Cheap flights from Edinburgh to Lerwick

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

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

All the information you need to plan the best EDI to SDZ flight in 2021: compare Edinburgh to Lerwick flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Lerwick.
EDI - SDZ
Price
£219 - £280
SDZ
Temperature
6 - 15 °C
SDZ
Rainfall
49 - 135 mm

Popular in

March

High demand for flights, 10% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 13% potential price drop

Round-trip from

£219

From Edinburgh to Lerwick

One-way from

£124

One-way flight 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 Wednesday 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 68% 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 £401, or £482 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 December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Edinburgh to Lerwick in March, with the cheapest ticket starting at £216.

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 morning. Doing so could potentially save you 39% on the flight price compared to flying in the evening, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Edinburgh to Lerwick in May, June 2021

The best prices found for EDI to SDZ flights in May, June
30 Jun - 30 Jun
£242pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Loganair
Direct
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
Loganair
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
7 Jun - 14 Jun
£325pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Loganair
Direct
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
Loganair
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
7 Jun - 14 Jun
£331pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
Loganair
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

Edinburgh to Lerwick 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Lerwick from Edinburgh found for this year
16 Jul - 22 Jul
£206pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Loganair
Direct
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
Loganair
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
4 Jul - 6 Jul
£208pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Loganair
Direct
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
Loganair
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
5 Aug - 11 Aug
£210pp
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
16 Jul - 22 Jul
£206pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Loganair
Direct
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
Loganair
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
4 Jul - 6 Jul
£208pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Loganair
Direct
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
Loganair
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
5 Aug - 11 Aug
£210pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Loganair
Direct
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
Loganair
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

One-way flights to Lerwick from Edinburgh

The cheapest one-way flights from Edinburgh to Lerwick
13:55 - 15:25
Loganair
Direct
1h 30m
EDI - LSI
Loganair
£124
Travel2Be
11:45 - 13:15
Loganair
Direct
1h 30m
EDI - LSI
Loganair
£204
Travel2Be
03:25 - 07:10
Loganair
1 stop
3h 45m
EDI - LSI
Loganair
£222
Travelgenio

Related info for your journey

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

Which airlines flying from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Lerwick have flexible changes due to COVID-19?

One of the carriers operating flights from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Lerwick that may be offering flexible change policies is Loganair. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

What airports do I use to fly from Edinburgh to Lerwick?

Lerwick All Airports is the airport most travellers will use when flying to Lerwick from Edinburgh Turnhouse. Booking flights from Turnhouse (EDI) to All Airports (SDZ) should be relatively easy as there are 2 daily flights to Lerwick from 1 airline. 1h 30m is how long a flight from Edinburgh to Lerwick All Airports will take if you book a nonstop flight.

Can I find flights from Edinburgh to Lerwick for under £216 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Edinburgh to Lerwick for under £216. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Loganair for just £206, but on average you can expect to pay £261.

Are there direct flights from Edinburgh to Lerwick for under £216 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 12 direct flights from Edinburgh to Lerwick under £216. A good price for a direct flight from Edinburgh to Lerwick is less than £302.

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 £207, Loganair can have you in Lerwick from Edinburgh in 1h 30m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Flying on Loganair is currently your cheapest option to Lerwick, with prices starting at £207. Another option worth looking into is British Airways, starting at £315 return. These flights start at 18% 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 £124.

Alternative routes for Edinburgh to Lerwick

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Lerwick

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Edinburgh to Lerwick.
Flight duration
1h 27m
Average temperature for May in Lerwick
10.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in Lerwick
49.0 mm

Airports servicing Edinburgh

Airports servicing Lerwick

Weekly flight availability
from Edinburgh to Lerwick
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Edinburgh to Lerwick.
Sunday
2 daily flights
Monday
4 daily flights
Tuesday
0 flights
Wednesday
0 flights
Thursday
4 daily flights
Friday
4 daily flights
Saturday
0 flights
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