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Travelers usually depart from Washington Dulles International, Baltimore–Washington International, Ronald Reagan Washington National, Washington, DC - Union Station, or Washington, DC - Rosslyn when they travel from Washington, D.C. 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 Washington, D.C. and Edinburgh is 5587 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Ryanair, easyJet, United Airlines, Lufthansa, and Aer Lingus. Washington, D.C. and Edinburgh have 387 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Edinburgh, consider visiting Edinburgh Royal Mile, Glencoe, Bamburgh Castle, Stirling, Edinburgh Castle, Ben Nevis, and Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum.

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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
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
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Aer LingusEINEINoOpens 48 days before flight
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Most travelers from Washington, DCA can enter Edinburgh, EDI, but there are restrictions.

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

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  • Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results or recovery certificate
  • No quarantine required for vaccinated travelers
Visa requirements
  • No visa required
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for the United States
  • Mandatory travel attestation form
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.

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Washington, D.C. to Edinburgh?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Washington, D.C. and Edinburgh takes around 7.2 hours.
What is the flight distance between Washington, D.C. and Edinburgh?
The flight distance between Washington, D.C. and Edinburgh is 5587 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Washington, D.C. and Edinburgh?
Several carriers operate flights between Washington, D.C. and Edinburgh. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include United Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Washington, D.C.?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Washington, D.C. and London, Orlando, San Salvador, Toronto, Manchester, San Francisco, Boston, San Juan, New York, Austin, Atlanta, Los Angeles, Denver, New Orleans, Fort Lauderdale, Las Vegas, Seattle, Vilnius, Phoenix, Houston.
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 Washington, D.C.?
Washington, D.C. is mainly served by Washington Dulles International. But there are other airports nearby, including Baltimore–Washington International, Ronald Reagan Washington National.
What airports are near Washington, D.C.?
The main airport in Washington, D.C. is Washington Dulles International. It is also served by Philadelphia International, Norfolk International, Richmond International, Trenton–Mercer, Atlantic City International, Lehigh Valley International, Harrisburg International, Altoona–Blair County, Lancaster, Charlottesville–Albemarle.
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 Washington, D.C.?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Washington, D.C., including Peter Pan Bus, Amtrak train.
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