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Travelers usually depart from George Best Belfast City, Belfast International, or Belfast - Great Victoria Street railway station when they travel from Belfast to Edinburgh. Book your trip to arrive at Edinburgh Airport, Edinburgh Bus Station, Edinburgh - Hanover St Bus stop, Edinburgh-Bankhead, or Edinburgh-Balgreen. The distance between Belfast and Edinburgh is 230 km. The most popular airlines for this route are easyJet, Ryanair, Wizz Air, British Airways, and Aer Lingus. Belfast and Edinburgh have 96 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Edinburgh, consider visiting Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum, Edinburgh Castle, Stirling, Edinburgh Royal Mile, Ben Nevis, Glencoe, and Bamburgh Castle.

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Belfast to Edinburgh?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Belfast and Edinburgh takes around 0.86 hours.
What is the flight distance between Belfast and Edinburgh?
The flight distance between Belfast and Edinburgh is 230 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Belfast and Edinburgh?
Several carriers operate flights between Belfast and Edinburgh. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Aer Lingus, easyJet, British Airways.
What are the most popular routes to and from Belfast?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Belfast and London, Manchester, Alicante, Birmingham, Barcelona, Tenerife, Kraków, Málaga, Berlin, Faro, Istanbul, Madrid, Budapest, Amsterdam, Ibiza, Lanzarote, Warsaw, Glasgow, Prague, Malta.
What are the most popular routes to and from Edinburgh?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Edinburgh and London, Athens, Thessaloniki, Budapest, Barcelona, Rome, Amsterdam, Lisbon, Paris, Birmingham, Copenhagen, Tallinn, New York, Istanbul, Palma, Majorca, Bucharest, Alicante, Vienna, Toronto, Madrid.
Which airports are there in Belfast?
Belfast is mainly served by George Best Belfast City. But there are other airports nearby, including Belfast International.
What airports are near Belfast?
The main airport in Belfast is George Best Belfast City. It is also served by Dublin, Isle of Man, Ireland West Airport Knock, Glasgow Prestwick, City of Derry, Donegal.
What airports are near Edinburgh?
The main airport in Edinburgh is Edinburgh Airport. It is also served by Edinburgh Airport, Glasgow, Newcastle, Aberdeen, Inverness, Glasgow Prestwick, Durham Tees Valley, Dundee.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Belfast and Edinburgh?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Belfast and Edinburgh thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Belfast and Edinburgh can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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