Cardiff to Edinburgh flights

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Departure Sat, 22 Aug Return Mon, 31 Aug
CWL Cardiff
EDI Edinburgh
return from £146
Departure Thu, 10 Sep Return Tue, 15 Sep
CWL Cardiff
EDI Edinburgh
return from £147
Flight route information
Find out further information on Cardiff and Edinburgh to help you prepare for your trip.
Currency and price comparison
Train
Local, one-way ticket
10%

Trains in Edinburgh are 10% cheaper than in Cardiff.

Cardiff
£2
Edinburgh
£1.7
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
50%

The average meal is 50% more expensive in Edinburgh than in Cardiff.

Cardiff
£10
Edinburgh
£15
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
0%

A taxi in Edinburgh costs roughly the same as in Cardiff.

Cardiff
£3
Edinburgh
£3
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
0%

A coffee in Edinburgh costs roughly the same as in Cardiff.

Cardiff
£2.67
Edinburgh
£2.7
Cardiff airports
  • ( Bristol (BRS)
    How far from city centre: 25 miles
  • ( Cardiff-Wales (CWL)
    How far from city centre: 10 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
K Distance: 309 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh

How can I find cheap flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh at eDreams?
Our search engines have found flights from 146€ for the route Cardiff - Edinburgh. At eDreams we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the cheapest 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 3.00 GBP, the same as in Cardiff, while train tickets costs 15% less in Edinburgh: 1.70 GBP against 2.00 GBP in Cardiff. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 15.00 GBP in Edinburgh, 50% more than the 10.00 GBP in Cardiff. The price of the coffee is around 1% more expensive in Edinburgh, with an average of 2.69 GBP , while in Cardiff the coffee costs 2.67 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from Cardiff to Edinburgh?
According to real customer data from our website, the most popular months to book a trip from Cardiff to Edinburgh are October, August and September.
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 1 month to fly to  Edinburgh from Cardiff in terms of searches from our cutomer, 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.

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