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Travelers usually depart from Halifax Stanfield International, or Halifax Train station when they travel from Halifax to Edinburgh. Book your trip to arrive at Edinburgh Airport, Edinburgh Bus Station, Edinburgh - Hanover St Bus stop, Edinburgh-Bankhead, or Edinburgh-Balgreen. The most popular airlines for this route are WestJet, Ryanair, easyJet, Air Canada, and Lufthansa. Halifax and Edinburgh have 378 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Edinburgh, consider visiting Edinburgh Royal Mile, Stirling, Bamburgh Castle, Edinburgh Castle, Glencoe, Ben Nevis, and Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum.

Check-in for a flight from Halifax to Edinburgh

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
WestJetWJAWSNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
RyanairRYRFRNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
easyJetEZYU2YesOpens 720 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
Air CanadaACAACYesNo
LufthansaDLHLHYes0
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United Kingdom COVID-19 travel restrictions

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  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result is required
  • No quarantine is required
Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in United Kingdom – 10/2022
Your trip summary

Most travelers from Halifax, YHZ can enter Edinburgh, EDI, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result is required
  • No quarantine is required
Visa requirements
  • No visa required
Additional information
  • Masks are recommended in certain settings

Return

Visa requirements
  • No visa required
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for Canada
  • Mandatory contact information form via ArriveCAN for vaccinated travelers
Additional information
  • Masks are mandatory in certain settings

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in United Kingdom in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular routes to and from Halifax?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Halifax and Edmonton, Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto, Hamilton, Abbotsford, Istanbul, Amsterdam, Dublin, Vancouver, London, Orlando, St. John s, Paris, Copenhagen, Glasgow, Winnipeg, Berlin, Myrtle Beach, Barcelona.
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 Halifax?
Halifax is mainly served by Halifax Stanfield International. But there are other airports nearby, including Shearwater Airport.
What airports are near Halifax?
The main airport in Halifax is Halifax Stanfield International. It is also served by Greater Moncton Roméo LeBlanc International.
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.
What buses and trains depart from Halifax?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Halifax, including Maritime bus.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Halifax and Edinburgh?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Halifax and Edinburgh thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Halifax and Edinburgh can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
Which airlines fly between Halifax and Edinburgh?
Currently, you can fly between Halifax and Edinburgh with WestJet, Ryanair, easyJet, Air Canada, Lufthansa.
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