Cheap flights from Edinburgh to Washington

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The best prices from Edinburgh to Washington are usually found in February or March, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Edinburgh (EDI) to Washington (WAS)

All the information you need to plan the best EDI to WAS flight in 2021: compare Edinburgh to Washington flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Washington.
EDI - WAS
Price
£384 - £731
WAS
Temperature
9 - 32 °C
WAS
Rainfall
60 - 107 mm

Popular in

August

High demand for flights, 30% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 25% potential price drop

Average price

£474

Average for round-trip flights in April 2021

Round-trip from

£384

From Edinburgh to Washington

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 Washington?

Leaving on a Monday 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 21% on the overall cost on flights from Edinburgh to Washington.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Edinburgh to Washington at least 34 days early can save you up to 27% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 34 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Edinburgh to Washington for as little as £531 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as £620 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of February. Prices to Washington from Edinburgh average £486. You can even find prices in February for less than £486, as users have found deals to Washington from as low as £325. The month of July appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Washington from Edinburgh. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 21%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Edinburgh to Washington (EDI - WAS)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Edinburgh to Washington in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 26% on the flight price compared to flying at midday, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Edinburgh to Washington in April, May 2021

The best prices found for EDI to WAS flights in April, May
22 May - 5 Jun
£431pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
22 May - 5 Jun
£440pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
22 May - 6 Jun
£440pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

Edinburgh to Washington 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Washington from Edinburgh found for this year
1 Jun - 29 Jun
£390pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Aer Lingus
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Aer Lingus
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
1 Jun - 29 Jun
£396pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Aer Lingus
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Aer Lingus
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
1 Jun - 29 Jun
£402pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

One-way flights to Washington from Edinburgh

The cheapest one-way flights from Edinburgh to Washington
03:10 - 16:15
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
42h 05m
EDI - IAD
Multiple Airlines
£325
Gotogate
13:40 - 12:15
Lufthansa
1 stop
27h 35m
EDI - IAD
Lufthansa
£363
Booking.com
06:35 - 20:08
Delta
2 stops
18h 33m
EDI - BWI
Delta
£558
Delta

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Flight FAQs

From Edinburgh to Washington

Are flight prices decreasing from Edinburgh to Washington 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 Washington 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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Washington to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travellers safe while flying. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travellers flying from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Washington are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, socially-distanced seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Washington have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Washington that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are United Airlines, Aer Lingus, and British Airways. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Edinburgh to Washington for under £435 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Edinburgh to Washington for under £435. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Aer Lingus for just £390, but on average you can expect to pay £435.

Are there direct flights from Edinburgh to Washington for under £363 on Cheapflights?

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

Is Edinburgh weather warmer or cooler than Washington?

Temperatures around the 32 °Cs can be experienced in July. The weather in Washington 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 Washington?

For as low as £600, Virgin Atlantic can have you in Washington from Edinburgh in 11h 57m. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Edinburgh to Washington from £390 return. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is Finnair. These flights start at 24% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Lufthansa. According to our data, you can fly for as low as £363. Users have also found prices from £501 and £507 on Lufthansa and KLM, respectively.

Destination information for Washington

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Edinburgh to Washington.
Today's exchange rate
£1 = $1.38
Average temperature for April in Washington
21.0 °C
Avg rainfall for April in Washington
83.0 mm

Airports servicing Edinburgh

Airports servicing Washington

Reagan National (DCA)

Top 9 airlines flying from Edinburgh to Washington

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Edinburgh to Washington 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
£335 £469 No cancel fee 77%
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Lufthansa
£439 £615 No cancel fee 76%
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KLM
£479 £656 No cancel fee 75%
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Brussels Airlines
£493 £669 No cancel fee N/A
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Virgin Atlantic
£463 £699 No cancel fee 72%
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Aer Lingus
£508 £753 No cancel fee N/A
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United Airlines
£443 £755 No cancel fee 69%
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British Airways
£515 £808 No cancel fee 70%
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SWISS
£707 £990 No cancel fee 79%
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