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Travelers usually depart from London International, or London Train Station when they travel from London 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 Air Canada, WestJet, Ryanair, Lufthansa, and easyJet. London and Edinburgh have 233 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 London to Edinburgh

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Air CanadaACAACYesNo
WestJetWJAWSNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
RyanairRYRFRNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
LufthansaDLHLHYes0
0
easyJetEZYU2YesOpens 720 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight

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 – 09/2022
Your trip summary

Most travelers from London, YXU 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.

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What are the most popular routes to and from London?
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What are the most popular routes to and from Edinburgh?
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What airports are near London?
The main airport in London is London International. It is also served by Detroit Metropolitan, Toronto Pearson International, Billy Bishop Toronto City, Buffalo Niagara International, Bishop International, Windsor International, John C. Munro Hamilton International, Niagara Falls International, London International, Region of Waterloo 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 London?
A number of bus and train companies depart from London, including Via Rail Canada.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between London and Edinburgh?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between London and Edinburgh thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between London 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 London and Edinburgh?
Currently, you can fly between London and Edinburgh with Air Canada, WestJet, Ryanair, Lufthansa, easyJet.
When's the best time to travel between London and Edinburgh?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between London and Edinburgh, you can enter a date range into the departure and return fields. Most carriers on the Kiwi.com website allow you to search and book up to six months from the day of your search. Order the search results by the best, cheapest, or fastest route, or find the cheapest outbound and return combination in the pricing table.
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