbourne to Edinburgh flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Melbourne to Edinburgh that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Melbourne to Edinburgh flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Melbourne to Edinburgh?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Melbourne to Edinburgh.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Melbourne to Edinburgh?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Melbourne to Edinburgh by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Melbourne to Edinburgh that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Melbourne to Edinburgh offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Melbourne to Edinburgh?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Melbourne to Edinburgh flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Melbourne Airport to Edinburgh flight deals updated?

    The Melbourne Airport to Edinburgh flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 18/7.

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Melbourne Airport to Edinburgh?

    Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Melbourne Airport to Edinburgh (average of £78). Flying from Melbourne Airport to Edinburgh in December is currently the most expensive (average of £109). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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Top 2 airlines flying from Melbourne to Edinburgh

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British AirwaysCheapest£979Average£1,323FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time70%
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Qatar AirwaysCheapest£1,184Average£1,364FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%
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