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Overview: Edinburgh to Cardiff flight

distanceDistance308 miles
durationAverage flight duration1 h 15 min
priceAverage plane ticket price£118 (€130)
changesDirect flightNo
carriersAirlinesAzul or easyJet

Flights from Edinburgh to Cardiff cover the 308 miles long route taking on average 1 h 15 min with our travel partners like Azul or easyJet. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £118, you can find the cheapest plane ticket for as low as £33. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Airport and arrive in Cardiff Airport.

Cheap flights tickets from Edinburgh to Cardiff

Showing times and prices for 23 Apr


The best way to find a cheap flight ticket from Edinburgh to Cardiff is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Edinburgh Airport (EDI)
15:40Cardiff Airport (CWL)
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Flight scheduleEdinburgh to Cardiff

Showing flights for tomorrow, Tuesday, 23 April
Edinburgh Airport (EDI)
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Flight times from Edinburgh to Cardiff

Showing times and prices for 23 Apr

Fastest Journey

1 h 15 m


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Flights per day



497 km

Of the 1 flights that leave Edinburgh for Cardiff every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Edinburgh Airport (EDI)
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Airlines: Azul and easyJet Edinburgh to Cardiff

For as little as £42 you can travel by flight between Edinburgh and Cardiff with Azul and easyJet. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

EasyJet is a British multinational low-cost airline headquartered at London Luton Airport (LTN). It’s the largest UK-based carrier based on the number of passengers carried. EasyJet flies to over 150 destinations across Europe and North Africa, making it a popular budget airline for travellers. To keep fares as low as possible, easyJet tickets are non-refundable and no complimentary snacks are provided onboard. All fare types include allowance of one small personal bag, while additional fees apply for carry-on luggage and checked luggage.

EasyJet from Edinburgh to Cardiff flight information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 15 min
  • Cheapest Price: £42

Flights from Edinburgh to Cardiff

There are regular flight departures from Edinburgh for Cardiff every day of the week. Non-stop flights, taking under an hour and a half, are the quickest. Indirect flights requiring at least one layover are also available every day. These can take up to four hours of flying time.

Which airlines fly from Edinburgh to Cardiff?

Flybe is the only airline operating non-stop flights between these two cities. Air France, KLM and Alitalia offer indirect flights requiring at least one change. All other indirect flights are from two airlines in conjunction with each other. These are KLM in conjunction with Air France, as well as TAM in conjunction with KLM.

How long is the flight from Edinburgh to Cardiff?

Non-stop direct flights are the fastest way of travelling between these two cities. The non-stop flying time is about one hour and twenty minutes. Indirect flights require at least one layover. Flying time for flights requiring one layover is about three hours, while flights requiring two layovers take up to four hours of flying time.

How many flights are there from Edinburgh to Cardiff?

There's a wide choice of flights from Edinburgh to Cardiff every day of the week. On weekdays, there are three non-stop flights every day, with two direct flights on both Saturdays and Sundays. In addition, there up to nine indirect flights on weekdays, with six indirect flights on Saturdays and Sundays. The first flights leave early in the morning while the last leave late in the evening. Flight departures are concentrated in the morning and afternoon peak hours.

What are the departure and arrival airports for flights from Edinburgh to Cardiff?

Departure airport: Edinburgh Airport, where flights depart from, is nine miles from the city centre. Trams and buses make the journey to the city centre in about half an hour. Among the facilities available at the airport are food outlets, cafes, public toilets, left luggage facilities, currency exchange and cash machines.

Arrival airport: Cardiff Airport is the arrival point for these flights, 12 miles from Cardiff's city centre. A bus service makes this journey in 35 minutes. Shuttle buses are available to ferry passengers to the nearest railway station from which there is half an hour's train ride to the city centre. Airport facilities include shops, food outlets, a currency exchange, cash points and public toilets.

FAQs: Edinburgh to Cardiff flights

FAQs: Take a flight from Edinburgh to Cardiff hassle-free. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Edinburgh to Cardiff.
Cheap plane tickets from Edinburgh to Cardiff can start from as little as £33 when you book in advance. The average flight ticket price for Edinburgh to Cardiff is £118; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Edinburgh to Cardiff flight time is 1 h 15 min   covering the 308 mile long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first flight from Edinburgh to Cardiff leaves at 07: 00. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last flight from Edinburgh to Cardiff leaves at 21: 15.
When taking a flight from Edinburgh to Cardiff, you can count on Azul or easyJet for the best way to get you to Cardiff. You can also check all possible airlines who offer a service between Edinburgh and Cardiff and compare the amenities they offer before buying a plane ticket.

Flights from Edinburgh to Cardiff generally leave from Edinburgh Airport and arrive in Cardiff Airport.

Edinburgh Airport is 13.5 km away from Edinburgh city centre and Cardiff Airport is 19 km from Cardiff city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Edinburgh to Cardiff by plane is May.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between Edinburgh and Cardiff including taking a train, coach or flight.

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