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£189
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£192

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Travelers usually depart from Zürich Airport, Zürich Hauptbahnhof, or Zurich Bus Station when they travel from Zürich 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 Zürich and Edinburgh is 1248 km. The most popular airlines for this route are easyJet, British Airways, Swiss International Air Lines, Lufthansa, and Vueling. Zürich and Edinburgh have 316 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Edinburgh, consider visiting Bamburgh Castle, Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum, Glencoe, Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh Royal Mile, Ben Nevis, and Stirling.

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
easyJetEZYU2YesOpens 720 days before flight
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British AirwaysBAWBAYes0
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Swiss International Air LinesSWRLXYes0
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LufthansaDLHLHYes0
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VuelingVLGVYNoOpens 168 days before flight
Closes 4 hours before flight

United Kingdom COVID-19 travel restrictions

Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in United Kingdom – 11/2022
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Most travelers from Switzerland can enter Edinburgh, EDI, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result is not required
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is not required
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required

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

How long does it take to travel from Zürich to Edinburgh?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Zürich and Edinburgh takes around 2.3 hours.
What is the flight distance between Zürich and Edinburgh?
The flight distance between Zürich and Edinburgh is 1248 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Zürich and Edinburgh?
Several carriers operate flights between Zürich and Edinburgh. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Swiss International Air Lines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Zürich?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Zürich and London, Athens, Manchester, Dublin, Montreal, Birmingham, Thessaloniki, Amsterdam, Reykjavik, Toronto, Paris, Barcelona, Vilnius, Madrid, Copenhagen, Berlin, Ibiza, Bristol, Tallinn, Cork.
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 Zürich?
The main airport in Zürich is Zürich Airport. It is also served by Milan–Malpensa, Milan Bergamo International Airport, Zürich Airport, Geneva, Stuttgart, Linate, EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg, Memmingen, Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden, Strasbourg.
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, Dundee, Durham Tees Valley.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Zürich and Edinburgh?
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