Cheap flights from Edinburgh to Lerwick

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The best prices from Edinburgh to Lerwick are usually found in November or December, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Thursday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Edinburgh (EDI) to Lerwick (SDZ)

EDI - SDZ
Price
£220 - £381
SDZ
Temperature
6 - 15 °C
SDZ
Rainfall
49 - 135 mm
Popular in February High demand for flights, 25% potential price rise
Cheapest in November Best time to find cheap flights, 22% potential price drop
Average price £261 Average for round-trip flights in August 2020
Round-trip from £220 From Edinburgh to Lerwick
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 Edinburgh to Lerwick?

Leaving on a Thursday 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 10% on the overall cost on flights from Edinburgh to Lerwick.

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 60% 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 Edinburgh to Lerwick 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as £318, or £387 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Edinburgh to Lerwick?

Flights from Edinburgh to Lerwick lean towards being more expensive in February. Prices are generally better when you fly from Edinburgh to Lerwick in November, with the cheapest ticket starting at £210.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Edinburgh to Lerwick (EDI - SDZ)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Edinburgh to Lerwick in the midday. Doing so could potentially save you 46% on the flight price compared to flying in the evening, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Edinburgh to Lerwick in August, September 2020

The best prices found for EDI to SDZ flights in August, September
15 Aug - 17 Aug
£429pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Loganair
Direct
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
Loganair
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
14 Aug - 17 Aug
£448pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
Loganair
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
15 Aug - 17 Aug
£453pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
Loganair
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

Edinburgh to Lerwick 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Lerwick from Edinburgh found for this year
10 Sep - 13 Sep
£272pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Loganair
Direct
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
Loganair
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
15 Sep - 22 Sep
£273pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Loganair
Direct
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
Loganair
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
1 Sep - 15 Sep
£274pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Loganair
Direct
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
Loganair
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

Direct flights to Lerwick from Edinburgh

Save time with Edinburgh to Lerwick direct flight deals
10 Sep - 13 Sep
£272pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Loganair
Direct
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
Loganair
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
15 Sep - 22 Sep
£273pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Loganair
Direct
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
Loganair
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
1 Sep - 15 Sep
£274pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Loganair
Direct
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
Loganair
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

Last-minute flights from Edinburgh to Lerwick

Late deals on return flights to Lerwick from Edinburgh, departing today and this week
28 Jul - 31 Jul
£490pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Loganair
Direct
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
Loganair
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
28 Jul - 31 Jul
£513pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
Direct
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
28 Jul - 31 Jul
£567pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Loganair
Direct
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
Loganair
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

One-way flights to Lerwick from Edinburgh

The cheapest one-way flights from Edinburgh to Lerwick
03:25 - 07:10
Loganair
1 stop
3h 45m
EDI - LSI
Loganair
£245
Travelgenio
06:05 - 09:00
British Airways
2 stops
50h 55m
EDI - LSI
British Airways
13:30 - 03:55
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
14h 25m
EDI - LSI
Multiple Airlines
£330
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Edinburgh to Lerwick

Are flight prices decreasing from Edinburgh to Lerwick 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 Edinburgh and Lerwick 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.

Can I find flights from Edinburgh to Lerwick for under £300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Edinburgh to Lerwick for under £300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Loganair for just £272, but on average you can expect to pay £337.

Are there direct flights from Edinburgh to Lerwick for under £300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 18 direct flights from Edinburgh to Lerwick under £300. A good price for a direct flight from Edinburgh to Lerwick is less than £381.

Are there last-minute flights available from Edinburgh to Lerwick for under £500?

There are currently 5+ open flights from Edinburgh to Lerwick within the next 7 days for less than £500.

Is Edinburgh weather warmer or cooler than Lerwick?

With an average temperature of 19 °C, peak weather can be found in July. As a traveller, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Lerwick are colder than in Edinburgh.

How long does is the flight from Edinburgh to Lerwick?

For as low as £209, Loganair can have you in Lerwick from Edinburgh in 1h 30m. All flights are typically direct.

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

Flying on Loganair is currently your cheapest option to Lerwick, with prices starting at £209. This flight start at 26% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Loganair, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as £107. However, be on the lookout for offers from British Airways and KLM, as they are both options that can get you from Edinburgh to Lerwick for a low price.

Alternative routes for Edinburgh to Lerwick

Destination information for Lerwick

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Edinburgh to Lerwick
Flight duration
1h 28m
Average temperature for August in Lerwick
15.0 °C
Avg rainfall for August in Lerwick
73.0 mm

Airports servicing Edinburgh

Airports servicing Lerwick

Hourly flight availability from Edinburgh to Lerwick

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Weekly flight availability
from Edinburgh to Lerwick
Sunday
0 flights
Monday
4 daily flights
Tuesday
4 daily flights
Wednesday
4 daily flights
Thursday
4 daily flights
Friday
4 daily flights
Saturday
0 flights
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