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from Milan to Edinburgh

You can get from Milan to Edinburgh by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Milan to Edinburgh on 23 Jan we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:30Milan Linate Airport6h20 11:50Edinburgh Airport
1 changes
£1981One-way
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06:30Milan Linate Airport6h20 11:50Edinburgh Airport
1 changes
£1981One-way

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Sun
23 Jan
£146Air France
Mon
24 Jan
£20Ryanair
Tue
25 Jan
£129KLM
Wed
26 Jan
£84British Airways
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29 Jan
£160KLM
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30 Jan
£15Malta Air
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31 Jan
£9Ryanair
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£22Ryanair

Travel Information from Milan to Edinburgh

distanceDistance900 miles (1451 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • £27 • 2 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair

Take a flight to travel 900 miles (1451 km) from Milan to Edinburgh. Ryanair is the main travel provider operating this journey. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Milan to Edinburgh.

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FAQs

What are the international travel restrictions for United Kingdom due to COVID-19 if I’m travelling to Edinburgh from Milan?

Travel from Milan, Italy to Edinburgh, United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Edinburgh from Milan restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Edinburgh, United Kingdom from Milan?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • 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 COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

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

  • Social distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

The above information was last verified on 21/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Edinburgh from Milan closer to your planned date of departure here.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Milan, Italy from Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

The current restriction level for returning to Milan, Italy from United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Milan, Italy from Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

Reentering Italy is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Milan from Edinburgh?

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Which rules do I need to follow in Milan, Italy regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Italy must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 21/01/2022. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Milan from Edinburgh here.

What are my travel options from Milan to Edinburgh?

Travelling from Milan to Edinburgh includes taking a flight.

What is the fastest way from Milan to Edinburgh?

Travelling by flight is also the quickest way from Milan to Edinburgh. It takes on average 2 h 35 min   to travel this journey.

How many miles are between Milan and Edinburgh

The distance from Milan to Edinburgh is approximately 900 miles (1451 km).

When going from Milan to Edinburgh, where do I depart from Milan and where do I arrive in Edinburgh?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Milan to Edinburgh:

  • Flights mostly leave from Milan Malpensa Airport and tend to arrive in Edinburgh Airport.

Who can get me from Milan to Edinburgh?

Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with from Milan to Edinburgh:

  • You can take a flight from Milan to Edinburgh with Ryanair. Cheap tickets can be found for £27 with Ryanair from Milan to Edinburgh.

Can I travel directly to Edinburgh from Milan?

Yes, there is a direct route available to Edinburgh from Milan:

  • You can take a direct flight with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Edinburgh as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Milan and Edinburgh.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Milan to Edinburgh?

Your journey from Milan to Edinburgh doesn't have to end in Edinburgh. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like London, Glasgow or Manchester. If you’d like to add London, Glasgow or Manchester to your Milan to Edinburgh trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Edinburgh today!

How far in advance should I purchase my Milan to Edinburgh ticket online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip between Milan and Edinburgh, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing on average £27 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Milan and Edinburgh online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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