London to Edinburgh flight duration

What is the flight duration from London to Edinburgh?

On average there are 33 flights flying direct each day from London to Edinburgh. Below you will find the quickest flight duration, the average flight time and the longest flight duration.

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Depart
LHR
Arrive
EDI

Average direct flight time is 1 hours 24 minutes.

The fastest direct flight from London to Edinburgh is 1 hours 15 minutes.

A distance of 332 miles / 534 km

Related: Return journey Edinburgh to London flight duration

London to Edinburgh flight duration breakdown

  • Average flight duration: 1 hours 24 minutes
  • Shortest flight duration: 1 hours 15 minutes
  • Longest flight duration: 1 hours 40 minutes
  • Average daily flights: 33

Airport, Distances & Flight Duration Information

  • The average flight time from London to Edinburgh is 1 hours 24 minutes
  • Distance from London to Edinburgh is 332 miles / 534 km
  • London is served by 5 airports London Gatwick Airport (LGW), London Heathrow Airport (LHR), London Luton Airport (LTN), London Stansted Airport (STN), London City Airport (LCY)
  • Edinburgh is served by 1 airports Edinburgh Airport (EDI)
  • The currency in Edinburgh, United Kingdom is the British Pound

Airlines

British Airways
British Airways
Flybe
Flybe
Ryanair
Ryanair
SAS
SAS
Wizz Air
Wizz Air

DIRECT FLIGHTS

London Stansted to Edinburgh
Flying with easyJet
1 hours 15 minutes
London Luton to Edinburgh
Flying with easyJet
1 hours 15 minutes
London Gatwick to Edinburgh
Flying with British Airways
1 hours 20 minutes

Be prepared, as flight times can change depending on many factors such as, weather condition, wind speed, flight path and congestion in the air. Due to these factors the actual flight time could be less than 24 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.


INDIRECT FLIGHTS (multi stop)

London to Edinburgh flight time via Manchester | to via MAN
London to Manchester
1 hours 05 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
1 hours
Manchester to Edinburgh
1 hours 05 minutes
Total journey time
3 hours 10 minutes
London to Edinburgh flight time via Belfast City | to via BHD
London to Belfast City
1 hours 25 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
1 hours 45 minutes
Belfast City to Edinburgh
50 minutes
Total journey time
4 hours
London to Edinburgh flight time via Dublin | to via DUB
London to Dublin
1 hours 25 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
1 hours 25 minutes
Dublin to Edinburgh
1 hours 20 minutes
Total journey time
4 hours 10 minutes

Just remember indirect flights will always take longer than a direct flight as you are landing and taking off from at least one extra airport and taking off and landing is the most time comsuming part of any flight and is done at much lower speeds.

The total travel time of a indirect / multi-stop flight from Poole to London can vary greatly depending on what route you take to get to London and how long you have to wait for your connecting flight.


London & Edinburgh local time and timezones

Edinburgh, United Kingdom and London, United Kingdom have the same time

Date and time in London, United Kingdom:
03:11 Wed, 5 Aug, 2020,
London Timezone: BST (+01:00)

Date and time in Edinburgh, United Kingdom:
03:11 Wed, 5 Aug, 2020,
London Timezone: BST (+01:00)


Planning a trip or just interested to find out the flight time between London, United Kingdom and Edinburgh, United Kingdom? Be prepared, as flight times can change depending on many factors such as, weather condition, wind speed, flight path and congestion in the air. Due to these factors the actual flight time could be less than 1 hours 24 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.