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from Vienna to Edinburgh

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

Our recommendation

To get from Vienna to Edinburgh on 17 Oct we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

15:25Vienna International Airport4h20 18:45Edinburgh Airport
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£1811One-way
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15:25Vienna International Airport4h20 18:45Edinburgh Airport
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£1811One-way
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07:15Vienna International Airport4h50 11:05Edinburgh Airport
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£2541One-way
07:40Vienna International Airport9h45 16:25Edinburgh Airport
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£2401One-way
09:10Vienna International Airport8h45 16:55Edinburgh Airport
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£2541One-way

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£181Eurowings
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£187British Airways

Travel Information between Vienna and Edinburgh

distanceDistance980 miles (1581 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • £101 • 4 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBritish Airways

Travel 980 miles (1581 km) by flight from Vienna to Edinburgh. British Airways is the main travel provider operating this route. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Vienna to Edinburgh.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Edinburgh, United Kingdom from Vienna, Austria?

Travel between Vienna, Austria and Edinburgh, United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Can travellers from Austria enter United Kingdom?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Edinburgh from Vienna?

Conditions of entry into United Kingdom:

  • 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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of United Kingdom has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 15/10/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip between Vienna and Edinburgh.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Vienna, Austria from Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

Return travel to Vienna, Austria from United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Austria from United Kingdom?

Entry into Austria is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Austria from United Kingdom?

Requirements for reentering Austria:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Austria?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in Austria to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Vienna, Austria was last verified on 13/10/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Vienna from Edinburgh.

What are my travel options from Vienna to Edinburgh?

Travel Vienna to Edinburgh by flight.

What is the fastest way to get to Edinburgh from Vienna?

Travelling by flight is also the quickest way from Vienna to Edinburgh. It takes on average 4 h 30 min   to travel this journey.

How far is Edinburgh from Vienna?

The distance from Vienna to Edinburgh is approximately 980 miles (1581 km).

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Vienna to Edinburgh:

  • Most travellers who buy a plane ticket from Vienna to Edinburgh depart from Vienna International Airport to Edinburgh Airport.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Vienna to Edinburgh?

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

  • You can go to Edinburgh from Vienna by plane with British Airways. You'll see cheap plane tickets for £101 with British Airways from Vienna to Edinburgh on Omio.
Is there a way to travel directly from Vienna to Edinburgh?

Yes, there is a direct service from Vienna to Edinburgh:

  • You can find a direct flight to Edinburgh with.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Edinburgh tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase tickets for this trip.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Vienna to Edinburgh?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Vienna to Edinburgh often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like London, Glasgow or Manchester. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Vienna and Edinburgh itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Edinburgh and any of these top destinations today!
When should I book a ticket to Edinburgh from Vienna online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Vienna to Edinburgh, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a plane ticket is on average £101 one way for this trip.

But we recommend booking Vienna to Edinburgh tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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