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How to find the cheapest flight from
Edinburgh (EDI) to City (LCY)

All the information you need to plan the best EDI to LCY flight in 2021: compare Edinburgh to City flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in City.
EDI - LCY
Price
£103 - £122
LCY
Temperature
9 - 23 °C
LCY
Rainfall
35 - 71 mm

Popular in

January

High demand for flights, 9% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 7% potential price drop

Average price

£108

Average for round-trip flights in May 2021

Round-trip from

£103

From Edinburgh to City

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Edinburgh to City?

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 58 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 58 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 City 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as £81, or £98 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Flights from Edinburgh to City lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Edinburgh to City in March, with the cheapest ticket starting at £46.

Cheap flights from Edinburgh to City in May, June 2021

The best prices found for EDI to LCY flights in May, June
25 May - 1 Jun
£103pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
British Airways
Direct
LCY
London City
LCY
London City
British Airways
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
2 Jun - 3 Jun
£105pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
British Airways
Direct
LCY
London City
LCY
London City
British Airways
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
21 May - 3 Jun
£107pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
BA CityFlyer
Direct
LCY
London City
LCY
London City
BA CityFlyer
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

Edinburgh to City 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to City from Edinburgh found for this year
24 Sep - 27 Sep
£97pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
British Airways
Direct
LCY
London City
LCY
London City
British Airways
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
1 Oct - 3 Oct
£98pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
BA CityFlyer
Direct
LCY
London City
LCY
London City
BA CityFlyer
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
31 Aug - 6 Sep
£99pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
British Airways
Direct
LCY
London City
LCY
London City
British Airways
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

Direct flights to City from Edinburgh

Save time with Edinburgh to City direct flight deals
24 Sep - 27 Sep
£97pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
British Airways
Direct
LCY
London City
LCY
London City
British Airways
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
1 Oct - 3 Oct
£98pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
BA CityFlyer
Direct
LCY
London City
LCY
London City
BA CityFlyer
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
31 Aug - 6 Sep
£99pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
British Airways
Direct
LCY
London City
LCY
London City
British Airways
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

Last-minute flights from Edinburgh to City

Late deals on return flights to City from Edinburgh, departing today and this week
13 May - 16 May
£158pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
British Airways
Direct
LCY
London City
LCY
London City
British Airways
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
13 May - 16 May
£161pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
British Airways
Direct
LCY
London City
LCY
London City
British Airways
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
13 May - 16 May
£162pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
British Airways
Direct
LCY
London City
LCY
London City
British Airways
Direct
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

One-way flights to City from Edinburgh

The cheapest one-way flights from Edinburgh to City
04:50 - 06:20
BA CityFlyer
Direct
1h 30m
EDI - LCY
BA CityFlyer
14:40 - 14:25
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
47h 45m
EDI - LCY
Multiple Airlines
£84
Kiwi.com
15:15 - 16:45
British Airways
Direct
1h 30m
EDI - LCY
British Airways

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Edinburgh to City

Are flight prices decreasing from Edinburgh to City 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 City 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 London City have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Edinburgh Turnhouse to London City have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Flybe, British Airways, and easyJet are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Flybe with this kind of flexibility.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Edinburgh to London City?

Located just 6.8 mi from the city centre, Edinburgh Turnhouse is the airport most travellers will use when flying to London City from Edinburgh. Booking flights from Turnhouse (EDI) to London City should be relatively easy as there are 0 daily outbound flights to London City from 6 different airlines.

Can I find flights from Edinburgh to City for under £144 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Edinburgh to City for under £144. The cheapest flight booked recently is on British Airways for just £97, but on average you can expect to pay £110.

Are there direct flights from Edinburgh to City for under £144 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Edinburgh to City under £144. A good price for a direct flight from Edinburgh to City is less than £109.

Are there last-minute flights available from Edinburgh to City for under £216?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Edinburgh to City within the next 7 days for less than £216.

What days are direct flights available from Edinburgh to City?

Direct flights can be found on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday.

Does it rain more in Edinburgh or City?

Edinburgh will have less rainfall in 2 compared to City over the next 12 days.

Is Edinburgh weather warmer or cooler than City?

Temperatures around the 23 °Cs can be experienced in July. The weather in City is hotter than in Edinburgh. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long does is the flight from Edinburgh to City?

Airlines like British Airways and BA CityFlyer fly from Edinburgh to City in about 1h 30m. The time it takes to get you to your destination is usually consistent. All flights are typically direct.

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

Flying on British Airways is currently your cheapest option to City, with prices starting at £98. Another option worth looking into is BA CityFlyer, starting at £98 return. British Airways is currently priced 11% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

For one-way options, check prices for BA CityFlyer. According to our data, you can fly for as low as £54. Users have also found tickets on British Airways for as little as £60.

Alternative routes for Edinburgh to City

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

Destination information for City

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Edinburgh to City.
Flight duration
1h 23m
Average temperature for May in City
18.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in City
51.0 mm

Airports servicing Edinburgh

Airports servicing London

Top 5 airlines flying from Edinburgh to City

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Edinburgh to City 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
£41 £69 No cancel fee N/A
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easyJet
£71 £116 No cancel fee 86%
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Flybe
£86 £147 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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Virgin Atlantic
£94 £172 No cancel fee 72%
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British Airways
£110 £183 No cancel fee 70%
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Hourly flight availability from Edinburgh to City

See what time of day planes typically take off from Edinburgh towards City.
Morning 6 AM to midday 66% of flight departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 33% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of flight departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Edinburgh to City
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Edinburgh to City.
Sunday
0 flights
Monday
1 daily flight
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
0 flights
Thursday
0 flights
Friday
0 flights
Saturday
0 flights
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