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The best prices from Edinburgh to Los Angeles are usually found in February or January, booked 59 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Sunday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Edinburgh (EDI) to Los Angeles (LAX)

All the information you need to plan the best EDI to LAX flight in 2021: compare Edinburgh to Los Angeles flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Los Angeles.
EDI - LAX
Price
£332 - £624
LAX
Temperature
20 - 32 °C
LAX
Rainfall
0 - 123 mm

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 31% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 23% potential price drop

Average price

£396

Average for round-trip flights in May 2021

Round-trip from

£332

From Edinburgh to Los Angeles

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 Los Angeles?

Users have found that flying from Edinburgh to Los Angeles on a Saturday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 61 days in advance, which can save you up to 40% on flights from Edinburgh to Los Angeles compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 61 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at £385. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from £458.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Edinburgh to Los Angeles?

Our data shows that November tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Los Angeles from Edinburgh. Users have commonly found prices around £367 for the month, but tickets can be as low as £254. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in July.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Edinburgh to Los Angeles (EDI - LAX)?

When flying from Edinburgh to Los Angeles, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight at midday, which can drop the price by up to 19% versus a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Edinburgh to Los Angeles in May, June 2021

The best prices found for EDI to LAX flights in May, June
1 Jun - 8 Jun
£453pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Virgin Atlantic
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Virgin Atlantic
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
1 Jun - 8 Jun
£475pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Virgin Atlantic
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Virgin Atlantic
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
1 Jun - 8 Jun
£479pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Virgin Atlantic
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Virgin Atlantic
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

Edinburgh to Los Angeles 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles from Edinburgh found for this year
10 Nov - 28 Nov
£406pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Virgin Atlantic
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Virgin Atlantic
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
10 Nov - 28 Nov
£407pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Virgin Atlantic
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
10 Nov - 28 Nov
£421pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Virgin Atlantic
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Virgin Atlantic
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

One-way flights to Los Angeles from Edinburgh

The cheapest one-way flights from Edinburgh to Los Angeles
02:00 - 06:25
Virgin Atlantic
2 stops
36h 25m
EDI - LAX
Virgin Atlantic
02:00 - 15:00
Delta
2 stops
21h 00m
EDI - LAX
Delta
£409
Delta
02:00 - 15:09
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
21h 09m
EDI - LAX
Multiple Airlines
£484
easyJet worldwide

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Flight FAQs

From Edinburgh to Los Angeles

Are flight prices decreasing from Edinburgh to Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

British Airways, KLM, and United Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Edinburgh to Los Angeles for under £495 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Edinburgh to Los Angeles for under £495. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Virgin Atlantic for just £453, but on average you can expect to pay £535.

Are there direct flights from Edinburgh to Los Angeles for under £424 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Edinburgh to Los Angeles, 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?

The Edinburgh Turnhouse to Los Angeles flight path was viewed by 2,151 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Edinburgh or Los Angeles?

In Edinburgh, there will be greater rainfall in Edinburgh compared to Los Angeles over the next 12 days.

Is Edinburgh weather warmer or cooler than Los Angeles?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 32 °C on average in the month of August. The temperature in Los Angeles is typically hotter than in Edinburgh. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long does is the flight from Edinburgh to Los Angeles?

There are many flights that can get you from Edinburgh to Los Angeles in 13h 50m. Fly via Virgin Atlantic, KLM, or Aer Lingus to get the fastest option. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Edinburgh to Los Angeles return?

Our cheapest airline available from Edinburgh to Los Angeles is Virgin Atlantic. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as £454 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are KLM and SAS, starting at £515 and £531 round-trip.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Virgin Atlantic, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as £274. However, be on the lookout for offers from Delta and British Airways, as they are both options that can get you from Edinburgh to Los Angeles for a low price.

Alternative routes for Edinburgh to Los Angeles

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

Destination information for Los Angeles

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Edinburgh to Los Angeles.
Today's exchange rate
£1 = $1.42
Average temperature for May in Los Angeles
26.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in Los Angeles
6.0 mm

Airports servicing Edinburgh

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Top 10 airlines flying from Edinburgh to Los Angeles

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Edinburgh to Los Angeles 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
Air France
£400 £554 No cancel fee 77%
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KLM
£442 £619 No cancel fee 75%
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Air Canada
£442 £621 No cancel fee 67%
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Delta
£299 £623 No cancel fee N/A
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Brussels Airlines
£453 £660 No cancel fee N/A
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Iberia
£372 £674 No cancel fee 77%
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United Airlines
£422 £700 No cancel fee 69%
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British Airways
£120 £710 No cancel fee 70%
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Finnair
£370 £721 No cancel fee 76%
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Virgin Atlantic
£437 £735 No cancel fee 72%
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