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Travelers usually depart from Southampton, Southampton Bus Station, Southampton-University of Southampton, or Southampton - East Park when they travel from Southampton 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 Southampton and Edinburgh is 572 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Ryanair, British Airways, easyJet, LoganAir LM, and Blue Islands. Southampton and Edinburgh have 154 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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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
RyanairRYRFRNoOpens 24 days before flight
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British AirwaysBAWBAYes0
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easyJetEZYU2YesOpens 720 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
LoganAir LMLOGLMYesNo
Blue IslandsBCISINoNo
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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Southampton to Edinburgh?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Southampton and Edinburgh takes around 1.3 hours.
What is the flight distance between Southampton and Edinburgh?
The flight distance between Southampton and Edinburgh is 572 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Southampton and Edinburgh?
Several carriers operate flights between Southampton and Edinburgh. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include LoganAir LM, British Airways.
What are the most popular routes to and from Southampton?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Southampton and Manchester, Newcastle upon Tyne, Dublin, Saint Helier, Glasgow, Belfast, Amsterdam, Alicante, Shetland Islands, Málaga, London, Paris, Saint Peter Port, Madrid, Kirkwall, Stornoway, Düsseldorf, Aberdeen, Lisbon, Inverness.
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.
What airports are near Southampton?
The main airport in Southampton is Southampton. It is also served by Heathrow, London Stansted, Gatwick, Luton, Birmingham, Bristol, London City, East Midlands, Southampton, Cardiff.
What airports are near Edinburgh?
The main airport in Edinburgh is Edinburgh Airport. It is also served by Edinburgh Airport, Glasgow, Newcastle, Inverness, Aberdeen, Glasgow Prestwick, Durham Tees Valley, Dundee.
What buses and trains depart from Southampton?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Southampton, including National Express.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Southampton and Edinburgh?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Southampton and Edinburgh thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Southampton and Edinburgh can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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