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Travelers usually depart from Edinburgh Airport, Edinburgh Bus Station, Edinburgh - Hanover St Bus stop, Edinburgh-Balgreen, or Edinburgh - Princes Street when they travel from Edinburgh to London. Book your trip to arrive at Heathrow, London Stansted, Luton, Gatwick, or London Southend. The distance between Edinburgh and London is 494 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Ryanair, easyJet, British Airways, Aer Lingus, and Wizz Air. Edinburgh and London have 342 direct flights per week. When you arrive at London, consider visiting Tintern Abbey, United Kingdom, St. Paul's Cathedral, Avebury, Roman Baths, Bath, Tower of London, St Fagans: National History Museum, Tate Modern, Stonehenge, Canterbury Cathedral, Portsea Island, St. David's Cathedral, Cardiff, British Museum, Isle of Wight, and Natural History Museum.

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Check-in for a flight from Edinburgh to London

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
RyanairRYRFRNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
easyJetEZYU2YesOpens 720 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
British AirwaysBAWBAYesNo
Aer LingusEINEINoOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 5 hours before flight
Wizz AirWZZW6NoOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 3 hours before flight

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Edinburgh to London?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Edinburgh and London takes around 1.5 hours.
What is the flight distance between Edinburgh and London?
The flight distance between Edinburgh and London is 494 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Edinburgh and London?
Several carriers operate flights between Edinburgh and London. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include British Airways, easyJet.
What are the most popular routes to and from Edinburgh?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Edinburgh and Rome, Barcelona, Budapest, Amsterdam, Athens, Lisbon, Paris, Palma, Majorca, Istanbul, Madrid, New York, Kraków, Malta, Copenhagen, Alicante, Tenerife, Bucharest, Brussels, Warsaw, Berlin.
What are the most popular routes to and from London?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as London and Reykjavik, Bucharest, Athens, Dublin, Istanbul, Lisbon, Sofia, Tirana, New York, Belfast, Larnaca, Glasgow, Málaga, Antalya, Faro, Thessaloniki, Budapest, Madrid, Alicante, Tel Aviv.
What airports are near Edinburgh?
The main airport in Edinburgh is Edinburgh Airport. It is also served by Edinburgh Airport, Glasgow, Newcastle, Aberdeen, Dundee, Inverness, Durham Tees Valley, Glasgow Prestwick, Blackpool, Carlisle Lake District Airport.
What airports are near London?
The main airport in London is Heathrow. It is also served by Birmingham, Bristol, Doncaster Sheffield, Exeter, East Midlands, Cardiff, Southampton, Bournemouth, Norwich, Cambridge.
What buses and trains depart from Edinburgh?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Edinburgh, including Edinburgh Trams.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Edinburgh and London?
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