Flights from Manchester to Edinburgh

The cheapest flights from Manchester to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 04 Jul

Cheapest

£231

Average

£535

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
16:40Manchester Airport3h00 19:40Edinburgh Airport
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£2311One-way
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08:25Manchester Airport11h15 19:40Edinburgh Airport
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£2691One-way
08:25Manchester Airport2h45 11:10Edinburgh Airport
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£4211One-way
07:00Manchester Airport11h40 18:40Edinburgh Airport
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£5251One-way
07:05Manchester Airport11h35 18:40Edinburgh Airport
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£5251One-way

Flight schedule Manchester to Edinburgh

Showing flights for tomorrow, Monday, 4 July
06:05Manchester Airport10h25 16:30Edinburgh Airport
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07:00Manchester Airport11h40 18:40Edinburgh Airport
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07:00Manchester Airport10h05 17:05Edinburgh Airport
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07:05Manchester Airport11h35 18:40Edinburgh Airport
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07:05Manchester Airport10h00 17:05Edinburgh Airport
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08:25Manchester Airport2h45 11:10Edinburgh Airport
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08:25Manchester Airport11h15 19:40Edinburgh Airport
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11:05Manchester Airport5h25 16:30Edinburgh Airport
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16:40Manchester Airport3h00 19:40Edinburgh Airport
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The fastest flights from Manchester to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 04 Jul

Fastest Journey

2 h 45 m

Average

8 h 27 m

Flights per day

9

Distance

282 km

It's difficult to get from Manchester to Edinburgh without changing at least once.

Fastest
08:25Manchester Airport2h45 11:10Edinburgh Airport
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£4211One-way
2nd Fastest
16:40Manchester Airport3h00 19:40Edinburgh Airport
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£2311One-way
11:05Manchester Airport5h25 16:30Edinburgh Airport
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£6831One-way
07:05Manchester Airport10h00 17:05Edinburgh Airport
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£7391One-way
07:00Manchester Airport10h05 17:05Edinburgh Airport
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£7391One-way

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Overview: Manchester to Edinburgh flight

distanceDistance174 miles (281 km)
durationAverage flight duration2 h 45 min
priceAverage plane ticket price£259 (€287)
changesDirect flightNo
carriersAirlinesKLM, Loganair, British Airways or Flybe

Flights from Manchester to Edinburgh cover the 174 miles (281 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 45 min with our travel partners like KLM, Loganair, British Airways or Flybe. There are direct flight services available. You can get the cheapest plane tickets for this route for as low as £201, but the average price of plane tickets is £259. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Airport and arrive in Edinburgh Airport.

Airlines: KLM and British Airways Manchester to Edinburgh

Travel to Edinburgh from Manchester from £201 with Omio’s flight partners KLM and British Airways! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.

British Airways
KLM

British Airways (BA) is the flag carrier airline of the United Kingdom with its headquarters in London near its main hub at London Heathrow Airport (LHR). Known as a full-service global airline, BA offers low fares year-round to destinations around the globe and flies to and from centrally-located airports. Its extensive global route network includes more than 170 destinations in nearly 80 countries throughout Europe, North America, South America, Asia, Africa and Australia. BA is also the second largest airline based in the UK in terms of its fleet size and number of passengers carried.

    KLM is the Netherlands' national carrier and offers two types of ticket for your flight from Manchester to Edinburgh: Economy and Business.

    Save time and money by searching for and booking your KLM flight from Manchester to Edinburgh online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest KLM flight to Edinburgh from Manchester, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current KLM flight timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 174 miles (281 km) trip from Manchester to Edinburgh as well as ticket information for the flight (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap plane ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for flights to Edinburgh from Manchester, you can check straight away if the KLM ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the airport. Buy your official KLM Manchester to Edinburgh plane tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!

      Flights from Manchester to Edinburgh

      Up to four direct flights per day operate between Manchester airport and Edinburgh airport. Each flight takes an average of one hour five minutes to make the journey. Passengers also have the option of taking a non-direct flight.

      Which airlines fly from Manchester to Edinburgh?

      Flybe operates the direct air route between Manchester and Edinburgh. On non-direct routes, other airlines may be responsible for operating one or both legs of the journey.

      How long is the flight from Manchester to Edinburgh?

      Direct flights from Manchester to Edinburgh have an average flying time of one hour five minutes. The quickest non-direct flight takes closer to three hours and incorporates a change at Norwich airport.

      How many flights are there from Manchester to Edinburgh?

      On weekdays, up to four flights operate between Manchester airport and Edinburgh airport. These flights usually leave in the early morning, around lunchtime, in the late afternoon and in the evening. Fewer flights make the journey at weekends, with one leaving Manchester on most Saturday mornings and two departing on the majority of Sundays. Sunday flights are usually scheduled so that one departs in the late afternoon and one in the evening.

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

      Departure airport: Flights depart from Manchester airport. Around ten miles from the city centre, Manchester airport offers good transport connections with destinations across the north-west and beyond. It has its own railway station, and coach and bus services also stop at the airport. Additionally, there is long-stay, short-stay and drop-off parking for those arriving by car. Each of the three terminals has a wide choice of refreshment and shopping outlets, as well as passenger lounges, free wi-fi and multi-faith prayer rooms.

      Arrival airport: Flights terminate at Edinburgh Airport. Passengers arriving at Edinburgh airport have a variety of transport options to get them the eight miles into central Edinburgh or on to another destination. Trams provide a frequent service into the city, and connect with the local rail network at Haymarket and Edinburgh Park stations. The 100 bus service goes direct into the city centre, and a chauffeur service, car hire facilities, pre-booked taxis and a public taxi rank provide further options for anyone who wants to travel onwards by road but has not left a car in one of the airport car parks. Inside the terminal, the Arrivals Hall includes refreshment and shopping facilities.

      Travel Tips: Manchester to Edinburgh flight

      Take a flight to Edinburgh easily. 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 Manchester to Edinburgh.
      FAQs
      Omio customers have found the cheapest flights from Manchester to Edinburgh to cost as little as £201  in the next 7 days.
      If you’re looking to book tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Manchester to Edinburgh flight prices are on average £259  one way.
      The distance between Manchester and Edinburgh by plane is approximately 174 miles (281 km).
      On average the Manchester to Edinburgh flight time is 2 h 45 min  covering the 174 miles (281 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

      Omio customers most frequently book their flights from Manchester Airport   to Edinburgh Airport.

      Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their flights from Manchester Airport and need to travel around 9.5 miles (15.3 km) from the city centre to get to this airport.

      Passengers arriving in Edinburgh most often land in Edinburgh Airport and need to travel about 8.6 miles (13.8 km) from this airport to reach the city centre. You can check for public transportation connections, airport shuttles or taxi service options available from Edinburgh Airport to get you to the city centre of Edinburgh.

      Take the Manchester to Edinburgh flight with KLM, Loganair, British Airways or Flybe. However, it's always good to check out all possible airlines for the journey to Edinburgh from Manchester as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
      The earliest flight departing from Manchester to Edinburgh leaves at 05: 05. The last flight departing from Manchester to Edinburgh leaves at 19: 50. You can find the latest Manchester to Edinburgh flight times on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
      In general, we recommend booking tickets for flights in advance to score the best deals from all possible airlines offering this route and save money. If you book plane tickets from Manchester to Edinburgh within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £259 one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your plane ticket from Manchester to Edinburgh a few months in advance.

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