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£120easyJet
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£132British Airways
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£215easyJet
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£141easyJet
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Flight Information between Madrid and Edinburgh

distanceDistance1071 miles (1727 km)
durationAverage flight duration2 h 55 min
priceAverage plane ticket price£168 (€190)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlineseasyJet, Ryanair, Iberia, British Airways, Iberia Express or Brussels Airlines

Flights from Madrid to Edinburgh cover the 1071 miles (1727 km) long route taking on average 2 h 55 min with our travel partners like easyJet, Ryanair, Iberia, British Airways, Iberia Express or Brussels Airlines. There are direct flight services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £168, you can find the cheapest plane ticket for as low as £120. Travellers depart most frequently from Madrid Barajas Airport and arrive in Edinburgh Airport.

Airlines

Iberia, British Airways and Brussels Airlines from Madrid to Edinburgh

For as little as £120 you can travel by flight between Madrid and Edinburgh with Iberia, British Airways and Brussels Airlines. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.

Brussels Airlines
British Airways
Iberia

Brussels Airlines is Belgium’s leading airline. Check the ticket fares for your flight between Madrid and Edinburgh: Economy Classic, Economy Flex and Business.

Enjoy a smooth and easy trip from Madrid to Edinburgh with Brussels Airlines! As an official travel partner of Brussels Airlines, Omio can help you search current flight timetables from Brussels Airlines, compare the best routes from Madrid to Edinburgh as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable Brussels Airlines Madrid to Edinburgh plane ticket available today. If you search for Brussels Airlines tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a queue at the airport in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way flight between Madrid and Edinburgh on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 1071 miles (1727 km) trip between Madrid and Edinburgh with ease and comfort on a flight with Brussels Airlines.

Brussels Airlines has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Brussels Airlines tickets between Madrid and Edinburgh and when travelling by flight:

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • Please check the website for goodwill measures
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Madrid to Edinburgh Flights: An Overview

Famous for its international festival in summer, Edinburgh is one of the most attractive cities in the UK and a popular destination for vacationers and city break weekenders from all over Europe. Business or leisure travelers from Spain can take direct flights from Madrid to Edinburgh seven days a week, with a choice of national carriers and a budget airline. Journey times for the trip north to the Scottish capital are just under three hours, with morning and afternoon departure times available. Frequent additional indirect connections from Madrid to Edinburgh are available seven days a week with a choice of airlines, with one change en route, usually in London, Paris or Amsterdam. 

Which airlines fly from Madrid to Edinburgh?

Budget airline easyJet has daily direct flights from Madrid Barajas Airport to Edinburgh. In addition, Spanish national carrier Iberia, operating in a code share with UK national carrier British Airways, provides direct flights on this route three days a week. Additional indirect flights from Madrid to Edinburgh are operated by  Iberia and Iberia Express via London Gatwick,  KLM via Amsterdam, and Air France via Paris Charles De Gaulle, among others.

How long is the flight from Madrid to Edinburgh?

The fastest service on the 1719 kilometers route north over the Bay of Biscay from Madrid to Edinburgh is the Iberia and British Airways flight, taking two hours and 50 minutes to reach the Scottish capital. easyIet flights from Madrid to Edinburgh take five minutes longer. The fastest indirect connection from Madrid is an early afternoon KLM flight via Amsterdam, taking four hours and 50 minutes total journey time. Other indirect connections take upwards of five hours.  

How many flights are there from Madrid to Edinburgh?

The budget airline easyJet's timetable offers a daily afternoon flight from Madrid to Edinburgh seven days a week, with an additional morning departure on Thursdays and Sundays. British Airways and Iberia offer a code share flight from Madrid to the Scottish capital on Mondays, Fridays and Sundays, with a morning take-off time.  There are more than 20 daily indirect same day flights from Madrid to Edinburgh, using a variety of airlines and routes, with departure times ranging from early morning to late afternoon. 

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

Departure Airport: Madrid Barajas Airport is located around 12 kilometers north-east of downtown Madrid, with transport links available on metro line 8 and two Cercanias local rail lines, as well as express bus services, taking around 30 minutes to reach the terminal. The airport has long and short-stay parking lots and passenger facilities include tapas bars and restaurants, coffee stands, designer shopping malls, business lounges, book stores and free WiFi.

Arrival Airport: Edinburgh Airport is situated about 10 kilometers west of central Edinburgh, with Airlink buses and city trams offering frequent connections to the center in about 30 minutes. Facilities at the airport include news vendors,  a seafood restaurant, duty-free shopping, pubs, cafes, a Scotch whisky store, car rental desks, business amenities, free WiFi and taxi stands. 

Travel Tips

Flights from Madrid to Edinburgh
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FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Edinburgh, United Kingdom if I'm coming from Madrid, Spain by plane?

Travel by plane between Madrid, Spain and Edinburgh, United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Edinburgh from Madrid restricted?

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

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

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • 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:

  • Physical distance required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

The above information was last checked on 20/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight between Madrid and Edinburgh closer to your date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on returning to Spain from United Kingdom by plane?

The restriction level for your return flight to Madrid, Spain from Edinburgh is: Partially open.

Is my return flight into Madrid from Edinburgh restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • 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
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Madrid, Spain?

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

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 20/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight to Madrid from Edinburgh closer to your date of departure here.

What is the cost of cheap flights to Edinburgh from Madrid?
Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest flight from Madrid to Edinburgh for the next 7 days starting from £120  one way.
What is the average price of plane tickets from Madrid to Edinburgh?
If you’re looking to book your plane tickets in the next week, you can expect the Madrid to Edinburgh flight price to come in at an average of £168  one way.
What is the distance to Edinburgh from Madrid by flight?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Madrid to Edinburgh via plane to be approximately 1071 miles (1727 km).
How long is the flight to Edinburgh from Madrid?
The flight time between Madrid and Edinburgh is on average 2 h 55 min  for the 1071 miles (1727 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Madrid and Edinburgh by flight can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure airport in Madrid and arrival airport in Edinburgh?

Omio customers travelling this route book their cheap flights from Madrid Barajas Airport   to Edinburgh Airport   most frequently.

Where do I find the Madrid airport for the flight to Edinburgh? Where is the Edinburgh airport?

You can find the most popular departure airport for this trip, Madrid Barajas Airport, located approximately 7 miles (12 km) from the city centre of Madrid. The most popular arrival airport in Edinburgh, called Edinburgh Airport, is located around 6 miles (10 km) away from its city centre. To reach the city centre of Edinburgh from Edinburgh Airport, check what taxi services, airport shuttle services or public transportation options are available.

What airlines go from Madrid to Edinburgh?
Take the Madrid to Edinburgh flight with easyJet, Ryanair, Iberia, British Airways, Iberia Express or Brussels Airlines. However, it's always good to check out all possible airlines for the journey to Edinburgh from Madrid as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
What time is the earliest flight from Madrid to Edinburgh? What time is the last flight from Madrid to Edinburgh?
If you prefer early morning flights from Madrid to Edinburgh, the first flight leaves at 05: 05. If you prefer late night flights from Madrid to Edinburgh, the last flight of the day leaves at 20: 55. Omio shows you the latest flight from Madrid to Edinburgh times to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
How far in advance should I buy a plane ticket to Edinburgh from Madrid to get the best deals?
The price of a one way plane ticket from Madrid to Edinburgh is on average £168 if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for flights from all possible airlines offering this journey. In general, you can find plane tickets to Edinburgh from Madrid available a few months in advance.

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