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Fri, 08 Mar CWL - EDI
Mon, 11 Mar EDI - CWL
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£419 £359
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Wed, 01 May CWL - EDI
£57 £55
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Tue, 12 Mar CWL - EDI
Wed, 13 Mar EDI - CWL
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£179 £134
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Mon, 18 Mar CWL - EDI
Thu, 21 Mar EDI - CWL
£305 £294
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Fri, 22 Mar CWL - EDI
Sun, 24 Mar EDI - CWL
£300 £291
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Sat, 30 Mar CWL - EDI
Sun, 31 Mar EDI - CWL
£348 £342
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Flight route information

Currency and price comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
10% Trains in Edinburgh are 10% cheaper than in Cardiff.
Cardiff £2.2
Edinburgh £2
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
10% The average meal is 10% more expensive in Edinburgh than in Cardiff.
Cardiff £14
Edinburgh £15
Distance: 309 miles
Cardiff airports
Cardiff-Wales (CWL) How far from city centre: 10 miles
Bristol (BRS) How far from city centre: 25 miles
Edinburgh airports
Turnhouse (EDI) How far from city centre: 6 miles
Glasgow Scotland (GLA) How far from city centre: 42 miles
Prestwick (PIK) How far from city centre: 63 miles

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Tips for booking cheap flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh

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Prices for tickets from Cardiff to Edinburgh may fluctuate while you are in the process of booking. While this isn't a common occurrence, it can happen because Opodo operates as an online travel agency, and ticket prices and availability are ultimately determined by the airlines. Therefore, if the airline adjusts prices or if the available tickets are depleted while you are making your reservation, you will receive confirmation within 48 hours after your ticket purchase.

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Opodo provides you with all the useful information about the flights covering the route between Cardiff to Edinburgh airports. Preparing for your trip is very easy! All you have to do is enter into Opodo search engine your departure and destination airports, the dates of travel, and the number of passengers. A list of all available flights will appear on your screen in a matter of seconds! For your convenience, you can sort it according to your preferences, such as time, price, or duration of the trip.


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Frequently asked questions about flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh

How long does the flight take to go from Cardiff to Edinburgh?
The total flight time between Cardiff and Edinburgh is of around 01:17 hours on average, considering an average distance of 506 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
How can I find cheap flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Cardiff to Edinburgh is 55£. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
Is Edinburgh expensive to visit compared to Cardiff?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Edinburgh costs an average of 3.95 GBP, 44% more expensive than Cardiff, with a fare of 2.75 GBP, while train tickets costs 9% less in Edinburgh: 2.00 GBP against 2.20 GBP in Cardiff. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 15.00 GBP in Edinburgh, 7% more than the 14.00 GBP in Cardiff. The price of the coffee is around 8% more expensive in Edinburgh, with an average of 3.44 GBP , while in Cardiff the coffee costs 3.19 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from Cardiff to Edinburgh?
The most popular months to book a trip from Cardiff to Edinburgh are October, August and September, based on the searches of our customers.
When is the best time to travel from Cardiff to Edinburgh?
The best time of the year to go to Edinburgh when flying from Cardiff depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, August is the top 1º month to fly to Edinburgh from Cardiff in terms of searches from our customer, followed by October and March. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, January, February and May are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Cardiff - Edinburgh.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from Cardiff to Edinburgh?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions United Kingdom may apply when travelling from Cardiff. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
How is the weather in Edinburgh compared to Cardiff?
While in Cardiff the temperatures can reach an average of 26.93 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 9.0 mm ,Edinburgh's temperatures can go up to 24.09 ºC during the hot season, with 3.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -4.11 ºC in Edinburgh, compared to the -1.52 ºC average degrees reported in Cardiff. During the winter period, Cardiff can register 6.0 mm precipitation, while Edinburgh have an average of 3.0 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between Cardiff and Edinburgh?
The main airport route flying between Cardiff and Edinburgh is: Cardiff-Wales (CWL) to Turnhouse (EDI). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Flybe.
  • Emirates.
  • Loganair.
Which are the airlines with flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh?
Airlines with direct flights departing from Cardiff to Edinburgh are:
  • Flybe.
Flight Duration 1 h and 17 m Flights between Cardiff and Edinburgh take, on average, 1 h and 17 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight £55 Cheapest price for a flight between Cardiff and Edinburgh found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing Airport Cardiff-Wales The airport Cardiff-Wales is the departure airport operating flights between Cardiff and Edinburgh
Arriving Airport Turnhouse Flights departing Cardiff with Edinburgh as destination arrive at Turnhouse

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