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Flight Information from Leeds to Edinburgh

distanceDistance162 miles (261 km)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlinesFlybe

Flights from Leeds to Edinburgh cover the 162 miles (261 km) long route with our travel partners like Flybe. There are direct flight services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Leeds Bradford International Airport and arrive in Edinburgh Airport.

Leeds to Edinburgh Flights: An Overview

A similar timetable operates throughout the year for flights from Leeds to Edinburgh. There are between four and six daily departures, although none of these is a direct flight. The fastest flight time is approximately 3 hours 40 minutes while connecting flights can take up to 20 hours or more with arrivals the following day. Departures are from Leeds Bradford International Airport and arrivals are at Edinburgh Airport.

Which airlines fly from Leeds to Edinburgh?

The fastest flights from Leeds to Edinburgh are offered by British Airways with flight times varying slightly depending on whether connections are made at London Heathrow or London Gatwick airport. Other connecting services are provided by KLM and Aer Lingus, with transfers being made at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport or Dublin Airport.

How long is the flight from Leeds to Edinburgh?

There are no direct flights from Leeds to Edinburgh. The fastest flight time is around 3 hours 40 minutes while other journeys can take 20 hours or more, meaning arrivals are the following day. Journey lengths vary according to the transfer airports and the departure time chosen for the connecting flight.

How many flights are there from Leeds to Edinburgh?

There are between four and six departures a day for flights between Leeds and Edinburgh. A similar service operates every day of the week throughout the year.

Travel Tips

Flights from Leeds to Edinburgh
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FAQs
What is the distance by flight from Leeds to Edinburgh?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Edinburgh from Leeds via plane to be approximately 162 miles (261 km).
What is the departure airport in Leeds and arrival airport in Edinburgh?

Omio customers most frequently book their flights from Leeds Bradford International Airport   to Edinburgh Airport.

Where is the airport in Leeds to go to Edinburgh? Where is the airport in Edinburgh located?

Passengers board their flight most frequently from Leeds Bradford International Airport, which is located approximately 6 miles (10 km) from the city centre.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Edinburgh Airport and need to travel approximately 6 miles (10 km) from the airport to reach the city centre in Edinburgh. You can check if there are airport shuttle services, taxi services or public transportation options available from Edinburgh Airport to get you to the city centre in Edinburgh.

What airlines go from Leeds to Edinburgh?
Take the Leeds to Edinburgh flight with Flybe. However, it's always good to check out all possible airlines for the journey between Leeds and Edinburgh as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey