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Overview: Edinburgh to Cork flight

distanceDistance352 miles (567 km)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlinesAer Lingus

Flights from Edinburgh to Cork cover the 352 miles (567 km) long trip with our travel partners like Aer Lingus. There are direct flight services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Airport and arrive in Cork Airport.

Edinburgh to Cork Flights: An Overview

Cork, on the south coast of Ireland, is located around 350 miles from Edinburgh in the east of Scotland. Flights from Edinburgh to Cork depart once or twice every day of the week. Flying directly between the two cities takes approximately one hour and thirty-five minutes. All flight options travel between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Cork Airport (ORK).

Which airlines fly from Edinburgh to Cork?

Low-cost Irish airline Aer Lingus offers the only available direct flights from Edinburgh to Cork. Indirect flight routes are also available from British Airways, KLM and BA City Flyer. These flights require at least one change in various cities including London, Paris and Amsterdam.

How long is the flight from Edinburgh to Cork?

Flights from Edinburgh to Cork take around one hour and thirty-five minutes on the direct route. The fastest indirect routes will almost double the flying time, while longer routes will substantially increase this time. The total travel time including layovers is displayed for each flight in the results.

How many flights are there from Edinburgh to Cork?

Flights from Edinburgh to Cork are operated every day of the week, with one or two flights departing each day. Departures times vary from morning, afternoon and night on different days of the week. There are also between five and twenty indirect flights available each day, which take various routes through other countries.

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FAQs

What are the travel restrictions for Cork, Ireland if I'm coming from Edinburgh, United Kingdom by plane?

Travel between Edinburgh, United Kingdom and Cork, Ireland by plane is: Partially open.

Can I enter Ireland from United Kingdom?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Ireland from Edinburgh?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Cork, Ireland?

All travellers in Ireland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 20/01/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your flight between Edinburgh and Cork as this information can change.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to United Kingdom from Cork, Ireland?

The restriction level for your return flight to Edinburgh, United Kingdom from Cork is: Partially open.

Is my return flight into Edinburgh from Cork restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Ireland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Cork?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 1 for vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 24/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight to Edinburgh from Cork closer to your date of departure here.

What is the distance to Cork from Edinburgh via plane?

You should expect to travel around 352 miles (567 km)  from Edinburgh to Cork by plane.

Which airport for the flight from Edinburgh to Cork do I fly out of? Which Cork airport from Edinburgh do I arrive in?

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Edinburgh Airport   and arriving in Cork Airport.

Where is the Edinburgh airport located? Where is the Cork airport located?

The most popular departure airport with passengers for this journey, called Edinburgh Airport, is located 6.5 miles (10.5 km) from the city centre of Edinburgh.

The most popular arrival airport, Cork Airport, is located 3.5 miles (5.6 km) away from the city centre of Cork. You can check what public transportation connections, taxi services or airport shuttle service options are available to take you from Cork Airport to the city centre in Cork.

What airlines go from Edinburgh to Cork?

When taking a flight from Edinburgh to Cork, you can count on Aer Lingus for the best way to get you to Cork. You can also check all possible airlines who offer a service between Edinburgh and Cork and compare the amenities they offer before buying a plane ticket.