Cheap flights from Edinburgh to Manchester

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The best prices from Edinburgh to Manchester are usually found in November or September, booked 45 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Edinburgh (EDI) to Manchester (MAN)

All the information you need to plan the best EDI to MAN flight in 2021: compare Edinburgh to Manchester flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Manchester.
EDI - MAN
Price
£69 - £101
MAN
Temperature
7 - 21 °C
MAN
Rainfall
50 - 88 mm

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 18% potential price rise

Cheapest in

November

Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop

Average price

£88

Average for round-trip flights in May 2021

Round-trip from

£69

From Edinburgh to Manchester

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 Manchester?

Sunday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 26%.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 67% by booking at least 48 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Edinburgh to Manchester within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at £117.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in January. For low rates, April can be a great choice for travel to Manchester. Flights to Manchester from Edinburgh in April are about £95 on average during April, but can be found for as low as £74.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Edinburgh to Manchester (EDI - MAN)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Edinburgh to Manchester at midday. Doing so could potentially save you 12% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Edinburgh to Manchester in May, June 2021

The best prices found for EDI to MAN flights in May, June
11 Jun - 13 Jun
£48pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
MAN
Manchester
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
8 Jun - 9 Jun
£58pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
MAN
Manchester
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
8 Jun - 9 Jun
£59pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
MAN
Manchester
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

Edinburgh to Manchester 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Manchester from Edinburgh found for this year
11 Jun - 13 Jun
£48pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
MAN
Manchester
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
8 Jun - 9 Jun
£58pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
MAN
Manchester
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
8 Jun - 9 Jun
£59pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
MAN
Manchester
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

Last-minute flights from Edinburgh to Manchester

Late deals on return flights to Manchester from Edinburgh, departing today and this week
17 May - 22 May
£88pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Ryanair
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester
MAN
Manchester
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
18 May - 27 Jun
£111pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
MAN
Manchester
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
18 May - 27 Jun
£125pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
MAN
Manchester
Ryanair
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

One-way flights to Manchester from Edinburgh

The cheapest one-way flights from Edinburgh to Manchester
10:15 - 19:30
Ryanair
3 stops
57h 15m
EDI - MAN
Ryanair
£92
Kiwi.com
04:40 - 12:05
Aer Lingus
1 stop
7h 25m
EDI - MAN
Aer Lingus
£137
Priceline
03:55 - 12:35
British Airways
1 stop
8h 40m
EDI - MAN
British Airways
£150
Travelgenio

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Flight FAQs

From Edinburgh to Manchester

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Manchester have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Flybe, easyJet, and British Airways 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.

Can I find flights from Edinburgh to Manchester for under £71 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Edinburgh to Manchester for under £71. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Ryanair for just £48, but on average you can expect to pay £71.

Are there direct flights from Edinburgh to Manchester for under £71 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Edinburgh to Manchester, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from Edinburgh to Manchester for under £141?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Edinburgh to Manchester within the next 7 days for less than £141.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Manchester was viewed by 1,901 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 Manchester?

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

Is Edinburgh weather warmer or cooler than Manchester?

Expect the weather to be around 21 °C on average in July. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Manchester is generally hotter than in Edinburgh.

How long does is the flight from Edinburgh to Manchester?

There are many flights that can get you from Edinburgh to Manchester in 3h 30m. Fly via Ryanair or KLM to get the fastest option. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

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

Currently priced at £49, Ryanair will fly you from Edinburgh to Manchester and back. In addition to Ryanair, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Users have found that Ryanair is 41% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Ryanair, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at £32. British Airways flights start at £128 while deals on Aer Lingus start at £137 one-way.

Alternative routes for Edinburgh to Manchester

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

Destination information for Manchester

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Edinburgh to Manchester.
Average temperature for May in Manchester
16.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in Manchester
51.0 mm

Airports servicing Edinburgh

Airports servicing Manchester

Top 6 airlines flying from Edinburgh to Manchester

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Edinburgh to Manchester 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
Flybe
£66 £116 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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Ryanair
£80 £129 No cancel fee N/A
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easyJet
£98 £199 No cancel fee 86%
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British Airways
£91 £251 No cancel fee 70%
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KLM
£188 £303 No cancel fee 75%
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Loganair
£195 £340 No cancel fee 79%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Loganair. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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